Muted Off White

HEX #F9F5EC / RGB (249, 245, 236)

Marble Floor Off White

What is Muted Off White Color?

Muted Off White (Hex code: F9F5EC) Thumbnail

Muted Off White has the hex code #F9F5EC. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 245, 236), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:2 Y:5 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Muted Off White has a hue of 42°, 5% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Muted Off White is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Muted Off White Color Codes

Hex Code#F9F5EC
RGB Values(249, 245, 236)
CMYK Values(0%, 2%, 5%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(42°, 5%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#060A13 [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
Closest Pantone®663 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#ECF0F9 [Anti-Flash White]
Muted Off White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F3F3F3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F5F5F5
Weighted Average (Luma)#F5F5F5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F3F3F3

Muted Off White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9F5EC. Complementary color is ECF0F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Muted Off White is Anti-Flash White with the hex code #ECF0F9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9F5EC color is offered by #ECF0F9. 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 (F9F5EC, F7F9EC and F9EFEC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Muted Off White (#F9F5EC) are Floral White (#F7F9EC) and Isabelline (#F9EFEC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Muted Off 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 (F9F5EC, ECF7F9 and EFECF9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Muted Off White (#F9F5EC) are #ECF7F9 (Alice Blue) and #EFECF9 (Anti-Flash 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 (F9F5EC, ECF9F5 and F5ECF9)

Triadic Palette

Muted Off White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ECF9F5 (Anti-Flash White) and #F5ECF9 (Anti-Flash White) along with #F9F5EC 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 (F9F5EC, ECF9F5, ECF0F9 and F9ECF0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Muted Off White has four colors - #ECF9F5 (Anti-Flash White), #ECF0F9 (Anti-Flash White) and #F9ECF0 (Isabelline) in addition to the base color (#F9F5EC). 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 (F9F5EC, ECF9EF, ECF0F9 and F9ECF7)

Square Palette

Muted Off White square color palette has #ECF9EF (Honeydew), #ECF0F9 (Anti-Flash White) and #F9ECF7 (Lavender Blush). 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

Muted Off White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Muted Off 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 Muted Off White Color


  • Transparent FAF7F0#FAF7F0
  • Transparent FBF8F2#FBF8F2
  • Transparent FBF9F4#FBF9F4
  • Transparent FCFAF6#FCFAF6
  • Transparent FDFBF7#FDFBF7
  • Transparent FDFCF9#FDFCF9
  • Transparent FEFDFB#FEFDFB
  • Transparent FEFEFD#FEFEFD


  • Transparent E1DED6#E1DED6
  • Transparent D5D2CC#D5D2CC
  • Transparent C9C6C1#C9C6C1
  • Transparent BDBBB6#BDBBB6
  • Transparent B0AFAB#B0AFAB
  • Transparent A4A3A0#A4A3A0
  • Transparent 989796#989796
  • Transparent 8C8C8B#8C8C8B


  • Transparent C7C4BD#C7C4BD
  • Transparent AEACA5#AEACA5
  • Transparent 95938E#95938E
  • Transparent 7D7B76#7D7B76
  • Transparent 64625E#64625E
  • Transparent 4B4A47#4B4A47
  • Transparent 32312F#32312F
  • Transparent 191918#191918

Muted Off White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Off White Plaid Pattern

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