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Pepper White Color

HEX #DBD6CB / RGB (219, 214, 203)

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What is Pepper White Color?

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Pepper White has the hex code #DBD6CB. The equivalent RGB values are (219, 214, 203), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:2 Y:7 K:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pepper White has a hue of 41°, 7% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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.

Pepper White is an RAL Design color with the number 090 85 05. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Pepper White hex code is #DBD6CB with equivalent RGB (219, 214, 203). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Pepper White Color Codes

Hex Code#DBD6CB
RGB Values(219, 214, 203)
CMYK Values(0%, 2%, 7%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(41°, 7%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#242934 [Charleston Green]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 1 C
Closest RAL9002 [Grey white]
Complementary Color#CBD0DB [Light Periwinkle]
Pepper White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Luma)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E4E4E4

Pepper White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DBD6CB. Complementary color is CBD0DB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pepper White is Light Periwinkle with the hex code #CBD0DB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DBD6CB color is offered by #CBD0DB. 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 (DBD6CB, D8DBCB and DBCECB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pepper White (#DBD6CB) are Timberwolf (#D8DBCB) and Dust Storm (#DBCECB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pepper White 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 (DBD6CB, CBD8DB and CECBDB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pepper White (#DBD6CB) are #CBD8DB (Columbia Blue) and #CECBDB (Languid Lavender). 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 (DBD6CB, CBDBD6 and D6CBDB)

Triadic Palette

Pepper White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CBDBD6 (Light Gray) and #D6CBDB (Languid Lavender) along with #DBD6CB 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 (DBD6CB, CBDBD6, CBD0DB and DBCBD0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pepper White has four colors - #CBDBD6 (Light Gray), #CBD0DB (Light Periwinkle) and #DBCBD0 (Light Gray) in addition to the base color (#DBD6CB). 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 (DBD6CB, CBDBCE, CBD0DB and DBCBD8)

Square Palette

Pepper White square color palette has #CBDBCE (Light Gray), #CBD0DB (Light Periwinkle) and #DBCBD8 (Languid 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

Pepper White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pepper White 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 Pepper White Color


  • Transparent E2DED5E2DED5
  • Transparent E6E2DBE6E2DB
  • Transparent E9E6E0E9E6E0
  • Transparent EDEBE5EDEBE5
  • Transparent F1EFEAF1EFEA
  • Transparent F4F3EFF4F3EF
  • Transparent F8F7F5F8F7F5
  • Transparent FBFBFAFBFBFA


  • Transparent C9C5BCC9C5BC
  • Transparent C0BCB5C0BCB5
  • Transparent B7B4ADB7B4AD
  • Transparent AEABA6AEABA6
  • Transparent A4A29EA4A29E
  • Transparent 9B9A979B9A97
  • Transparent 92918F92918F
  • Transparent 898988898988


  • Transparent AFABA2AFABA2
  • Transparent 99968E99968E
  • Transparent 83807A83807A
  • Transparent 6E6B666E6B66
  • Transparent 585651585651
  • Transparent 42403D42403D
  • Transparent 2C2B292C2B29
  • Transparent 161514161514

Pepper White Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pepper White Plaid Pattern

Pepper White Color Interior Ideas

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Pepper White Color Living Room Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Pepper White color Bedroom interior wall color

Pepper White Color Bedroom Wall Paint Idea

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Pepper White Color Kitchen Wall Paint Idea

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