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Mystic Gray Color

HEX #9996A1 / RGB (153, 150, 161)

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What is Mystic Gray Color?

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Mystic Gray has the hex code #9996A1. The equivalent RGB values are (153, 150, 161), which means it is composed of 33% red, 32% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:5 M:7 Y:0 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mystic Gray has a hue of 256°, 7% saturation and a brightness value of 63%.
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.

Mystic 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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Mystic Gray Color Codes

Hex Code#9996A1
RGB Values(153, 150, 161)
CMYK Values(5%, 7%, 0%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(256°, 7%, 63%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#66695E [Granite Gray]
Closest Pantone®7660 C
Closest RAL7004 [Signal grey]
Complementary Color#9EA196 [Spanish Gray]
Mystic Gray Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#989898
Weighted Average (Luma)#979797
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Mystic Gray Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9996A1. Complementary color is 9EA196

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mystic Gray is Spanish Gray with the hex code #9EA196. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9996A1 color is offered by #9EA196. 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 (9996A1, 9F96A1 and 9699A1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mystic Gray (#9996A1) are Spanish Gray (#9F96A1) and Manatee (#9699A1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mystic 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 (9996A1, A19F96 and 99A196)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mystic Gray (#9996A1) are #A19F96 (Spanish Gray) and #99A196 (Spanish 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.

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Triadic color palette with (9996A1, A19996 and 96A199)

Triadic Palette

Mystic Gray triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A19996 (Spanish Gray) and #96A199 (Morning Blue) along with #9996A1 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 (9996A1, A19996, 9EA196 and 969EA1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mystic Gray has four colors - #A19996 (Spanish Gray), #9EA196 (Spanish Gray) and #969EA1 (Manatee) in addition to the base color (#9996A1). 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 (9996A1, A19699, 9EA196 and 96A19F)

Square Palette

Mystic Gray square color palette has #A19699 (Spanish Gray), #9EA196 (Spanish Gray) and #96A19F (Morning Blue). 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

Mystic Gray Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mystic 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 Mystic Gray Color


  • Transparent ADABB4ADABB4
  • Transparent B8B6BDB8B6BD
  • Transparent C2C0C7C2C0C7
  • Transparent CCCBD0CCCBD0
  • Transparent D6D5D9D6D5D9
  • Transparent E0E0E3E0E0E3
  • Transparent EBEAECEBEAEC
  • Transparent F5F5F6F5F5F6


  • Transparent 94929A94929A
  • Transparent 928F97928F97
  • Transparent 8F8D948F8D94
  • Transparent 8D8B918D8B91
  • Transparent 8A898D8A898D
  • Transparent 88878A88878A
  • Transparent 858487858487
  • Transparent 838283838283


  • Transparent 7A78817A7881
  • Transparent 6B69716B6971
  • Transparent 5C5A615C5A61
  • Transparent 4D4B514D4B51
  • Transparent 3D3C403D3C40
  • Transparent 2E2D302E2D30
  • Transparent 1F1E201F1E20
  • Transparent 0F0F100F0F10

Mystic Gray Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mystic Gray Plaid Pattern

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