Sunbleached Color

HEX #BAAE9D / RGB (186, 174, 157)

What is Sunbleached Color?

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Sunbleached has the hex code #BAAE9D. The equivalent RGB values are (186, 174, 157), which means it is composed of 36% red, 34% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:16 K:27. In the HSV/HSB scale, Sunbleached has a hue of 35°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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.

Sunbleached color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, sunbleached can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Sunbleached Color Codes

Hex Code#BAAE9D
RGB Values(186, 174, 157)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 16%, 27%)
HSV/HSB Values(35°, 16%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#455162 [Independence]
Closest Pantone®7535 C
Closest RAL7032 [Pebble grey]
Complementary Color#9DA9BA [Cadet Grey]
Sunbleached Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Luma)#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D1D1D1

Sunbleached Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BAAE9D. Complementary color is 9DA9BA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sunbleached is Cadet Grey with the hex code #9DA9BA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BAAE9D color is offered by #9DA9BA. 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 (BAAE9D, B8BA9D and BAA09D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sunbleached (#BAAE9D) are Laurel Green (#B8BA9D) and Tuscany (#BAA09D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sunbleached 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 (BAAE9D, 9DB8BA and A09DBA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sunbleached (#BAAE9D) are #9DB8BA (Opal) and #A09DBA (Glossy Grape). 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 (BAAE9D, 9DBAAE and AE9DBA)

Triadic Palette

Sunbleached triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9DBAAE (Cambridge Blue) and #AE9DBA (Pastel Purple) along with #BAAE9D 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 (BAAE9D, 9DBAAE, 9DA9BA and BA9DA9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sunbleached has four colors - #9DBAAE (Cambridge Blue), #9DA9BA (Cadet Grey) and #BA9DA9 (Lilac Luster) in addition to the base color (#BAAE9D). 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 (BAAE9D, 9DBAA0, 9DA9BA and BA9DB8)

Square Palette

Sunbleached square color palette has #9DBAA0 (Laurel Green), #9DA9BA (Cadet Grey) and #BA9DB8 (Pastel Purple). 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

Sunbleached Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sunbleached 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 Sunbleached Color


  • Transparent C8BEB1C8BEB1
  • Transparent CFC6BACFC6BA
  • Transparent D6CEC4D6CEC4
  • Transparent DDD7CEDDD7CE
  • Transparent E3DFD8E3DFD8
  • Transparent EAE7E2EAE7E2
  • Transparent F1EFEBF1EFEB
  • Transparent F8F7F5F8F7F5


  • Transparent AEA597AEA597
  • Transparent A9A094A9A094
  • Transparent A39C91A39C91
  • Transparent 9D978F9D978F
  • Transparent 97928C97928C
  • Transparent 918E89918E89
  • Transparent 8C89868C8986
  • Transparent 868583868583


  • Transparent 958B7E958B7E
  • Transparent 827A6E827A6E
  • Transparent 70685E70685E
  • Transparent 5D574F5D574F
  • Transparent 4A463F4A463F
  • Transparent 38342F38342F
  • Transparent 25231F25231F
  • Transparent 131110131110

Sunbleached Color Patterns

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    Sunbleached Gingham Checks

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  • Transparent

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    Sunbleached Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sunbleached Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sunbleached Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sunbleached Plaid Pattern

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