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Cantaloupe Color

HEX #F08C60 / RGB (240, 140, 96)

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What is Cantaloupe Color?

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Cantaloupe has the hex code #F08C60. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 140, 96), which means it is composed of 50% red, 29% green and 20% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:42 Y:60 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cantaloupe has a hue of 18°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Cantaloupe color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, cantaloupe can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Cantaloupe Color Codes

Hex Code#F08C60
RGB Values(240, 140, 96)
CMYK Values(0%, 42%, 60%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(18°, 60%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9966
Inverse Color#0F739F [CG Blue]
Closest Pantone®P 30-6 C
Closest RAL1034 [Pastel yellow]
Complementary Color#60C4F0 [Maya Blue]
Cantaloupe Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Luma)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C8C8C8

Cantaloupe Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F08C60. Complementary color is 60C4F0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cantaloupe is Maya Blue with the hex code #60C4F0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F08C60 color is offered by #60C4F0. 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 (F08C60, F0D460 and F0607C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cantaloupe (#F08C60) are Orange-Yellow (Crayola) (#F0D460) and Watermelon (#F0607C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cantaloupe 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 (F08C60, 60F0D4 and 607CF0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cantaloupe (#F08C60) are #60F0D4 (Aquamarine) and #607CF0 (Blueberry). 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 (F08C60, 60F08C and 8C60F0)

Triadic Palette

Cantaloupe triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #60F08C (Very Light Malachite Green) and #8C60F0 (Violets Are Blue) along with #F08C60 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 (F08C60, 60F08C, 60C4F0 and F060C4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cantaloupe has four colors - #60F08C (Very Light Malachite Green), #60C4F0 (Maya Blue) and #F060C4 (Light Deep Pink) in addition to the base color (#F08C60). 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 (F08C60, 7CF060, 60C4F0 and D460F0)

Square Palette

Cantaloupe square color palette has #7CF060 (Screamin' Green), #60C4F0 (Maya Blue) and #D460F0 (Heliotrope). 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

Cantaloupe Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cantaloupe 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.

F08B60 D9F060 60F062 60F0DD 6087F0 B460F0 F060B0

Tints, Tones & Shades of Cantaloupe Color


  • Transparent F3A380F3A380
  • Transparent F5AF90F5AF90
  • Transparent F6BAA0F6BAA0
  • Transparent F8C6B0F8C6B0
  • Transparent F9D1BFF9D1BF
  • Transparent FBDDCFFBDDCF
  • Transparent FCE8DFFCE8DF
  • Transparent FEF4EFFEF4EF


  • Transparent DA8A66DA8A66
  • Transparent CE886ACE886A
  • Transparent C3876DC3876D
  • Transparent B88670B88670
  • Transparent AD8573AD8573
  • Transparent A28476A28476
  • Transparent 96827A96827A
  • Transparent 8B817D8B817D


  • Transparent C0704DC0704D
  • Transparent A86243A86243
  • Transparent 90543A90543A
  • Transparent 784630784630
  • Transparent 603826603826
  • Transparent 482A1D482A1D
  • Transparent 301C13301C13
  • Transparent 180E0A180E0A

Cantaloupe Color Patterns

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    Cantaloupe Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cantaloupe Plaid Pattern

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