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Black

Black is the color of objects that do not emit or reflect light in any part of the visible spectrum; they absorb all such frequencies of light. Black is the darkest possible color. While this platonic ideal black is never found with actual pigments or other coloring, sufficiently dark items are generally referred to as "black".

black

HEX: #000000
HSV: (?°, 0%, 0%)
RGB: rgb(0, 0, 0)

White

White is a color, the perception of which is evoked by light that stimulates all three types of color sensitive cone cells in the human eye in equal amounts and with high brightness compared to the surroundings. A white visual stimulation will be void of hue and grayness. White is the lightest possible color.

white

HEX: #FFFFFF
HSV: (-°, 0%, 100%)
RGB: rgb(255, 255, 255)

*Colored because the color(white) is almost invisible*

Gray/Grey

The first recorded use of gray as a color name in the English language was in the 1700's.

This tone of gray (HTML gray) is universally used as the standard for gray because it is that tone of gray which is halfway between white and black.

gray/grey

HEX: #808080
HSV: (?°, 0%, 50%)
RGB: rgb(128, 128, 128)

Dim gray

Described as a Dark tone of gray.

dim grey

HEX: #696969
HSV: (0°, 0%, 41%)
RGB: rgb(105, 105, 105)

Gainsboro

Gainsboro is a pale tone of gray.

Prior to standardization as a web color, Gainsboro was included as one of the X11 color names. It was, however, absent from the original 1987 version of the list, but present in Paul Raveling's version which added, amongst other things, "light and off-white colors, copied from several Sinclair Paints color samples".

gainsboro

HEX: #DCDCDC
HSV: (?°, 0%, 86%)
RGB: rgb(220, 220, 220)

Light gray

Described as a Light gray.

light grey

HEX: #D3D3D3
HSV: (?°, 0%, 83%)
RGB: rgb(211, 211, 211)

Davy's gray

Davy's gray is a dark gray color, made from powdered slate, iron oxide and carbon black named for Henry Davy.

The first recorded use of Davy’s gray as a color name in English was around 1940.

davy's grey

HEX: #555555
HSV: (?°, 0%, 33%)
RGB: rgb(85, 85, 85)

Charcoal

Charcoal is a color that is a representation of the dark gray color of burned wood.

The first recorded use of charcoal as a color name in English was in 1606.

charcoal

HEX: #36454F
HSV: (204°, 31%, 31%)
RGB: rgb(54, 69, 79)

Silver

This color is a representation of the color of the metal silver.

This is supposed to be a metallic color; however, there is no mechanism for displaying metallic colors on a flat computer screen.

silver

HEX: #C0C0C0
HSV: (?°, 0%, 75%)
RGB: rgb(192, 192, 192)

Medium Gray

The color medium gray, or gray in the X11 color names, which is lighter than the HTML/CSS gray. The coordinates in the X11 were set at 190 to avoid gray being displayed as white on 2-bit grayscale displays.

medium grey

HEX: #BEBEBE
HSV: (?°, 0%, 75%)
RGB: (190, 190, 190)

Spanish Gray

Spanish gray is the color that is called gris (gray in Spanish) in the Guía de coloraciones (Guide to colorations) by Rosa Gallego and Juan Carlos Sanz, a color dictionary published in 2005 that is widely popular in the Hispanophone realm.

spanish grey

HEX: #989898
HSV: (?°, 0%, 60%)
RGB: rgb(152, 152, 152)

Xanadu

Described as a Moderate green. The color "xanadu" is a greenish-gray color whose name is derived from the Philodendron.

xanadu

HEX: #738678
HSV: (136°, 14%, 53%)
RGB: rgb(115, 134, 120)

Jet

The color jet is a representation of the color of the mineraloid jet.

The first recorded use of jet as a color name in English was in 1450.

jet black

HEX: #343434
HSV: (?°, 0%, 20%)
RGB: rgb(52, 52, 52)

Platinum

Platinum is a color that is the metallic tint of pale grayish-white resembling the metal platinum.

This is supposed to be a metallic color; however, there is no mechanism for displaying metallic colors on a flat computer screen.

The first recorded use of platinum as a color name in English was in 1918.

platinum

HEX: #E5E4E2
HSV: (40°, 1%, 90%)
RGB: rgb(229, 228, 226)

Ash gray

The color ash gray is a representation of the color of ash.

The first recorded use of ash gray as a color name in English was in 1374.

ash grey

HEX: #B2BEB5
HSV: (135°, 6%, 75%)
RGB: rgb(178, 190, 181)

Battleship gray

The color battleship gray. It is so called because the color is the shade of gray from the specular micaceous hematite paint used for rustproofing iron and steel battleships.

battleship grey

HEX: #848482
HSV: (60°, 2%, 52%)
RGB: rgb(132, 132, 130)

Gunmetal

Gunmetal is a shade of gray that has a bluish purple tinge. It describes the color of several metals used in industrial applications, such as tarnished gunmetal, or parkerized or blued steel.

gunmetal

HEX: #2A3439
HSV: (195°, 19%, 40%)
RGB: rgb(42, 52, 57)

Nickel

Nickel is a color that resembles the metal nickel. The coins commonly called "nickels" in the United States are a slightly lighter shade of this color.

This is supposed to be a metallic color; however, there is no mechanism for displaying metallic colors on a flat computer screen.

nickel

HEX: #727472
HSV: (120°, 2%, 46%)
RGB: rgb(114, 116, 114)

Stone gray

Stone gray is a color represented in the list of RAL classic colors from RAL colour standard. This is the main color on the Indian 500-rupee note.

stone grey

HEX: #928E85
HSV: (42°, 9%, 57%)
RGB: rgb(146, 142, 133)

Cool gray

Cool gray, is a medium light color gray mixed with the color blue.

This color is identical with color sample No. 203 (identified as gray blue) at the following website: http://tx4.us/nbs/nbs-g.htm —The ISCC-NBS Dictionary of Colo(u)r Names (1955), a website for stamp collectors to evaluate the colors of their stamps.

Poet George Sterling once wrote a poem calling San Francisco the "cool grey city of love". The phrase cool grey as applied to San Francisco refers to the frequent fogs from the Pacific Ocean that envelop the city.

cool grey

HEX: #9090C0
HSV: (240°, 25%, 75%)
RGB: rgb(144, 144, 192)

Cadet gray

Cadet gray is a slightly bluish shade of gray. The first recorded use of cadet grey as a color name in English was in 1912.

Before 1912, the word cadet gray was used as a name for a type of military issue uniforms. Most famously, it was the color of the uniforms of the Confederate Army. In 1815, it had earlier become the color of the uniforms of the United States Military Academy (West Point).

cadet grey

HEX: #91A3B0
HSV: (205°, 18%, 69%)
RGB: rgb(145, 163, 176)

Blue-gray

Described as a Light blue

Blue-gray was a Crayola crayon color from 1958 to 1990.

blue-grey

HEX: #6699CC
HSV: (210°, 50%, 80%)
RGB: rgb(102, 153, 204)

Glaucous

Glaucous (from the Latin glaucus, meaning "bluish-gray", from the Greek glaukos) is used to describe the pale gray or blue appearance of the surfaces of some plants, as well as in the names of birds, such as the glaucous gull (Larus hyperboreus), glaucous-winged gull (Larus glaucescens), glaucous macaw (Anodorhynchus glaucus), and glaucous tanager (Thraupis glaucocolpa).

glaucous

HEX: #6082B6
HSV: (216°, 47%, 71%)
RGB: rgb(96, 130, 182)

Slate gray

Slate gray is a gray color with a slight azure tinge that is a representation of the average color of the material slate.

The first recorded use of slate gray as a color name in English was in 1705.

slate grey

HEX: #708090
HSV: (210°, 22%, 56%)
RGB: rgb(112, 128, 144)

Gray-green

Gray-green (also known as grayish-green, greenish-gray, emerald-gray, or green-gray) is a greenish-gray color.

grey-green

HEX: #5E716A
HSV: (158°, 17%, 44%)
RGB: rgb(94, 113, 106)

Marengo

Marengo is a shade of gray (black with gray tinge) or blue colors. Sometimes the color is described as the color of a wet asphalt.

marengo

HEX: #4C5866
HSV: (212°, 25%, 40%)
RGB: rgb(76, 88, 102)

Puce

Described as a Dark pink.

Puce is the French word for flea.

Puce has been in use as a color name in French since the 14th century.

puce

HEX: #CC8899
HSV: (345°, 33%, 80%)
RGB: rgb(204, 136, 153)

Rose quartz

There is a grayish tone of rose called rose quartz.

The first recorded use of rose quartz as a color name in English was in 1926.

rose quartz

HEX: #AA98A9
HSV: (330°, 12%, 50%)
RGB: rgb(170, 152, 169)

Cinereous

Cinereous is a color, ashy gray in appearance, either consisting of or resembling ashes, or a gray color tinged with coppery brown. It is derived from the Latin cinereous, from cinis (ashes).

The first recorded use of cinereous as a color name in English was in 1661.

cinereous

HEX: #98817B
HSV: (12°, 19%, 60%)
RGB: rgb(152, 129, 123)

Rocket metallic

Rocket metallic is a purplish tone of gray.

This is supposed to be a metallic color; however, there is no mechanism for displaying metallic colors on a flat computer screen.

Rocket metallic is one of the colors on the Resene Color List, a color list widely popular in Australia and New Zealand. The color "rocket metallic" was formulated in 1999.

rocket metallic

HEX: #8A7F8D
HSV: (287°, 10%, 55%)
RGB: rgb(138, 129, 141)

Taupe

The color displayed at right matches the color sample called taupe referenced below in the 1930 book A Dictionary of Color, the world standard for color terms before the invention of computers. However, the word taupe may often be used to refer to lighter shades of taupe today, and therefore another name for this color is dark taupe.

The first use of taupe as a color name in English was in the early 19th century.

taupe

HEX: #483C32
HSV: (30°, 17%, 34%)
RGB: rgb(72, 60, 50)