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#F08080 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Coral

What is hex #F08080 Color?

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The color name of hex code #F08080 is Light Coral. The RGB values are (240, 128, 128) which means it is composed of 48% red, 26% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:47 Y:47 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, #F08080 has a hue of 0°, 47% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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 #F08080 Color Codes

Color NameLight Coral
RGB Values(240, 128, 128)
CMYK Values(0%, 47%, 47%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 47%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9999
Inverse Color#0F7F7F [Metallic Seaweed]
Closest Pantone®177 C
Closest RAL3014 [Antique pink]
Complementary Color#80F0F0 [Electric Blue]
#F08080 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Luma)#989898
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Hex #F08080 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F08080. Complementary color is 80F0F0

Complementary Palette

The complement of #F08080 is #80F0F0 which is called Electric Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F08080 color is offered by #80F0F0. 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.

F08080 80F0F0
Analogous color palette with (F08080, F0B880 and F080B8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #F08080 are #F0B880 and #F080B8, called Mellow Apricot and Persian Pink, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #F08080 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.

F08080 F0B880 F080B8
Split Complementary color palette with (F08080, 80F0B8 and 80B8F0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #F08080 are #80F0B8 (Pearl Aqua) and #80B8F0 (Aero). 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.

F08080 80F0B8 80B8F0
Triadic color palette with (F08080, 80F080 and 8080F0)

Triadic Palette

#F08080 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #80F080 (Light Green) and #8080F0 (Medium Slate Blue) along with #F08080, 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.

F08080 80F080 8080F0
Tetradic color palette with (F08080, 80F080, 80F0F0 and F080F0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #F08080 has #80F080 (Light Green), #80F0F0 (Electric Blue) and #F080F0 (Lavender Magenta). 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.

F08080 80F080 80F0F0 F080F0
Square color palette with (F08080, B8F080, 80F0F0 and B880F0)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #F08080 contains #B8F080 (Yellow-Green (Crayola)), #80F0F0 (Electric Blue) and #B880F0 (Lavender (Floral)). 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.

F08080 B8F080 80F0F0 B880F0
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Hex #F08080 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #F08080 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.

F08080 F0E080 A0F080 80F0C0 80C0F0 A080F0 F080E0

Tints, Tones & Shades of F08080 Color


  • Transparent F39999F39999
  • Transparent F5A6A6F5A6A6
  • Transparent F6B3B3F6B3B3
  • Transparent F8C0C0F8C0C0
  • Transparent F9CCCCF9CCCC
  • Transparent FBD9D9FBD9D9
  • Transparent FCE6E6FCE6E6
  • Transparent FEF2F2FEF2F2


  • Transparent DA8080DA8080
  • Transparent CE8080CE8080
  • Transparent C38080C38080
  • Transparent B88080B88080
  • Transparent AD8080AD8080
  • Transparent A28080A28080
  • Transparent 968080968080
  • Transparent 8B80808B8080


  • Transparent C06666C06666
  • Transparent A85A5AA85A5A
  • Transparent 904D4D904D4D
  • Transparent 784040784040
  • Transparent 603333603333
  • Transparent 482626482626
  • Transparent 301A1A301A1A
  • Transparent 180D0D180D0D

#F08080 Color Patterns

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    #F08080 Honeycomb Pattern

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    #F08080 Leaves Pattern

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    #F08080 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #F08080 Trellis Pattern

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    #F08080 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.