#DEDEDD Hex Code

Color Name: Gainsboro

What is hex #DEDEDD Color?

Gainsboro (Hex code: DEDEDD) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #DEDEDD is Gainsboro. The RGB values are (222, 222, 221) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:1 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, #DEDEDD has a hue of 60°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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 #DEDEDD Color Codes

Color NameGainsboro
RGB Values(222, 222, 221)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 1%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 0%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#212122 [Raisin Black]
Closest Pantone®664 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#DDDDDE [Gainsboro]
#DEDEDD Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Luma)#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E8E8E8

Hex #DEDEDD Color Palettes

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

Complementary Palette

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

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #DEDEDD are #DEDEDD and #DEDEDD, called Gainsboro and Gainsboro, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #DEDEDD 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 (DEDEDD, DDDEDE and DEDDDE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #DEDEDD are #DDDEDE (Gainsboro) and #DEDDDE (Gainsboro). 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 (DEDEDD, DDDEDE and DEDDDE)

Triadic Palette

#DEDEDD triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DDDEDE (Gainsboro) and #DEDDDE (Gainsboro) along with #DEDEDD, 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 (DEDEDD, DDDEDE, DDDDDE and DEDDDD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #DEDEDD has #DDDEDE (Gainsboro), #DDDDDE (Gainsboro) and #DEDDDD (Gainsboro). 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 (DEDEDD, DDDEDE, DDDDDE and DEDDDE)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #DEDEDD contains #DDDEDE (Gainsboro), #DDDDDE (Gainsboro) and #DEDDDE (Gainsboro). 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 #DEDEDD Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #DEDEDD 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 Gainsboro Color


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  • Transperent 2c2c2c2C2C2C
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#DEDEDD Color Patterns

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    Gainsboro Gingham Checks

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    Gainsboro Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gainsboro Polka Dots Pattern

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    Gainsboro Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gainsboro Leaves Pattern

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    Gainsboro Houndstooth Pattern

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    Gainsboro Trellis Pattern

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    Gainsboro 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.