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Buff Orange Color

HEX #FFBB7C / RGB (255, 187, 124)

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What is Buff Orange Color?

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Buff Orange is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 14-1128 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Buff Orange color hex code is #FFBB7C and the RGB equivalent is (255, 187, 124). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Buff Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#FFBB7C
RGB Values(255, 187, 124)
CMYK Values(0%, 27%, 51%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(29°, 51%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#004483 [Midnight Blue]
Pantone®14-1128 TCX
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#7CC0FF [Maya Blue]
Buff Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Luma)#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DCDCDC

Buff Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFBB7C. Complementary color is 7CC0FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Buff Orange is Maya Blue with the hex code #7CC0FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFBB7C color is offered by #7CC0FF. 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 (FFBB7C, FFFD7C and FF7C7F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Buff Orange (#FFBB7C) are Sunny (#FFFD7C) and Congo Pink (#FF7C7F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Buff Orange 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 (FFBB7C, 7CFFFD and 7C7FFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Buff Orange (#FFBB7C) are #7CFFFD (Electric Blue) and #7C7FFF (Violets Are 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 (FFBB7C, 7CFFBB and BB7CFF)

Triadic Palette

Buff Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7CFFBB (Aquamarine) and #BB7CFF (Pale Violet) along with #FFBB7C 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 (FFBB7C, 7CFFBB, 7CC0FF and FF7CC0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Buff Orange has four colors - #7CFFBB (Aquamarine), #7CC0FF (Maya Blue) and #FF7CC0 (Persian Pink) in addition to the base color (#FFBB7C). 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 (FFBB7C, 7FFF7C, 7CC0FF and FD7CFF)

Square Palette

Buff Orange square color palette has #7FFF7C (Light Green), #7CC0FF (Maya Blue) and #FD7CFF (Fuchsia Pink). 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

Buff Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Buff Orange 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 Buff Orange Color


  • Transparent FFC996FFC996
  • Transparent FFCFA3FFCFA3
  • Transparent FFD6B0FFD6B0
  • Transparent FFDDBEFFDDBE
  • Transparent FFE4CBFFE4CB
  • Transparent FFEBD8FFEBD8
  • Transparent FFF1E5FFF1E5
  • Transparent FFF8F2FFF8F2


  • Transparent E6AF7DE6AF7D
  • Transparent D9A97DD9A97D
  • Transparent CCA37ECCA37E
  • Transparent C09E7EC09E7E
  • Transparent B3987EB3987E
  • Transparent A6927FA6927F
  • Transparent 998C7F998C7F
  • Transparent 8D86808D8680


  • Transparent CC9663CC9663
  • Transparent B38357B38357
  • Transparent 99704A99704A
  • Transparent 805E3E805E3E
  • Transparent 664B32664B32
  • Transparent 4D38254D3825
  • Transparent 332519332519
  • Transparent 1A130C1A130C

Buff Orange Color Patterns

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    Buff Orange Polka Dots Pattern

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    Buff Orange Honeycomb Pattern

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    Buff Orange Leaves Pattern

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    Buff Orange Houndstooth Pattern

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    Buff Orange Trellis Pattern

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    Buff Orange Plaid Pattern

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