#E5E7EF Hex Code

Color Name: Bright Gray

What is hex #E5E7EF Color?

Bright Gray (Hex code: E5E7EF) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #E5E7EF is Bright Gray. The RGB values are (229, 231, 239) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:4 M:3 Y:0 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E5E7EF has a hue of 228°, 4% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Hex #E5E7EF Color Codes

Color NameBright Gray
RGB Values(229, 231, 239)
CMYK Values(4%, 3%, 0%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(228°, 4%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#CCFFFF
Inverse Color#1A1810 [Black Chocolate]
Closest Pantone®656 C
Closest RAL9003 [Signal white]
Complementary Color#EFEDE5 [Alabaster]
#E5E7EF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E9E9E9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E7E7E7
Weighted Average (Luma)#E7E7E7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ECECEC

Hex #E5E7EF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E5E7EF. Complementary color is EFEDE5

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E5E7EF is #EFEDE5 which is called Alabaster. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E5E7EF color is offered by #EFEDE5. 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 (E5E7EF, E8E5EF and E5ECEF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E5E7EF are #E8E5EF and #E5ECEF, called Bright Gray and Bright Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E5E7EF 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 (E5E7EF, EFE8E5 and ECEFE5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E5E7EF are #EFE8E5 (Alabaster) and #ECEFE5 (Alabaster). 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 (E5E7EF, EFE5E7 and E7EFE5)

Triadic Palette

#E5E7EF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EFE5E7 (Platinum) and #E7EFE5 (Alabaster) along with #E5E7EF, 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 (E5E7EF, EFE5E7, EFEDE5 and E5EFED)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E5E7EF has #EFE5E7 (Platinum), #EFEDE5 (Alabaster) and #E5EFED (Bright 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.

Square color palette with (E5E7EF, EFE5EC, EFEDE5 and E5EFE8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E5E7EF contains #EFE5EC (Bright Gray), #EFEDE5 (Alabaster) and #E5EFE8 (Bright 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #E5E7EF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E5E7EF 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.

Shades of Bright Gray Color


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#E5E7EF Color Patterns

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    Bright Gray Gingham Checks

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    Bright Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Bright Gray Polka Dots Pattern

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    Bright Gray Honeycomb Pattern

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    Bright Gray Leaves Pattern

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    Bright Gray Houndstooth Pattern

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    Bright Gray Trellis Pattern

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    Bright Gray Plaid Pattern

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.