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Silver (Pantone) Color

HEX #A2A2A1 / RGB (162, 162, 161)

Silver ring with black metal finish

What is Silver (Pantone) Color?

Silver (Pantone) (Hex code: A2A2A1) Thumbnail

Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 14-5002 TCX, Silver (Pantone) color hex code is #A2A2A1 with RGB equivalent (162, 162, 161). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Silver (Pantone) can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Silver (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#A2A2A1
RGB Values(162, 162, 161)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 1%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 1%, 64%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#5D5D5E [Davy's Grey]
Pantone®14-5002 TCX
Closest RAL9006 [White aluminium]
Complementary Color#A1A1A2 [Quick Silver]
Silver (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Luma)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CACACA

Silver (Pantone) Color Palettes

Silver (Pantone) is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of A2A2A1. Complementary color is A1A1A2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Silver (Pantone) is Quick Silver with the hex code #A1A1A2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A2A2A1 color is offered by #A1A1A2. 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.

A2A2A1 A1A1A2
Analogous color palette with (A2A2A1, A2A2A1 and A2A2A1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Silver (Pantone) (#A2A2A1) are Quick Silver (#A2A2A1) and Quick Silver (#A2A2A1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Silver (Pantone) 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.

A2A2A1 A2A2A1 A2A2A1
Split Complementary color palette with (A2A2A1, A1A2A2 and A2A1A2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Silver (Pantone) (#A2A2A1) are #A1A2A2 (Quick Silver) and #A2A1A2 (Quick 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.

A2A2A1 A1A2A2 A2A1A2
Triadic color palette with (A2A2A1, A1A2A2 and A2A1A2)

Triadic Palette

Silver (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A1A2A2 (Quick Silver) and #A2A1A2 (Quick Silver) along with #A2A2A1 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

A2A2A1 A1A2A2 A2A1A2
Tetradic color palette with (A2A2A1, A1A2A2, A1A1A2 and A2A1A1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Silver (Pantone) has four colors - #A1A2A2 (Quick Silver), #A1A1A2 (Quick Silver) and #A2A1A1 (Quick Silver) in addition to the base color (#A2A2A1). 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.

A2A2A1 A1A2A2 A1A1A2 A2A1A1
Square color palette with (A2A2A1, A1A2A2, A1A1A2 and A2A1A2)

Square Palette

Silver (Pantone) square color palette has #A1A2A2 (Quick Silver), #A1A1A2 (Quick Silver) and #A2A1A2 (Quick Silver). 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.

A2A2A1 A1A2A2 A1A1A2 A2A1A2
Rainbow color

Silver (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Silver (Pantone) 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.

A2A2A1 A1A2A1 A1A2A2 A1A1A2 A1A1A2 A2A1A2 A2A1A1

Tints, Tones & Shades of Silver (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent B5B5B4B5B5B4
  • Transparent BEBEBDBEBEBD
  • Transparent C7C7C7C7C7C7
  • Transparent D1D1D0D1D1D0
  • Transparent DADAD9DADAD9
  • Transparent E3E3E3E3E3E3
  • Transparent ECECECECECEC
  • Transparent F6F6F6F6F6F6


  • Transparent 9B9B9A9B9B9A
  • Transparent 989897989897
  • Transparent 949494949494
  • Transparent 919191919191
  • Transparent 8E8E8D8E8E8D
  • Transparent 8A8A8A8A8A8A
  • Transparent 878787878787
  • Transparent 838383838383


  • Transparent 828281828281
  • Transparent 717171717171
  • Transparent 616161616161
  • Transparent 515151515151
  • Transparent 414140414140
  • Transparent 313130313130
  • Transparent 202020202020
  • Transparent 101010101010

Silver (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Silver (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Silver (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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