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Pastel Earth Color

HEX #D7CAB7 / RGB (215, 202, 183)

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What is Pastel Earth Color?

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Pastel Earth has the hex code #D7CAB7. The equivalent RGB values are (215, 202, 183), which means it is composed of 36% red, 34% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:15 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Earth has a hue of 36°, 15% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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 earth is a light brown color which can be applied to web pages through HTML and/or CSS via its hex, RGB or HSB codes. 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.

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Pastel Earth Color Codes

Hex Code#D7CAB7
RGB Values(215, 202, 183)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 15%, 16%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 15%, 84%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#283548 [Japanese Indigo]
Closest Pantone®482 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#B7C4D7 [Light Steel Blue]
Pastel Earth Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CCCCCC
Weighted Average (Luma)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DFDFDF

Pastel Earth Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D7CAB7. Complementary color is B7C4D7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Earth is Light Steel Blue with the hex code #B7C4D7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D7CAB7 color is offered by #B7C4D7. 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 (D7CAB7, D4D7B7 and D7BAB7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Earth (#D7CAB7) are Pastel Gray (#D4D7B7) and Pale Silver (#D7BAB7). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel Earth 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 (D7CAB7, B7D4D7 and BAB7D7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Earth (#D7CAB7) are #B7D4D7 (Jet Stream) and #BAB7D7 (Lavender Gray). 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 (D7CAB7, B7D7CA and CAB7D7)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Earth triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B7D7CA (Jet Stream) and #CAB7D7 (Lavender Gray) along with #D7CAB7 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 (D7CAB7, B7D7CA, B7C4D7 and D7B7C4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Earth has four colors - #B7D7CA (Jet Stream), #B7C4D7 (Light Steel Blue) and #D7B7C4 (Pink Lavender) in addition to the base color (#D7CAB7). 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 (D7CAB7, B7D7BA, B7C4D7 and D7B7D4)

Square Palette

Pastel Earth square color palette has #B7D7BA (Jet Stream), #B7C4D7 (Light Steel Blue) and #D7B7D4 (Pink Lavender). 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 Earth Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel Earth 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.

D7CAB7 C8D7B7 B7D7C1 B7D2D7 B8B7D7 D3B7D7 D7B7BF

Tints, Tones & Shades of Pastel Earth Color


  • Transparent DFD5C5DFD5C5
  • Transparent E3DACDE3DACD
  • Transparent E7DFD4E7DFD4
  • Transparent EBE5DBEBE5DB
  • Transparent EFEAE2EFEAE2
  • Transparent F3EFE9F3EFE9
  • Transparent F7F4F1F7F4F1
  • Transparent FBFAF8FBFAF8


  • Transparent C6BBACC6BBAC
  • Transparent BDB4A7BDB4A7
  • Transparent B4ACA1B4ACA1
  • Transparent ACA59CACA59C
  • Transparent A39E96A39E96
  • Transparent 9A96919A9691
  • Transparent 918F8B918F8B
  • Transparent 898786898786


  • Transparent ACA292ACA292
  • Transparent 978D80978D80
  • Transparent 81796E81796E
  • Transparent 6C655C6C655C
  • Transparent 565149565149
  • Transparent 413D37413D37
  • Transparent 2B28252B2825
  • Transparent 161412161412

Pastel Earth Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Earth Plaid Pattern

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