Platinum Grey

HEX #979392 / RGB (151, 147, 146)

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What is Platinum Grey Color?

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Platinum Grey color hex code is #979392 and RGB (151, 147, 146). As per HSB/HSV model, the color has a hue of 12°, saturation of 3% and a brightness of 59%. The CMYK values of Platinum Grey are C:0 M:3 Y:3 K:41.

Platinum Grey comes from the RAL Classic list and is numbered 7036. For HTML and CSS, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color codes.

Please note: RAL colors displayed on the screen are close approximates to the actual color because of the variations in brightness and contrast. The same hold true for these colors printed out on standard printers where the variations in the quality of paper, ink and the device may produce different results.

Platinum Grey Color Codes

Hex Code#979392
RGB Values(151, 147, 146)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 3%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 3%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#686C6D [Dim Gray]
Closest Pantone®7538 C
RAL7036
Complementary Color#929697 [Spanish Gray]
Platinum Grey Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#949494
Desaturated#959595
Weighted Average (Most Common)#949494
Weighted Average (Luma)#949494
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C2C2C2

Platinum Grey Color Palettes

Platinum Grey is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 979392. Complementary color is 929697

Complementary Palette

The complement of Platinum Grey is Spanish Gray with the hex code #929697. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #979392 color is offered by #929697. 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 (979392, 979692 and 979294)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Platinum Grey (#979392) are Spanish Gray (#979692) and Spanish Gray (#979294). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Platinum 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (979392, 929796 and 929497)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Platinum Grey (#979392) are #929796 (Spanish Gray) and #929497 (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.

Triadic color palette with (979392, 929793 and 939297)

Triadic Palette

Platinum Grey triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #929793 (Spanish Gray) and #939297 (Spanish Gray) along with #979392 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 (979392, 929793, 929697 and 979296)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Platinum Grey has four colors - #929793 (Spanish Gray), #929697 (Spanish Gray) and #979296 (Spanish Gray) in addition to the base color (#979392). 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 (979392, 949792, 929697 and 969297)

Square Palette

Platinum Grey square color palette has #949792 (Spanish Gray), #929697 (Spanish Gray) and #969297 (Spanish Gray). 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

Platinum Grey Color Rainbow Palette

Our Platinum 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Platinum Grey Color

Tints

  • Transparent ACA9A8#ACA9A8
  • Transparent B6B3B3#B6B3B3
  • Transparent C1BEBE#C1BEBE
  • Transparent CBC9C9#CBC9C9
  • Transparent D5D4D3#D5D4D3
  • Transparent E0DFDE#E0DFDE
  • Transparent EAE9E9#EAE9E9
  • Transparent F5F4F4#F5F4F4

Tones

  • Transparent 928F8E#928F8E
  • Transparent 908D8D#908D8D
  • Transparent 8E8B8B#8E8B8B
  • Transparent 8C8A89#8C8A89
  • Transparent 898887#898887
  • Transparent 878685#878685
  • Transparent 858484#858484
  • Transparent 828282#828282

Shades

  • Transparent 797675#797675
  • Transparent 6A6766#6A6766
  • Transparent 5B5858#5B5858
  • Transparent 4C4A49#4C4A49
  • Transparent 3C3B3A#3C3B3A
  • Transparent 2D2C2C#2D2C2C
  • Transparent 1E1D1D#1E1D1D
  • Transparent 0F0F0F#0F0F0F

Platinum Grey Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Platinum Grey Plaid Pattern

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