Pale Rose

HEX #F5BFD9 / RGB (245, 191, 217)

What is Pale Rose Color?

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Pale Rose has the hex code #F5BFD9. The equivalent RGB values are (245, 191, 217), which means it is composed of 38% red, 29% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:11 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pale Rose has a hue of 331°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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 Rose 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 pale rose CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Pale Rose Color Codes

Hex Code#F5BFD9
RGB Values(245, 191, 217)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 11%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(331°, 22%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#0A4026 [Sacramento State Green]
Closest Pantone®2365 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#BFF5DB [Aero Blue]
Pale Rose Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DADADA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Luma)#CCCCCC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Pale Rose Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F5BFD9. Complementary color is BFF5DB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pale Rose is Aero Blue with the hex code #BFF5DB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F5BFD9 color is offered by #BFF5DB. 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 (F5BFD9, F5C0BF and F5BFF4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pale Rose (#F5BFD9) are Spanish Pink (#F5C0BF) and Brilliant Lavender (#F5BFF4). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pale Rose 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 (F5BFD9, BFF5C0 and BFF4F5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pale Rose (#F5BFD9) are #BFF5C0 (Tea Green) and #BFF4F5 (Diamond). 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 (F5BFD9, D9F5BF and BFD9F5)

Triadic Palette

Pale Rose triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D9F5BF (Tea Green) and #BFD9F5 (Beau Blue) along with #F5BFD9 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 (F5BFD9, D9F5BF, BFF5DB and DBBFF5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pale Rose has four colors - #D9F5BF (Tea Green), #BFF5DB (Aero Blue) and #DBBFF5 (Soap) in addition to the base color (#F5BFD9). 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 (F5BFD9, F4F5BF, BFF5DB and C0BFF5)

Square Palette

Pale Rose square color palette has #F4F5BF (Blond), #BFF5DB (Aero Blue) and #C0BFF5 (Vodka). 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 Rose Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pale Rose 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 Rose Color


  • Transparent F7CCE1#F7CCE1
  • Transparent F8D2E4#F8D2E4
  • Transparent F9D9E8#F9D9E8
  • Transparent FADFEC#FADFEC
  • Transparent FBE5F0#FBE5F0
  • Transparent FCECF4#FCECF4
  • Transparent FDF2F7#FDF2F7
  • Transparent FEF9FB#FEF9FB


  • Transparent DEB2C7#DEB2C7
  • Transparent D2ACBE#D2ACBE
  • Transparent C6A6B5#C6A6B5
  • Transparent BBA0AD#BBA0AD
  • Transparent AF99A4#AF99A4
  • Transparent A3939B#A3939B
  • Transparent 978D92#978D92
  • Transparent 8C8689#8C8689


  • Transparent C499AE#C499AE
  • Transparent AC8698#AC8698
  • Transparent 937382#937382
  • Transparent 7B606D#7B606D
  • Transparent 624C57#624C57
  • Transparent 4A3941#4A3941
  • Transparent 31262B#31262B
  • Transparent 191316#191316

Pale Rose Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Rose Plaid Pattern