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Old Bone Color

HEX #DCCCB8 / RGB (220, 204, 184)

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What is Old Bone Color?

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Old Bone has the hex code #DCCCB8. The equivalent RGB values are (220, 204, 184), which means it is composed of 36% red, 34% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:7 Y:16 K:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, Old Bone has a hue of 33°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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.

Old Bone 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.

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Old Bone Color Codes

Hex Code#DCCCB8
RGB Values(220, 204, 184)
CMYK Values(0%, 7%, 16%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(33°, 16%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#233347 [Yankees Blue]
Closest Pantone®482 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#B8C8DC [Light Steel Blue]
Old Bone Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CFCFCF
Weighted Average (Luma)#CECECE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E1E1E1

Old Bone Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DCCCB8. Complementary color is B8C8DC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Old Bone is Light Steel Blue with the hex code #B8C8DC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DCCCB8 color is offered by #B8C8DC. 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 (DCCCB8, DADCB8 and DCBAB8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Old Bone (#DCCCB8) are Bone (#DADCB8) and Pale Chestnut (#DCBAB8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Old Bone 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 (DCCCB8, B8DADC and BAB8DC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Old Bone (#DCCCB8) are #B8DADC (Beau Blue) and #BAB8DC (Light Steel 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 (DCCCB8, B8DCCC and CCB8DC)

Triadic Palette

Old Bone triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B8DCCC (Jet Stream) and #CCB8DC (Thistle) along with #DCCCB8 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 (DCCCB8, B8DCCC, B8C8DC and DCB8C8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Old Bone has four colors - #B8DCCC (Jet Stream), #B8C8DC (Light Steel Blue) and #DCB8C8 (Pink Lavender) in addition to the base color (#DCCCB8). 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 (DCCCB8, B8DCBA, B8C8DC and DCB8DA)

Square Palette

Old Bone square color palette has #B8DCBA (Celadon), #B8C8DC (Light Steel Blue) and #DCB8DA (Thistle). 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

Old Bone Color Rainbow Palette

Our Old Bone 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 Old Bone Color


  • Transparent E3D6C6E3D6C6
  • Transparent E7DBCDE7DBCD
  • Transparent EAE0D4EAE0D4
  • Transparent EEE6DCEEE6DC
  • Transparent F1EBE3F1EBE3
  • Transparent F5F0EAF5F0EA
  • Transparent F8F5F1F8F5F1
  • Transparent FCFAF8FCFAF8


  • Transparent CABDADCABDAD
  • Transparent C0B5A7C0B5A7
  • Transparent B7AEA2B7AEA2
  • Transparent AEA69CAEA69C
  • Transparent A59E96A59E96
  • Transparent 9C97919C9791
  • Transparent 928F8B928F8B
  • Transparent 898886898886


  • Transparent B0A393B0A393
  • Transparent 9A8F819A8F81
  • Transparent 847A6E847A6E
  • Transparent 6E665C6E665C
  • Transparent 58524A58524A
  • Transparent 423D37423D37
  • Transparent 2C29252C2925
  • Transparent 161412161412

Old Bone Color Patterns

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    Old Bone Gingham Checks

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    Old Bone Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Old Bone Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Bone Honeycomb Pattern

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    Old Bone Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Bone Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Bone Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Bone Plaid Pattern

Old Bone Color Interior Ideas

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