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Japanese White Color

HEX #EEE6D9 / RGB (238, 230, 217)

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What is Japanese White Color?

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Japanese White has the hex code #EEE6D9. The equivalent RGB values are (238, 230, 217), which means it is composed of 35% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:9 K:7. In the HSV/HSB scale, Japanese White has a hue of 37°, 9% 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 White is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 080 90 05. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Japanese White color hex code is #EEE6D9 which can be used along with RGB (238, 230, 217) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Japanese White Color Codes

Hex Code#EEE6D9
RGB Values(238, 230, 217)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 9%, 7%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 9%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFCC
Inverse Color#111926 [Eerie Black]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9010 [Pure white]
Complementary Color#D9E1EE [Azureish White]
Japanese White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E4E4E4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E7E7E7
Weighted Average (Luma)#E7E7E7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ECECEC

Japanese White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EEE6D9. Complementary color is D9E1EE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Japanese White is Azureish White with the hex code #D9E1EE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EEE6D9 color is offered by #D9E1EE. 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 (EEE6D9, ECEED9 and EEDCD9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Japanese White (#EEE6D9) are Eggshell (#ECEED9) and White Coffee (#EEDCD9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Japanese White 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 (EEE6D9, D9ECEE and DCD9EE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Japanese White (#EEE6D9) are #D9ECEE (Azureish White) and #DCD9EE (Azureish White). 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 (EEE6D9, D9EEE6 and E6D9EE)

Triadic Palette

Japanese White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D9EEE6 (Azureish White) and #E6D9EE (Platinum) along with #EEE6D9 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 (EEE6D9, D9EEE6, D9E1EE and EED9E1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Japanese White has four colors - #D9EEE6 (Azureish White), #D9E1EE (Azureish White) and #EED9E1 (Pale Pink) in addition to the base color (#EEE6D9). 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 (EEE6D9, D9EEDC, D9E1EE and EED9EC)

Square Palette

Japanese White square color palette has #D9EEDC (Chinese White), #D9E1EE (Azureish White) and #EED9EC (Piggy 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

Japanese White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Japanese White 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 White Color


  • Transparent F1EBE1F1EBE1
  • Transparent F3EEE4F3EEE4
  • Transparent F5F0E8F5F0E8
  • Transparent F7F3ECF7F3EC
  • Transparent F8F5F0F8F5F0
  • Transparent FAF8F4FAF8F4
  • Transparent FCFAF7FCFAF7
  • Transparent FDFDFBFDFDFB


  • Transparent D8D2C7D8D2C7
  • Transparent CDC7BECDC7BE
  • Transparent C2BDB5C2BDB5
  • Transparent B7B3ADB7B3AD
  • Transparent ACA9A4ACA9A4
  • Transparent A19F9BA19F9B
  • Transparent 969492969492
  • Transparent 8B8A898B8A89


  • Transparent BEB8AEBEB8AE
  • Transparent A7A198A7A198
  • Transparent 8F8A828F8A82
  • Transparent 77736D77736D
  • Transparent 5F5C575F5C57
  • Transparent 474541474541
  • Transparent 302E2B302E2B
  • Transparent 181716181716

Japanese White Color Patterns

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    Japanese White Gingham Checks

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    Japanese White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Japanese White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Japanese White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Japanese White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Japanese White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Japanese White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Japanese White Plaid Pattern

Japanese White Color Interior Ideas

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