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New Silver Color

HEX #B9C3B9 / RGB (185, 195, 185)

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What is New Silver Color?

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New Silver has the hex code #B9C3B9. The equivalent RGB values are (185, 195, 185), which means it is composed of 33% red, 35% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:5 M:0 Y:5 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, New Silver has a hue of 120°, 5% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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.

New Silver 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the New Silver CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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New Silver Color Codes

Hex Code#B9C3B9
RGB Values(185, 195, 185)
CMYK Values(5%, 0%, 5%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(120°, 5%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#463C46 [Purple Taupe]
Closest Pantone®5665 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#C3B9C3 [Argent]
New Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BCBCBC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Luma)#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

New Silver Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B9C3B9. Complementary color is C3B9C3

Complementary Palette

The complement of New Silver is Argent with the hex code #C3B9C3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B9C3B9 color is offered by #C3B9C3. 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.

B9C3B9 C3B9C3
Analogous color palette with (B9C3B9, B9C3BE and BEC3B9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of New Silver (#B9C3B9) are Gray (X11) (#B9C3BE) and Gray (X11) (#BEC3B9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of New 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 (B9C3B9, BEB9C3 and C3B9BE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of New Silver (#B9C3B9) are #BEB9C3 (Gray (X11)) and #C3B9BE (Gray (X11)). 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 (B9C3B9, B9B9C3 and C3B9B9)

Triadic Palette

New Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B9B9C3 (Gray (X11)) and #C3B9B9 (Gray (X11)) along with #B9C3B9 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 (B9C3B9, B9B9C3, C3B9C3 and C3C3B9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of New Silver has four colors - #B9B9C3 (Gray (X11)), #C3B9C3 (Argent) and #C3C3B9 (Pale Silver) in addition to the base color (#B9C3B9). 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.

B9C3B9 B9B9C3 C3B9C3 C3C3B9
Square color palette with (B9C3B9, B9BEC3, C3B9C3 and C3BEB9)

Square Palette

New Silver square color palette has #B9BEC3 (Silver Sand), #C3B9C3 (Argent) and #C3BEB9 (Pale 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

New Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our New 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 New Silver Color


  • Transparent C7CFC7C7CFC7
  • Transparent CED5CECED5CE
  • Transparent D5DBD5D5DBD5
  • Transparent DCE1DCDCE1DC
  • Transparent E3E7E3E3E7E3
  • Transparent EAEDEAEAEDEA
  • Transparent F1F3F1F1F3F1
  • Transparent F8F9F8F8F9F8


  • Transparent AEB6AEAEB6AE
  • Transparent A8AFA8A8AFA8
  • Transparent A2A8A2A2A8A2
  • Transparent 9DA29D9DA29D
  • Transparent 979B97979B97
  • Transparent 919491919491
  • Transparent 8B8D8B8B8D8B
  • Transparent 868786868786


  • Transparent 949C94949C94
  • Transparent 828982828982
  • Transparent 6F756F6F756F
  • Transparent 5D625D5D625D
  • Transparent 4A4E4A4A4E4A
  • Transparent 383B38383B38
  • Transparent 252725252725
  • Transparent 131413131413

New Silver Color Patterns

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    New Silver Gingham Checks

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    New Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Silver Plaid Pattern

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