Slate gray

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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.[1]

Tones of slate gray color comparison chart[change | edit source]

  • Light Slate Gray (web color) (Hex: #778899) (RGB: 119, 136, 153)
  • SLATE GRAY (web color) (Hex: #708090) (RGB: 112, 128, 144)
  • Dark Slate Gray (web color) (Hex: #2F4F4F) (RGB: 47, 79, 79)

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References[change | edit source]

  1. Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 204; Color Sample of Slate Gray: Page 51 Plate 14 Color Sample A2