Achromatic Grays

Achromatic Grays are colors where the red, green, and blue values are all the same. Any color, including white and black, where the three values are the same are considered Achromatic. A few common examples are shown below.

 

Davy's Gray

Hex: #555555
RGB: 85, 85, 85
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 67
HSL: 0, 0%, 33%
HSV: 0, 0%, 33%
 

Dim Gray

Hex: #696969
RGB: 105, 105, 105
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 59
HSL: 0, 0%, 41%
HSV: 0, 0%, 41%
 

Gainsboro

Hex: #dcdcdc
RGB: 220, 220, 220
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 14
HSL: 0, 0%, 86%
HSV: 0, 0%, 86%
 

Gray

Hex: #808080
RGB: 128, 128, 128
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 50
HSL: 0, 0%, 50%
HSV: 0, 0%, 50%
 

Jet

Hex: #343434
RGB: 52, 52, 52
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 80
HSL: 0, 0%, 20%
HSV: 0, 0%, 20%
 

Light Gray

Hex: #d3d3d3
RGB: 211, 211, 211
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 17
HSL: 0, 0%, 83%
HSV: 0, 0%, 83%
 

Medium Gray

Hex: #bebebe
RGB: 190, 190, 190
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 25
HSL: 0, 0%, 75%
HSV: 0, 0%, 75%
 

Silver

Hex: #c0c0c0
RGB: 192, 192, 192
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 25
HSL: 0, 0%, 75%
HSV: 0, 0%, 75%
 

Spanish Gray

Hex: #989898
RGB: 152, 152, 152
CMYK: 0, 0, 0, 40
HSL: 0, 0%, 60%
HSV: 0, 0%, 60%

Off Grays

Off grays are colors where the red, green, and blue values are very close; but not exactly the same.

 

Ash Gray

Hex: #b2beb5
RGB: 178, 181, 190
CMYK: 6, 0, 5, 25
HSL: 135, 8%, 72%
HSV: 135, 6%, 75%
 

Battleship Gray

Hex: #848482
RGB: 132, 130, 132
CMYK: 0, 0, 2, 48
HSL: 60, 1%, 51%
HSV: 60, 2%, 52%
 

Charcoal

Hex: #36454f
RGB: 54, 79, 69
CMYK: 32, 13, 0, 69
HSL: 204, 19%, 26%
HSV: 204, 32%, 31%
 

Gunmetal

Hex: #2a3439
RGB: 42, 57, 52
CMYK: 26, 9, 0, 78
HSL: 200, 15%, 19%
HSV: 200, 26%, 22%
 

Nickel

Hex: #727472
RGB: 114, 114, 116
CMYK: 2, 0, 2, 55
HSL: 120, 1%, 45%
HSV: 120, 2%, 45%
 

Platinum

Hex: #e5e4e2
RGB: 229, 226, 228
CMYK: 0, 0, 1, 10
HSL: 40, 5%, 89%
HSV: 40, 1%, 90%
 

Stone Gray

Hex: #928e85
RGB: 146, 133, 142
CMYK: 0, 3, 9, 43
HSL: 42, 6%, 55%
HSV: 42, 9%, 57%
 

Xanadu

Hex: #738678
RGB: 115, 120, 134
CMYK: 14, 0, 10, 47
HSL: 136, 8%, 49%
HSV: 136, 14%, 53%

Cool Grays

Cool grays tend to have bluish, greenish, or violetish hues.

 

Blue-Gray

Hex: #6699cc
RGB: 102, 204, 153
CMYK: 50, 25, 0, 20
HSL: 210, 50%, 60%
HSV: 210, 50%, 80%
 

Cadet Gray

Hex: #91a3b0
RGB: 145, 176, 163
CMYK: 18, 7, 0, 31
HSL: 205, 16%, 63%
HSV: 205, 18%, 69%
 

Cool Gray

Hex: #9090c0
RGB: 144, 192, 144
CMYK: 25, 25, 0, 25
HSL: 240, 28%, 66%
HSV: 240, 25%, 75%
 

Glaucous

Hex: #6082b6
RGB: 96, 182, 130
CMYK: 47, 29, 0, 29
HSL: 216, 37%, 55%
HSV: 216, 47%, 71%
 

Gray-Green

Hex: #5e716a
RGB: 94, 106, 113
CMYK: 17, 0, 6, 56
HSL: 158, 9%, 41%
HSV: 158, 17%, 44%
 

Marengo

Hex: #4c5866
RGB: 76, 102, 88
CMYK: 25, 14, 0, 60
HSL: 212, 15%, 35%
HSV: 212, 25%, 40%
 

Slate Gray

Hex: #708090
RGB: 112, 144, 128
CMYK: 22, 11, 0, 44
HSL: 210, 13%, 50%
HSV: 210, 22%, 56%

Warm Grays

Warm grays are colors that are noticeably brown, pink, or reddish.

 

Cinereous

Hex: #98817b
RGB: 152, 123, 129
CMYK: 0, 15, 19, 40
HSL: 12, 12%, 54%
HSV: 12, 19%, 60%
 

Puce

Hex: #cc8899
RGB: 204, 153, 136
CMYK: 0, 33, 25, 20
HSL: 345, 40%, 67%
HSV: 345, 33%, 80%
 

Rocket Metallic

Hex: #8a7f8d
RGB: 138, 141, 127
CMYK: 2, 10, 0, 45
HSL: 287, 6%, 53%
HSV: 287, 10%, 55%
 

Rose Quartz

Hex: #aa98a9
RGB: 170, 169, 152
CMYK: 0, 11, 1, 33
HSL: 303, 10%, 63%
HSV: 303, 11%, 67%
 

Taupe

Hex: #483c32
RGB: 72, 50, 60
CMYK: 0, 17, 31, 72
HSL: 27, 18%, 24%
HSV: 27, 31%, 28%

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