French Pink

HEX #FD6C9E / RGB (253, 108, 158)

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What is French Pink Color?

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French Pink has the hex code #FD6C9E. The equivalent RGB values are (253, 108, 158), which means it is composed of 49% red, 21% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:57 Y:38 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, French Pink has a hue of 339°, 57% saturation and a brightness value of 99%.
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.

A lovely bright, though gentle, tone of pink which comes to use from Pourpre color list popular in France. It can be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.

French Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#FD6C9E
RGB Values(253, 108, 158)
CMYK Values(0%, 57%, 38%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(339°, 57%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6699
Inverse Color#029361 [Green-Cyan]
Closest Pantone®190 C
Closest RAL4003 [Heather violet]
Complementary Color#6CFDCB [Aquamarine]
French Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Luma)#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

French Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FD6C9E. Complementary color is 6CFDCB

Complementary Palette

The complement of French Pink is Aquamarine with the hex code #6CFDCB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FD6C9E color is offered by #6CFDCB. 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 (FD6C9E, FD836C and FD6CE7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of French Pink (#FD6C9E) are Coral Reef (#FD836C) and Pink Flamingo (#FD6CE7). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of French 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 (FD6C9E, 6CFD83 and 6CE7FD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of French Pink (#FD6C9E) are #6CFD83 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #6CE7FD (Electric 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 (FD6C9E, 9EFD6C and 6C9EFD)

Triadic Palette

French Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9EFD6C (Inchworm) and #6C9EFD (Cornflower Blue) along with #FD6C9E 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 (FD6C9E, 9EFD6C, 6CFDCB and CB6CFD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of French Pink has four colors - #9EFD6C (Inchworm), #6CFDCB (Aquamarine) and #CB6CFD (Heliotrope) in addition to the base color (#FD6C9E). 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 (FD6C9E, E7FD6C, 6CFDCB and 836CFD)

Square Palette

French Pink square color palette has #E7FD6C (Sunny), #6CFDCB (Aquamarine) and #836CFD (Violets Are Blue). 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

French Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our French 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 French Pink Color


  • Transparent FD89B1#FD89B1
  • Transparent FE98BB#FE98BB
  • Transparent FEA7C5#FEA7C5
  • Transparent FEB6CF#FEB6CF
  • Transparent FEC4D8#FEC4D8
  • Transparent FED3E2#FED3E2
  • Transparent FFE2EC#FFE2EC
  • Transparent FFF0F5#FFF0F5


  • Transparent E47098#E47098
  • Transparent D87295#D87295
  • Transparent CB7492#CB7492
  • Transparent BF768F#BF768F
  • Transparent B2788C#B2788C
  • Transparent A67A89#A67A89
  • Transparent 997C86#997C86
  • Transparent 8D7E83#8D7E83


  • Transparent CA567E#CA567E
  • Transparent B14C6F#B14C6F
  • Transparent 98415F#98415F
  • Transparent 7F364F#7F364F
  • Transparent 652B3F#652B3F
  • Transparent 4C202F#4C202F
  • Transparent 331620#331620
  • Transparent 190B10#190B10

French Pink Color Patterns

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    French Pink Gingham Checks

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    French Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Pink Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Pink Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Pink Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Pink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Pink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Pink Plaid Pattern

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