Soft Melon

HEX #F4D3CB / RGB (244, 211, 203)

Melon-flavoured popsicle

What is Soft Melon Color?

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Soft Melon has the hex code #F4D3CB. The equivalent RGB values are (244, 211, 203), which means it is composed of 37% red, 32% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:14 Y:17 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Soft Melon has a hue of 12°, 17% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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 melon in a gentle calming color. Its name comes from the inner flesh of some varieties of melon fruits. For HTML and CSS code, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

Soft Melon Color Codes

Hex Code#F4D3CB
RGB Values(244, 211, 203)
CMYK Values(0%, 14%, 17%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 17%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#0B2C34 [Phthalo Green]
Closest Pantone®7422 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#CBECF4 [Water]
Soft Melon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Luma)#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Soft Melon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F4D3CB. Complementary color is CBECF4

Complementary Palette

The complement of Soft Melon is Water with the hex code #CBECF4. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F4D3CB color is offered by #CBECF4. 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 (F4D3CB, F4E8CB and F4CBD8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Soft Melon (#F4D3CB) are Champagne (#F4E8CB) and Queen Pink (#F4CBD8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Soft Melon 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 (F4D3CB, CBF4E8 and CBD8F4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Soft Melon (#F4D3CB) are #CBF4E8 (Aero Blue) and #CBD8F4 (Lavender 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.

Triadic color palette with (F4D3CB, CBF4D3 and D3CBF4)

Triadic Palette

Soft Melon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CBF4D3 (Tea Green) and #D3CBF4 (Soap) along with #F4D3CB 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 (F4D3CB, CBF4D3, CBECF4 and F4CBEC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Soft Melon has four colors - #CBF4D3 (Tea Green), #CBECF4 (Water) and #F4CBEC (Classic Rose) in addition to the base color (#F4D3CB). 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 (F4D3CB, D8F4CB, CBECF4 and E8CBF4)

Square Palette

Soft Melon square color palette has #D8F4CB (Tea Green), #CBECF4 (Water) and #E8CBF4 (Pale Lavender). 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 Melon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Soft Melon 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 Melon Color


  • Transparent F6DCD5#F6DCD5
  • Transparent F7E0DB#F7E0DB
  • Transparent F8E5E0#F8E5E0
  • Transparent FAE9E5#FAE9E5
  • Transparent FBEDEA#FBEDEA
  • Transparent FCF2EF#FCF2EF
  • Transparent FDF6F5#FDF6F5
  • Transparent FEFBFA#FEFBFA


  • Transparent DDC2BC#DDC2BC
  • Transparent D1BAB5#D1BAB5
  • Transparent C6B2AD#C6B2AD
  • Transparent BAAAA6#BAAAA6
  • Transparent AEA19E#AEA19E
  • Transparent A39997#A39997
  • Transparent 97918F#97918F
  • Transparent 8C8888#8C8888


  • Transparent C3A9A2#C3A9A2
  • Transparent AB948E#AB948E
  • Transparent 927F7A#927F7A
  • Transparent 7A6A66#7A6A66
  • Transparent 625451#625451
  • Transparent 493F3D#493F3D
  • Transparent 312A29#312A29
  • Transparent 181514#181514

Soft Melon Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soft Melon Plaid Pattern

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