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Summer Gray Color

HEX #B0ABA6 / RGB (176, 171, 166)

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What is Summer Gray Color?

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Summer Gray has the hex code #B0ABA6. The equivalent RGB values are (176, 171, 166), which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:6 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, Summer Gray has a hue of 30°, 6% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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.

Summer Gray 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.

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Summer Gray Color Codes

Hex Code#B0ABA6
RGB Values(176, 171, 166)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 6%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 6%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#4F5459 [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®407 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#A6ABB0 [Metallic Silver]
Summer Gray Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Summer Gray Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B0ABA6. Complementary color is A6ABB0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Summer Gray is Metallic Silver with the hex code #A6ABB0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B0ABA6 color is offered by #A6ABB0. 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 (B0ABA6, B0B0A6 and B0A6A6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Summer Gray (#B0ABA6) are Silver Foil (#B0B0A6) and Dark Gray (X11) (#B0A6A6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Summer 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.

B0ABA6 B0B0A6 B0A6A6
Split Complementary color palette with (B0ABA6, A6B0B0 and A6A6B0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Summer Gray (#B0ABA6) are #A6B0B0 (Metallic Silver) and #A6A6B0 (Metallic 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.

B0ABA6 A6B0B0 A6A6B0
Triadic color palette with (B0ABA6, A6B0AB and ABA6B0)

Triadic Palette

Summer Gray triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A6B0AB (Silver Chalice) and #ABA6B0 (Silver (Metallic)) along with #B0ABA6 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 (B0ABA6, A6B0AB, A6ABB0 and B0A6AB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Summer Gray has four colors - #A6B0AB (Silver Chalice), #A6ABB0 (Metallic Silver) and #B0A6AB (Silver (Metallic)) in addition to the base color (#B0ABA6). 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 (B0ABA6, A6B0A6, A6ABB0 and B0A6B0)

Square Palette

Summer Gray square color palette has #A6B0A6 (Dark Gray (X11)), #A6ABB0 (Metallic Silver) and #B0A6B0 (Silver (Metallic)). 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

Summer Gray Color Rainbow Palette

Our Summer 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 Summer Gray Color


  • Transparent C0BCB8C0BCB8
  • Transparent C8C4C1C8C4C1
  • Transparent D0CDCAD0CDCA
  • Transparent D8D5D3D8D5D3
  • Transparent DFDDDBDFDDDB
  • Transparent E7E6E4E7E6E4
  • Transparent EFEEEDEFEEED
  • Transparent F7F7F6F7F7F6


  • Transparent A6A29EA6A29E
  • Transparent A29E9BA29E9B
  • Transparent 9D9A979D9A97
  • Transparent 989693989693
  • Transparent 93918F93918F
  • Transparent 8E8D8B8E8D8B
  • Transparent 8A89888A8988
  • Transparent 858484858484


  • Transparent 8D89858D8985
  • Transparent 7B78747B7874
  • Transparent 6A67646A6764
  • Transparent 585653585653
  • Transparent 464442464442
  • Transparent 353332353332
  • Transparent 232221232221
  • Transparent 121111121111

Summer Gray Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Summer Gray Plaid Pattern

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