#FFC2AD Hex Code

Color Name: Melon

What is hex #FFC2AD Color?

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The color name of hex code #FFC2AD is Melon. The RGB values are (255, 194, 173) which means it is composed of 41% red, 31% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:24 Y:32 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FFC2AD has a hue of 15°, 32% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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 #FFC2AD Color Codes

Color NameMelon
RGB Values(255, 194, 173)
CMYK Values(0%, 24%, 32%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(15°, 32%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC99
Inverse Color#003D52 [Midnight Green (Eagle Green)]
Closest Pantone®162 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#ADEAFF [Fresh Air]
#FFC2AD Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CFCFCF
Desaturated#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Luma)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Hex #FFC2AD Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFC2AD. Complementary color is ADEAFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FFC2AD is #ADEAFF which is called Fresh Air. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFC2AD color is offered by #ADEAFF. 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 (FFC2AD, FFEBAD and FFADC1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FFC2AD are #FFEBAD and #FFADC1, called Peach and Light Pink, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FFC2AD 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 (FFC2AD, ADFFEB and ADC1FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FFC2AD are #ADFFEB (Pale Blue) and #ADC1FF (Pale Cornflower Blue). 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 (FFC2AD, ADFFC2 and C2ADFF)

Triadic Palette

#FFC2AD triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ADFFC2 (Magic Mint) and #C2ADFF (Pale Violet) along with #FFC2AD, 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 (FFC2AD, ADFFC2, ADEAFF and FFADEA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FFC2AD has #ADFFC2 (Magic Mint), #ADEAFF (Fresh Air) and #FFADEA (Light Hot Pink). 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 (FFC2AD, C1FFAD, ADEAFF and EBADFF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FFC2AD contains #C1FFAD (Menthol), #ADEAFF (Fresh Air) and #EBADFF (Rich Brilliant Lavender). 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 #FFC2AD Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FFC2AD 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.

#FFC2AD Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - FFC2AD

    Melon 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.