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#9caca5 hex color

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#9caca5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9caca5(is commonly known by the name Tower Grey) is composed of 61.2% red, 67.5% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.1% yellow and 32.5% black. Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL) of this color has a hue angle of 153.7 degrees, a saturation of 8.8% and a lightness of 64.3%. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

9caca5 Tower Grey color
#9caca5 colour description : dark green-cyanish gray/dark spring greenish gray.

#9caca5 Color Conversion Table

The hexadecimal color #9caca5 has RGB values of R:156, G:172, B:165 and CMYK values of C:9.3, M:0, Y:4.1, K:32.5.

RGB 156, 172, 165 rgb(156,172,165)
CMYK 9.3, 0, 4.1, 32.5 cmyk(9.3,0,4.1,32.5)
HSV (or HSB) 153.7°, 9.3, 67.5 hsv(153.7,9.3,67.5)
HSL 153.7°, 8.8, 64.3 hsl(153.7,8.8,64.3)
XYZ 35.254, 39.29, 41.323 xyz(35.254,39.29,41.323)
YIQ 166.42, -7.29, -5.56 yiq(166.42,-7.29,-5.56)
LAB 69, -7, 1.7 lab(69,-7,1.7)
More spaces: YIQ, YUV

#9caca5 Color Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Hex triplet 9c ac a5
Decimal 156 172 165
Octal 234 254 245
Binary 10011100 10101100 10100101
Percent 61.2% 67.5% 64.7%

Color Schemes with #9caca5

Some colors work better together. Here, you'll find color harmonies and schemes specific to the hex color #9caca5. These color palettes have been mathematically proven to pair well in designs.


The Complementary Color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #9caca5 and the second color is called the "compliment" #ac9ca3.

Split Complimentary

The Split Complementary Color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #9caca5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #ac9ca3.


The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.


The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.


The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.


Shades and Tints with #9caca5

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #040505 is the darkest color, while #f8faf9 is the lightest one.

Tones with #9caca5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4a4a4 is the less saturated color, while #50f8ae is the most saturated one.

Preview with #9caca5

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