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Mussel White Color

HEX #F0E2DE / RGB (240, 226, 222)


What is Mussel White Color?

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Mussel White has the hex code #F0E2DE. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 226, 222), which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:8 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mussel White has a hue of 13°, 8% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Mussel White is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 020 90 05. 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.

Mussel White color hex code is #F0E2DE which can be used along with RGB (240, 226, 222) 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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Mussel White Color Codes

Hex Code#F0E2DE
RGB Values(240, 226, 222)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 8%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(13°, 8%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#0F1D21 [Dark Jungle Green]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9010 [Pure white]
Complementary Color#DEECF0 [Azureish White]
Mussel White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E5E5E5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E6E6E6
Weighted Average (Luma)#E5E5E5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EBEBEB

Mussel White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F0E2DE. Complementary color is DEECF0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mussel White is Azureish White with the hex code #DEECF0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F0E2DE color is offered by #DEECF0. 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 (F0E2DE, F0EBDE and F0DEE3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mussel White (#F0E2DE) are Eggshell (#F0EBDE) and Pale Pink (#F0DEE3). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mussel White 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 (F0E2DE, DEF0EB and DEE3F0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mussel White (#F0E2DE) are #DEF0EB (Azureish White) and #DEE3F0 (Azureish White). 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 (F0E2DE, DEF0E2 and E2DEF0)

Triadic Palette

Mussel White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DEF0E2 (Chinese White) and #E2DEF0 (Lavender (Web)) along with #F0E2DE 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 (F0E2DE, DEF0E2, DEECF0 and F0DEEC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mussel White has four colors - #DEF0E2 (Chinese White), #DEECF0 (Azureish White) and #F0DEEC (Piggy Pink) in addition to the base color (#F0E2DE). 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 (F0E2DE, E3F0DE, DEECF0 and EBDEF0)

Square Palette

Mussel White square color palette has #E3F0DE (Chinese White), #DEECF0 (Azureish White) and #EBDEF0 (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

Mussel White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mussel White 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 Mussel White Color


  • Transparent F3E8E5F3E8E5
  • Transparent F5EBE8F5EBE8
  • Transparent F6EEEBF6EEEB
  • Transparent F8F1EFF8F1EF
  • Transparent F9F3F2F9F3F2
  • Transparent FBF6F5FBF6F5
  • Transparent FCF9F8FCF9F8
  • Transparent FEFCFCFEFCFC


  • Transparent DACECBDACECB
  • Transparent CEC5C2CEC5C2
  • Transparent C3BBB8C3BBB8
  • Transparent B8B1AFB8B1AF
  • Transparent ADA7A6ADA7A6
  • Transparent A29D9CA29D9C
  • Transparent 969493969493
  • Transparent 8B8A898B8A89


  • Transparent C0B5B2C0B5B2
  • Transparent A89E9BA89E9B
  • Transparent 908885908885
  • Transparent 78716F78716F
  • Transparent 605A59605A59
  • Transparent 484443484443
  • Transparent 302D2C302D2C
  • Transparent 181716181716

Mussel White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mussel White Plaid Pattern

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