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#E2B8BE Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Chestnut

What is hex #E2B8BE Color?

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The color name of hex code #E2B8BE is Pale Chestnut. The RGB values are (226, 184, 190) which means it is composed of 38% red, 31% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:19 Y:16 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E2B8BE has a hue of 351°, 19% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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 #E2B8BE Color Codes

Color NamePale Chestnut
RGB Values(226, 184, 190)
CMYK Values(0%, 19%, 16%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(351°, 19%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1D4741 [Brunswick Green]
Closest Pantone®502 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#B8E2DC [Powder Blue]
#E2B8BE Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Luma)#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

Hex #E2B8BE Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E2B8BE. Complementary color is B8E2DC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E2B8BE is #B8E2DC which is called Powder Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E2B8BE color is offered by #B8E2DC. 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 (E2B8BE, E2C7B8 and E2B8D3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E2B8BE are #E2C7B8 and #E2B8D3, called Desert Sand and Pink Lavender, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E2B8BE 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.

E2B8BE E2C7B8 E2B8D3
Split Complementary color palette with (E2B8BE, B8E2C7 and B8D3E2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E2B8BE are #B8E2C7 (Jet Stream) and #B8D3E2 (Beau 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.

E2B8BE B8E2C7 B8D3E2
Triadic color palette with (E2B8BE, BEE2B8 and B8BEE2)

Triadic Palette

#E2B8BE triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BEE2B8 (Celadon) and #B8BEE2 (Light Steel Blue) along with #E2B8BE, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (E2B8BE, BEE2B8, B8E2DC and DCB8E2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E2B8BE has #BEE2B8 (Celadon), #B8E2DC (Powder Blue) and #DCB8E2 (Thistle). 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 (E2B8BE, D3E2B8, B8E2DC and C7B8E2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E2B8BE contains #D3E2B8 (Tea Green), #B8E2DC (Powder Blue) and #C7B8E2 (Vodka). 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

Hex #E2B8BE Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E2B8BE 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of E2B8BE Color


  • Transparent E8C6CBE8C6CB
  • Transparent EBCDD2EBCDD2
  • Transparent EED4D8EED4D8
  • Transparent F1DCDFF1DCDF
  • Transparent F3E3E5F3E3E5
  • Transparent F6EAECF6EAEC
  • Transparent F9F1F2F9F1F2
  • Transparent FCF8F9FCF8F9


  • Transparent CEADB2CEADB2
  • Transparent C5A7ABC5A7AB
  • Transparent BBA2A5BBA2A5
  • Transparent B19C9FB19C9F
  • Transparent A79699A79699
  • Transparent 9D91939D9193
  • Transparent 948B8C948B8C
  • Transparent 8A86868A8686


  • Transparent B59398B59398
  • Transparent 9E81859E8185
  • Transparent 886E72886E72
  • Transparent 715C5F715C5F
  • Transparent 5A4A4C5A4A4C
  • Transparent 443739443739
  • Transparent 2D25262D2526
  • Transparent 171213171213

#E2B8BE Color Patterns

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    #E2B8BE Honeycomb Pattern

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    #E2B8BE Leaves Pattern

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    #E2B8BE Houndstooth Pattern

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    #E2B8BE Trellis Pattern

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    #E2B8BE Plaid Pattern

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