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#C9C2C5 Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Silver

What is hex #C9C2C5 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C9C2C5 is Pale Silver. The RGB values are (201, 194, 197) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:2 K:21. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C9C2C5 has a hue of 334°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 79%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #C9C2C5 Color Codes

Color NamePale Silver
RGB Values(201, 194, 197)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 2%, 21%)
HSV/HSB Values(334°, 3%, 79%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#363D3A [Onyx]
Closest Pantone®434 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#C2C9C6 [Silver Sand]
#C9C2C5 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DCDCDC

Hex #C9C2C5 Color Palettes

C9C2C5 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of C9C2C5. Complementary color is C2C9C6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C9C2C5 is #C2C9C6 which is called Silver Sand. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C9C2C5 color is offered by #C2C9C6. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (C9C2C5, C9C3C2 and C9C2C9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C9C2C5 are #C9C3C2 and #C9C2C9, called Pale Silver and Lavender Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C9C2C5 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (C9C2C5, C2C9C3 and C2C9C9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C9C2C5 are #C2C9C3 (Silver Sand) and #C2C9C9 (Lavender Gray). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (C9C2C5, C5C9C2 and C2C5C9)

Triadic Palette

#C9C2C5 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C5C9C2 (Silver Sand) and #C2C5C9 (Lavender Gray) along with #C9C2C5, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (C9C2C5, C5C9C2, C2C9C6 and C6C2C9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C9C2C5 has #C5C9C2 (Silver Sand), #C2C9C6 (Silver Sand) and #C6C2C9 (Lavender Gray). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (C9C2C5, C9C9C2, C2C9C6 and C3C2C9)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C9C2C5 contains #C9C9C2 (Pastel Gray), #C2C9C6 (Silver Sand) and #C3C2C9 (Lavender Gray). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Hex #C9C2C5 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C9C2C5 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of C9C2C5 Color


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  • Transparent D9D4D6D9D4D6
  • Transparent DFDADCDFDADC
  • Transparent E4E1E2E4E1E2
  • Transparent E9E7E8E9E7E8
  • Transparent EFEDEEEFEDEE
  • Transparent F4F3F3F4F3F3
  • Transparent FAF9F9FAF9F9


  • Transparent BAB5B7BAB5B7
  • Transparent B3AEB0B3AEB0
  • Transparent ACA8A9ACA8A9
  • Transparent A5A1A3A5A1A3
  • Transparent 9D9A9C9D9A9C
  • Transparent 969495969495
  • Transparent 8F8D8E8F8D8E
  • Transparent 878787878787


  • Transparent A19B9EA19B9E
  • Transparent 8D888A8D888A
  • Transparent 797476797476
  • Transparent 656163656163
  • Transparent 504E4F504E4F
  • Transparent 3C3A3B3C3A3B
  • Transparent 282727282727
  • Transparent 141314141314

#C9C2C5 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.