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Salmon CMYK Color

HEX #F48473 / RGB (244, 132, 115)

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What is Salmon CMYK Color?

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Salmon CMYK is (0, 60, 50, 0), which means there is 60 of magenta, 50 of yellow and 0 of both cyan and black. The closest hex code of the color is #F48473 with RGB equivalent values (244, 132, 115). The CMYK system is the backbone of the color printing technology found in both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K). Please understand that the reproducibility of salmon CMYK depends on the quality of the paper, the printer and the inks in the machine.

Note: The hex code for salmon CMYK mentioned on this page is only an approximation; it has been calculated from the CMYK values. Hexadecimal and RGB color values are for screen and digital media while the CMYK model is used for printing and, therefore, the conversion of one to another is not perfect. Also, the way salmon looks on the screen (via the hex code) would be very different from how it appears printed on paper (via its CMYK values).

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Salmon CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#F48473
RGB Values(244, 132, 115)
CMYK Values(0%, 60%, 50%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(8°, 53%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9966
Inverse Color#0B7B8C [Metallic Seaweed]
Closest Pantone®170 C
Closest RAL1034 [Pastel yellow]
Complementary Color#73E3F4 [Sky Blue (Crayola)]
Salmon CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Luma)#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C6C6C6

Salmon CMYK Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F48473. Complementary color is 73E3F4

Complementary Palette

The complement of Salmon CMYK is Sky Blue (Crayola) with the hex code #73E3F4. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F48473 color is offered by #73E3F4. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (F48473, F4C573 and F473A3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Salmon CMYK (#F48473) are Mellow Apricot (#F4C573) and Cyclamen (#F473A3). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Salmon CMYK 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (F48473, 73F4C5 and 73A3F4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Salmon CMYK (#F48473) are #73F4C5 (Aquamarine) and #73A3F4 (French Sky Blue). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (F48473, 73F484 and 8473F4)

Triadic Palette

Salmon CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #73F484 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #8473F4 (Violets Are Blue) along with #F48473 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (F48473, 73F484, 73E3F4 and F473E3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Salmon CMYK has four colors - #73F484 (Very Light Malachite Green), #73E3F4 (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #F473E3 (Pale Magenta) in addition to the base color (#F48473). 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.

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Square color palette with (F48473, A3F473, 73E3F4 and C573F4)

Square Palette

Salmon CMYK square color palette has #A3F473 (Inchworm), #73E3F4 (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #C573F4 (Heliotrope). 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.

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Rainbow color

Salmon CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Salmon CMYK 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Salmon CMYK Color


  • Transparent F69D8FF69D8F
  • Transparent F7A99DF7A99D
  • Transparent F8B5ABF8B5AB
  • Transparent FAC2B9FAC2B9
  • Transparent FBCEC7FBCEC7
  • Transparent FCDAD5FCDAD5
  • Transparent FDE6E3FDE6E3
  • Transparent FEF3F1FEF3F1


  • Transparent DD8376DD8376
  • Transparent D18377D18377
  • Transparent C68278C68278
  • Transparent BA827ABA827A
  • Transparent AE827BAE827B
  • Transparent A3817CA3817C
  • Transparent 97817D97817D
  • Transparent 8C807F8C807F


  • Transparent C36A5CC36A5C
  • Transparent AB5C51AB5C51
  • Transparent 924F45924F45
  • Transparent 7A423A7A423A
  • Transparent 62352E62352E
  • Transparent 492823492823
  • Transparent 311A17311A17
  • Transparent 180D0C180D0C

Salmon CMYK Color Patterns

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    Salmon CMYK Gingham Checks

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    Salmon CMYK Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Salmon CMYK Polka Dots Pattern

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    Salmon CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

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    Salmon CMYK Leaves Pattern

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    Salmon CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

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    Salmon CMYK Trellis Pattern

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    Salmon CMYK Plaid Pattern

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