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Original Beige Color

HEX #C9AD93 / RGB (201, 173, 147)

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What is Original Beige Color?

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Original Beige has the hex code #C9AD93. The equivalent RGB values are (201, 173, 147), which means it is composed of 39% red, 33% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:14 Y:27 K:21. In the HSV/HSB scale, Original Beige has a hue of 29°, 27% saturation and a brightness value of 79%.
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.

Original Beige 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Original Beige CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Original Beige Color Codes

Hex Code#C9AD93
RGB Values(201, 173, 147)
CMYK Values(0%, 14%, 27%, 21%)
HSV/HSB Values(29°, 27%, 79%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#36526C [Police Blue]
Closest Pantone®480 C
Closest RAL1001 [Beige]
Complementary Color#93AFC9 [Ceil]
Original Beige Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Luma)#B1B1B1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D2D2D2

Original Beige Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C9AD93. Complementary color is 93AFC9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Original Beige is Ceil with the hex code #93AFC9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C9AD93 color is offered by #93AFC9. 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 (C9AD93, C9C893 and C99394)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Original Beige (#C9AD93) are Sage (#C9C893) and Tuscany (#C99394). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Original 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 (C9AD93, 93C9C8 and 9394C9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Original Beige (#C9AD93) are #93C9C8 (Middle Blue Green) and #9394C9 (Ceil). 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 (C9AD93, 93C9AD and AD93C9)

Triadic Palette

Original Beige triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #93C9AD (Eton Blue) and #AD93C9 (Light Pastel Purple) along with #C9AD93 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 (C9AD93, 93C9AD, 93AFC9 and C993AF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Original Beige has four colors - #93C9AD (Eton Blue), #93AFC9 (Ceil) and #C993AF (Parrot Pink) in addition to the base color (#C9AD93). 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 (C9AD93, 94C993, 93AFC9 and C893C9)

Square Palette

Original Beige square color palette has #94C993 (Dark Sea Green), #93AFC9 (Ceil) and #C893C9 (Pastel Violet). 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

Original Beige Color Rainbow Palette

Our Original 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 Original Beige Color


  • Transparent D4BDA9D4BDA9
  • Transparent D9C6B3D9C6B3
  • Transparent DFCEBEDFCEBE
  • Transparent E4D6C9E4D6C9
  • Transparent E9DED4E9DED4
  • Transparent EFE6DFEFE6DF
  • Transparent F4EFE9F4EFE9
  • Transparent FAF7F4FAF7F4


  • Transparent BAA48FBAA48F
  • Transparent B3A08DB3A08D
  • Transparent AC9B8BAC9B8B
  • Transparent A5978AA5978A
  • Transparent 9D92889D9288
  • Transparent 968E86968E86
  • Transparent 8F89848F8984
  • Transparent 878582878582


  • Transparent A18A76A18A76
  • Transparent 8D79678D7967
  • Transparent 796858796858
  • Transparent 65574A65574A
  • Transparent 50453B50453B
  • Transparent 3C342C3C342C
  • Transparent 28231D28231D
  • Transparent 14110F14110F

Original Beige Color Patterns

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    Original Beige Gingham Checks

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    Original Beige Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Original Beige Polka Dots Pattern

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    Original Beige Honeycomb Pattern

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    Original Beige Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Original Beige Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Original Beige Trellis Pattern

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    Original Beige Plaid Pattern

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