HEX #E1CBD1 / RGB (225, 203, 209)

What is Nude CMYK Color?

Nude CMYK (Hex code: E1CBD1) Thumbnail

Nude CMYK values are (10, 20, 10, 0); meaning it is composed of 20 of magenta, 10 of yellow, 10 of cyan and 0 of black. The closest hex code of the color is #E1CBD1 with RGB equivalent values (225, 203, 209). The CMYK system is the backbone of the color printing technology found in both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K).

Please understand that the hex code of the nude CMYK mentioned on this page is only an approximation. Hexadecimal and RGB color values are for screen and digital media while the CMYK model is used for printing and, therefore, the conversion of one to another is not perfect.

Nude CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#E1CBD1
RGB Values(225, 203, 209)
HSV/HSB Values(344°, 10%, 88%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#1E342E [Medium Jungle Green]
Closest Pantone®684 C
Closest RAL9002 [Grey white]
Complementary Color#CBE1DB [Columbia Blue]
Nude CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Luma)#D0D0D0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E2E2E2

Nude CMYK Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E1CBD1. Complementary color is CBE1DB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Nude CMYK is Columbia Blue with the hex code #CBE1DB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E1CBD1 color is offered by #CBE1DB. 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 (E1CBD1, E1D0CB and E1CBDC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Nude CMYK (#E1CBD1) are Dust Storm (#E1D0CB) and Queen Pink (#E1CBDC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Nude CMYK 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 (E1CBD1, CBE1D0 and CBDCE1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Nude CMYK (#E1CBD1) are #CBE1D0 (Light Gray) and #CBDCE1 (Columbia Blue). 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 (E1CBD1, D1E1CB and CBD1E1)

Triadic Palette

Nude CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D1E1CB (Timberwolf) and #CBD1E1 (Light Periwinkle) along with #E1CBD1 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 (E1CBD1, D1E1CB, CBE1DB and DBCBE1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Nude CMYK has four colors - #D1E1CB (Timberwolf), #CBE1DB (Columbia Blue) and #DBCBE1 (Languid Lavender) in addition to the base color (#E1CBD1). 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 (E1CBD1, DCE1CB, CBE1DB and D0CBE1)

Square Palette

Nude CMYK square color palette has #DCE1CB (Bone), #CBE1DB (Columbia Blue) and #D0CBE1 (Languid Lavender). 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

Nude CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Nude CMYK 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 Nude CMYK Color


  • Transparent E7D5DA#E7D5DA
  • Transparent EADBDF#EADBDF
  • Transparent EDE0E3#EDE0E3
  • Transparent F0E5E8#F0E5E8
  • Transparent F3EAED#F3EAED
  • Transparent F6EFF1#F6EFF1
  • Transparent F9F5F6#F9F5F6
  • Transparent FCFAFA#FCFAFA


  • Transparent CEBCC1#CEBCC1
  • Transparent C4B5B9#C4B5B9
  • Transparent BAADB1#BAADB1
  • Transparent B1A6A9#B1A6A9
  • Transparent A79EA0#A79EA0
  • Transparent 9D9798#9D9798
  • Transparent 938F90#938F90
  • Transparent 8A8888#8A8888


  • Transparent B4A2A7#B4A2A7
  • Transparent 9E8E92#9E8E92
  • Transparent 877A7D#877A7D
  • Transparent 716669#716669
  • Transparent 5A5154#5A5154
  • Transparent 443D3F#443D3F
  • Transparent 2D292A#2D292A
  • Transparent 171415#171415

Nude CMYK Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Nude CMYK Plaid Pattern