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Muted Silver Color

HEX #CBCBCB / RGB (203, 203, 203)

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What is Muted Silver Color?

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Muted Silver has the hex code #CBCBCB. The equivalent RGB values are (203, 203, 203), 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:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, Muted Silver has a hue of 359°, 0% 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.

Muted Silver color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, muted silver can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Muted Silver Color Codes

RGB Values(203, 203, 203)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#343434 [Jet]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 3 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#CBCBCB [Chinese Silver]
Muted Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Luma)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DFDFDF

Muted Silver Color Palettes

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

Complementary Palette

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

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Muted Silver (#CBCBCB) are Chinese Silver (#CBCBCB) and Chinese Silver (#CBCBCB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Muted 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.

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

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Muted Silver (#CBCBCB) are #CBCBCB (Chinese Silver) and #CBCBCB (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 (CBCBCB, CBCBCB and CBCBCB)

Triadic Palette

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

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Muted Silver has four colors - #CBCBCB (Chinese Silver), #CBCBCB (Chinese Silver) and #CBCBCB (Chinese Silver) in addition to the base color (#CBCBCB). 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.

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

Square Palette

Muted Silver square color palette has #CBCBCB (Chinese Silver), #CBCBCB (Chinese Silver) and #CBCBCB (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

Muted Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Muted 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Muted Silver Color


  • Transparent D5D5D5D5D5D5
  • Transparent DBDBDBDBDBDB
  • Transparent E0E0E0E0E0E0
  • Transparent E5E5E5E5E5E5
  • Transparent EAEAEAEAEAEA
  • Transparent EFEFEFEFEFEF
  • Transparent F5F5F5F5F5F5
  • Transparent FAFAFAFAFAFA


  • Transparent BCBCBCBCBCBC
  • Transparent B5B5B5B5B5B5
  • Transparent ADADADADADAD
  • Transparent A6A6A6A6A6A6
  • Transparent 9E9E9E9E9E9E
  • Transparent 979797979797
  • Transparent 8F8F8F8F8F8F
  • Transparent 888888888888


  • Transparent A2A2A2A2A2A2
  • Transparent 8E8E8E8E8E8E
  • Transparent 7A7A7A7A7A7A
  • Transparent 666666666666
  • Transparent 515151515151
  • Transparent 3D3D3D3D3D3D
  • Transparent 292929292929
  • Transparent 141414141414

Muted Silver Color Patterns

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    Muted Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Silver Plaid Pattern

Muted Silver Color Interior Ideas

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