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#E4D9DE Hex Code

Color Name: Gainsboro

What is hex #E4D9DE Color?

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The color name of hex code #E4D9DE is Gainsboro. The RGB values are (228, 217, 222) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:5 Y:3 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E4D9DE has a hue of 333°, 5% 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 #E4D9DE Color Codes

Color NameGainsboro
RGB Values(228, 217, 222)
CMYK Values(0%, 5%, 3%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(333°, 5%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1B2621 [Dark Jungle Green]
Closest Pantone®664 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#D9E4DF [Gainsboro]
#E4D9DE Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DDDDDD
Weighted Average (Luma)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E7E7E7

Hex #E4D9DE Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E4D9DE. Complementary color is D9E4DF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E4D9DE is #D9E4DF which is called Gainsboro. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E4D9DE color is offered by #D9E4DF. 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 (E4D9DE, E4DAD9 and E4D9E4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E4D9DE are #E4DAD9 and #E4D9E4, called White Coffee and Platinum, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E4D9DE 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (E4D9DE, D9E4DA and D9E4E4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E4D9DE are #D9E4DA (Gainsboro) and #D9E4E4 (Chinese White). 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 (E4D9DE, DEE4D9 and D9DEE4)

Triadic Palette

#E4D9DE triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DEE4D9 (Chinese White) and #D9DEE4 (Gainsboro) along with #E4D9DE, 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 (E4D9DE, DEE4D9, D9E4DF and DFD9E4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E4D9DE has #DEE4D9 (Chinese White), #D9E4DF (Gainsboro) and #DFD9E4 (Gainsboro). 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 (E4D9DE, E4E4D9, D9E4DF and DAD9E4)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E4D9DE contains #E4E4D9 (Chinese White), #D9E4DF (Gainsboro) and #DAD9E4 (Gainsboro). 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 #E4D9DE Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E4D9DE 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 E4D9DE Color


  • Transparent E9E1E5E9E1E5
  • Transparent ECE4E8ECE4E8
  • Transparent EFE8EBEFE8EB
  • Transparent F2ECEFF2ECEF
  • Transparent F4F0F2F4F0F2
  • Transparent F7F4F5F7F4F5
  • Transparent FAF7F8FAF7F8
  • Transparent FCFBFCFCFBFC


  • Transparent D0C7CBD0C7CB
  • Transparent C6BEC2C6BEC2
  • Transparent BCB5B8BCB5B8
  • Transparent B2ADAFB2ADAF
  • Transparent A8A4A6A8A4A6
  • Transparent 9E9B9C9E9B9C
  • Transparent 949293949293
  • Transparent 8A89898A8989


  • Transparent B6AEB2B6AEB2
  • Transparent A0989BA0989B
  • Transparent 898285898285
  • Transparent 726D6F726D6F
  • Transparent 5B57595B5759
  • Transparent 444143444143
  • Transparent 2E2B2C2E2B2C
  • Transparent 171616171616

#E4D9DE Color Patterns

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    #E4D9DE Leaves Pattern

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    #E4D9DE Houndstooth Pattern

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    #E4D9DE Trellis Pattern

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    #E4D9DE 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.