#D9D7E3 Hex Code

Color Name: Gainsboro

What is hex #D9D7E3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #D9D7E3 is Gainsboro. The RGB values are (217, 215, 227) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:4 M:5 Y:0 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #D9D7E3 has a hue of 250°, 5% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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 #D9D7E3 Color Codes

Color NameGainsboro
RGB Values(217, 215, 227)
CMYK Values(4%, 5%, 0%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(250°, 5%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#26281C [Pine Tree]
Closest Pantone®5315 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#E1E3D7 [White Coffee]
#D9D7E3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Luma)#D8D8D8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E5E5E5

Hex #D9D7E3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D9D7E3. Complementary color is E1E3D7

Complementary Palette

The complement of #D9D7E3 is #E1E3D7 which is called White Coffee. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D9D7E3 color is offered by #E1E3D7. 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.

D9D7E3 E1E3D7
Analogous color palette with (D9D7E3, DFD7E3 and D7DBE3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #D9D7E3 are #DFD7E3 and #D7DBE3, called Gainsboro and Gainsboro, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #D9D7E3 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (D9D7E3, E3DFD7 and DBE3D7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #D9D7E3 are #E3DFD7 (White Coffee) and #DBE3D7 (Gainsboro). 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.

Triadic color palette with (D9D7E3, E3D9D7 and D7E3D9)

Triadic Palette

#D9D7E3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E3D9D7 (White Coffee) and #D7E3D9 (Gainsboro) along with #D9D7E3, 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.

D9D7E3 E3D9D7 D7E3D9
Tetradic color palette with (D9D7E3, E3D9D7, E1E3D7 and D7E1E3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #D9D7E3 has #E3D9D7 (White Coffee), #E1E3D7 (White Coffee) and #D7E1E3 (Gainsboro). 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.

D9D7E3 E3D9D7 E1E3D7 D7E1E3
Square color palette with (D9D7E3, E3D7DB, E1E3D7 and D7E3DF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #D9D7E3 contains #E3D7DB (Gainsboro), #E1E3D7 (White Coffee) and #D7E3DF (Gainsboro). 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #D9D7E3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #D9D7E3 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.

D9D7E3 E3D7E3 E3D7D8 E3E0D7 DCE3D7 D7E3DC D7DFE3

Tints, Tones & Shades of D9D7E3 Color


  • Transparent E1DFE9E1DFE9
  • Transparent E4E3EBE4E3EB
  • Transparent E8E7EEE8E7EE
  • Transparent ECEBF1ECEBF1
  • Transparent F0EFF4F0EFF4
  • Transparent F4F3F7F4F3F7
  • Transparent F7F7F9F7F7F9
  • Transparent FBFBFCFBFBFC


  • Transparent C7C6CFC7C6CF
  • Transparent BEBDC5BEBDC5
  • Transparent B5B4BBB5B4BB
  • Transparent ADACB2ADACB2
  • Transparent A4A3A8A4A3A8
  • Transparent 9B9A9E9B9A9E
  • Transparent 929194929194
  • Transparent 89898A89898A


  • Transparent AEACB6AEACB6
  • Transparent 98979F98979F
  • Transparent 828188828188
  • Transparent 6D6C726D6C72
  • Transparent 57565B57565B
  • Transparent 414144414144
  • Transparent 2B2B2D2B2B2D
  • Transparent 161617161617

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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.

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