Misty Rose

HEX #FFE4E1 / RGB (255, 228, 225)

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What is Misty Rose Color?

Misty Rose (Hex code: FFE4E1) Thumbnail

Misty Rose has the hex code #FFE4E1. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 228, 225), which means it is composed of 36% red, 32% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:12 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Misty Rose has a hue of 6°, 12% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Misty Rose is a gentle pink color. It is included in both the X11 and web colors lists. It can be used in HTML and CSS with its name, "MistyRose", in addition to the hex, RGB, CMYK and HSB values.

Misty Rose Color Codes

Hex Code#FFE4E1
RGB Values(255, 228, 225)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 12%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(6°, 12%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#001B1E [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9010 [Pure white]
Complementary Color#E1FCFF [Light Cyan]
Misty Rose Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ECECEC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ECECEC
Weighted Average (Luma)#EAEAEA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EDEDED

Misty Rose Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFE4E1. Complementary color is E1FCFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Misty Rose is Light Cyan with the hex code #E1FCFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFE4E1 color is offered by #E1FCFF. 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 (FFE4E1, FFF3E1 and FFE1ED)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Misty Rose (#FFE4E1) are Old Lace (#FFF3E1) and Mimi Pink (#FFE1ED). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Misty Rose 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 (FFE4E1, E1FFF3 and E1EDFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Misty Rose (#FFE4E1) are #E1FFF3 (Light Cyan) and #E1EDFF (Lavender (Web)). 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 (FFE4E1, E1FFE4 and E4E1FF)

Triadic Palette

Misty Rose triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E1FFE4 (Nyanza) and #E4E1FF (Lavender (Web)) along with #FFE4E1 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 (FFE4E1, E1FFE4, E1FCFF and FFE1FC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Misty Rose has four colors - #E1FFE4 (Nyanza), #E1FCFF (Light Cyan) and #FFE1FC (Pink Lace) in addition to the base color (#FFE4E1). 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 (FFE4E1, EDFFE1, E1FCFF and F3E1FF)

Square Palette

Misty Rose square color palette has #EDFFE1 (Nyanza), #E1FCFF (Light Cyan) and #F3E1FF (Lavender (Web)). 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

Misty Rose Color Rainbow Palette

Our Misty Rose 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 Misty Rose Color


  • Transparent FFE9E7#FFE9E7
  • Transparent FFECEA#FFECEA
  • Transparent FFEFED#FFEFED
  • Transparent FFF2F0#FFF2F0
  • Transparent FFF4F3#FFF4F3
  • Transparent FFF7F6#FFF7F6
  • Transparent FFFAF9#FFFAF9
  • Transparent FFFCFC#FFFCFC


  • Transparent E6D0CE#E6D0CE
  • Transparent D9C6C4#D9C6C4
  • Transparent CCBCBA#CCBCBA
  • Transparent C0B2B1#C0B2B1
  • Transparent B3A8A7#B3A8A7
  • Transparent A69E9D#A69E9D
  • Transparent 999493#999493
  • Transparent 8D8A8A#8D8A8A


  • Transparent CCB6B4#CCB6B4
  • Transparent B3A09E#B3A09E
  • Transparent 998987#998987
  • Transparent 807271#807271
  • Transparent 665B5A#665B5A
  • Transparent 4D4444#4D4444
  • Transparent 332E2D#332E2D
  • Transparent 1A1717#1A1717

Misty Rose Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Rose Plaid Pattern

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