HEX #F6F8ED / RGB (246, 248, 237)

Rice in a bag

What is Rice Color?

Rice (Hex code: F6F8ED) Thumbnail

Rice has the hex code #F6F8ED. The equivalent RGB values are (246, 248, 237), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:0 Y:5 K:3. In the HSV/HSB scale, Rice has a hue of 71°, 4% saturation and a brightness value of 97%.
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.

Rice is not a web color, which means it cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. For that you need to put in the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

Rice Color Codes

Hex Code#F6F8ED
RGB Values(246, 248, 237)
CMYK Values(1%, 0%, 5%, 3%)
HSV/HSB Values(71°, 4%, 97%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#090712 [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
Closest Pantone®663 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#EFEDF8 [Anti-Flash White]
Rice Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F4F4F4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F6F6F6
Weighted Average (Luma)#F7F7F7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F3F3F3

Rice Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F6F8ED. Complementary color is EFEDF8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Rice is Anti-Flash White with the hex code #EFEDF8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F6F8ED color is offered by #EFEDF8. 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 (F6F8ED, F1F8ED and F8F5ED)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Rice (#F6F8ED) are Honeydew (#F1F8ED) and Isabelline (#F8F5ED). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Rice 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 (F6F8ED, EDF1F8 and F5EDF8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Rice (#F6F8ED) are #EDF1F8 (Anti-Flash White) and #F5EDF8 (Anti-Flash White). 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 (F6F8ED, EDF6F8 and F8EDF6)

Triadic Palette

Rice triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EDF6F8 (Anti-Flash White) and #F8EDF6 (Lavender Blush) along with #F6F8ED 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 (F6F8ED, EDF6F8, EFEDF8 and F8EFED)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Rice has four colors - #EDF6F8 (Anti-Flash White), #EFEDF8 (Anti-Flash White) and #F8EFED (Isabelline) in addition to the base color (#F6F8ED). 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 (F6F8ED, EDF8F5, EFEDF8 and F8EDF1)

Square Palette

Rice square color palette has #EDF8F5 (Anti-Flash White), #EFEDF8 (Anti-Flash White) and #F8EDF1 (Isabelline). 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

Rice Color Rainbow Palette

Our Rice 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 Rice Color


  • Transparent F8F9F1#F8F9F1
  • Transparent F9FAF2#F9FAF2
  • Transparent FAFBF4#FAFBF4
  • Transparent FBFCF6#FBFCF6
  • Transparent FBFCF8#FBFCF8
  • Transparent FCFDFA#FCFDFA
  • Transparent FDFEFB#FDFEFB
  • Transparent FEFEFD#FEFEFD


  • Transparent DEE0D7#DEE0D7
  • Transparent D3D4CC#D3D4CC
  • Transparent C7C8C1#C7C8C1
  • Transparent BBBCB7#BBBCB7
  • Transparent AFB0AC#AFB0AC
  • Transparent A3A4A1#A3A4A1
  • Transparent 989896#989896
  • Transparent 8C8C8B#8C8C8B


  • Transparent C5C6BE#C5C6BE
  • Transparent ACAEA6#ACAEA6
  • Transparent 94958E#94958E
  • Transparent 7B7C77#7B7C77
  • Transparent 62635F#62635F
  • Transparent 4A4A47#4A4A47
  • Transparent 31322F#31322F
  • Transparent 191918#191918

Rice Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Rice Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Rice Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rice Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rice Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rice Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rice Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rice Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rice Plaid Pattern

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