#FFCDBB Hex Code

Color Name: Apricot

What is hex #FFCDBB Color?

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The color name of hex code #FFCDBB is Apricot. The RGB values are (255, 205, 187) which means it is composed of 39% red, 32% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:20 Y:27 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FFCDBB has a hue of 16°, 27% 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 #FFCDBB Color Codes

Color NameApricot
RGB Values(255, 205, 187)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 27%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(16°, 27%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#003244 [Rich Black]
Closest Pantone®475 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#BBEDFF [Diamond]
#FFCDBB Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D8D8D8
Desaturated#DDDDDD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DADADA
Weighted Average (Luma)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E5E5E5

Hex #FFCDBB Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFCDBB. Complementary color is BBEDFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FFCDBB is #BBEDFF which is called Diamond. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFCDBB color is offered by #BBEDFF. 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 (FFCDBB, FFEFBB and FFBBCB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FFCDBB are #FFEFBB and #FFBBCB, called Blond and Pink, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FFCDBB 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 (FFCDBB, BBFFEF and BBCBFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FFCDBB are #BBFFEF (Aero Blue) and #BBCBFF (Lavender 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 (FFCDBB, BBFFCD and CDBBFF)

Triadic Palette

#FFCDBB triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BBFFCD (Magic Mint) and #CDBBFF (Lavender Blue) along with #FFCDBB, 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 (FFCDBB, BBFFCD, BBEDFF and FFBBED)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FFCDBB has #BBFFCD (Magic Mint), #BBEDFF (Diamond) and #FFBBED (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 (FFCDBB, CBFFBB, BBEDFF and EFBBFF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FFCDBB contains #CBFFBB (Tea Green), #BBEDFF (Diamond) and #EFBBFF (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 #FFCDBB Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FFCDBB 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.

#FFCDBB Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - FFCDBB

    Apricot 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.