Pastel Khaki

HEX #DAD4B6 / RGB (218, 212, 182)

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What is Pastel Khaki Color?

Pastel Khaki (Hex code: DAD4B6) Thumbnail

Pastel Khaki has the hex code #DAD4B6. The equivalent RGB values are (218, 212, 182), which means it is composed of 36% red, 35% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:17 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Khaki has a hue of 50°, 17% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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 Khaki color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, pastel khaki 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.

Pastel Khaki Color Codes

Hex Code#DAD4B6
RGB Values(218, 212, 182)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 17%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(50°, 17%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#252B49 [Space Cadet]
Closest Pantone®482 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#B6BCDA [Light Steel Blue]
Pastel Khaki Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CCCCCC
Desaturated#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Luma)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E3E3E3

Pastel Khaki Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DAD4B6. Complementary color is B6BCDA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Khaki is Light Steel Blue with the hex code #B6BCDA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DAD4B6 color is offered by #B6BCDA. 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 (DAD4B6, CEDAB6 and DAC2B6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Khaki (#DAD4B6) are Pastel Gray (#CEDAB6) and Dark Vanilla (#DAC2B6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel Khaki 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 (DAD4B6, B6CEDA and C2B6DA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Khaki (#DAD4B6) are #B6CEDA (Light Steel Blue) and #C2B6DA (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 (DAD4B6, B6DAD4 and D4B6DA)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Khaki triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B6DAD4 (Jet Stream) and #D4B6DA (Thistle) along with #DAD4B6 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 (DAD4B6, B6DAD4, B6BCDA and DAB6BC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Khaki has four colors - #B6DAD4 (Jet Stream), #B6BCDA (Light Steel Blue) and #DAB6BC (Pale Chestnut) in addition to the base color (#DAD4B6). 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 (DAD4B6, B6DAC2, B6BCDA and DAB6CE)

Square Palette

Pastel Khaki square color palette has #B6DAC2 (Jet Stream), #B6BCDA (Light Steel Blue) and #DAB6CE (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 Khaki Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel Khaki 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 Khaki Color

Tints

  • Transparent E1DDC5#E1DDC5
  • Transparent E5E1CC#E5E1CC
  • Transparent E9E5D3#E9E5D3
  • Transparent EDEADB#EDEADB
  • Transparent F0EEE2#F0EEE2
  • Transparent F4F2E9#F4F2E9
  • Transparent F8F6F0#F8F6F0
  • Transparent FBFBF8#FBFBF8

Tones

  • Transparent C8C3AB#C8C3AB
  • Transparent BFBBA6#BFBBA6
  • Transparent B6B2A0#B6B2A0
  • Transparent ADAA9B#ADAA9B
  • Transparent A4A296#A4A296
  • Transparent 9B9990#9B9990
  • Transparent 92918B#92918B
  • Transparent 898885#898885

Shades

  • Transparent AEAA92#AEAA92
  • Transparent 99947F#99947F
  • Transparent 837F6D#837F6D
  • Transparent 6D6A5B#6D6A5B
  • Transparent 575549#575549
  • Transparent 414037#414037
  • Transparent 2C2A24#2C2A24
  • Transparent 161512#161512

Pastel Khaki Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Khaki Plaid Pattern

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