Pale Silver

#C9C0BB

Pale Silver #C9C0BB

Shades of Pale Silver

#C9C0BB

#B3AAA6

#9C9591

#86807C

#6F6A68

#595553

#43403E

#2C2A29

#161514

#000000

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Tints of Pale Silver

#C9C0BB

#CFC7C2

#D5CDC9

#DBD4D1

#E1DBD8

#E7E2E0

#EDE9E7

#F3F0EF

#F9F7F7

#FFFFFF

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Tones of Pale Silver

#F9B089

#F3B390

#EDB496

#E7B69C

#E0B8A2

#DABAA9

#D4BCAF

#CEBDB5

#C7C0BB

#C1C1C1

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What color is Pale Silver

Pale Silver is a light pastel shade of Orange. It belongs to the color family Pastel Orange, and it has high lightness and low saturation. Pale Silver is a warm color.

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What are the HEX, RGB, HSV, HSL and CMYK color codes of Pale Silver

RGB space

CMYK space


The hex code for Pale Silver is #C9C0BB.
In the RGB (Red, Green, Blue) color space, which is used for digital colors, Pale Silver has 79%% Red, 75% Green, and 73% Blue.
Pale Silver has 21° Hue, 7% Saturation, and 79% Value in the HSV (Hue, Saturation, Value) color space, which is another way to represent digital colors.
Pale Silver has 21° Hue, 11% Saturation, and 76% Lightness in the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color space, which is a different way to express digital colors.
Pale Silver has 0% cyan, 4% magenta, 7% yellow, and 21% black in the CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black) color space, which is used for color printing.

Color Space
Original Units
Percentage

Hex

#C9C0BB

RGB

(201, 192, 187)

(79%, 75%, 73%)

HSV

(21°, 7, 79)

(6%, 7%, 79%)

HSL

(21°, 11, 76)

(6%, 11%, 76%)

CMYK

(0, 4, 7, 21)

(0%, 4%, 7%, 21%)

How does Pale Silver contrast with black and white

The natural luminance of Pale Silver is 54%, which is medium high.
Pale Silver has a higher contrast with black than white. Pale Silver and black have a 11.7:1 contrast ratio, which meets the AAA requirement. These colors are suitable for text. Pale Silver and white have a 1.8:1 contrast ratio, which is insufficient for readability.

Luminance
Contrast to Black
Contrast to White

54%

AAA (11.7)

insufficient (1.8)

Example Black

Example White

Example Black

Example White

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What colors go with Pale Silver

Summer

#6E1E02

#696461

#A29B97

#C9C0BB

#EEEBE8

Winter

#3B3836

#75706C

#C9C0BB

#D7E1E1

#E1E8E8

Spring

#3B3836

#75706C

#C9C0BB

#C4E1CC

#EBEEE8

Analogous

#4E3926

#75706C

#ACA38A

#C9C0BB

#EEEAE6

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How to mix Pale Silver paint

To mix Pale Silver paint using eight primary colors (Red, Green, Blue, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, White, and Black), you'll need to combine 1% Yellow, 4% Red, 21% Black, 73% White, as shown below.

Yellow

1%

Red

4%

Green

0%

Blue

0%

Cyan

0%

Magenta

0%

Black

21%

White

73%

To mix Pale Silver paint using five primary colors (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, White, and Black), you'll need to combine 2% Magenta, 3% Yellow, 21% Black, 73% White, as shown below.

Cyan

0%

Magenta

2%

Yellow

3%

Black

21%

White

73%

What colors are similar to Pale Silver

Colors similar to Pale Silver are: Cotton Seed, Clam Shell, Cloud, Vanilla, and Soft Amber. Cotton Seed is more yellow and darker than Pale Silver. Clam Shell is more red and brighter and darker than Pale Silver. Cloud is more yellow and paler than Pale Silver. Vanilla is more yellow and brighter than Pale Silver. Soft Amber is more yellow and brighter and lighter than Pale Silver.

Cotton Seed

#C2BDB6

more yellow,

darker

Clam Shell

#D4B6AF

more red,

brighter,

darker

Cloud

#C7C4BF

more yellow,

paler

Vanilla

#D1BEA8

more yellow,

brighter

Soft Amber

#D1C6B4

more yellow,

brighter,

lighter