Dark White

HEX #E1D9D1 / RGB (225, 217, 209)

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What is Dark White Color?

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Dark White has the hex code #E1D9D1. The equivalent RGB values are (225, 217, 209), which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:7 K:12. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark White has a hue of 30°, 7% 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.

Dark 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 dark white CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Dark White Color Codes

Hex Code#E1D9D1
RGB Values(225, 217, 209)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 7%, 12%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 7%, 88%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1E262E [Dark Gunmetal]
Closest Pantone®7604 C
Closest RAL1013 [Oyster white]
Complementary Color#D1D9E1 [Light Silver]
Dark White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Luma)#DADADA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Dark White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E1D9D1. Complementary color is D1D9E1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark White is Light Silver with the hex code #D1D9E1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E1D9D1 color is offered by #D1D9E1. 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 (E1D9D1, E1E1D1 and E1D1D1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark White (#E1D9D1) are White Coffee (#E1E1D1) and Timberwolf (#E1D1D1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark 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 (E1D9D1, D1E1E1 and D1D1E1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark White (#E1D9D1) are #D1E1E1 (Gainsboro) and #D1D1E1 (Languid Lavender). 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 (E1D9D1, D1E1D9 and D9D1E1)

Triadic Palette

Dark White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D1E1D9 (Light Silver) and #D9D1E1 (Languid Lavender) along with #E1D9D1 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 (E1D9D1, D1E1D9, D1D9E1 and E1D1D9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark White has four colors - #D1E1D9 (Light Silver), #D1D9E1 (Light Silver) and #E1D1D9 (Queen Pink) in addition to the base color (#E1D9D1). 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 (E1D9D1, D1E1D1, D1D9E1 and E1D1E1)

Square Palette

Dark White square color palette has #D1E1D1 (Light Silver), #D1D9E1 (Light Silver) and #E1D1E1 (Gainsboro). 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

Dark White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark 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 Dark White Color


  • Transparent E7E1DA#E7E1DA
  • Transparent EAE4DF#EAE4DF
  • Transparent EDE8E3#EDE8E3
  • Transparent F0ECE8#F0ECE8
  • Transparent F3F0ED#F3F0ED
  • Transparent F6F4F1#F6F4F1
  • Transparent F9F7F6#F9F7F6
  • Transparent FCFBFA#FCFBFA


  • Transparent CEC7C1#CEC7C1
  • Transparent C4BEB9#C4BEB9
  • Transparent BAB5B1#BAB5B1
  • Transparent B1ADA9#B1ADA9
  • Transparent A7A4A0#A7A4A0
  • Transparent 9D9B98#9D9B98
  • Transparent 939290#939290
  • Transparent 8A8988#8A8988


  • Transparent B4AEA7#B4AEA7
  • Transparent 9E9892#9E9892
  • Transparent 87827D#87827D
  • Transparent 716D69#716D69
  • Transparent 5A5754#5A5754
  • Transparent 44413F#44413F
  • Transparent 2D2B2A#2D2B2A
  • Transparent 171615#171615

Dark White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Dark White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dark White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark White Plaid Pattern

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