#DDE9B3 Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Spring Bud

What is hex #DDE9B3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #DDE9B3 is Pale Spring Bud. The RGB values are (221, 233, 179) which means it is composed of 35% red, 37% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:5 M:0 Y:23 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, #DDE9B3 has a hue of 73°, 23% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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 #DDE9B3 Color Codes

Color NamePale Spring Bud
RGB Values(221, 233, 179)
CMYK Values(5%, 0%, 23%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(73°, 23%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#CCFFCC
Inverse Color#22164C [Russian Violet]
Closest Pantone®9161 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#BFB3E9 [Vodka]
#DDE9B3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DFDFDF
Weighted Average (Luma)#E3E3E3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Hex #DDE9B3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DDE9B3. Complementary color is BFB3E9

Complementary Palette

The complement of #DDE9B3 is #BFB3E9 which is called Vodka. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DDE9B3 color is offered by #BFB3E9. 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 (DDE9B3, C2E9B3 and E9DAB3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #DDE9B3 are #C2E9B3 and #E9DAB3, called Tea Green and Cookies And Cream, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #DDE9B3 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 (DDE9B3, B3C2E9 and DAB3E9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #DDE9B3 are #B3C2E9 (Light Steel Blue) and #DAB3E9 (Thistle). 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 (DDE9B3, B3DDE9 and E9B3DD)

Triadic Palette

#DDE9B3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B3DDE9 (Powder Blue) and #E9B3DD (Thistle (Crayola)) along with #DDE9B3, 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 (DDE9B3, B3DDE9, BFB3E9 and E9BFB3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #DDE9B3 has #B3DDE9 (Powder Blue), #BFB3E9 (Vodka) and #E9BFB3 (Desert Sand). 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 (DDE9B3, B3E9DA, BFB3E9 and E9B3C2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #DDE9B3 contains #B3E9DA (Magic Mint), #BFB3E9 (Vodka) and #E9B3C2 (Metallic Pink). 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 #DDE9B3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #DDE9B3 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.

#DDE9B3 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - DDE9B3

    Pale Spring Bud 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.