#BEB9BF Hex Code

Color Name: Gray (X11)

What is hex #BEB9BF Color?

Gray (X11) (Hex code: BEB9BF) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #BEB9BF is Gray (X11). The RGB values are (190, 185, 191) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:3 Y:0 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BEB9BF has a hue of 290°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
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 #BEB9BF Color Codes

Color NameGray (X11)
RGB Values(190, 185, 191)
CMYK Values(1%, 3%, 0%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(290°, 3%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#414640 [Rifle Green]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 4 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#BABFB9 [Gray (X11)]
#BEB9BF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Luma)#BABABA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Hex #BEB9BF Color Palettes

BEB9BF is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of BEB9BF. Complementary color is BABFB9

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BEB9BF is #BABFB9 which is called Gray (X11). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BEB9BF color is offered by #BABFB9. 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 (BEB9BF, BFB9BD and BBB9BF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BEB9BF are #BFB9BD and #BBB9BF, called Gray (X11) and Gray (X11), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BEB9BF 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 (BEB9BF, BDBFB9 and B9BFBB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BEB9BF are #BDBFB9 (Gray (X11)) and #B9BFBB (Gray (X11)). 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 (BEB9BF, BFBEB9 and B9BFBE)

Triadic Palette

#BEB9BF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BFBEB9 (Gray (X11)) and #B9BFBE (Gray (X11)) along with #BEB9BF, 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 (BEB9BF, BFBEB9, BABFB9 and B9BABF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BEB9BF has #BFBEB9 (Gray (X11)), #BABFB9 (Gray (X11)) and #B9BABF (Gray (X11)). 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 (BEB9BF, BFBBB9, BABFB9 and B9BDBF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BEB9BF contains #BFBBB9 (Gray (X11)), #BABFB9 (Gray (X11)) and #B9BDBF (Gray (X11)). 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 #BEB9BF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BEB9BF 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 Gray (X11) Color


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  • Transperent f2f1f2F2F1F2
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  • Transperent b2aeb2B2AEB2
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  • Transperent a5a2a6A5A2A6
  • Transperent 9f9da09F9DA0
  • Transperent 999799999799
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  • Transperent 5f5d605F5D60
  • Transperent 4c4a4c4C4A4C
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#BEB9BF Color Patterns

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    Gray (X11) Gingham Checks

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    Gray (X11) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gray (X11) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Gray (X11) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gray (X11) Leaves Pattern

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    Gray (X11) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Gray (X11) Trellis Pattern

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    Gray (X11) 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.