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Silver Penny Color

HEX #CFCDCC / RGB (207, 205, 204)

US Mint silver coin

What is Silver Penny Color?

Silver Penny (Hex code: CFCDCC) Thumbnail

Silver Penny has the hex code #CFCDCC. The equivalent RGB values are (207, 205, 204), which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:1 Y:2 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, Silver Penny has a hue of 20°, 1% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Silver Penny is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the silver penny CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Silver Penny Color Codes

RGB Values(207, 205, 204)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 2%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(20°, 1%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#303233 [Dark Charcoal]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 2 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#CCCECF [American Silver]
Silver Penny Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Luma)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Silver Penny Color Palettes

Silver Penny is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of CFCDCC. Complementary color is CCCECF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Silver Penny is American Silver with the hex code #CCCECF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CFCDCC color is offered by #CCCECF. 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 (CFCDCC, CFCFCC and CFCCCD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Silver Penny (#CFCDCC) are American Silver (#CFCFCC) and Chinese Silver (#CFCCCD). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Silver Penny 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 (CFCDCC, CCCFCF and CCCDCF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Silver Penny (#CFCDCC) are #CCCFCF (American Silver) and #CCCDCF (Chinese 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 (CFCDCC, CCCFCD and CDCCCF)

Triadic Palette

Silver Penny triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CCCFCD (Chinese Silver) and #CDCCCF (Chinese Silver) along with #CFCDCC 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 (CFCDCC, CCCFCD, CCCECF and CFCCCE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Silver Penny has four colors - #CCCFCD (Chinese Silver), #CCCECF (American Silver) and #CFCCCE (American Silver) in addition to the base color (#CFCDCC). 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 (CFCDCC, CDCFCC, CCCECF and CFCCCF)

Square Palette

Silver Penny square color palette has #CDCFCC (Chinese Silver), #CCCECF (American Silver) and #CFCCCF (American 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.

Rainbow color

Silver Penny Color Rainbow Palette

Our Silver Penny 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 Silver Penny Color


  • Transparent D9D7D6D9D7D6
  • Transparent DDDCDBDDDCDB
  • Transparent E2E1E0E2E1E0
  • Transparent E7E6E6E7E6E6
  • Transparent ECEBEBECEBEB
  • Transparent F1F0F0F1F0F0
  • Transparent F5F5F5F5F5F5
  • Transparent FAFAFAFAFAFA


  • Transparent BFBEBDBFBEBD
  • Transparent B7B6B5B7B6B5
  • Transparent AFAEAEAFAEAE
  • Transparent A8A7A6A8A7A6
  • Transparent A09F9EA09F9E
  • Transparent 989797989797
  • Transparent 908F8F908F8F
  • Transparent 888888888888


  • Transparent A6A4A3A6A4A3
  • Transparent 91908F91908F
  • Transparent 7C7B7A7C7B7A
  • Transparent 686766686766
  • Transparent 535252535252
  • Transparent 3E3E3D3E3E3D
  • Transparent 292929292929
  • Transparent 151514151514

Silver Penny Color Patterns

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    Silver Penny Gingham Checks

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    Silver Penny Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Silver Penny Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Penny Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Penny Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Penny Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Penny Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Penny Plaid Pattern

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