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Flake White Color

HEX #E4E8DC / RGB (228, 232, 220)

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What is Flake White Color?

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Flake White has the hex code #E4E8DC. The equivalent RGB values are (228, 232, 220), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:0 Y:5 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, Flake White has a hue of 80°, 5% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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.

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

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Flake White Color Codes

Hex Code#E4E8DC
RGB Values(228, 232, 220)
CMYK Values(2%, 0%, 5%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(80°, 5%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#CCFFCC
Inverse Color#1B1723 [Eerie Black]
Closest Pantone®663 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#E0DCE8 [Platinum]
Flake White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E3E3E3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E5E5E5
Weighted Average (Luma)#E6E6E6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ECECEC

Flake White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E4E8DC. Complementary color is E0DCE8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Flake White is Platinum with the hex code #E0DCE8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E4E8DC color is offered by #E0DCE8. 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 (E4E8DC, DEE8DC and E8E6DC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Flake White (#E4E8DC) are Chinese White (#DEE8DC) and Chinese White (#E8E6DC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Flake 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 (E4E8DC, DCDEE8 and E6DCE8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Flake White (#E4E8DC) are #DCDEE8 (Gainsboro) and #E6DCE8 (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 (E4E8DC, DCE4E8 and E8DCE4)

Triadic Palette

Flake White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DCE4E8 (Platinum) and #E8DCE4 (Platinum) along with #E4E8DC 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 (E4E8DC, DCE4E8, E0DCE8 and E8E0DC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Flake White has four colors - #DCE4E8 (Platinum), #E0DCE8 (Platinum) and #E8E0DC (Platinum) in addition to the base color (#E4E8DC). 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 (E4E8DC, DCE8E6, E0DCE8 and E8DCDE)

Square Palette

Flake White square color palette has #DCE8E6 (Chinese White), #E0DCE8 (Platinum) and #E8DCDE (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

Flake White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Flake 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 Flake White Color


  • Transparent E9EDE3E9EDE3
  • Transparent ECEFE7ECEFE7
  • Transparent EFF1EAEFF1EA
  • Transparent F2F4EEF2F4EE
  • Transparent F4F6F1F4F6F1
  • Transparent F7F8F5F7F8F5
  • Transparent FAFAF8FAFAF8
  • Transparent FCFDFCFCFDFC


  • Transparent D0D3CAD0D3CA
  • Transparent C6C9C0C6C9C0
  • Transparent BCBEB7BCBEB7
  • Transparent B2B4AEB2B4AE
  • Transparent A8AAA5A8AAA5
  • Transparent 9E9F9C9E9F9C
  • Transparent 949592949592
  • Transparent 8A8A898A8A89


  • Transparent B6BAB0B6BAB0
  • Transparent A0A29AA0A29A
  • Transparent 898B84898B84
  • Transparent 72746E72746E
  • Transparent 5B5D585B5D58
  • Transparent 444642444642
  • Transparent 2E2E2C2E2E2C
  • Transparent 171716171716

Flake White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Flake White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Flake White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flake White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flake White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flake White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flake White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flake White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flake White Plaid Pattern

Flake White Color Interior Ideas

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