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Beige CMYK Color

HEX #D9BB9B / RGB (217, 187, 155)

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What is Beige CMYK Color?

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Beige in the CMYK color model has the values (15, 25, 40, 0) which means it has 40 of yellow, 25 of magenta, 15 of cyan and 0 of black. This translates to an approximate hex code #D9BB9B and RGB values of (217, 187, 155). The CMYK system is the foundation of color printing technology that runs both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K).

NOTE: The beige (CMYK) hex color code mentioned on this page is just an approximation. CMYK model is for print media while hexadecimal color codes and the equivalent RGB values are for screen. The two can seldom be converted correctly.

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Beige CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#D9BB9B
RGB Values(217, 187, 155)
CMYK Values(15%, 25%, 40%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(31°, 29%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#264464 [Indigo (Rainbow)]
Closest Pantone®7590 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#9BB9D9 [Pale Cerulean]
Beige CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BABABA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Luma)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Beige CMYK Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D9BB9B. Complementary color is 9BB9D9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Beige CMYK is Pale Cerulean with the hex code #9BB9D9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D9BB9B color is offered by #9BB9D9. 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.

Analogous color palette with (D9BB9B, D8D99B and D99C9B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Beige CMYK (#D9BB9B) are Medium Spring Bud (#D8D99B) and Parrot Pink (#D99C9B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Beige CMYK 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.

D9BB9B D8D99B D99C9B
Split Complementary color palette with (D9BB9B, 9BD8D9 and 9C9BD9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Beige CMYK (#D9BB9B) are #9BD8D9 (Pale Robin Egg Blue) and #9C9BD9 (Blue Bell). 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.

D9BB9B 9BD8D9 9C9BD9
Triadic color palette with (D9BB9B, 9BD9BB and BB9BD9)

Triadic Palette

Beige CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9BD9BB (Turquoise Green) and #BB9BD9 (Lenurple) along with #D9BB9B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (D9BB9B, 9BD9BB, 9BB9D9 and D99BB9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Beige CMYK has four colors - #9BD9BB (Turquoise Green), #9BB9D9 (Pale Cerulean) and #D99BB9 (Kobi) in addition to the base color (#D9BB9B). 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.

Square color palette with (D9BB9B, 9BD99C, 9BB9D9 and D99BD8)

Square Palette

Beige CMYK square color palette has #9BD99C (Granny Smith Apple), #9BB9D9 (Pale Cerulean) and #D99BD8 (Medium Lavender Magenta). 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.

D9BB9B 9BD99C 9BB9D9 D99BD8
Rainbow color

Beige CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Beige CMYK 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.

D9BB9B C2D99B 9BD9A9 9BD4D9 9B9ED9 CD9BD9 D99BB0

Tints, Tones & Shades of Beige CMYK Color


  • Transparent E1C9AFE1C9AF
  • Transparent E4CFB9E4CFB9
  • Transparent E8D6C3E8D6C3
  • Transparent ECDDCDECDDCD
  • Transparent F0E4D7F0E4D7
  • Transparent F4EBE1F4EBE1
  • Transparent F7F1EBF7F1EB
  • Transparent FBF8F5FBF8F5


  • Transparent C7AF96C7AF96
  • Transparent BEA993BEA993
  • Transparent B5A390B5A390
  • Transparent AD9E8EAD9E8E
  • Transparent A4988BA4988B
  • Transparent 9B92889B9288
  • Transparent 928C85928C85
  • Transparent 898683898683


  • Transparent AE967CAE967C
  • Transparent 98836D98836D
  • Transparent 82705D82705D
  • Transparent 6D5E4E6D5E4E
  • Transparent 574B3E574B3E
  • Transparent 41382F41382F
  • Transparent 2B251F2B251F
  • Transparent 161310161310

Beige CMYK Color Patterns

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    Beige CMYK Gingham Checks

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    Beige CMYK Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Beige CMYK Polka Dots Pattern

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    Beige CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

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    Beige CMYK Leaves Pattern

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    Beige CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

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    Beige CMYK Trellis Pattern

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    Beige CMYK Plaid Pattern

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