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Cupcake Pink Color

HEX #EC9EB1 / RGB (236, 158, 177)

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What is Cupcake Pink Color?

Cupcake Pink (Hex code: EC9EB1) Thumbnail

Cupcake Pink has the hex code #EC9EB1. The equivalent RGB values are (236, 158, 177), which means it is composed of 41% red, 28% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:33 Y:25 K:8. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cupcake Pink has a hue of 345°, 33% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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.

Cupcake Pink 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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Cupcake Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#EC9EB1
RGB Values(236, 158, 177)
CMYK Values(0%, 33%, 25%, 8%)
HSV/HSB Values(345°, 33%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9999
Inverse Color#13614E [Dark Spring Green]
Closest Pantone®494 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#9EECD9 [Magic Mint]
Cupcake Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Luma)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D1D1D1

Cupcake Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EC9EB1. Complementary color is 9EECD9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cupcake Pink is Magic Mint with the hex code #9EECD9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EC9EB1 color is offered by #9EECD9. 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 (EC9EB1, ECB29E and EC9ED8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cupcake Pink (#EC9EB1) are Pastel Pink (#ECB29E) and Light Orchid (#EC9ED8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cupcake 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (EC9EB1, 9EECB2 and 9ED8EC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cupcake Pink (#EC9EB1) are #9EECB2 (Teal Deer) and #9ED8EC (Non-Photo Blue). 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 (EC9EB1, B1EC9E and 9EB1EC)

Triadic Palette

Cupcake Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B1EC9E (Granny Smith Apple) and #9EB1EC (Maximum Blue Purple) along with #EC9EB1 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 (EC9EB1, B1EC9E, 9EECD9 and D99EEC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cupcake Pink has four colors - #B1EC9E (Granny Smith Apple), #9EECD9 (Magic Mint) and #D99EEC (Bright Ube) in addition to the base color (#EC9EB1). 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 (EC9EB1, D8EC9E, 9EECD9 and B29EEC)

Square Palette

Cupcake Pink square color palette has #D8EC9E (Key Lime), #9EECD9 (Magic Mint) and #B29EEC (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.

Rainbow color

Cupcake Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cupcake 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Cupcake Pink Color


  • Transparent F0B1C1F0B1C1
  • Transparent F2BBC8F2BBC8
  • Transparent F4C5D0F4C5D0
  • Transparent F6CFD8F6CFD8
  • Transparent F7D8E0F7D8E0
  • Transparent F9E2E8F9E2E8
  • Transparent FBECEFFBECEF
  • Transparent FDF5F7FDF5F7


  • Transparent D698A7D698A7
  • Transparent CC95A2CC95A2
  • Transparent C1929DC1929D
  • Transparent B68F99B68F99
  • Transparent AB8C94AB8C94
  • Transparent A0898FA0898F
  • Transparent 96868A96868A
  • Transparent 8B83858B8385


  • Transparent BD7E8EBD7E8E
  • Transparent A56F7CA56F7C
  • Transparent 8E5F6A8E5F6A
  • Transparent 764F59764F59
  • Transparent 5E3F475E3F47
  • Transparent 472F35472F35
  • Transparent 2F20232F2023
  • Transparent 181012181012

Cupcake Pink Color Patterns

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    Cupcake Pink Gingham Checks

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    Cupcake Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Cupcake Pink Polka Dots Pattern

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    Cupcake Pink Honeycomb Pattern

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    Cupcake Pink Leaves Pattern

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    Cupcake Pink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cupcake Pink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cupcake Pink Plaid Pattern

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