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Cinereous Color

Color Name: Cinereous
Hex Color Code: #98817B
RGB Color Code: RGB(152, 129, 123)
CMYK Values: 0.00%, 15.13%, 19.08%, 40.39%
HEX #98817B Cinereous Color - Color Code

Cinereous grayish-brown color. It resembles the ash-gray color. The color name is derived from the Latin cinereous (ashes).

What color is Cinereous?

Cinereous color belongs to the Brown color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Cinereous is #98817B, and the RGB color code is RGB(152, 129, 123).

In the RGB color model, Cinereous has a red value of 152, a green value of 129, and a blue value of 123. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 15.1% magenta, 19.1% yellow, and 40.4% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 12.4° (degrees), 12.3 % saturation, and 53.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Cinereous has a hue of 12.4° (degrees), 19.1 % saturation and 59.6 % brightness/value.

Color Codes

Cinereous color codes / color number - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(152, 129, 123)

Red 152
Green 129
Blue 123
Alpha 255


Cyan 0.00 %.
Magenta 15.13 %.
Yellow 19.08 %.
Key 40.39 %.


Hue 12.41°
Saturation 12.34 %.
Lightness 53.92 %.


Hue 12.41°
Saturation 19.08 %.
Brightness / Value 59.61 %.
LRV ~ 23.8 %
Munsell Color System 5.5YR 5.4/1.8
XYZ X : 24.37
Y : 23.81
Z : 22.05
YXY Y1 : 23.81
X : 0.35
Y2 : 0.34
CMY C : 40.39%
M : 49.41%
Y : 51.76%
CIE-Lab L : 55.89
A : 7.78
B : 6.51
CIE-Lch L : 55.89
C : 10.14
H : 39.91
CIE-Luv L : 55.89
U : 14.52
V : 7.5
Hunter-Lab L : 48.79
A : 3.79
B : 7.36

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Color Combinations

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Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Cinereous. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette


Tetradic Color Scheme Palette


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