#CC9191 Hex Code

Color Name: Puce

What is hex #CC9191 Color?

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The color name of hex code #CC9191 is Puce. The RGB values are (204, 145, 145) which means it is composed of 41% red, 29% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:29 Y:29 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CC9191 has a hue of 0°, 29% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #CC9191 Color Codes

Color NamePuce
RGB Values(204, 145, 145)
CMYK Values(0%, 29%, 29%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 29%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#336E6E [Myrtle Green]
Closest Pantone®7612 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#91CCCC [Middle Blue Green]
#CC9191 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A5A5A5
Desaturated#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Luma)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Hex #CC9191 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CC9191. Complementary color is 91CCCC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CC9191 is #91CCCC which is called Middle Blue Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CC9191 color is offered by #91CCCC. 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 (CC9191, CCAF91 and CC91AF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CC9191 are #CCAF91 and #CC91AF, called Khaki (HTML/CSS) and Middle Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CC9191 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 (CC9191, 91CCAF and 91AFCC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CC9191 are #91CCAF (Eton Blue) and #91AFCC (Ceil). 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 (CC9191, 91CC91 and 9191CC)

Triadic Palette

#CC9191 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #91CC91 (Dark Sea Green) and #9191CC (Ceil) along with #CC9191, 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 (CC9191, 91CC91, 91CCCC and CC91CC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CC9191 has #91CC91 (Dark Sea Green), #91CCCC (Middle Blue Green) and #CC91CC (Light Grayish 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.

Square color palette with (CC9191, AFCC91, 91CCCC and AF91CC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CC9191 contains #AFCC91 (Laurel Green), #91CCCC (Middle Blue Green) and #AF91CC (Lenurple). 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 #CC9191 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CC9191 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.

#CC9191 Color Patterns

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    Puce Gingham Checks

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    Puce Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Puce Polka Dots Pattern

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    Puce Honeycomb Pattern

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    Puce Leaves Pattern

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    Puce Houndstooth Pattern

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    Puce Trellis Pattern

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    Puce 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.