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Light Khaki Color

HEX #D6C9AF / RGB (214, 201, 175)

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What is Light Khaki Color?

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Light Khaki has the hex code #D6C9AF. The equivalent RGB values are (214, 201, 175), which means it is composed of 36% red, 34% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:18 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, Light Khaki has a hue of 40°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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.

Light Khaki 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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Light Khaki Color Codes

Hex Code#D6C9AF
RGB Values(214, 201, 175)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 18%, 16%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 18%, 84%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#293650 [Japanese Indigo]
Closest Pantone®482 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#AFBCD6 [Light Steel Blue]
Light Khaki Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CACACA
Weighted Average (Luma)#CACACA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DFDFDF

Light Khaki Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D6C9AF. Complementary color is AFBCD6

Complementary Palette

The complement of Light Khaki is Light Steel Blue with the hex code #AFBCD6. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D6C9AF color is offered by #AFBCD6. 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 (D6C9AF, D0D6AF and D6B6AF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Light Khaki (#D6C9AF) are Pastel Gray (#D0D6AF) and Pale Chestnut (#D6B6AF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Light Khaki 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 (D6C9AF, AFD0D6 and B6AFD6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Light Khaki (#D6C9AF) are #AFD0D6 (Pastel Blue) and #B6AFD6 (Maximum Blue Purple). 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 (D6C9AF, AFD6C9 and C9AFD6)

Triadic Palette

Light Khaki triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #AFD6C9 (Jet Stream) and #C9AFD6 (Tropical Violet) along with #D6C9AF 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 (D6C9AF, AFD6C9, AFBCD6 and D6AFBC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Light Khaki has four colors - #AFD6C9 (Jet Stream), #AFBCD6 (Light Steel Blue) and #D6AFBC (Pale Chestnut) in addition to the base color (#D6C9AF). 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 (D6C9AF, AFD6B6, AFBCD6 and D6AFD0)

Square Palette

Light Khaki square color palette has #AFD6B6 (Light Moss Green), #AFBCD6 (Light Steel Blue) and #D6AFD0 (Pink 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

Light Khaki Color Rainbow Palette

Our Light Khaki 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 Light Khaki Color


  • Transparent DED4BFDED4BF
  • Transparent E2D9C7E2D9C7
  • Transparent E6DFCFE6DFCF
  • Transparent EBE4D7EBE4D7
  • Transparent EFE9DFEFE9DF
  • Transparent F3EFE7F3EFE7
  • Transparent F7F4EFF7F4EF
  • Transparent FBFAF7FBFAF7


  • Transparent C5BAA6C5BAA6
  • Transparent BCB3A1BCB3A1
  • Transparent B4AC9CB4AC9C
  • Transparent ABA598ABA598
  • Transparent A29D93A29D93
  • Transparent 9A968E9A968E
  • Transparent 918F89918F89
  • Transparent 898785898785


  • Transparent ABA18CABA18C
  • Transparent 968D7B968D7B
  • Transparent 807969807969
  • Transparent 6B65586B6558
  • Transparent 565046565046
  • Transparent 403C35403C35
  • Transparent 2B28232B2823
  • Transparent 151412151412

Light Khaki Color Patterns

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    Light Khaki Gingham Checks

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    Light Khaki Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Khaki Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Khaki Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Khaki Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Khaki Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Khaki Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Khaki Plaid Pattern

Light Khaki Color Interior Ideas

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