#C5ADC7 Hex Code

Color Name: Lilac

What is hex #C5ADC7 Color?

Lilac (Hex code: C5ADC7) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #C5ADC7 is Lilac. The RGB values are (197, 173, 199) which means it is composed of 35% red, 30% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:13 Y:0 K:22. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C5ADC7 has a hue of 295°, 13% saturation and a brightness value of 78%.
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 #C5ADC7 Color Codes

Color NameLilac
RGB Values(197, 173, 199)
CMYK Values(1%, 13%, 0%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(295°, 13%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CC99CC
Inverse Color#3A5238 [Rifle Green]
Closest Pantone®523 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#AFC7AD [Ash Gray]
#C5ADC7 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #C5ADC7 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C5ADC7. Complementary color is AFC7AD

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C5ADC7 is #AFC7AD 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 #C5ADC7 color is offered by #AFC7AD. 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 (C5ADC7, C7ADBC and B8ADC7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C5ADC7 are #C7ADBC and #B8ADC7, called Black Shadows and Cadet Blue (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C5ADC7 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 (C5ADC7, BCC7AD and ADC7B8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C5ADC7 are #BCC7AD (Ash Gray) and #ADC7B8 (Opal). 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 (C5ADC7, C7C5AD and ADC7C5)

Triadic Palette

#C5ADC7 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C7C5AD (Dark Vanilla) and #ADC7C5 (Pastel Blue) along with #C5ADC7, 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 (C5ADC7, C7C5AD, AFC7AD and ADAFC7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C5ADC7 has #C7C5AD (Dark Vanilla), #AFC7AD (Ash Gray) and #ADAFC7 (Cadet Blue (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 (C5ADC7, C7B8AD, AFC7AD and ADBCC7)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C5ADC7 contains #C7B8AD (Silver Pink), #AFC7AD (Ash Gray) and #ADBCC7 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)). 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 #C5ADC7 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C5ADC7 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.

Shades of Lilac Color


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#C5ADC7 Color Patterns

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    Lilac Gingham Checks

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    Lilac Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Lilac Polka Dots Pattern

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    Lilac Honeycomb Pattern

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    Lilac Leaves Pattern

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    Lilac Houndstooth Pattern

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    Lilac Trellis Pattern

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    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.