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Cool Gray Color

Color Name: Cool Gray
Hex Color Code: #8C92AC
RGB Color Code: RGB(140, 146, 172)
CMYK Values: 18.60%, 15.12%, 0.00%, 32.55%
HEX #8C92AC Cool Gray Color - Color Code

Cool Gray color is a dull shade of blue-gray. Another name for this color is gray-blue.

What color is Cool Gray?

Cool Gray color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Cool Gray is #8C92AC, and the RGB color code is RGB(140, 146, 172).

In the RGB color model, Cool Gray has a red value of 140, a green value of 146, and a blue value of 172. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 18.6% cyan, 15.1% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 32.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 228.8° (degrees), 16.2 % saturation, and 61.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Cool Gray has a hue of 228.8° (degrees), 18.6 % saturation and 67.5 % brightness/value.

Color Codes

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

RGBA - RGB(140, 146, 172)

Red 140
Green 146
Blue 172
Alpha 255


Cyan 18.60 %.
Magenta 15.12 %.
Yellow 0.00 %.
Key 32.55 %.


Hue 228.75°
Saturation 16.16 %.
Lightness 61.18 %.


Hue 228.75°
Saturation 18.60 %.
Brightness / Value 67.45 %.
LRV ~ 29.1 %
Munsell Color System 3.3PB 5.9/2.7
XYZ X : 28.54
Y : 29.11
Z : 43.14
YXY Y1 : 29.11
X : 0.28
Y2 : 0.29
CMY C : 45.10%
M : 42.75%
Y : 32.55%
CIE-Lab L : 60.88
A : 3.44
B : -14.35
CIE-Lch L : 60.88
C : 14.75
H : 283.48
CIE-Luv L : 60.88
U : -4.64
V : -21.95
Hunter-Lab L : 53.96
A : -0
B : -9.64

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Color Combinations

Cool Gray - #8C92AC Color Schemes and Palettes

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 Cool Gray. 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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