Grey Ridge Color


Grey Ridge is pale, cool-toned shade of cool magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm green, cool cyan or warm yellow

Inverse Color #7b8679
Complementary Color #7a8679
Color Shade: cool magenta (290.77° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 50% (better contrasting with white)
Grey Ridge Color Sample
Grey Ridge Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #847986

If you're looking for a similar cool magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Grey Ridge Color. The Mauveine color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a violet bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Grape Jelly (#7e667f) for more energetic effect. Try Wine Stroll as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#7a8679 is the best complementary color to Grey Ridge. Warm green shades generally complement the cool magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #847986 complementary color is Xanadu, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm blue, cool magenta, and warm magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Mamba are #7d7986 and #867981. Thus found on the left and right of #847986 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Topaz and Suva Gray colors as they work well with Grey Ridge.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Grey Ridge palette consists of #79867d and #818679 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#7a8679). Try Xanadu and Bitter colors in combination with #847986, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #847986 offers a combination of warm cyan and warm yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Grey Ridge. Thus Blue Smoke and Friar Gray giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Grey Ridge contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Xanadu, Hurricane, and Rolling Stone split by 90° on the color wheel. #847986 square combo is a palette of cool magenta, warm red, warm green and cool cyan shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Grey Ridge tetradic combo consists of warm green complementary color (#7a8679) and two others. The Friar Gray is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Storm Gray – 120° from the complementary Xanadu. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #868479 and #797a86.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #847986 is made of 34% red, 31% green and 35% blue. In a HSL mode Grey Ridge has a hue angle of 290.77°, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 50%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #847986 is made of 0.79% cyan, 5.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 47.45% black ink.

HEX #847986
RGB Decimal rgb(132,121,134)
RGB Percentage 34%, 31%, 35%
CMYK 0.79, 5.1, 0, 47.45
HSL hsl(290.77,5.1%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(290.77,9.7%,52.55%)
CIE-LAB lab(52.1764,6.7487,-5.5468)
XYZ xyz(20.6562,20.3015,25.3841)