What is Carnation Pink Color?
Carnation Pink has the hex code #FFA6C9. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 166, 201), which means it is composed of
41% red, 27% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:35 Y:21 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Carnation Pink has a hue of 336°, 35% 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.
The name of this Crayola color comes from the attractive carnation flower. As per the HSB values, the color is right between red and magenta in the RGB wheel. Carnation Pink is NOT a web color. To use it in HTML and CSS code, put in the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSL numbers.
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Carnation Pink Color Codes
|RGB Values||(255, 166, 201)|
|CMYK Values||(0%, 35%, 21%, 0%)|
|HSV/HSB Values||(336°, 35%, 100%)|
|Closest Web Safe||#FF99CC|
|Inverse Color||#005936 [Castleton Green]|
|Closest Pantone®||210 C|
|Closest RAL||3015 [Light pink]|
|Complementary Color||#A6FFDC [Magic Mint]|
|Carnation Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes|
|Weighted Average (Most Common)||#C5C5C5|
|Weighted Average (Luma)||#BBBBBB|
|Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)||#D7D7D7|
Carnation Pink Color Palettes
The complement of Carnation Pink is Magic Mint with the hex code #A6FFDC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFA6C9 color is offered by #A6FFDC. 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.
The analogous colors of Carnation Pink (#FFA6C9) are Melon (#FFB0A6) and Rich Brilliant Lavender (#FFA6F6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Carnation Pink 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Carnation Pink (#FFA6C9) are #A6FFB0 (Mint Green) and #A6F6FF (Waterspout). 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.
Carnation Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C9FFA6 (Menthol) and #A6C9FF (Baby Blue Eyes) along with #FFA6C9 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Carnation Pink has four colors - #C9FFA6 (Menthol), #A6FFDC (Magic Mint) and #DCA6FF (Mauve) in addition to the base color (#FFA6C9). 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.
Carnation Pink square color palette has #F6FFA6 (Calamansi), #A6FFDC (Magic Mint) and #B0A6FF (Maximum Blue Purple). 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.
Carnation Pink Color Rainbow Palette
Our Carnation Pink 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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