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#FAF0E6 Hex Code

Color Name: Linen

What is hex #FAF0E6 Color?

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The color name of hex code #FAF0E6 is Linen. The RGB values are (250, 240, 230) which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:8 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FAF0E6 has a hue of 30°, 8% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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 #FAF0E6 Color Codes

Color NameLinen
RGB Values(250, 240, 230)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 8%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 8%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#050F19 [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#E6F0FA [Lavender (Web)]
#FAF0E6 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F0F0F0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F2F2F2
Weighted Average (Luma)#F1F1F1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F1F1F1

Hex #FAF0E6 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FAF0E6. Complementary color is E6F0FA

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FAF0E6 is #E6F0FA which is called Lavender (Web). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FAF0E6 color is offered by #E6F0FA. 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 (FAF0E6, FAFAE6 and FAE6E6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FAF0E6 are #FAFAE6 and #FAE6E6, called Cosmic Latte and Misty Rose, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FAF0E6 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 (FAF0E6, E6FAFA and E6E6FA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FAF0E6 are #E6FAFA (Bubbles) and #E6E6FA (Lavender (Web)). 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 (FAF0E6, E6FAF0 and F0E6FA)

Triadic Palette

#FAF0E6 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E6FAF0 (Honeydew) and #F0E6FA (Lavender (Web)) along with #FAF0E6, 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 (FAF0E6, E6FAF0, E6F0FA and FAE6F0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FAF0E6 has #E6FAF0 (Honeydew), #E6F0FA (Lavender (Web)) and #FAE6F0 (Pink Lace). 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 (FAF0E6, E6FAE6, E6F0FA and FAE6FA)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FAF0E6 contains #E6FAE6 (Nyanza), #E6F0FA (Lavender (Web)) and #FAE6FA (Pink Lace). 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 #FAF0E6 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FAF0E6 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 FAF0E6 Color


  • Transparent FBF3EBFBF3EB
  • Transparent FCF5EEFCF5EE
  • Transparent FCF6F0FCF6F0
  • Transparent FDF8F3FDF8F3
  • Transparent FDF9F5FDF9F5
  • Transparent FEFBF8FEFBF8
  • Transparent FEFCFAFEFCFA
  • Transparent FFFEFDFFFEFD


  • Transparent E2DAD2E2DAD2
  • Transparent D5CEC7D5CEC7
  • Transparent C9C3BDC9C3BD
  • Transparent BDB8B3BDB8B3
  • Transparent B1ADA9B1ADA9
  • Transparent A5A29FA5A29F
  • Transparent 989694989694
  • Transparent 8C8B8A8C8B8A


  • Transparent C8C0B8C8C0B8
  • Transparent AFA8A1AFA8A1
  • Transparent 96908A96908A
  • Transparent 7D78737D7873
  • Transparent 64605C64605C
  • Transparent 4B48454B4845
  • Transparent 32302E32302E
  • Transparent 191817191817

#FAF0E6 Color Patterns

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    #FAF0E6 Leaves Pattern

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    #FAF0E6 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #FAF0E6 Trellis Pattern

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    #FAF0E6 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.