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Chinese White Color

HEX #E2E5DE / RGB (226, 229, 222)

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What is Chinese White Color?

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Chinese White has the hex code #E2E5DE. The equivalent RGB values are (226, 229, 222), which means it is composed of 33% red, 34% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:0 Y:3 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Chinese White has a hue of 86°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Chinese White color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, chinese white 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.

Note: To view other colors associated with China and the ancient Asian culture, please use the search function on the web site.

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Chinese White Color Codes

Hex Code#E2E5DE
RGB Values(226, 229, 222)
CMYK Values(1%, 0%, 3%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(86°, 3%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1D1A21 [Eerie Black]
Closest Pantone®663 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#E1DEE5 [Platinum]
Chinese White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E3E3E3
Weighted Average (Luma)#E4E4E4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EBEBEB

Chinese White Color Palettes

Chinese White is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of E2E5DE. Complementary color is E1DEE5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Chinese White is Platinum with the hex code #E1DEE5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E2E5DE color is offered by #E1DEE5. 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 (E2E5DE, DFE5DE and E5E5DE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Chinese White (#E2E5DE) are Chinese White (#DFE5DE) and Chinese White (#E5E5DE). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Chinese White 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 (E2E5DE, DEDFE5 and E5DEE5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Chinese White (#E2E5DE) are #DEDFE5 (Platinum) and #E5DEE5 (Platinum). 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 (E2E5DE, DEE2E5 and E5DEE2)

Triadic Palette

Chinese White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DEE2E5 (Platinum) and #E5DEE2 (Platinum) along with #E2E5DE 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 (E2E5DE, DEE2E5, E1DEE5 and E5E1DE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Chinese White has four colors - #DEE2E5 (Platinum), #E1DEE5 (Platinum) and #E5E1DE (Chinese White) in addition to the base color (#E2E5DE). 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 (E2E5DE, DEE5E5, E1DEE5 and E5DEDF)

Square Palette

Chinese White square color palette has #DEE5E5 (Platinum), #E1DEE5 (Platinum) and #E5DEDF (Platinum). 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

Chinese White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Chinese White 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 Chinese White Color


  • Transparent E8EAE5E8EAE5
  • Transparent EBEDE8EBEDE8
  • Transparent EEEFEBEEEFEB
  • Transparent F1F2EFF1F2EF
  • Transparent F3F5F2F3F5F2
  • Transparent F6F7F5F6F7F5
  • Transparent F9FAF8F9FAF8
  • Transparent FCFCFCFCFCFC


  • Transparent CED1CBCED1CB
  • Transparent C5C7C2C5C7C2
  • Transparent BBBDB8BBBDB8
  • Transparent B1B3AFB1B3AF
  • Transparent A7A8A6A7A8A6
  • Transparent 9D9E9C9D9E9C
  • Transparent 949493949493
  • Transparent 8A8A898A8A89


  • Transparent B5B7B2B5B7B2
  • Transparent 9EA09B9EA09B
  • Transparent 888985888985
  • Transparent 71736F71736F
  • Transparent 5A5C595A5C59
  • Transparent 444543444543
  • Transparent 2D2E2C2D2E2C
  • Transparent 171716171716

Chinese White Color Patterns

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    Chinese White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese White Plaid Pattern

Chinese White Color Interior Ideas

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