#CCCBC9 Hex Code

Color Name: Chinese Silver

What is hex #CCCBC9 Color?

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The color name of hex code #CCCBC9 is Chinese Silver. The RGB values are (204, 203, 201) 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:2 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CCCBC9 has a hue of 40°, 1% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #CCCBC9 Color Codes

Color NameChinese Silver
RGB Values(204, 203, 201)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 2%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 1%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#333436 [Jet]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 3 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#C9CACC [Chinese Silver]
#CCCBC9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CBCBCB
Desaturated#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Luma)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DFDFDF

Hex #CCCBC9 Color Palettes

CCCBC9 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of CCCBC9. Complementary color is C9CACC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CCCBC9 is #C9CACC which is called Chinese Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CCCBC9 color is offered by #C9CACC. 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 (CCCBC9, CCCCC9 and CCCAC9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CCCBC9 are #CCCCC9 and #CCCAC9, called Chinese Silver and Chinese Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CCCBC9 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 (CCCBC9, C9CCCC and CAC9CC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CCCBC9 are #C9CCCC (Chinese Silver) and #CAC9CC (Chinese Silver). 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 (CCCBC9, C9CCCB and CBC9CC)

Triadic Palette

#CCCBC9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C9CCCB (Chinese Silver) and #CBC9CC (Chinese Silver) along with #CCCBC9, 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 (CCCBC9, C9CCCB, C9CACC and CCC9CA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CCCBC9 has #C9CCCB (Chinese Silver), #C9CACC (Chinese Silver) and #CCC9CA (Chinese Silver). 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 (CCCBC9, C9CCCA, C9CACC and CCC9CC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CCCBC9 contains #C9CCCA (Chinese Silver), #C9CACC (Chinese Silver) and #CCC9CC (Chinese Silver). 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 #CCCBC9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CCCBC9 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.

#CCCBC9 Color Patterns

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    Chinese Silver Gingham Checks

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    Chinese Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Chinese Silver Polka Dots Pattern

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    Chinese Silver Honeycomb Pattern

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    Chinese Silver Leaves Pattern

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    Chinese Silver Houndstooth Pattern

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    Chinese Silver Trellis Pattern

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    Chinese Silver 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.