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#FF685D Hex Code

Color Name: Pastel Red

What is hex #FF685D Color?

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The color name of hex code #FF685D is Pastel Red. The RGB values are (255, 104, 93) which means it is composed of 56% red, 23% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:59 Y:64 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FF685D has a hue of 4°, 64% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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 #FF685D Color Codes

Color NamePastel Red
RGB Values(255, 104, 93)
CMYK Values(0%, 59%, 64%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(4°, 64%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6666
Inverse Color#0097A2 [Viridian Green]
Closest Pantone®178 C
Closest RAL2012 [Salmon orange]
Complementary Color#5DF4FF [Electric Blue]
#FF685D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#979797
Weighted Average (Most Common)#949494
Weighted Average (Luma)#878787
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Hex #FF685D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF685D. Complementary color is 5DF4FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FF685D is #5DF4FF 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 #FF685D color is offered by #5DF4FF. 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 (FF685D, FFB95D and FF5DA3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FF685D are #FFB95D and #FF5DA3, called Rajah and Brilliant Rose, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FF685D 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 (FF685D, 5DFFB9 and 5DA3FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FF685D are #5DFFB9 (Medium Aquamarine) and #5DA3FF (Blue Jeans). 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 (FF685D, 5DFF68 and 685DFF)

Triadic Palette

#FF685D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5DFF68 (Screamin' Green) and #685DFF (Very Light Blue) along with #FF685D, 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.

FF685D 5DFF68 685DFF
Tetradic color palette with (FF685D, 5DFF68, 5DF4FF and FF5DF4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FF685D has #5DFF68 (Screamin' Green), #5DF4FF (Electric Blue) and #FF5DF4 (Shocking Pink (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.

Square color palette with (FF685D, A3FF5D, 5DF4FF and B95DFF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FF685D contains #A3FF5D (Inchworm), #5DF4FF (Electric Blue) and #B95DFF (Lavender Indigo). 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 #FF685D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FF685D 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 FF685D Color


  • Transparent FF867DFF867D
  • Transparent FF958EFF958E
  • Transparent FFA49EFFA49E
  • Transparent FFB4AEFFB4AE
  • Transparent FFC3BEFFC3BE
  • Transparent FFD2CEFFD2CE
  • Transparent FFE1DFFFE1DF
  • Transparent FFF0EFFFF0EF


  • Transparent E66D64E66D64
  • Transparent D96F68D96F68
  • Transparent CC726BCC726B
  • Transparent C0746FC0746F
  • Transparent B37672B37672
  • Transparent A67976A67976
  • Transparent 997B79997B79
  • Transparent 8D7E7D8D7E7D


  • Transparent CC534ACC534A
  • Transparent B34941B34941
  • Transparent 993E38993E38
  • Transparent 80342F80342F
  • Transparent 662A25662A25
  • Transparent 4D1F1C4D1F1C
  • Transparent 331513331513
  • Transparent 1A0A091A0A09

#FF685D Color Patterns

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    #FF685D Houndstooth 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.