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#E6B6B0 Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Chestnut

What is hex #E6B6B0 Color?

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The color name of hex code #E6B6B0 is Pale Chestnut. The RGB values are (230, 182, 176) which means it is composed of 39% red, 31% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:21 Y:24 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E6B6B0 has a hue of 7°, 23% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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 #E6B6B0 Color Codes

Color NamePale Chestnut
RGB Values(230, 182, 176)
CMYK Values(0%, 21%, 24%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(7°, 23%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC99
Inverse Color#19494F [Japanese Indigo]
Closest Pantone®7605 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#B0E0E6 [Powder Blue]
#E6B6B0 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

Hex #E6B6B0 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E6B6B0. Complementary color is B0E0E6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E6B6B0 is #B0E0E6 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 #E6B6B0 color is offered by #B0E0E6. 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.

E6B6B0 B0E0E6
Analogous color palette with (E6B6B0, E6D1B0 and E6B0C5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E6B6B0 are #E6D1B0 and #E6B0C5, called Desert Sand and Pink Pearl, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E6B6B0 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.

E6B6B0 E6D1B0 E6B0C5
Split Complementary color palette with (E6B6B0, B0E6D1 and B0C5E6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E6B6B0 are #B0E6D1 (Magic Mint) and #B0C5E6 (Light Steel 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.

E6B6B0 B0E6D1 B0C5E6
Triadic color palette with (E6B6B0, B0E6B6 and B6B0E6)

Triadic Palette

#E6B6B0 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B0E6B6 (Celadon) and #B6B0E6 (Maximum Blue Purple) along with #E6B6B0, 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.

E6B6B0 B0E6B6 B6B0E6
Tetradic color palette with (E6B6B0, B0E6B6, B0E0E6 and E6B0E0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E6B6B0 has #B0E6B6 (Celadon), #B0E0E6 (Powder Blue) and #E6B0E0 (Thistle (Crayola)). 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.

E6B6B0 B0E6B6 B0E0E6 E6B0E0
Square color palette with (E6B6B0, C5E6B0, B0E0E6 and D1B0E6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E6B6B0 contains #C5E6B0 (Tea Green), #B0E0E6 (Powder Blue) and #D1B0E6 (Tropical Violet). 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.

E6B6B0 C5E6B0 B0E0E6 D1B0E6
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Hex #E6B6B0 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E6B6B0 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.

E6B6B0 E6E5B0 B9E6B0 B0E6D5 B0C9E6 C6B0E6 E6B0D8

Tints, Tones & Shades of E6B6B0 Color


  • Transparent EBC5C0EBC5C0
  • Transparent EECCC8EECCC8
  • Transparent F0D3D0F0D3D0
  • Transparent F3DBD8F3DBD8
  • Transparent F5E2DFF5E2DF
  • Transparent F8E9E7F8E9E7
  • Transparent FAF0EFFAF0EF
  • Transparent FDF8F7FDF8F7


  • Transparent D2ABA6D2ABA6
  • Transparent C7A6A2C7A6A2
  • Transparent BDA09DBDA09D
  • Transparent B39B98B39B98
  • Transparent A99693A99693
  • Transparent 9F908E9F908E
  • Transparent 948B8A948B8A
  • Transparent 8A85858A8585


  • Transparent B8928DB8928D
  • Transparent A17F7BA17F7B
  • Transparent 8A6D6A8A6D6A
  • Transparent 735B58735B58
  • Transparent 5C49465C4946
  • Transparent 453735453735
  • Transparent 2E24232E2423
  • Transparent 171212171212

#E6B6B0 Color Patterns

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    #E6B6B0 Leaves Pattern

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    #E6B6B0 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #E6B6B0 Trellis Pattern

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    #E6B6B0 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.