Soap has the hex code #CEC8EF. The equivalent RGB values are (206, 200, 239), which means it is composed of
32% red, 31% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:16 Y:0 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Soap has a hue of 249°, 16% 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.
Soap is a pale violet color formulated by Crayola in 1994. It was included in the Magic Scents speciality crayon set and is named after the most popular perfumes of soap - lavender.
Soap color can be used on web pages with HTML and CSS via the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB codes. The color is representative of the color of lavender flowers.
The complement of Soap is Dirty White with the hex code #E9EFC8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CEC8EF color is offered by #E9EFC8. 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.
The analogous colors of Soap (#CEC8EF) are Pale Lavender (#E2C8EF) and Periwinkle (Crayola) (#C8D6EF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Soap 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Soap (#CEC8EF) are #EFE2C8 (Pearl) and #D6EFC8 (Tea Green). 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.
Soap triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EFCEC8 (Dust Storm) and #C8EFCE (Tea Green) along with #CEC8EF create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Soap has four colors - #EFCEC8 (Dust Storm), #E9EFC8 (Dirty White) and #C8E9EF (Water) in addition to the base color (#CEC8EF). 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.
Soap square color palette has #EFC8D6 (Queen Pink), #E9EFC8 (Dirty White) and #C8EFE2 (Aero Blue). 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.
Soap Color Rainbow Palette
Our Soap 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.