#C4B0D0 Hex Code

Color Name: Lilac

What is hex #C4B0D0 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C4B0D0 is Lilac. The RGB values are (196, 176, 208) which means it is composed of 34% red, 30% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:15 Y:0 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C4B0D0 has a hue of 278°, 15% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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.

Hex #C4B0D0 Color Codes

Color NameLilac
RGB Values(196, 176, 208)
CMYK Values(6%, 15%, 0%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(278°, 15%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CC99CC
Inverse Color#3B4F2F [Rifle Green]
Closest Pantone®523 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#BCD0B0 [Ash Gray]
#C4B0D0 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C1C1C1
Desaturated#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BABABA
Weighted Average (Luma)#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D5D5D5

Hex #C4B0D0 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C4B0D0. Complementary color is BCD0B0

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C4B0D0 is #BCD0B0 which is called Ash Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C4B0D0 color is offered by #BCD0B0. 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 (C4B0D0, D0B0CC and B4B0D0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C4B0D0 are #D0B0CC and #B4B0D0, called Pink Lavender and Cadet Blue (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C4B0D0 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 (C4B0D0, CCD0B0 and B0D0B4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C4B0D0 are #CCD0B0 (Pale Silver) and #B0D0B4 (Light Moss Green). 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 (C4B0D0, D0C4B0 and B0D0C4)

Triadic Palette

#C4B0D0 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D0C4B0 (Dark Vanilla) and #B0D0C4 (Jet Stream) along with #C4B0D0, 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 (C4B0D0, D0C4B0, BCD0B0 and B0BCD0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C4B0D0 has #D0C4B0 (Dark Vanilla), #BCD0B0 (Ash Gray) and #B0BCD0 (Pastel Blue). 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 (C4B0D0, D0B4B0, BCD0B0 and B0CCD0)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C4B0D0 contains #D0B4B0 (Dark Vanilla), #BCD0B0 (Ash Gray) and #B0CCD0 (Pastel Blue). 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 #C4B0D0 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C4B0D0 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.

#C4B0D0 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - C4B0D0

    Lilac plaid pattern

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.