Sahara Light Red

HEX #F0E1DB / RGB (240, 225, 219)

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What is Sahara Light Red Color?

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Sahara Light Red has the hex code #F0E1DB. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 225, 219), which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:9 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Sahara Light Red has a hue of 17°, 9% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Sahara Light Red is an RAL Design color with the number 040 90 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.

Sahara Light Red hex code is #F0E1DB with equivalent RGB (240, 225, 219). 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.

Sahara Light Red Color Codes

Hex Code#F0E1DB
RGB Values(240, 225, 219)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 9%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(17°, 9%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#0F1E24 [Dark Jungle Green]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#DBEAF0 [Azureish White]
Sahara Light Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E4E4E4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E5E5E5
Weighted Average (Luma)#E4E4E4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EBEBEB

Sahara Light Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F0E1DB. Complementary color is DBEAF0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sahara Light Red is Azureish White with the hex code #DBEAF0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F0E1DB color is offered by #DBEAF0. 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 (F0E1DB, F0ECDB and F0DBE0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sahara Light Red (#F0E1DB) are Eggshell (#F0ECDB) and Pale Pink (#F0DBE0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sahara Light Red 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 (F0E1DB, DBF0EC and DBE0F0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sahara Light Red (#F0E1DB) are #DBF0EC (Azureish White) and #DBE0F0 (Azureish 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 (F0E1DB, DBF0E1 and E1DBF0)

Triadic Palette

Sahara Light Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DBF0E1 (Chinese White) and #E1DBF0 (Lavender (Web)) along with #F0E1DB 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 (F0E1DB, DBF0E1, DBEAF0 and F0DBEA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sahara Light Red has four colors - #DBF0E1 (Chinese White), #DBEAF0 (Azureish White) and #F0DBEA (Piggy Pink) in addition to the base color (#F0E1DB). 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 (F0E1DB, E0F0DB, DBEAF0 and ECDBF0)

Square Palette

Sahara Light Red square color palette has #E0F0DB (Chinese White), #DBEAF0 (Azureish White) and #ECDBF0 (Lavender (Web)). 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

Sahara Light Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sahara Light Red 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 Sahara Light Red Color


  • Transparent F3E7E2#F3E7E2
  • Transparent F5EAE6#F5EAE6
  • Transparent F6EDE9#F6EDE9
  • Transparent F8F0ED#F8F0ED
  • Transparent F9F3F1#F9F3F1
  • Transparent FBF6F4#FBF6F4
  • Transparent FCF9F8#FCF9F8
  • Transparent FEFCFB#FEFCFB


  • Transparent DACEC9#DACEC9
  • Transparent CEC4C0#CEC4C0
  • Transparent C3BAB7#C3BAB7
  • Transparent B8B1AE#B8B1AE
  • Transparent ADA7A4#ADA7A4
  • Transparent A29D9B#A29D9B
  • Transparent 969392#969392
  • Transparent 8B8A89#8B8A89


  • Transparent C0B4AF#C0B4AF
  • Transparent A89E99#A89E99
  • Transparent 908783#908783
  • Transparent 78716E#78716E
  • Transparent 605A58#605A58
  • Transparent 484442#484442
  • Transparent 302D2C#302D2C
  • Transparent 181716#181716

Sahara Light Red Color Patterns

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    Sahara Light Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sahara Light Red Plaid Pattern

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