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Melody Color

HEX #C9B7E6 / RGB (201, 183, 230)

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What is Melody Color?

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Melody has the hex code #C9B7E6. The equivalent RGB values are (201, 183, 230), which means it is composed of 33% red, 30% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:13 M:20 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Melody has a hue of 263°, 20% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Melody 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Melody CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Melody Color Codes

Hex Code#C9B7E6
RGB Values(201, 183, 230)
CMYK Values(13%, 20%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(263°, 20%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCFF
Inverse Color#364819 [Olive Drab #7]
Closest Pantone®2635 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#D4E6B7 [Tea Green]
Melody Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Luma)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Melody Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C9B7E6. Complementary color is D4E6B7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Melody is Tea Green with the hex code #D4E6B7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C9B7E6 color is offered by #D4E6B7. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (C9B7E6, E1B7E6 and B7BDE6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Melody (#C9B7E6) are Thistle (#E1B7E6) and Vodka (#B7BDE6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Melody 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.

C9B7E6 E1B7E6 B7BDE6
Split Complementary color palette with (C9B7E6, E6E1B7 and BDE6B7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Melody (#C9B7E6) are #E6E1B7 (Cookies And Cream) and #BDE6B7 (Celadon). 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.

C9B7E6 E6E1B7 BDE6B7
Triadic color palette with (C9B7E6, E6C9B7 and B7E6C9)

Triadic Palette

Melody triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E6C9B7 (Desert Sand) and #B7E6C9 (Magic Mint) along with #C9B7E6 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

C9B7E6 E6C9B7 B7E6C9
Tetradic color palette with (C9B7E6, E6C9B7, D4E6B7 and B7D4E6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Melody has four colors - #E6C9B7 (Desert Sand), #D4E6B7 (Tea Green) and #B7D4E6 (Beau Blue) in addition to the base color (#C9B7E6). 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.

C9B7E6 E6C9B7 D4E6B7 B7D4E6
Square color palette with (C9B7E6, E6B7BD, D4E6B7 and B7E6E1)

Square Palette

Melody square color palette has #E6B7BD (Cameo Pink), #D4E6B7 (Tea Green) and #B7E6E1 (Powder Blue). 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.

C9B7E6 E6B7BD D4E6B7 B7E6E1
Rainbow color

Melody Color Rainbow Palette

Our Melody 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Melody Color


  • Transparent D4C5EBD4C5EB
  • Transparent D9CDEED9CDEE
  • Transparent DFD4F0DFD4F0
  • Transparent E4DBF3E4DBF3
  • Transparent E9E2F5E9E2F5
  • Transparent EFE9F8EFE9F8
  • Transparent F4F1FAF4F1FA
  • Transparent FAF8FDFAF8FD


  • Transparent BAACD2BAACD2
  • Transparent B3A7C7B3A7C7
  • Transparent ACA1BDACA1BD
  • Transparent A59CB3A59CB3
  • Transparent 9D96A99D96A9
  • Transparent 96919F96919F
  • Transparent 8F8B948F8B94
  • Transparent 87868A87868A


  • Transparent A192B8A192B8
  • Transparent 8D80A18D80A1
  • Transparent 796E8A796E8A
  • Transparent 655C73655C73
  • Transparent 50495C50495C
  • Transparent 3C37453C3745
  • Transparent 28252E28252E
  • Transparent 141217141217

Melody Color Patterns

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    Melody Gingham Checks

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    Melody Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melody Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melody Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melody Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melody Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melody Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melody Plaid Pattern

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