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#DDDCDA Hex Code

Color Name: Gainsboro

What is hex #DDDCDA Color?

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The color name of hex code #DDDCDA is Gainsboro. The RGB values are (221, 220, 218) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:1 Y:1 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, #DDDCDA has a hue of 40°, 1% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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 #DDDCDA Color Codes

Color NameGainsboro
RGB Values(221, 220, 218)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 1%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 1%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#222325 [Raisin Black]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 1 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#DADBDD [Gainsboro]
#DDDCDA Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Luma)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E7E7E7

Hex #DDDCDA Color Palettes

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

Complementary Palette

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

Analogous color palette with (DDDCDA, DDDDDA and DDDBDA)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #DDDCDA are #DDDDDA and #DDDBDA, called Gainsboro and Gainsboro, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #DDDCDA 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 (DDDCDA, DADDDD and DBDADD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #DDDCDA are #DADDDD (Gainsboro) and #DBDADD (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 (DDDCDA, DADDDC and DCDADD)

Triadic Palette

#DDDCDA triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DADDDC (Gainsboro) and #DCDADD (Gainsboro) along with #DDDCDA, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (DDDCDA, DADDDC, DADBDD and DDDADB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #DDDCDA has #DADDDC (Gainsboro), #DADBDD (Gainsboro) and #DDDADB (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.

Square color palette with (DDDCDA, DADDDB, DADBDD and DDDADD)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #DDDCDA contains #DADDDB (Gainsboro), #DADBDD (Gainsboro) and #DDDADD (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 #DDDCDA Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #DDDCDA 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of DDDCDA Color


  • Transparent E4E3E1E4E3E1
  • Transparent E7E7E5E7E7E5
  • Transparent EBEAE9EBEAE9
  • Transparent EEEEEDEEEEED
  • Transparent F1F1F0F1F1F0
  • Transparent F5F5F4F5F5F4
  • Transparent F8F8F8F8F8F8
  • Transparent FCFCFBFCFCFB


  • Transparent CACAC8CACAC8
  • Transparent C1C0BFC1C0BF
  • Transparent B8B7B6B8B7B6
  • Transparent AFAEADAFAEAD
  • Transparent A5A5A4A5A5A4
  • Transparent 9C9C9B9C9C9B
  • Transparent 939292939292
  • Transparent 898989898989


  • Transparent B1B0AEB1B0AE
  • Transparent 9B9A999B9A99
  • Transparent 858483858483
  • Transparent 6F6E6D6F6E6D
  • Transparent 585857585857
  • Transparent 424241424241
  • Transparent 2C2C2C2C2C2C
  • Transparent 161616161616

#DDDCDA Color Patterns

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    #DDDCDA Honeycomb Pattern

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    #DDDCDA Leaves Pattern

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    #DDDCDA Houndstooth Pattern

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    #DDDCDA Trellis Pattern

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    #DDDCDA Plaid Pattern

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