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Cool Beige Color

HEX #C2B1A5 / RGB (194, 177, 165)

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What is Cool Beige Color?

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Cool Beige has the hex code #C2B1A5. The equivalent RGB values are (194, 177, 165), which means it is composed of 36% red, 33% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:9 Y:15 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cool Beige has a hue of 25°, 15% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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.

Cool Beige 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Cool Beige Color Codes

Hex Code#C2B1A5
RGB Values(194, 177, 165)
CMYK Values(0%, 9%, 15%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 15%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#3D4E5A [Outer Space]
Closest Pantone®7528 C
Closest RAL7044 [Silk grey]
Complementary Color#A5B6C2 [Cadet Blue (Crayola)]
Cool Beige Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Cool Beige Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C2B1A5. Complementary color is A5B6C2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cool Beige is Cadet Blue (Crayola) with the hex code #A5B6C2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C2B1A5 color is offered by #A5B6C2. 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.

C2B1A5 A5B6C2
Analogous color palette with (C2B1A5, C2C0A5 and C2A5A8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cool Beige (#C2B1A5) are Dark Vanilla (#C2C0A5) and Silver Pink (#C2A5A8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cool Beige 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.

C2B1A5 C2C0A5 C2A5A8
Split Complementary color palette with (C2B1A5, A5C2C0 and A5A8C2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cool Beige (#C2B1A5) are #A5C2C0 (Opal) and #A5A8C2 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)). 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.

C2B1A5 A5C2C0 A5A8C2
Triadic color palette with (C2B1A5, A5C2B1 and B1A5C2)

Triadic Palette

Cool Beige triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A5C2B1 (Cambridge Blue) and #B1A5C2 (Pastel Purple) along with #C2B1A5 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

C2B1A5 A5C2B1 B1A5C2
Tetradic color palette with (C2B1A5, A5C2B1, A5B6C2 and C2A5B6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cool Beige has four colors - #A5C2B1 (Cambridge Blue), #A5B6C2 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)) and #C2A5B6 (Black Shadows) in addition to the base color (#C2B1A5). 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.

C2B1A5 A5C2B1 A5B6C2 C2A5B6
Square color palette with (C2B1A5, A8C2A5, A5B6C2 and C0A5C2)

Square Palette

Cool Beige square color palette has #A8C2A5 (Cambridge Blue), #A5B6C2 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)) and #C0A5C2 (Lilac). 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.

C2B1A5 A8C2A5 A5B6C2 C0A5C2
Rainbow color

Cool Beige Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cool Beige 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.

C2B1A5 BAC2A5 A5C2A9 A5C2C2 A5A9C2 B9A5C2 C2A5B2

Tints, Tones & Shades of Cool Beige Color


  • Transparent CEC1B7CEC1B7
  • Transparent D4C8C0D4C8C0
  • Transparent DAD0C9DAD0C9
  • Transparent E1D8D2E1D8D2
  • Transparent E7E0DBE7E0DB
  • Transparent EDE8E4EDE8E4
  • Transparent F3EFEDF3EFED
  • Transparent F9F7F6F9F7F6


  • Transparent B5A79EB5A79E
  • Transparent AEA29AAEA29A
  • Transparent A89D96A89D96
  • Transparent A19993A19993
  • Transparent 9A948F9A948F
  • Transparent 948F8B948F8B
  • Transparent 8D8A878D8A87
  • Transparent 878584878584


  • Transparent 9B8E849B8E84
  • Transparent 887C74887C74
  • Transparent 746A63746A63
  • Transparent 615953615953
  • Transparent 4E47424E4742
  • Transparent 3A35323A3532
  • Transparent 272321272321
  • Transparent 131211131211

Cool Beige Color Patterns

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    Cool Beige Gingham Checks

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    Cool Beige Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Cool Beige Polka Dots Pattern

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    Cool Beige Honeycomb Pattern

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    Cool Beige Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Beige Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Beige Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Beige Plaid Pattern

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