#D6D5D3 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Gray

What is hex #D6D5D3 Color?

Light Gray (Hex code: D6D5D3) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #D6D5D3 is Light Gray. The RGB values are (214, 213, 211) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:1 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, #D6D5D3 has a hue of 40°, 1% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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 #D6D5D3 Color Codes

Color NameLight Gray
RGB Values(214, 213, 211)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 1%, 16%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 1%, 84%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#292A2C [Charleston Green]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 1 C
Closest RAL9002 [Grey white]
Complementary Color#D3D4D6 [Light Gray]
#D6D5D3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D5D5D5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D5D5D5
Weighted Average (Luma)#D5D5D5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E4E4E4

Hex #D6D5D3 Color Palettes

D6D5D3 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of D6D5D3. Complementary color is D3D4D6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #D6D5D3 is #D3D4D6 which is called Light Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D6D5D3 color is offered by #D3D4D6. 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 (D6D5D3, D6D6D3 and D6D4D3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #D6D5D3 are #D6D6D3 and #D6D4D3, called Light Gray and Light Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #D6D5D3 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 (D6D5D3, D3D6D6 and D4D3D6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #D6D5D3 are #D3D6D6 (Light Gray) and #D4D3D6 (Light Gray). 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 (D6D5D3, D3D6D5 and D5D3D6)

Triadic Palette

#D6D5D3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D3D6D5 (Light Gray) and #D5D3D6 (Light Gray) along with #D6D5D3, 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 (D6D5D3, D3D6D5, D3D4D6 and D6D3D4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #D6D5D3 has #D3D6D5 (Light Gray), #D3D4D6 (Light Gray) and #D6D3D4 (Light 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 (D6D5D3, D3D6D4, D3D4D6 and D6D3D6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #D6D5D3 contains #D3D6D4 (Light Gray), #D3D4D6 (Light Gray) and #D6D3D6 (Light 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 #D6D5D3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #D6D5D3 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.

#D6D5D3 Color Patterns

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    Light Gray Gingham Checks

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    Light Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Light Gray Polka Dots Pattern

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    Light Gray Honeycomb Pattern

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    Light Gray Leaves Pattern

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    Light Gray Houndstooth Pattern

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    Light Gray Trellis Pattern

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    Light 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.