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Olive Oil Color

HEX #DFD855 / RGB (223, 216, 85)

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What is Olive Oil Color?

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Olive Oil has the hex code #DFD855. The equivalent RGB values are (223, 216, 85), which means it is composed of 43% red, 41% green and 16% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:62 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, Olive Oil has a hue of 57°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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.

Olive Oil color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, olive oil can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Olive Oil Color Codes

Hex Code#DFD855
RGB Values(223, 216, 85)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 62%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(57°, 62%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#2027AA [Egyptian Blue]
Closest Pantone®610 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#555CDF [Majorelle Blue]
Olive Oil Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CCCCCC
Weighted Average (Luma)#D0D0D0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E2E2E2

Olive Oil Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DFD855. Complementary color is 555CDF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Olive Oil is Majorelle Blue with the hex code #555CDF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DFD855 color is offered by #555CDF. 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 (DFD855, A1DF55 and DF9355)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Olive Oil (#DFD855) are Inchworm (#A1DF55) and Persian Orange (#DF9355). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Olive Oil 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 (DFD855, 55A1DF and 9355DF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Olive Oil (#DFD855) are #55A1DF (Carolina Blue) and #9355DF (Lavender Indigo). 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 (DFD855, 55DFD8 and D855DF)

Triadic Palette

Olive Oil triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #55DFD8 (Turquoise) and #D855DF (Orchid) along with #DFD855 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 (DFD855, 55DFD8, 555CDF and DF555C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Olive Oil has four colors - #55DFD8 (Turquoise), #555CDF (Majorelle Blue) and #DF555C (Jelly Bean) in addition to the base color (#DFD855). 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 (DFD855, 55DF93, 555CDF and DF55A1)

Square Palette

Olive Oil square color palette has #55DF93 (Very Light Malachite Green), #555CDF (Majorelle Blue) and #DF55A1 (Raspberry Pink). 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

Olive Oil Color Rainbow Palette

Our Olive Oil 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 Olive Oil Color


  • Transparent E5E077E5E077
  • Transparent E9E488E9E488
  • Transparent ECE899ECE899
  • Transparent EFECAAEFECAA
  • Transparent F2EFBBF2EFBB
  • Transparent F5F3CCF5F3CC
  • Transparent F9F7DDF9F7DD
  • Transparent FCFBEEFCFBEE


  • Transparent CCC65ECCC65E
  • Transparent C3BE62C3BE62
  • Transparent B9B566B9B566
  • Transparent B0AC6BB0AC6B
  • Transparent A6A36FA6A36F
  • Transparent 9D9A739D9A73
  • Transparent 939277939277
  • Transparent 8A897C8A897C


  • Transparent B2AD44B2AD44
  • Transparent 9C973C9C973C
  • Transparent 868233868233
  • Transparent 706C2B706C2B
  • Transparent 595622595622
  • Transparent 43411A43411A
  • Transparent 2D2B112D2B11
  • Transparent 161609161609

Olive Oil Color Patterns

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    Olive Oil Gingham Checks

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    Olive Oil Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Oil Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Oil Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Oil Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Oil Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Oil Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Oil Plaid Pattern

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