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Light Silver Color

HEX #E1E1E1 / RGB (225, 225, 225)

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What is Light Silver Color?

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Light Silver has the hex code #E1E1E1. The equivalent RGB values are (225, 225, 225), 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:0 K:12. In the HSV/HSB scale, Light Silver has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 88%.
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.

Light Silver color comes from the Printer Working Group (PWG) list. Use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values in HTML and CSS code.

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Light Silver Color Codes

Hex Code#E1E1E1
RGB Values(225, 225, 225)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 12%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 88%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1E1E1E [Eerie Black]
Closest Pantone®663 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#E1E1E1 [Chinese White]
Light Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E1E1E1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E1E1E1
Weighted Average (Luma)#E1E1E1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E9E9E9

Light Silver Color Palettes

Light Silver is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of E1E1E1. Complementary color is E1E1E1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Light Silver is Chinese White with the hex code #E1E1E1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E1E1E1 color is offered by #E1E1E1. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (E1E1E1, E1E1E1 and E1E1E1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Light Silver (#E1E1E1) are Chinese White (#E1E1E1) and Chinese White (#E1E1E1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Light Silver with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (E1E1E1, E1E1E1 and E1E1E1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Light Silver (#E1E1E1) are #E1E1E1 (Chinese White) and #E1E1E1 (Chinese White). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (E1E1E1, E1E1E1 and E1E1E1)

Triadic Palette

Light Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E1E1E1 (Chinese White) and #E1E1E1 (Chinese White) along with #E1E1E1 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (E1E1E1, E1E1E1, E1E1E1 and E1E1E1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Light Silver has four colors - #E1E1E1 (Chinese White), #E1E1E1 (Chinese White) and #E1E1E1 (Chinese White) in addition to the base color (#E1E1E1). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (E1E1E1, E1E1E1, E1E1E1 and E1E1E1)

Square Palette

Light Silver square color palette has #E1E1E1 (Chinese White), #E1E1E1 (Chinese White) and #E1E1E1 (Chinese White). 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.

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Light Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Light Silver rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Light Silver Color


  • Transparent E7E7E7E7E7E7
  • Transparent EAEAEAEAEAEA
  • Transparent EDEDEDEDEDED
  • Transparent F0F0F0F0F0F0
  • Transparent F3F3F3F3F3F3
  • Transparent F6F6F6F6F6F6
  • Transparent F9F9F9F9F9F9
  • Transparent FCFCFCFCFCFC


  • Transparent CECECECECECE
  • Transparent C4C4C4C4C4C4
  • Transparent BABABABABABA
  • Transparent B1B1B1B1B1B1
  • Transparent A7A7A7A7A7A7
  • Transparent 9D9D9D9D9D9D
  • Transparent 939393939393
  • Transparent 8A8A8A8A8A8A


  • Transparent B4B4B4B4B4B4
  • Transparent 9E9E9E9E9E9E
  • Transparent 878787878787
  • Transparent 717171717171
  • Transparent 5A5A5A5A5A5A
  • Transparent 444444444444
  • Transparent 2D2D2D2D2D2D
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Light Silver Color Patterns

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    Light Silver Gingham Checks

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    Light Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Light Silver Polka Dots Pattern

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    Light Silver Honeycomb Pattern

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    Light Silver Leaves Pattern

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    Light Silver Houndstooth Pattern

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    Light Silver Trellis Pattern

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    Light Silver Plaid Pattern

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