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Japanese Pink Color

HEX #EC9AA3 / RGB (236, 154, 163)

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What is Japanese Pink Color?

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Japanese Pink has the hex code #EC9AA3. The equivalent RGB values are (236, 154, 163), which means it is composed of 43% red, 28% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:35 Y:31 K:8. In the HSV/HSB scale, Japanese Pink has a hue of 353°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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.

Japanese Pink is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Japanese Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#EC9AA3
RGB Values(236, 154, 163)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 31%, 8%)
HSV/HSB Values(353°, 35%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9999
Inverse Color#13655C [Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®197 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#9AECE3 [Non-Photo Blue]
Japanese Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Japanese Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EC9AA3. Complementary color is 9AECE3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Japanese Pink is Non-Photo Blue with the hex code #9AECE3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EC9AA3 color is offered by #9AECE3. 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 (EC9AA3, ECBA9A and EC9ACC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Japanese Pink (#EC9AA3) are Gold (Crayola) (#ECBA9A) and Kobi (#EC9ACC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Japanese Pink with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (EC9AA3, 9AECBA and 9ACCEC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Japanese Pink (#EC9AA3) are #9AECBA (Teal Deer) and #9ACCEC (Cornflower). 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 (EC9AA3, A3EC9A and 9AA3EC)

Triadic Palette

Japanese Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A3EC9A (Granny Smith Apple) and #9AA3EC (Maximum Blue Purple) along with #EC9AA3 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 (EC9AA3, A3EC9A, 9AECE3 and E39AEC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Japanese Pink has four colors - #A3EC9A (Granny Smith Apple), #9AECE3 (Non-Photo Blue) and #E39AEC (Bright Lilac) in addition to the base color (#EC9AA3). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (EC9AA3, CCEC9A, 9AECE3 and BA9AEC)

Square Palette

Japanese Pink square color palette has #CCEC9A (Menthol), #9AECE3 (Non-Photo Blue) and #BA9AEC (Bright 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

Japanese Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Japanese Pink rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Japanese Pink Color


  • Transparent F0AEB5F0AEB5
  • Transparent F2B8BFF2B8BF
  • Transparent F4C2C8F4C2C8
  • Transparent F6CDD1F6CDD1
  • Transparent F7D7DAF7D7DA
  • Transparent F9E1E3F9E1E3
  • Transparent FBEBEDFBEBED
  • Transparent FDF5F6FDF5F6


  • Transparent D6959CD6959C
  • Transparent CC9299CC9299
  • Transparent C19095C19095
  • Transparent B68D92B68D92
  • Transparent AB8A8EAB8A8E
  • Transparent A0888BA0888B
  • Transparent 968587968587
  • Transparent 8B83848B8384


  • Transparent BD7B82BD7B82
  • Transparent A56C72A56C72
  • Transparent 8E5C628E5C62
  • Transparent 764D52764D52
  • Transparent 5E3E415E3E41
  • Transparent 472E31472E31
  • Transparent 2F1F212F1F21
  • Transparent 180F10180F10

Japanese Pink Color Patterns

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    Japanese Pink Gingham Checks

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    Japanese Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Japanese Pink Polka Dots Pattern

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    Japanese Pink Honeycomb Pattern

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    Japanese Pink Leaves Pattern

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    Japanese Pink Houndstooth Pattern

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    Japanese Pink Trellis Pattern

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    Japanese Pink Plaid Pattern

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