Pastel Cherry

HEX #E56E90 / RGB (229, 110, 144)

What is Pastel Cherry Color?

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Pastel Cherry has the hex code #E56E90. The equivalent RGB values are (229, 110, 144), which means it is composed of 47% red, 23% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:52 Y:37 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Cherry has a hue of 343°, 52% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Pastel Cherry 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.

Pastel Cherry Color Codes

Hex Code#E56E90
RGB Values(229, 110, 144)
CMYK Values(0%, 52%, 37%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(343°, 52%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6699
Inverse Color#1A916F [Illuminating Emerald]
Closest Pantone®7423 C
Closest RAL4003 [Heather violet]
Complementary Color#6EE5C3 [Medium Aquamarine]
Pastel Cherry Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#959595
Weighted Average (Luma)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BCBCBC

Pastel Cherry Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E56E90. Complementary color is 6EE5C3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Cherry is Medium Aquamarine with the hex code #6EE5C3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E56E90 color is offered by #6EE5C3. 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 (E56E90, E5886E and E56ECC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Cherry (#E56E90) are Middle Red (#E5886E) and Orchid (#E56ECC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel Cherry 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 (E56E90, 6EE588 and 6ECCE5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Cherry (#E56E90) are #6EE588 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #6ECCE5 (Sky Blue (Crayola)). 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 (E56E90, 90E56E and 6E90E5)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Cherry triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #90E56E (Pastel Green) and #6E90E5 (Cornflower Blue) along with #E56E90 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 (E56E90, 90E56E, 6EE5C3 and C36EE5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Cherry has four colors - #90E56E (Pastel Green), #6EE5C3 (Medium Aquamarine) and #C36EE5 (Lavender (Floral)) in addition to the base color (#E56E90). 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 (E56E90, CCE56E, 6EE5C3 and 886EE5)

Square Palette

Pastel Cherry square color palette has #CCE56E (Chinese Green), #6EE5C3 (Medium Aquamarine) and #886EE5 (Medium Purple). 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

Pastel Cherry Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel Cherry 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 Pastel Cherry Color


  • Transparent EA8BA6#EA8BA6
  • Transparent ED9AB1#ED9AB1
  • Transparent EFA8BC#EFA8BC
  • Transparent F2B7C8#F2B7C8
  • Transparent F5C5D3#F5C5D3
  • Transparent F7D4DE#F7D4DE
  • Transparent FAE2E9#FAE2E9
  • Transparent FCF1F4#FCF1F4


  • Transparent D1728D#D1728D
  • Transparent C7738B#C7738B
  • Transparent BD758A#BD758A
  • Transparent B37788#B37788
  • Transparent A87986#A87986
  • Transparent 9E7B85#9E7B85
  • Transparent 947C83#947C83
  • Transparent 8A7E82#8A7E82


  • Transparent B75873#B75873
  • Transparent A04D65#A04D65
  • Transparent 894256#894256
  • Transparent 733748#733748
  • Transparent 5C2C3A#5C2C3A
  • Transparent 45212B#45212B
  • Transparent 2E161D#2E161D
  • Transparent 170B0E#170B0E

Pastel Cherry Color Patterns

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    Pastel Cherry Gingham Checks

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    Pastel Cherry Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pastel Cherry Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Cherry Honeycomb Pattern

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    Pastel Cherry Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Cherry Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Cherry Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Cherry Plaid Pattern