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Sky Gray Color

HEX #BCC8C6 / RGB (188, 200, 198)

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What is Sky Gray Color?

Sky Gray (Hex code: BCC8C6) Thumbnail

Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 14-4504 TCX, Sky Gray color hex code is #BCC8C6 with RGB equivalent (188, 200, 198). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Sky Gray 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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Sky Gray Color Codes

Hex Code#BCC8C6
RGB Values(188, 200, 198)
CMYK Values(6%, 0%, 1%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(170°, 6%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#433739 [Black Olive]
Pantone®14-4504 TCX
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#C8BCBE [Pale Silver]
Sky Gray Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DCDCDC

Sky Gray Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BCC8C6. Complementary color is C8BCBE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sky Gray is Pale Silver with the hex code #C8BCBE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BCC8C6 color is offered by #C8BCBE. 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 (BCC8C6, BCC4C8 and BCC8C0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sky Gray (#BCC8C6) are Silver Sand (#BCC4C8) and Silver Sand (#BCC8C0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sky 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 (BCC8C6, C8BCC4 and C8C0BC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sky Gray (#BCC8C6) are #C8BCC4 (Argent) and #C8C0BC (Pale 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 (BCC8C6, C6BCC8 and C8C6BC)

Triadic Palette

Sky Gray triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C6BCC8 (Silver Sand) and #C8C6BC (Pale Silver) along with #BCC8C6 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 (BCC8C6, C6BCC8, C8BCBE and BEC8BC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sky Gray has four colors - #C6BCC8 (Silver Sand), #C8BCBE (Pale Silver) and #BEC8BC (Argent) in addition to the base color (#BCC8C6). 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 (BCC8C6, C0BCC8, C8BCBE and C4C8BC)

Square Palette

Sky Gray square color palette has #C0BCC8 (Silver Sand), #C8BCBE (Pale Silver) and #C4C8BC (Pale 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

Sky Gray Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sky 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 Sky Gray Color


  • Transparent C9D3D1C9D3D1
  • Transparent D0D9D7D0D9D7
  • Transparent D7DEDDD7DEDD
  • Transparent DEE4E3DEE4E3
  • Transparent E4E9E8E4E9E8
  • Transparent EBEFEEEBEFEE
  • Transparent F2F4F4F2F4F4
  • Transparent F8FAF9F8FAF9


  • Transparent B0BAB8B0BAB8
  • Transparent AAB2B1AAB2B1
  • Transparent A4ABAAA4ABAA
  • Transparent 9EA4A39EA4A3
  • Transparent 989D9C989D9C
  • Transparent 929695929695
  • Transparent 8C8E8E8C8E8E
  • Transparent 868787868787


  • Transparent 96A09E96A09E
  • Transparent 848C8B848C8B
  • Transparent 717877717877
  • Transparent 5E64635E6463
  • Transparent 4B504F4B504F
  • Transparent 383C3B383C3B
  • Transparent 262828262828
  • Transparent 131414131414

Sky Gray Color Patterns

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    Sky Gray Gingham Checks

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    Sky Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Sky Gray Polka Dots Pattern

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    Sky Gray Honeycomb Pattern

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    Sky Gray Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sky Gray Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sky Gray Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sky Gray Plaid Pattern

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