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Roman Silver Color

HEX #838996 / RGB (131, 137, 150)

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What is Roman Silver Color?

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Roman Silver has the hex code #838996. The equivalent RGB values are (131, 137, 150), which means it is composed of 31% red, 33% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:13 M:9 Y:0 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, Roman Silver has a hue of 221°, 13% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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.

Roman silver comes from Resene metallic color paints list. The hex code is a close approximation to the metallic tint. Resene is a popular color list in Australia and New Zealand.

Roman silver color is not part of the web colors list and can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

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Roman Silver Color Codes

Hex Code#838996
RGB Values(131, 137, 150)
CMYK Values(13%, 9%, 0%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 13%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#7C7669 [Dark Silver]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 8 C
Closest RAL7000 [Squirrel grey]
Complementary Color#969083 [Philippine Gray]
Roman Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#898989
Weighted Average (Luma)#898989
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BBBBBB

Roman Silver Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 838996. Complementary color is 969083

Complementary Palette

The complement of Roman Silver is Philippine Gray with the hex code #969083. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #838996 color is offered by #969083. 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 (838996, 878396 and 839396)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Roman Silver (#838996) are Roman Silver (#878396) and Roman Silver (#839396). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Roman 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (838996, 968783 and 939683)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Roman Silver (#838996) are #968783 (Cinereous) and #939683 (Artichoke). 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 (838996, 968389 and 899683)

Triadic Palette

Roman Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #968389 (Mountbatten Pink) and #899683 (Dolphin Gray) along with #838996 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 (838996, 968389, 969083 and 839690)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Roman Silver has four colors - #968389 (Mountbatten Pink), #969083 (Philippine Gray) and #839690 (Philippine Gray) in addition to the base color (#838996). 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 (838996, 968393, 969083 and 839687)

Square Palette

Roman Silver square color palette has #968393 (Mountbatten Pink), #969083 (Philippine Gray) and #839687 (Dolphin 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.

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Rainbow color

Roman Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Roman 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Roman Silver Color


  • Transparent 9CA1AB9CA1AB
  • Transparent A8ACB6A8ACB6
  • Transparent B5B8C0B5B8C0
  • Transparent C1C4CBC1C4CB
  • Transparent CDD0D5CDD0D5
  • Transparent DADCE0DADCE0
  • Transparent E6E7EAE6E7EA
  • Transparent F3F3F5F3F3F5


  • Transparent 828792828792
  • Transparent 82868F82868F
  • Transparent 82858D82858D
  • Transparent 82858B82858B
  • Transparent 818489818489
  • Transparent 818387818387
  • Transparent 818284818284
  • Transparent 808182808182


  • Transparent 696E78696E78
  • Transparent 5C60695C6069
  • Transparent 4F525A4F525A
  • Transparent 42454B42454B
  • Transparent 34373C34373C
  • Transparent 27292D27292D
  • Transparent 1A1B1E1A1B1E
  • Transparent 0D0E0F0D0E0F

Roman Silver Color Patterns

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    Roman Silver Gingham Checks

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    Roman Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Roman Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Roman Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Roman Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Roman Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Roman Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Roman Silver Plaid Pattern

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