Soft Cream

HEX #F9F9E0 / RGB (249, 249, 224)

Soft whipped cream

What is Soft Cream Color?

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Soft Cream has the hex code #F9F9E0. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 249, 224), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:10 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Soft Cream has a hue of 60°, 10% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Soft cream color can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values. It is not included in the web colors list.

Soft Cream Color Codes

Hex Code#F9F9E0
RGB Values(249, 249, 224)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 10%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 10%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFCC
Inverse Color#06061F [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9010 [Pure white]
Complementary Color#E0E0F9 [Lavender (Web)]
Soft Cream Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F1F1F1
Desaturated#EDEDED
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F6F6F6
Weighted Average (Luma)#F7F7F7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F3F3F3

Soft Cream Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9F9E0. Complementary color is E0E0F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Soft Cream is Lavender (Web) with the hex code #E0E0F9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9F9E0 color is offered by #E0E0F9. 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 (F9F9E0, EDF9E0 and F9EDE0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Soft Cream (#F9F9E0) are Nyanza (#EDF9E0) and Linen (#F9EDE0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Soft Cream 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 (F9F9E0, E0EDF9 and EDE0F9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Soft Cream (#F9F9E0) are #E0EDF9 (Azureish White) and #EDE0F9 (Lavender (Web)). 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 (F9F9E0, E0F9F9 and F9E0F9)

Triadic Palette

Soft Cream triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E0F9F9 (Light Cyan) and #F9E0F9 (Pink Lace) along with #F9F9E0 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 (F9F9E0, E0F9F9, E0E0F9 and F9E0E0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Soft Cream has four colors - #E0F9F9 (Light Cyan), #E0E0F9 (Lavender (Web)) and #F9E0E0 (Pale Pink) in addition to the base color (#F9F9E0). 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 (F9F9E0, E0F9ED, E0E0F9 and F9E0ED)

Square Palette

Soft Cream square color palette has #E0F9ED (Bright Gray), #E0E0F9 (Lavender (Web)) and #F9E0ED (Piggy Pink). 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

Soft Cream Color Rainbow Palette

Our Soft Cream 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 Soft Cream Color

Tints

  • Transparent FAFAE6#FAFAE6
  • Transparent FBFBE9#FBFBE9
  • Transparent FBFBEC#FBFBEC
  • Transparent FCFCF0#FCFCF0
  • Transparent FDFDF3#FDFDF3
  • Transparent FDFDF6#FDFDF6
  • Transparent FEFEF9#FEFEF9
  • Transparent FEFEFC#FEFEFC

Tones

  • Transparent E1E1CD#E1E1CD
  • Transparent D5D5C3#D5D5C3
  • Transparent C9C9BA#C9C9BA
  • Transparent BDBDB0#BDBDB0
  • Transparent B0B0A6#B0B0A6
  • Transparent A4A49D#A4A49D
  • Transparent 989893#989893
  • Transparent 8C8C8A#8C8C8A

Shades

  • Transparent C7C7B3#C7C7B3
  • Transparent AEAE9D#AEAE9D
  • Transparent 959586#959586
  • Transparent 7D7D70#7D7D70
  • Transparent 64645A#64645A
  • Transparent 4B4B43#4B4B43
  • Transparent 32322D#32322D
  • Transparent 191916#191916

Soft Cream Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Cream Plaid Pattern

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