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Pewter Grey Color

HEX #4F5F76 / RGB (79, 95, 118)

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What is Pewter Grey Color?

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Pewter Grey has the hex code #4F5F76. The equivalent RGB values are (79, 95, 118), which means it is composed of 27% red, 33% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:33 M:20 Y:0 K:54. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pewter Grey has a hue of 215°, 33% saturation and a brightness value of 46%.
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.

Pewter Grey is an RAL Design color with the number 270 40 15. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Pewter Grey hex code is #4F5F76 with equivalent RGB (79, 95, 118). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Pewter Grey Color Codes

Hex Code#4F5F76
RGB Values(79, 95, 118)
CMYK Values(33%, 20%, 0%, 54%)
HSV/HSB Values(215°, 33%, 46%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#B0A089 [Grullo]
Closest Pantone®5275 C
Closest RAL7031 [Blue grey]
Complementary Color#76664F [Boy Red]
Pewter Grey Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#616161
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9D9D9D

Pewter Grey Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4F5F76. Complementary color is 76664F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pewter Grey is Boy Red with the hex code #76664F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4F5F76 color is offered by #76664F. 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 (4F5F76, 534F76 and 4F7376)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pewter Grey (#4F5F76) are Purple Navy (#534F76) and Dark Electric Blue (#4F7376). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pewter Grey 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 (4F5F76, 76534F and 73764F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pewter Grey (#4F5F76) are #76534F (Tuscan Red) and #73764F (Gold Fusion). 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 (4F5F76, 764F5F and 5F764F)

Triadic Palette

Pewter Grey triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #764F5F (Deep Taupe) and #5F764F (Axolotl) along with #4F5F76 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 (4F5F76, 764F5F, 76664F and 4F7666)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pewter Grey has four colors - #764F5F (Deep Taupe), #76664F (Boy Red) and #4F7666 (Hooker's Green) in addition to the base color (#4F5F76). 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 (4F5F76, 764F73, 76664F and 4F7653)

Square Palette

Pewter Grey square color palette has #764F73 (Twilight Lavender), #76664F (Boy Red) and #4F7653 (Fern Green). 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

Pewter Grey Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pewter Grey 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 Pewter Grey Color


  • Transparent 727F91727F91
  • Transparent 848F9F848F9F
  • Transparent 959FAD959FAD
  • Transparent A7AFBBA7AFBB
  • Transparent B9BFC8B9BFC8
  • Transparent CACFD6CACFD6
  • Transparent DCDFE4DCDFE4
  • Transparent EDEFF1EDEFF1


  • Transparent 596678596678
  • Transparent 5E69795E6979
  • Transparent 636C7A636C7A
  • Transparent 68707B68707B
  • Transparent 6C737C6C737C
  • Transparent 71767D71767D
  • Transparent 76797E76797E
  • Transparent 7B7D7F7B7D7F


  • Transparent 3F4C5E3F4C5E
  • Transparent 374353374353
  • Transparent 2F39472F3947
  • Transparent 28303B28303B
  • Transparent 20262F20262F
  • Transparent 181D23181D23
  • Transparent 101318101318
  • Transparent 080A0C080A0C

Pewter Grey Color Patterns

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    Pewter Grey Gingham Checks

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    Pewter Grey Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pewter Grey Polka Dots Pattern

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    Pewter Grey Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pewter Grey Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pewter Grey Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pewter Grey Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pewter Grey Plaid Pattern

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