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Serene Grey Color

HEX #ACACAC / RGB (172, 172, 172)

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What is Serene Grey Color?

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Serene Grey has the hex code #ACACAC. The equivalent RGB values are (172, 172, 172), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, Serene Grey has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 67%.
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.

Serene Grey color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, serene grey can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Serene Grey Color Codes

RGB Values(172, 172, 172)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#535353 [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 6 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#ACACAC [Silver Chalice]
Serene Grey Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Serene Grey Color Palettes

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

Complementary Palette

The complement of Serene Grey is Silver Chalice with the hex code #ACACAC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #ACACAC color is offered by #ACACAC. 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 (ACACAC, ACACAC and ACACAC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Serene Grey (#ACACAC) are Silver Chalice (#ACACAC) and Silver Chalice (#ACACAC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Serene 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 (ACACAC, ACACAC and ACACAC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Serene Grey (#ACACAC) are #ACACAC (Silver Chalice) and #ACACAC (Silver Chalice). 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 (ACACAC, ACACAC and ACACAC)

Triadic Palette

Serene Grey triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ACACAC (Silver Chalice) and #ACACAC (Silver Chalice) along with #ACACAC 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 (ACACAC, ACACAC, ACACAC and ACACAC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Serene Grey has four colors - #ACACAC (Silver Chalice), #ACACAC (Silver Chalice) and #ACACAC (Silver Chalice) in addition to the base color (#ACACAC). 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 (ACACAC, ACACAC, ACACAC and ACACAC)

Square Palette

Serene Grey square color palette has #ACACAC (Silver Chalice), #ACACAC (Silver Chalice) and #ACACAC (Silver Chalice). 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

Serene Grey Color Rainbow Palette

Our Serene 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 Serene Grey Color


  • Transparent BDBDBDBDBDBD
  • Transparent C5C5C5C5C5C5
  • Transparent CDCDCDCDCDCD
  • Transparent D6D6D6D6D6D6
  • Transparent DEDEDEDEDEDE
  • Transparent E6E6E6E6E6E6
  • Transparent EEEEEEEEEEEE
  • Transparent F7F7F7F7F7F7


  • Transparent A3A3A3A3A3A3
  • Transparent 9F9F9F9F9F9F
  • Transparent 9A9A9A9A9A9A
  • Transparent 969696969696
  • Transparent 929292929292
  • Transparent 8D8D8D8D8D8D
  • Transparent 898989898989
  • Transparent 848484848484


  • Transparent 8A8A8A8A8A8A
  • Transparent 787878787878
  • Transparent 676767676767
  • Transparent 565656565656
  • Transparent 454545454545
  • Transparent 343434343434
  • Transparent 222222222222
  • Transparent 111111111111

Serene Grey Color Patterns

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    Serene Grey Honeycomb Pattern

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    Serene Grey Leaves Pattern

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    Serene Grey Houndstooth Pattern

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    Serene Grey Trellis Pattern

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    Serene Grey Plaid Pattern

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