#CEBDD8 Hex Code

Color Name: Thistle

What is hex #CEBDD8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #CEBDD8 is Thistle. The RGB values are (206, 189, 216) which means it is composed of 34% red, 31% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:5 M:13 Y:0 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CEBDD8 has a hue of 278°, 13% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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 #CEBDD8 Color Codes

Color NameThistle
RGB Values(206, 189, 216)
CMYK Values(5%, 13%, 0%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(278°, 13%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#314227 [Kombu Green]
Closest Pantone®524 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#C7D8BD [Pastel Gray]
#CEBDD8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CCCCCC
Desaturated#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Luma)#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Hex #CEBDD8 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CEBDD8. Complementary color is C7D8BD

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CEBDD8 is #C7D8BD which is called Pastel Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CEBDD8 color is offered by #C7D8BD. 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 (CEBDD8, D8BDD5 and C1BDD8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CEBDD8 are #D8BDD5 and #C1BDD8, called Thistle and Lavender Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CEBDD8 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 (CEBDD8, D5D8BD and BDD8C1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CEBDD8 are #D5D8BD (Pastel Gray) and #BDD8C1 (Jet Stream). 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 (CEBDD8, D8CEBD and BDD8CE)

Triadic Palette

#CEBDD8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D8CEBD (Pastel Gray) and #BDD8CE (Jet Stream) along with #CEBDD8, 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 (CEBDD8, D8CEBD, C7D8BD and BDC7D8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CEBDD8 has #D8CEBD (Pastel Gray), #C7D8BD (Pastel Gray) and #BDC7D8 (Lavender Gray). 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 (CEBDD8, D8C1BD, C7D8BD and BDD5D8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CEBDD8 contains #D8C1BD (Pale Silver), #C7D8BD (Pastel Gray) and #BDD5D8 (Columbia 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 #CEBDD8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CEBDD8 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.

#CEBDD8 Color Patterns

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    Thistle Gingham Checks

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    Thistle Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Thistle Polka Dots Pattern

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    Thistle Honeycomb Pattern

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    Thistle Leaves Pattern

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    Thistle Houndstooth Pattern

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    Thistle Trellis Pattern

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    Thistle 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.