Pale Magenta

HEX #EFADF9 / RGB (239, 173, 249)

What is Pale Magenta Color?

Pale Magenta (Hex code: EFADF9) Thumbnail

Pale Magenta has the hex code #EFADF9. The equivalent RGB values are (239, 173, 249), which means it is composed of 36% red, 26% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:4 M:31 Y:0 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pale Magenta has a hue of 292°, 31% 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.

Pale Magenta color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, pale magenta 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.

Pale Magenta Color Codes

Hex Code#EFADF9
RGB Values(239, 173, 249)
CMYK Values(4%, 31%, 0%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(292°, 31%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FF99FF
Inverse Color#105206 [Lincoln Green]
Closest Pantone®243 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#B7F9AD [Menthol]
Pale Magenta Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C9C9C9
Weighted Average (Luma)#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

Pale Magenta Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EFADF9. Complementary color is B7F9AD

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pale Magenta is Menthol with the hex code #B7F9AD. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EFADF9 color is offered by #B7F9AD. 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 (EFADF9, F9ADDD and C9ADF9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pale Magenta (#EFADF9) are Light Hot Pink (#F9ADDD) and Pale Violet (#C9ADF9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pale Magenta 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 (EFADF9, DDF9AD and ADF9C9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pale Magenta (#EFADF9) are #DDF9AD (Pale Goldenrod) and #ADF9C9 (Magic Mint). 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 (EFADF9, F9EFAD and ADF9EF)

Triadic Palette

Pale Magenta triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F9EFAD (Banana Mania) and #ADF9EF (Pale Blue) along with #EFADF9 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 (EFADF9, F9EFAD, B7F9AD and ADB7F9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pale Magenta has four colors - #F9EFAD (Banana Mania), #B7F9AD (Menthol) and #ADB7F9 (Maximum Blue Purple) in addition to the base color (#EFADF9). 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 (EFADF9, F9C9AD, B7F9AD and ADDDF9)

Square Palette

Pale Magenta square color palette has #F9C9AD (Apricot), #B7F9AD (Menthol) and #ADDDF9 (Fresh Air). 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

Pale Magenta Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pale Magenta 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 Pale Magenta Color


  • Transparent F2BDFA#F2BDFA
  • Transparent F4C6FB#F4C6FB
  • Transparent F5CEFB#F5CEFB
  • Transparent F7D6FC#F7D6FC
  • Transparent F9DEFD#F9DEFD
  • Transparent FAE6FD#FAE6FD
  • Transparent FCEFFE#FCEFFE
  • Transparent FDF7FE#FDF7FE


  • Transparent D9A4E1#D9A4E1
  • Transparent CEA0D5#CEA0D5
  • Transparent C39BC9#C39BC9
  • Transparent B897BD#B897BD
  • Transparent AC92B0#AC92B0
  • Transparent A18EA4#A18EA4
  • Transparent 968998#968998
  • Transparent 8B858C#8B858C


  • Transparent BF8AC7#BF8AC7
  • Transparent A779AE#A779AE
  • Transparent 8F6895#8F6895
  • Transparent 78577D#78577D
  • Transparent 604564#604564
  • Transparent 48344B#48344B
  • Transparent 302332#302332
  • Transparent 181119#181119

Pale Magenta Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Magenta Plaid Pattern