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Mustard Seed Beige Color

HEX #C5A574 / RGB (197, 165, 116)

Peeled mustard seeds

What is Mustard Seed Beige Color?

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Mustard Seed Beige has the hex code #C5A574. The equivalent RGB values are (197, 165, 116), which means it is composed of 41% red, 35% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:41 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mustard Seed Beige has a hue of 36°, 41% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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.

Mustard Seed Beige is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 080 70 30. 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.

Mustard Seed Beige color hex code is #C5A574 which can be used along with RGB (197, 165, 116) 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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Mustard Seed Beige Color Codes

Hex Code#C5A574
RGB Values(197, 165, 116)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 41%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 41%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#3A5A8B [Chinese Blue]
Closest Pantone®466 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#7494C5 [Cerulean Frost]
Mustard Seed Beige Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Luma)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Mustard Seed Beige Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C5A574. Complementary color is 7494C5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mustard Seed Beige is Cerulean Frost with the hex code #7494C5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C5A574 color is offered by #7494C5. 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 (C5A574, BDC574 and C57D74)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mustard Seed Beige (#C5A574) are Dark Khaki (#BDC574) and Old Rose (#C57D74). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mustard Seed Beige 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 (C5A574, 74BDC5 and 7D74C5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mustard Seed Beige (#C5A574) are #74BDC5 (Moonstone Blue) and #7D74C5 (Violet-Blue (Crayola)). 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 (C5A574, 74C5A5 and A574C5)

Triadic Palette

Mustard Seed Beige triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #74C5A5 (Green Sheen) and #A574C5 (Rich Lavender) along with #C5A574 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 (C5A574, 74C5A5, 7494C5 and C57494)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mustard Seed Beige has four colors - #74C5A5 (Green Sheen), #7494C5 (Cerulean Frost) and #C57494 (Charm) in addition to the base color (#C5A574). 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 (C5A574, 74C57D, 7494C5 and C574BD)

Square Palette

Mustard Seed Beige square color palette has #74C57D (Iguana Green), #7494C5 (Cerulean Frost) and #C574BD (Sky Magenta). 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

Mustard Seed Beige Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mustard Seed Beige 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 Mustard Seed Beige Color


  • Transparent D1B790D1B790
  • Transparent D6C09ED6C09E
  • Transparent DCC9ACDCC9AC
  • Transparent E2D2BAE2D2BA
  • Transparent E8DBC7E8DBC7
  • Transparent EEE4D5EEE4D5
  • Transparent F3EDE3F3EDE3
  • Transparent F9F6F1F9F6F1


  • Transparent B79E76B79E76
  • Transparent B09A78B09A78
  • Transparent A99679A99679
  • Transparent A3937AA3937A
  • Transparent 9C8F7B9C8F7B
  • Transparent 958B7C958B7C
  • Transparent 8E877E8E877E
  • Transparent 87847F87847F


  • Transparent 9E845D9E845D
  • Transparent 8A74518A7451
  • Transparent 766346766346
  • Transparent 63533A63533A
  • Transparent 4F422E4F422E
  • Transparent 3B32233B3223
  • Transparent 272117272117
  • Transparent 14110C14110C

Mustard Seed Beige Color Patterns

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    Mustard Seed Beige Gingham Checks

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    Mustard Seed Beige Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Mustard Seed Beige Polka Dots Pattern

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    Mustard Seed Beige Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Seed Beige Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Seed Beige Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Seed Beige Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Seed Beige Plaid Pattern

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