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Murex Shell Color

HEX #F8A3A4 / RGB (248, 163, 164)

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What is Murex Shell Color?

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Murex Shell is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 15-1712 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Murex Shell color hex code is #F8A3A4 with RGB (248, 163, 164). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Murex Shell Color Codes

Hex Code#F8A3A4
RGB Values(248, 163, 164)
CMYK Values(0%, 34%, 34%, 3%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 34%, 97%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9999
Inverse Color#075C5B [Bangladesh Green]
Pantone®15-1712 TCX
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#A3F8F7 [Waterspout]
Murex Shell Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Luma)#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D4D4D4

Murex Shell Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F8A3A4. Complementary color is A3F8F7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Murex Shell is Waterspout with the hex code #A3F8F7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F8A3A4 color is offered by #A3F8F7. 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.

F8A3A4 A3F8F7
Analogous color palette with (F8A3A4, F8CDA3 and F8A3CF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Murex Shell (#F8A3A4) are Deep Peach (#F8CDA3) and Carnation Pink (#F8A3CF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Murex Shell 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 (F8A3A4, A3F8CD and A3CFF8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Murex Shell (#F8A3A4) are #A3F8CD (Magic Mint) and #A3CFF8 (Baby Blue Eyes). 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 (F8A3A4, A4F8A3 and A3A4F8)

Triadic Palette

Murex Shell triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A4F8A3 (Pale Green) and #A3A4F8 (Maximum Blue Purple) along with #F8A3A4 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

F8A3A4 A4F8A3 A3A4F8
Tetradic color palette with (F8A3A4, A4F8A3, A3F8F7 and F7A3F8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Murex Shell has four colors - #A4F8A3 (Pale Green), #A3F8F7 (Waterspout) and #F7A3F8 (Rich Brilliant Lavender) in addition to the base color (#F8A3A4). 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.

F8A3A4 A4F8A3 A3F8F7 F7A3F8
Square color palette with (F8A3A4, CFF8A3, A3F8F7 and CDA3F8)

Square Palette

Murex Shell square color palette has #CFF8A3 (Menthol), #A3F8F7 (Waterspout) and #CDA3F8 (Pale Violet). 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

Murex Shell Color Rainbow Palette

Our Murex Shell 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 Murex Shell Color


  • Transparent F9B5B6F9B5B6
  • Transparent FABFBFFABFBF
  • Transparent FBC8C8FBC8C8
  • Transparent FCD1D2FCD1D2
  • Transparent FCDADBFCDADB
  • Transparent FDE3E4FDE3E4
  • Transparent FEEDEDFEEDED
  • Transparent FEF6F6FEF6F6


  • Transparent E09C9DE09C9D
  • Transparent D49999D49999
  • Transparent C89596C89596
  • Transparent BC9292BC9292
  • Transparent B08E8EB08E8E
  • Transparent A48B8BA48B8B
  • Transparent 988787988787
  • Transparent 8C84848C8484


  • Transparent C68283C68283
  • Transparent AE7273AE7273
  • Transparent 956262956262
  • Transparent 7C52527C5252
  • Transparent 634142634142
  • Transparent 4A31314A3131
  • Transparent 322121322121
  • Transparent 191010191010

Murex Shell Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Murex Shell Plaid Pattern

Murex Shell Color Interior Ideas

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Murex Shell Color Kitchen Wall Paint Idea

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