Soft Silver

HEX #DBDBDB / RGB (219, 219, 219)

What is Soft Silver Color?

Soft Silver (Hex code: DBDBDB) Thumbnail

Soft Silver has the hex code #DBDBDB. The equivalent RGB values are (219, 219, 219), 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:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, Soft Silver has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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.

Soft Silver 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Soft Silver Color Codes

Hex Code#DBDBDB
RGB Values(219, 219, 219)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#242424 [Raisin Black]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 1 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#DBDBDB [Gainsboro]
Soft Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DBDBDB
Desaturated#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Luma)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E7E7E7

Soft Silver Color Palettes

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

Complementary Palette

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

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Soft Silver (#DBDBDB) are Gainsboro (#DBDBDB) and Gainsboro (#DBDBDB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Soft 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (DBDBDB, DBDBDB and DBDBDB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Soft Silver (#DBDBDB) are #DBDBDB (Gainsboro) and #DBDBDB (Gainsboro). 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 (DBDBDB, DBDBDB and DBDBDB)

Triadic Palette

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

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Soft Silver has four colors - #DBDBDB (Gainsboro), #DBDBDB (Gainsboro) and #DBDBDB (Gainsboro) in addition to the base color (#DBDBDB). 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 (DBDBDB, DBDBDB, DBDBDB and DBDBDB)

Square Palette

Soft Silver square color palette has #DBDBDB (Gainsboro), #DBDBDB (Gainsboro) and #DBDBDB (Gainsboro). 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

Soft Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Soft 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Soft Silver Color

Tints

  • Transparent E2E2E2#E2E2E2
  • Transparent E6E6E6#E6E6E6
  • Transparent E9E9E9#E9E9E9
  • Transparent EDEDED#EDEDED
  • Transparent F1F1F1#F1F1F1
  • Transparent F4F4F4#F4F4F4
  • Transparent F8F8F8#F8F8F8
  • Transparent FBFBFB#FBFBFB

Tones

  • Transparent C9C9C9#C9C9C9
  • Transparent C0C0C0#C0C0C0
  • Transparent B7B7B7#B7B7B7
  • Transparent AEAEAE#AEAEAE
  • Transparent A4A4A4#A4A4A4
  • Transparent 9B9B9B#9B9B9B
  • Transparent 929292#929292
  • Transparent 898989#898989

Shades

  • Transparent AFAFAF#AFAFAF
  • Transparent 999999#999999
  • Transparent 838383#838383
  • Transparent 6E6E6E#6E6E6E
  • Transparent 585858#585858
  • Transparent 424242#424242
  • Transparent 2C2C2C#2C2C2C
  • Transparent 161616#161616

Soft Silver Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Silver Plaid Pattern