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Manhattan Gray Color

HEX #525150 / RGB (82, 81, 80)

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What is Manhattan Gray Color?

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Manhattan Gray has the hex code #525150. The equivalent RGB values are (82, 81, 80), 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:3 K:68. In the HSV/HSB scale, Manhattan Gray has a hue of 30°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 32%.
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.

Manhattan Gray is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Manhattan Gray Color Codes

Hex Code#525150
RGB Values(82, 81, 80)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 3%, 68%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 2%, 32%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#ADAEAF [Silver Chalice]
Closest Pantone®418 C
Closest RAL7043 [Traffic grey B]
Complementary Color#505152 [Davy's Grey]
Manhattan Gray Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#515151
Weighted Average (Most Common)#515151
Weighted Average (Luma)#515151
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#949494

Manhattan Gray Color Palettes

Manhattan Gray is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 525150. Complementary color is 505152

Complementary Palette

The complement of Manhattan Gray is Davy's Grey with the hex code #505152. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #525150 color is offered by #505152. 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 (525150, 525250 and 525050)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Manhattan Gray (#525150) are Davy's Grey (#525250) and Dark Liver (#525050). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Manhattan Gray 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 (525150, 505252 and 505052)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Manhattan Gray (#525150) are #505252 (Davy's Grey) and #505052 (Dark Liver). 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 (525150, 505251 and 515052)

Triadic Palette

Manhattan Gray triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #505251 (Davy's Grey) and #515052 (Dark Liver) along with #525150 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 (525150, 505251, 505152 and 525051)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Manhattan Gray has four colors - #505251 (Davy's Grey), #505152 (Davy's Grey) and #525051 (Dark Liver) in addition to the base color (#525150). 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 (525150, 505250, 505152 and 525052)

Square Palette

Manhattan Gray square color palette has #505250 (Dark Liver), #505152 (Davy's Grey) and #525052 (Dark Liver). 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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Rainbow color

Manhattan Gray Color Rainbow Palette

Our Manhattan Gray 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 Manhattan Gray Color


  • Transparent 757473757473
  • Transparent 868585868585
  • Transparent 979796979796
  • Transparent A9A8A8A9A8A8
  • Transparent BAB9B9BAB9B9
  • Transparent CBCBCBCBCBCB
  • Transparent DCDCDCDCDCDC
  • Transparent EEEEEEEEEEEE


  • Transparent 5B5A5A5B5A5A
  • Transparent 605F5E605F5E
  • Transparent 646463646463
  • Transparent 696968696968
  • Transparent 6E6D6D6E6D6D
  • Transparent 727272727272
  • Transparent 777776777776
  • Transparent 7B7B7B7B7B7B


  • Transparent 424140424140
  • Transparent 393938393938
  • Transparent 313130313130
  • Transparent 292928292928
  • Transparent 212020212020
  • Transparent 191818191818
  • Transparent 101010101010
  • Transparent 080808080808

Manhattan Gray Color Patterns

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    Manhattan Gray Gingham Checks

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    Manhattan Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Manhattan Gray Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Manhattan Gray Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Manhattan Gray Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Manhattan Gray Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Manhattan Gray Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Manhattan Gray Plaid Pattern

Manhattan Gray Color Interior Ideas

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