Coconut White

HEX #FAFAF8 / RGB (250, 250, 248)

Coconut and Milk

What is Coconut White Color?

Coconut White (Hex code: FAFAF8) Thumbnail

Coconut White has the hex code #FAFAF8. The equivalent RGB values are (250, 250, 248), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:1 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Coconut White has a hue of 60°, 1% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Coconut White is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the coconut white CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Coconut White Color Codes

Hex Code#FAFAF8
RGB Values(250, 250, 248)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 1%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 1%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#050507 [Vampire Black]
Closest Pantone®7436 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#F8F8FA [Ghost White]
Coconut White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F9F9F9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#FAFAFA
Weighted Average (Luma)#FAFAFA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F5F5F5

Coconut White Color Palettes

Coconut White is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of FAFAF8. Complementary color is F8F8FA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Coconut White is Ghost White with the hex code #F8F8FA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FAFAF8 color is offered by #F8F8FA. 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 (FAFAF8, F9FAF8 and FAF9F8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Coconut White (#FAFAF8) are Lotion (#F9FAF8) and Snow (#FAF9F8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Coconut 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 (FAFAF8, F8F9FA and F9F8FA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Coconut White (#FAFAF8) are #F8F9FA (Ghost White) and #F9F8FA (Ghost White). 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 (FAFAF8, F8FAFA and FAF8FA)

Triadic Palette

Coconut White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F8FAFA (Ghost White) and #FAF8FA (Ghost White) along with #FAFAF8 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 (FAFAF8, F8FAFA, F8F8FA and FAF8F8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Coconut White has four colors - #F8FAFA (Ghost White), #F8F8FA (Ghost White) and #FAF8F8 (Snow) in addition to the base color (#FAFAF8). 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 (FAFAF8, F8FAF9, F8F8FA and FAF8F9)

Square Palette

Coconut White square color palette has #F8FAF9 (Mint Cream), #F8F8FA (Ghost White) and #FAF8F9 (Snow). 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

Coconut White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Coconut 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 Coconut White Color


  • Transparent FBFBF9#FBFBF9
  • Transparent FCFCFA#FCFCFA
  • Transparent FCFCFB#FCFCFB
  • Transparent FDFDFC#FDFDFC
  • Transparent FDFDFC#FDFDFC
  • Transparent FEFEFD#FEFEFD
  • Transparent FEFEFE#FEFEFE
  • Transparent FFFFFE#FFFFFE


  • Transparent E2E2E0#E2E2E0
  • Transparent D5D5D4#D5D5D4
  • Transparent C9C9C8#C9C9C8
  • Transparent BDBDBC#BDBDBC
  • Transparent B1B1B0#B1B1B0
  • Transparent A5A5A4#A5A5A4
  • Transparent 989898#989898
  • Transparent 8C8C8C#8C8C8C


  • Transparent C8C8C6#C8C8C6
  • Transparent AFAFAE#AFAFAE
  • Transparent 969695#969695
  • Transparent 7D7D7C#7D7D7C
  • Transparent 646463#646463
  • Transparent 4B4B4A#4B4B4A
  • Transparent 323232#323232
  • Transparent 191919#191919

Coconut White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Coconut White Plaid Pattern

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