Warm Grey

HEX #9E9A9A / RGB (158, 154, 154)

What is Warm Grey Color?

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Warm Grey has the hex code #9E9A9A. The equivalent RGB values are (158, 154, 154), which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:3 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, Warm Grey has a hue of 0°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
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.

Warm Grey 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.

Warm Grey Color Codes

Hex Code#9E9A9A
RGB Values(158, 154, 154)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 3%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 3%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#616565 [Granite Gray]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 7 C
Closest RAL7004 [Signal grey]
Complementary Color#9A9E9E [Spanish Gray]
Warm Grey Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Luma)#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C6C6C6

Warm Grey Color Palettes

Warm Grey is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 9E9A9A. Complementary color is 9A9E9E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Warm Grey is Spanish Gray with the hex code #9A9E9E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9E9A9A color is offered by #9A9E9E. 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 (9E9A9A, 9E9C9A and 9E9A9C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Warm Grey (#9E9A9A) are Spanish Gray (#9E9C9A) and Spanish Gray (#9E9A9C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Warm Grey 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 (9E9A9A, 9A9E9C and 9A9C9E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Warm Grey (#9E9A9A) are #9A9E9C (Spanish Gray) and #9A9C9E (Spanish Gray). 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 (9E9A9A, 9A9E9A and 9A9A9E)

Triadic Palette

Warm Grey triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9A9E9A (Spanish Gray) and #9A9A9E (Spanish Gray) along with #9E9A9A 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 (9E9A9A, 9A9E9A, 9A9E9E and 9E9A9E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Warm Grey has four colors - #9A9E9A (Spanish Gray), #9A9E9E (Spanish Gray) and #9E9A9E (Spanish Gray) in addition to the base color (#9E9A9A). 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 (9E9A9A, 9C9E9A, 9A9E9E and 9C9A9E)

Square Palette

Warm Grey square color palette has #9C9E9A (Spanish Gray), #9A9E9E (Spanish Gray) and #9C9A9E (Spanish Gray). 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

Warm Grey Color Rainbow Palette

Our Warm Grey 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 Warm Grey Color


  • Transparent B1AEAE#B1AEAE
  • Transparent BBB8B8#BBB8B8
  • Transparent C5C2C2#C5C2C2
  • Transparent CFCDCD#CFCDCD
  • Transparent D8D7D7#D8D7D7
  • Transparent E2E1E1#E2E1E1
  • Transparent ECEBEB#ECEBEB
  • Transparent F5F5F5#F5F5F5


  • Transparent 989595#989595
  • Transparent 959292#959292
  • Transparent 929090#929090
  • Transparent 8F8D8D#8F8D8D
  • Transparent 8C8A8A#8C8A8A
  • Transparent 898888#898888
  • Transparent 868585#868585
  • Transparent 838383#838383


  • Transparent 7E7B7B#7E7B7B
  • Transparent 6F6C6C#6F6C6C
  • Transparent 5F5C5C#5F5C5C
  • Transparent 4F4D4D#4F4D4D
  • Transparent 3F3E3E#3F3E3E
  • Transparent 2F2E2E#2F2E2E
  • Transparent 201F1F#201F1F
  • Transparent 100F0F#100F0F

Warm Grey Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Warm Grey Plaid Pattern