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Flax Color

HEX #EEDC82 / RGB (238, 220, 130)

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What is Flax Color?

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Flax has the hex code #EEDC82. The equivalent RGB values are (238, 220, 130), which means it is composed of 40% red, 37% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:45 K:7. In the HSV/HSB scale, Flax has a hue of 50°, 45% 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.

Flax 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 flax 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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Flax Color Codes

Hex Code#EEDC82
RGB Values(238, 220, 130)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 45%, 7%)
HSV/HSB Values(50°, 45%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC99
Inverse Color#11237D [Catalina Blue]
Closest Pantone®608 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#8294EE [Vista Blue]
Flax Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D8D8D8
Weighted Average (Luma)#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Flax Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EEDC82. Complementary color is 8294EE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Flax is Vista Blue with the hex code #8294EE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EEDC82 color is offered by #8294EE. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (EEDC82, CAEE82 and EEA682)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Flax (#EEDC82) are Yellow-Green (Crayola) (#CAEE82) and Middle Yellow Red (#EEA682). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Flax 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 (EEDC82, 82CAEE and A682EE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Flax (#EEDC82) are #82CAEE (Sky Blue) and #A682EE (Lavender (Floral)). 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 (EEDC82, 82EEDC and DC82EE)

Triadic Palette

Flax triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #82EEDC (Aquamarine) and #DC82EE (Bright Lilac) along with #EEDC82 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 (EEDC82, 82EEDC, 8294EE and EE8294)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Flax has four colors - #82EEDC (Aquamarine), #8294EE (Vista Blue) and #EE8294 (Ruddy Pink) in addition to the base color (#EEDC82). 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.

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Square color palette with (EEDC82, 82EEA6, 8294EE and EE82CA)

Square Palette

Flax square color palette has #82EEA6 (Light Green), #8294EE (Vista Blue) and #EE82CA (Persian Pink). 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.

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Rainbow color

Flax Color Rainbow Palette

Our Flax 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Flax Color


  • Transparent F1E39BF1E39B
  • Transparent F3E7A8F3E7A8
  • Transparent F5EAB4F5EAB4
  • Transparent F7EEC1F7EEC1
  • Transparent F8F1CDF8F1CD
  • Transparent FAF5DAFAF5DA
  • Transparent FCF8E6FCF8E6
  • Transparent FDFCF3FDFCF3


  • Transparent D8CA82D8CA82
  • Transparent CDC081CDC081
  • Transparent C2B781C2B781
  • Transparent B7AE81B7AE81
  • Transparent ACA581ACA581
  • Transparent A19C81A19C81
  • Transparent 969280969280
  • Transparent 8B89808B8980


  • Transparent BEB068BEB068
  • Transparent A79A5BA79A5B
  • Transparent 8F844E8F844E
  • Transparent 776E41776E41
  • Transparent 5F58345F5834
  • Transparent 474227474227
  • Transparent 302C1A302C1A
  • Transparent 18160D18160D

Flax Color Patterns

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    Flax Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flax Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flax Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flax Plaid Pattern

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