Pastel Coffee

HEX #D0A48D / RGB (208, 164, 141)

Iced coffee dessert

What is Pastel Coffee Color?

Pastel Coffee (Hex code: D0A48D) Thumbnail

Pastel Coffee has the hex code #D0A48D. The equivalent RGB values are (208, 164, 141), which means it is composed of 41% red, 32% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:21 Y:32 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Coffee has a hue of 21°, 32% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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 Coffee 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 Coffee Color Codes

Hex Code#D0A48D
RGB Values(208, 164, 141)
CMYK Values(0%, 21%, 32%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(21°, 32%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#2F5B72 [Metallic Blue]
Closest Pantone®4665 C
Closest RAL1001 [Beige]
Complementary Color#8DB9D0 [Dark Sky Blue]
Pastel Coffee Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Pastel Coffee Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D0A48D. Complementary color is 8DB9D0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Coffee is Dark Sky Blue with the hex code #8DB9D0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D0A48D color is offered by #8DB9D0. 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 (D0A48D, D0C68D and D08D98)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Coffee (#D0A48D) are Tan (#D0C68D) and Puce (#D08D98). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel Coffee 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 (D0A48D, 8DD0C6 and 8D98D0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Coffee (#D0A48D) are #8DD0C6 (Middle Blue Green) and #8D98D0 (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.

Triadic color palette with (D0A48D, 8DD0A4 and A48DD0)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Coffee triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8DD0A4 (Eton Blue) and #A48DD0 (Blue Bell) along with #D0A48D 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 (D0A48D, 8DD0A4, 8DB9D0 and D08DB9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Coffee has four colors - #8DD0A4 (Eton Blue), #8DB9D0 (Dark Sky Blue) and #D08DB9 (Middle Purple) in addition to the base color (#D0A48D). 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 (D0A48D, 98D08D, 8DB9D0 and C68DD0)

Square Palette

Pastel Coffee square color palette has #98D08D (Dark Sea Green), #8DB9D0 (Dark Sky Blue) and #C68DD0 (Light Grayish Magenta). 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 Coffee Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel Coffee 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 Coffee Color


  • Transparent D9B6A4#D9B6A4
  • Transparent DEBFAF#DEBFAF
  • Transparent E3C8BB#E3C8BB
  • Transparent E8D2C6#E8D2C6
  • Transparent ECDBD1#ECDBD1
  • Transparent F1E4DD#F1E4DD
  • Transparent F6EDE8#F6EDE8
  • Transparent FAF6F4#FAF6F4


  • Transparent C09D8A#C09D8A
  • Transparent B89989#B89989
  • Transparent B09688#B09688
  • Transparent A89287#A89287
  • Transparent A08E85#A08E85
  • Transparent 988B84#988B84
  • Transparent 908783#908783
  • Transparent 888481#888481


  • Transparent A68371#A68371
  • Transparent 927363#927363
  • Transparent 7D6255#7D6255
  • Transparent 685247#685247
  • Transparent 534238#534238
  • Transparent 3E312A#3E312A
  • Transparent 2A211C#2A211C
  • Transparent 15100E#15100E

Pastel Coffee Color Patterns

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    Pastel Coffee Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Coffee Plaid Pattern

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