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Melon Red Color

HEX #F69268 / RGB (246, 146, 104)

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What is Melon Red Color?

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Melon Red has the hex code #F69268. The equivalent RGB values are (246, 146, 104), which means it is composed of 50% red, 29% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:41 Y:58 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Melon Red has a hue of 18°, 58% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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.

Melon Red is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 050 70 50. 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.

Melon Red color hex code is #F69268 which can be used along with RGB (246, 146, 104) 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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Melon Red Color Codes

Hex Code#F69268
RGB Values(246, 146, 104)
CMYK Values(0%, 41%, 58%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(18°, 58%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9966
Inverse Color#096D97 [Sea Blue]
Closest Pantone®811 C
Closest RAL1034 [Pastel yellow]
Complementary Color#68CCF6 [Maya Blue]
Melon Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Luma)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CBCBCB

Melon Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F69268. Complementary color is 68CCF6

Complementary Palette

The complement of Melon Red is Maya Blue with the hex code #68CCF6. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F69268 color is offered by #68CCF6. 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 (F69268, F6D968 and F66885)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Melon Red (#F69268) are Orange-Yellow (Crayola) (#F6D968) and Ultra Red (#F66885). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Melon Red 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (F69268, 68F6D9 and 6885F6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Melon Red (#F69268) are #68F6D9 (Aquamarine) and #6885F6 (Cornflower 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.

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Triadic color palette with (F69268, 68F692 and 9268F6)

Triadic Palette

Melon Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #68F692 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #9268F6 (Violets Are Blue) along with #F69268 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (F69268, 68F692, 68CCF6 and F668CC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Melon Red has four colors - #68F692 (Very Light Malachite Green), #68CCF6 (Maya Blue) and #F668CC (Rose Pink) in addition to the base color (#F69268). 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.

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Square color palette with (F69268, 85F668, 68CCF6 and D968F6)

Square Palette

Melon Red square color palette has #85F668 (Pastel Green), #68CCF6 (Maya Blue) and #D968F6 (Heliotrope). 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.

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Rainbow color

Melon Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Melon Red 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 Melon Red Color


  • Transparent F8A886F8A886
  • Transparent F9B395F9B395
  • Transparent FABEA4FABEA4
  • Transparent FBC9B4FBC9B4
  • Transparent FBD3C3FBD3C3
  • Transparent FCDED2FCDED2
  • Transparent FDE9E1FDE9E1
  • Transparent FEF4F0FEF4F0


  • Transparent DE8E6DDE8E6D
  • Transparent D38D6FD38D6F
  • Transparent C78B72C78B72
  • Transparent BB8974BB8974
  • Transparent AF8776AF8776
  • Transparent A38579A38579
  • Transparent 98847B98847B
  • Transparent 8C827E8C827E


  • Transparent C57553C57553
  • Transparent AC6649AC6649
  • Transparent 94583E94583E
  • Transparent 7B49347B4934
  • Transparent 623A2A623A2A
  • Transparent 4A2C1F4A2C1F
  • Transparent 311D15311D15
  • Transparent 190F0A190F0A

Melon Red Color Patterns

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    Melon Red Gingham Checks

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    Melon Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Melon Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Melon Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melon Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melon Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melon Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melon Red Plaid Pattern

Melon Red Color Interior Ideas

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