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Pussywillow Gray Color

HEX #AEACA1 / RGB (174, 172, 161)

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What is Pussywillow Gray Color?

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Pussywillow Gray is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 15-6304 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Pussywillow Gray color hex code is #AEACA1 and the RGB equivalent is (174, 172, 161). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Pussywillow Gray Color Codes

Hex Code#AEACA1
RGB Values(174, 172, 161)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 7%, 32%)
HSV/HSB Values(51°, 7%, 68%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#51535E [Davy's Grey]
Pantone®15-6304 TCX
Closest RAL7032 [Pebble grey]
Complementary Color#A1A3AE [Metallic Silver]
Pussywillow Gray Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Pussywillow Gray Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AEACA1. Complementary color is A1A3AE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pussywillow Gray is Metallic Silver with the hex code #A1A3AE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AEACA1 color is offered by #A1A3AE. 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 (AEACA1, AAAEA1 and AEA6A1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pussywillow Gray (#AEACA1) are Dark Gray (X11) (#AAAEA1) and Quick Silver (#AEA6A1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pussywillow 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (AEACA1, A1AAAE and A6A1AE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pussywillow Gray (#AEACA1) are #A1AAAE (Metallic Silver) and #A6A1AE (Metallic 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 (AEACA1, A1AEAC and ACA1AE)

Triadic Palette

Pussywillow Gray triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A1AEAC (Metallic Silver) and #ACA1AE (Silver (Metallic)) along with #AEACA1 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 (AEACA1, A1AEAC, A1A3AE and AEA1A3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pussywillow Gray has four colors - #A1AEAC (Metallic Silver), #A1A3AE (Metallic Silver) and #AEA1A3 (Quick Silver) in addition to the base color (#AEACA1). 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 (AEACA1, A1AEA6, A1A3AE and AEA1AA)

Square Palette

Pussywillow Gray square color palette has #A1AEA6 (Quick Silver), #A1A3AE (Metallic Silver) and #AEA1AA (Lilac Luster). 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

Pussywillow Gray Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pussywillow 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Pussywillow Gray Color


  • Transparent BEBDB4BEBDB4
  • Transparent C6C5BDC6C5BD
  • Transparent CECDC7CECDC7
  • Transparent D7D6D0D7D6D0
  • Transparent DFDED9DFDED9
  • Transparent E7E6E3E7E6E3
  • Transparent EFEEECEFEEEC
  • Transparent F7F7F6F7F7F6


  • Transparent A5A39AA5A39A
  • Transparent A09F97A09F97
  • Transparent 9C9A949C9A94
  • Transparent 979691979691
  • Transparent 92928D92928D
  • Transparent 8E8D8A8E8D8A
  • Transparent 898987898987
  • Transparent 858483858483


  • Transparent 8B8A818B8A81
  • Transparent 7A78717A7871
  • Transparent 686761686761
  • Transparent 575651575651
  • Transparent 464540464540
  • Transparent 343430343430
  • Transparent 232220232220
  • Transparent 111110111110

Pussywillow Gray Color Patterns

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    Pussywillow Gray Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pussywillow Gray Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pussywillow Gray Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pussywillow Gray Plaid Pattern

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