Blanched Almond

HEX #FFEBCD / RGB (255, 235, 205)


What is Blanched Almond Color?

Blanched Almond (Hex code: FFEBCD) Thumbnail

Blanched Almond has the hex code #FFEBCD. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 235, 205), which means it is composed of 37% red, 34% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:20 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Blanched Almond has a hue of 36°, 20% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Blanched almond color is included in the web colors list. This means, it can be used by name, "BlanchedAlmond", in HTML and CSS code in addition to the hex, RGB, CMYK and HSB values.

Blanched Almond Color Codes

RGB Values(255, 235, 205)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 20%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 20%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFCC
Inverse Color#001432 [Maastricht Blue]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9010 [Pure white]
Complementary Color#CDE1FF [Water]
Blanched Almond Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E8E8E8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#EEEEEE
Weighted Average (Luma)#EDEDED
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EFEFEF

Blanched Almond Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFEBCD. Complementary color is CDE1FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Blanched Almond is Water with the hex code #CDE1FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFEBCD color is offered by #CDE1FF. 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 (FFEBCD, FAFFCD and FFD2CD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Blanched Almond (#FFEBCD) are Conditioner (#FAFFCD) and Light Red (#FFD2CD). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Blanched Almond 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (FFEBCD, CDFAFF and D2CDFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Blanched Almond (#FFEBCD) are #CDFAFF (Water) and #D2CDFF (Lavender Blue). 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.

Triadic color palette with (FFEBCD, CDFFEB and EBCDFF)

Triadic Palette

Blanched Almond triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CDFFEB (Aero Blue) and #EBCDFF (Pale Lavender) along with #FFEBCD 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 (FFEBCD, CDFFEB, CDE1FF and FFCDE1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Blanched Almond has four colors - #CDFFEB (Aero Blue), #CDE1FF (Water) and #FFCDE1 (Classic Rose) in addition to the base color (#FFEBCD). 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 (FFEBCD, CDFFD2, CDE1FF and FFCDFA)

Square Palette

Blanched Almond square color palette has #CDFFD2 (Aero Blue), #CDE1FF (Water) and #FFCDFA (Shampoo). 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.

Rainbow color

Blanched Almond Color Rainbow Palette

Our Blanched Almond 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Blanched Almond Color


  • Transparent FFEFD7#FFEFD7
  • Transparent FFF1DC#FFF1DC
  • Transparent FFF3E1#FFF3E1
  • Transparent FFF5E6#FFF5E6
  • Transparent FFF7EB#FFF7EB
  • Transparent FFF9F0#FFF9F0
  • Transparent FFFBF5#FFFBF5
  • Transparent FFFDFA#FFFDFA


  • Transparent E6D6BE#E6D6BE
  • Transparent D9CBB6#D9CBB6
  • Transparent CCC0AE#CCC0AE
  • Transparent C0B6A7#C0B6A7
  • Transparent B3AB9F#B3AB9F
  • Transparent A6A097#A6A097
  • Transparent 99958F#99958F
  • Transparent 8D8B88#8D8B88


  • Transparent CCBCA4#CCBCA4
  • Transparent B3A590#B3A590
  • Transparent 998D7B#998D7B
  • Transparent 807667#807667
  • Transparent 665E52#665E52
  • Transparent 4D473E#4D473E
  • Transparent 332F29#332F29
  • Transparent 1A1815#1A1815

Blanched Almond Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blanched Almond Plaid Pattern

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