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#D2B9A3 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Vanilla

What is hex #D2B9A3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #D2B9A3 is Dark Vanilla. The RGB values are (210, 185, 163) which means it is composed of 38% red, 33% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:12 Y:22 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, #D2B9A3 has a hue of 28°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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.

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Hex #D2B9A3 Color Codes

Color NameDark Vanilla
RGB Values(210, 185, 163)
CMYK Values(0%, 12%, 22%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(28°, 22%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#2D465C [Charcoal]
Closest Pantone®481 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#A3BCD2 [Pastel Blue]
#D2B9A3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BABABA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Luma)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Hex #D2B9A3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D2B9A3. Complementary color is A3BCD2

Complementary Palette

The complement of #D2B9A3 is #A3BCD2 which is called Pastel Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D2B9A3 color is offered by #A3BCD2. 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 (D2B9A3, D2D1A3 and D2A3A5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #D2B9A3 are #D2D1A3 and #D2A3A5, called Dark Vanilla and Pastel Pink, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #D2B9A3 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

D2B9A3 D2D1A3 D2A3A5
Split Complementary color palette with (D2B9A3, A3D2D1 and A3A5D2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #D2B9A3 are #A3D2D1 (Crystal) and #A3A5D2 (Blue Bell). 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.

D2B9A3 A3D2D1 A3A5D2
Triadic color palette with (D2B9A3, A3D2B9 and B9A3D2)

Triadic Palette

#D2B9A3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A3D2B9 (Turquoise Green) and #B9A3D2 (Light Pastel Purple) along with #D2B9A3, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

D2B9A3 A3D2B9 B9A3D2
Tetradic color palette with (D2B9A3, A3D2B9, A3BCD2 and D2A3BC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #D2B9A3 has #A3D2B9 (Turquoise Green), #A3BCD2 (Pastel Blue) and #D2A3BC (Lilac). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (D2B9A3, A5D2A3, A3BCD2 and D1A3D2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #D2B9A3 contains #A5D2A3 (Eton Blue), #A3BCD2 (Pastel Blue) and #D1A3D2 (Light Medium Orchid). 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.

D2B9A3 A5D2A3 A3BCD2 D1A3D2
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Hex #D2B9A3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #D2B9A3 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

D2B9A3 C3D2A3 A3D2AC A3D0D2 A3A8D2 C6A3D2 D2A3B5

Tints, Tones & Shades of D2B9A3 Color


  • Transparent DBC7B5DBC7B5
  • Transparent E0CEBFE0CEBF
  • Transparent E4D5C8E4D5C8
  • Transparent E9DCD1E9DCD1
  • Transparent EDE3DAEDE3DA
  • Transparent F2EAE3F2EAE3
  • Transparent F6F1EDF6F1ED
  • Transparent FBF8F6FBF8F6


  • Transparent C2AE9CC2AE9C
  • Transparent B9A899B9A899
  • Transparent B1A295B1A295
  • Transparent A99D92A99D92
  • Transparent A1978EA1978E
  • Transparent 99918B99918B
  • Transparent 908B87908B87
  • Transparent 888684888684


  • Transparent A89482A89482
  • Transparent 938272938272
  • Transparent 7E6F627E6F62
  • Transparent 695D52695D52
  • Transparent 544A41544A41
  • Transparent 3F38313F3831
  • Transparent 2A25212A2521
  • Transparent 151310151310

#D2B9A3 Color Patterns

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    #D2B9A3 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #D2B9A3 Trellis Pattern

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    #D2B9A3 Plaid Pattern

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.