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#D8D0A4 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Vanilla

What is hex #D8D0A4 Color?

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The color name of hex code #D8D0A4 is Dark Vanilla. The RGB values are (216, 208, 164) which means it is composed of 37% red, 35% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:24 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, #D8D0A4 has a hue of 51°, 24% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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 #D8D0A4 Color Codes

Color NameDark Vanilla
RGB Values(216, 208, 164)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 24%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(51°, 24%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#272F5B [Indigo (Rainbow)]
Closest Pantone®468 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#A4ACD8 [Wild Blue Yonder]
#D8D0A4 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CECECE
Weighted Average (Luma)#CFCFCF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E1E1E1

Hex #D8D0A4 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D8D0A4. Complementary color is A4ACD8

Complementary Palette

The complement of #D8D0A4 is #A4ACD8 which is called Wild Blue Yonder. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D8D0A4 color is offered by #A4ACD8. 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 (D8D0A4, C6D8A4 and D8B6A4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #D8D0A4 are #C6D8A4 and #D8B6A4, called Light Moss Green and Dark Vanilla, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #D8D0A4 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.

D8D0A4 C6D8A4 D8B6A4
Split Complementary color palette with (D8D0A4, A4C6D8 and B6A4D8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #D8D0A4 are #A4C6D8 (Pastel Blue) and #B6A4D8 (Light Pastel Purple). 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.

D8D0A4 A4C6D8 B6A4D8
Triadic color palette with (D8D0A4, A4D8D0 and D0A4D8)

Triadic Palette

#D8D0A4 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A4D8D0 (Crystal) and #D0A4D8 (Tropical Violet) along with #D8D0A4, 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.

D8D0A4 A4D8D0 D0A4D8
Tetradic color palette with (D8D0A4, A4D8D0, A4ACD8 and D8A4AC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #D8D0A4 has #A4D8D0 (Crystal), #A4ACD8 (Wild Blue Yonder) and #D8A4AC (Pastel Pink). 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 (D8D0A4, A4D8B6, A4ACD8 and D8A4C6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #D8D0A4 contains #A4D8B6 (Turquoise Green), #A4ACD8 (Wild Blue Yonder) and #D8A4C6 (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.

D8D0A4 A4D8B6 A4ACD8 D8A4C6
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Hex #D8D0A4 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #D8D0A4 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.

D8D0A4 B3D8A4 A4D8C1 A4C2D8 B2A4D8 D8A4D1 D8A4A4

Tints, Tones & Shades of D8D0A4 Color


  • Transparent E0D9B6E0D9B6
  • Transparent E4DEBFE4DEBF
  • Transparent E8E3C8E8E3C8
  • Transparent ECE8D2ECE8D2
  • Transparent EFECDBEFECDB
  • Transparent F3F1E4F3F1E4
  • Transparent F7F6EDF7F6ED
  • Transparent FBFAF6FBFAF6


  • Transparent C6C09DC6C09D
  • Transparent BEB899BEB899
  • Transparent B5B096B5B096
  • Transparent ACA892ACA892
  • Transparent A3A08EA3A08E
  • Transparent 9A988B9A988B
  • Transparent 929087929087
  • Transparent 898884898884


  • Transparent ADA683ADA683
  • Transparent 979273979273
  • Transparent 827D62827D62
  • Transparent 6C68526C6852
  • Transparent 565342565342
  • Transparent 413E31413E31
  • Transparent 2B2A212B2A21
  • Transparent 161510161510

#D8D0A4 Color Patterns

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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.