#E8ECED Hex Code

Color Name: Bright Gray

What is hex #E8ECED Color?

Bright Gray (Hex code: E8ECED) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #E8ECED is Bright Gray. The RGB values are (232, 236, 237) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:0 Y:0 K:7. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E8ECED has a hue of 192°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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 #E8ECED Color Codes

Color NameBright Gray
RGB Values(232, 236, 237)
CMYK Values(2%, 0%, 0%, 7%)
HSV/HSB Values(192°, 2%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#171312 [Chinese Black]
Closest Pantone®656 C
Closest RAL9003 [Signal white]
Complementary Color#EDE9E8 [Bright Gray]
#E8ECED Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#EBEBEB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#EBEBEB
Weighted Average (Luma)#EBEBEB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EEEEEE

Hex #E8ECED Color Palettes

E8ECED is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of E8ECED. Complementary color is EDE9E8

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E8ECED is #EDE9E8 which is called Bright Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E8ECED color is offered by #EDE9E8. 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 (E8ECED, E8EAED and E8EDEC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E8ECED are #E8EAED and #E8EDEC, called Bright Gray and Bright Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E8ECED 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 (E8ECED, EDE8EA and EDECE8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E8ECED are #EDE8EA (Bright Gray) and #EDECE8 (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 (E8ECED, EDE8EC and ECEDE8)

Triadic Palette

#E8ECED triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EDE8EC (Bright Gray) and #ECEDE8 (Alabaster) along with #E8ECED, 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 (E8ECED, EDE8EC, EDE9E8 and E8EDE9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E8ECED has #EDE8EC (Bright Gray), #EDE9E8 (Bright Gray) and #E8EDE9 (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 (E8ECED, ECE8ED, EDE9E8 and EAEDE8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E8ECED contains #ECE8ED (Bright Gray), #EDE9E8 (Bright Gray) and #EAEDE8 (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 #E8ECED Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E8ECED 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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#E8ECED 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.