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#E2C5C1 Hex Code

Color Name: Dust Storm

What is hex #E2C5C1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #E2C5C1 is Dust Storm. The RGB values are (226, 197, 193) which means it is composed of 37% red, 32% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:15 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E2C5C1 has a hue of 7°, 15% 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 #E2C5C1 Color Codes

Color NameDust Storm
RGB Values(226, 197, 193)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 15%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(7°, 15%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1D3A3E [MSU Green]
Closest Pantone®5035 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#C1DEE2 [Columbia Blue]
#E2C5C1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Luma)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DFDFDF

Hex #E2C5C1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E2C5C1. Complementary color is C1DEE2

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E2C5C1 is #C1DEE2 which is called Columbia Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E2C5C1 color is offered by #C1DEE2. 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 (E2C5C1, E2D6C1 and E2C1CE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E2C5C1 are #E2D6C1 and #E2C1CE, called Bone and Dust Storm, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E2C5C1 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.

E2C5C1 E2D6C1 E2C1CE
Split Complementary color palette with (E2C5C1, C1E2D6 and C1CEE2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E2C5C1 are #C1E2D6 (Columbia Blue) and #C1CEE2 (Periwinkle (Crayola)). 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.

E2C5C1 C1E2D6 C1CEE2
Triadic color palette with (E2C5C1, C1E2C5 and C5C1E2)

Triadic Palette

#E2C5C1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C1E2C5 (Jet Stream) and #C5C1E2 (Light Periwinkle) along with #E2C5C1, 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.

E2C5C1 C1E2C5 C5C1E2
Tetradic color palette with (E2C5C1, C1E2C5, C1DEE2 and E2C1DE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E2C5C1 has #C1E2C5 (Jet Stream), #C1DEE2 (Columbia Blue) and #E2C1DE (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 (E2C5C1, CEE2C1, C1DEE2 and D6C1E2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E2C5C1 contains #CEE2C1 (Tea Green), #C1DEE2 (Columbia Blue) and #D6C1E2 (Languid Lavender). 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 #E2C5C1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E2C5C1 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.

E2C5C1 E2E1C1 C7E2C1 C1E2D8 C1D0E2 CEC1E2 E2C1D9

Tints, Tones & Shades of E2C5C1 Color


  • Transparent E8D1CDE8D1CD
  • Transparent EBD6D4EBD6D4
  • Transparent EEDCDAEEDCDA
  • Transparent F1E2E0F1E2E0
  • Transparent F3E8E6F3E8E6
  • Transparent F6EEECF6EEEC
  • Transparent F9F3F3F9F3F3
  • Transparent FCF9F9FCF9F9


  • Transparent CEB7B4CEB7B4
  • Transparent C5B0AEC5B0AE
  • Transparent BBA9A7BBA9A7
  • Transparent B1A3A1B1A3A1
  • Transparent A79C9AA79C9A
  • Transparent 9D95949D9594
  • Transparent 948E8D948E8D
  • Transparent 8A87878A8787


  • Transparent B59E9AB59E9A
  • Transparent 9E8A879E8A87
  • Transparent 887674887674
  • Transparent 716361716361
  • Transparent 5A4F4D5A4F4D
  • Transparent 443B3A443B3A
  • Transparent 2D27272D2727
  • Transparent 171413171413

#E2C5C1 Color Patterns

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    #E2C5C1 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #E2C5C1 Trellis Pattern

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    #E2C5C1 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.