Celadon Color

HEX #C3E0C6 / RGB (195, 224, 198)

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What is Celadon Color?

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Celadon has the hex code #C3E0C6. The equivalent RGB values are (195, 224, 198), which means it is composed of 32% red, 36% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:13 M:0 Y:12 K:12. In the HSV/HSB scale, Celadon has a hue of 126°, 13% saturation and a brightness value of 88%.
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.

Celadon color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, celadon 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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Celadon Color Codes

Hex Code#C3E0C6
RGB Values(195, 224, 198)
CMYK Values(13%, 0%, 12%, 12%)
HSV/HSB Values(126°, 13%, 88%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#3C1F39 [Dark Purple]
Closest Pantone®566 C
Closest RAL9018 [Papyrus white]
Complementary Color#E0C3DD [Thistle]
Celadon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CECECE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Luma)#D8D8D8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E5E5E5

Celadon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C3E0C6. Complementary color is E0C3DD

Complementary Palette

The complement of Celadon is Thistle with the hex code #E0C3DD. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C3E0C6 color is offered by #E0C3DD. 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 (C3E0C6, C3E0D5 and CFE0C3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Celadon (#C3E0C6) are Columbia Blue (#C3E0D5) and Tea Green (#CFE0C3). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Celadon 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.

C3E0C6 C3E0D5 CFE0C3
Split Complementary color palette with (C3E0C6, D5C3E0 and E0C3CF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Celadon (#C3E0C6) are #D5C3E0 (Languid Lavender) and #E0C3CF (Dust Storm). 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.

C3E0C6 D5C3E0 E0C3CF
Triadic color palette with (C3E0C6, C6C3E0 and E0C6C3)

Triadic Palette

Celadon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C6C3E0 (Light Periwinkle) and #E0C6C3 (Dust Storm) along with #C3E0C6 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

C3E0C6 C6C3E0 E0C6C3
Tetradic color palette with (C3E0C6, C6C3E0, E0C3DD and DDE0C3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Celadon has four colors - #C6C3E0 (Light Periwinkle), #E0C3DD (Thistle) and #DDE0C3 (Bone) in addition to the base color (#C3E0C6). 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 (C3E0C6, C3CFE0, E0C3DD and E0D5C3)

Square Palette

Celadon square color palette has #C3CFE0 (Light Periwinkle), #E0C3DD (Thistle) and #E0D5C3 (Bone). 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

Celadon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Celadon 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.

C3E0C6 C3E0DF C3C8E0 D6C3E0 E0C3D1 E0CEC3 D9E0C3

Tints, Tones & Shades of Celadon Color


  • Transparent CFE6D1CFE6D1
  • Transparent D5E9D7D5E9D7
  • Transparent DBECDDDBECDD
  • Transparent E1F0E3E1F0E3
  • Transparent E7F3E8E7F3E8
  • Transparent EDF6EEEDF6EE
  • Transparent F3F9F4F3F9F4
  • Transparent F9FCF9F9FCF9


  • Transparent B6CDB8B6CDB8
  • Transparent AFC3B1AFC3B1
  • Transparent A8BAAAA8BAAA
  • Transparent A2B0A3A2B0A3
  • Transparent 9BA69C9BA69C
  • Transparent 949D95949D95
  • Transparent 8D938E8D938E
  • Transparent 878A87878A87


  • Transparent 9CB39E9CB39E
  • Transparent 899D8B899D8B
  • Transparent 758677758677
  • Transparent 627063627063
  • Transparent 4E5A4F4E5A4F
  • Transparent 3B433B3B433B
  • Transparent 272D28272D28
  • Transparent 141614141614

Celadon Color Patterns

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    Celadon Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Celadon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celadon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celadon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celadon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celadon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celadon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celadon Plaid Pattern

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