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Barbados Beige Color

HEX #B8A983 / RGB (184, 169, 131)

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What is Barbados Beige Color?

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Barbados Beige has the hex code #B8A983. The equivalent RGB values are (184, 169, 131), which means it is composed of 38% red, 35% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:29 K:28. In the HSV/HSB scale, Barbados Beige has a hue of 43°, 29% saturation and a brightness value of 72%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Barbados Beige is an RAL Design color with the number 090 70 20. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Barbados Beige hex code is #B8A983 with equivalent RGB (184, 169, 131). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Barbados Beige Color Codes

Hex Code#B8A983
RGB Values(184, 169, 131)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 29%, 28%)
HSV/HSB Values(43°, 29%, 72%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#47567C [Purple Navy]
Closest Pantone®452 C
Closest RAL1001 [Beige]
Complementary Color#8392B8 [Cool Grey]
Barbados Beige Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Luma)#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CECECE

Barbados Beige Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B8A983. Complementary color is 8392B8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Barbados Beige is Cool Grey with the hex code #8392B8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B8A983 color is offered by #8392B8. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (B8A983, ADB883 and B88F83)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Barbados Beige (#B8A983) are Sage (#ADB883) and Pale Taupe (#B88F83). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Barbados Beige with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (B8A983, 83ADB8 and 8F83B8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Barbados Beige (#B8A983) are #83ADB8 (Pewter Blue) and #8F83B8 (Lavender Purple). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (B8A983, 83B8A9 and A983B8)

Triadic Palette

Barbados Beige triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #83B8A9 (Pewter Blue) and #A983B8 (African Violet) along with #B8A983 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (B8A983, 83B8A9, 8392B8 and B88392)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Barbados Beige has four colors - #83B8A9 (Pewter Blue), #8392B8 (Cool Grey) and #B88392 (English Lavender) in addition to the base color (#B8A983). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (B8A983, 83B88F, 8392B8 and B883AD)

Square Palette

Barbados Beige square color palette has #83B88F (Dark Sea Green), #8392B8 (Cool Grey) and #B883AD (Opera Mauve). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Rainbow color

Barbados Beige Color Rainbow Palette

Our Barbados Beige rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Barbados Beige Color


  • Transparent C6BA9CC6BA9C
  • Transparent CDC3A8CDC3A8
  • Transparent D4CBB5D4CBB5
  • Transparent DCD4C1DCD4C1
  • Transparent E3DDCDE3DDCD
  • Transparent EAE5DAEAE5DA
  • Transparent F1EEE6F1EEE6
  • Transparent F8F6F3F8F6F3


  • Transparent ADA182ADA182
  • Transparent A79D82A79D82
  • Transparent A29982A29982
  • Transparent 9C95829C9582
  • Transparent 969081969081
  • Transparent 918C81918C81
  • Transparent 8B88818B8881
  • Transparent 868480868480


  • Transparent 938769938769
  • Transparent 81765C81765C
  • Transparent 6E654F6E654F
  • Transparent 5C55425C5542
  • Transparent 4A44344A4434
  • Transparent 373327373327
  • Transparent 25221A25221A
  • Transparent 12110D12110D

Barbados Beige Color Patterns

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    Barbados Beige Leaves Pattern

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    Barbados Beige Houndstooth Pattern

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    Barbados Beige Trellis Pattern

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    Barbados Beige Plaid Pattern

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