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Sweetheart Color

HEX #F9A8C2 / RGB (249, 168, 194)

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What is Sweetheart Color?

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Sweetheart has the hex code #F9A8C2. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 168, 194), which means it is composed of 41% red, 27% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:33 Y:22 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Sweetheart has a hue of 341°, 33% 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.

This medium strong pink color pairs well with light gold and silver and is ideal for a Valentine's Day theme. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Sweetheart 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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Sweetheart Color Codes

Hex Code#F9A8C2
RGB Values(249, 168, 194)
CMYK Values(0%, 33%, 22%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(341°, 33%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FF99CC
Inverse Color#06573D [Castleton Green]
Closest Pantone®1767 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#A8F9DF [Magic Mint]
Sweetheart Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CCCCCC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Luma)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Sweetheart Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9A8C2. Complementary color is A8F9DF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sweetheart is Magic Mint with the hex code #A8F9DF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9A8C2 color is offered by #A8F9DF. 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 (F9A8C2, F9B7A8 and F9A8EB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sweetheart (#F9A8C2) are Melon (#F9B7A8) and Lavender Rose (#F9A8EB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sweetheart 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.

F9A8C2 F9B7A8 F9A8EB
Split Complementary color palette with (F9A8C2, A8F9B7 and A8EBF9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sweetheart (#F9A8C2) are #A8F9B7 (Teal Deer) and #A8EBF9 (Fresh Air). 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.

F9A8C2 A8F9B7 A8EBF9
Triadic color palette with (F9A8C2, C2F9A8 and A8C2F9)

Triadic Palette

Sweetheart triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C2F9A8 (Menthol) and #A8C2F9 (Baby Blue Eyes) along with #F9A8C2 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

F9A8C2 C2F9A8 A8C2F9
Tetradic color palette with (F9A8C2, C2F9A8, A8F9DF and DFA8F9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sweetheart has four colors - #C2F9A8 (Menthol), #A8F9DF (Magic Mint) and #DFA8F9 (Mauve) in addition to the base color (#F9A8C2). 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 (F9A8C2, EBF9A8, A8F9DF and B7A8F9)

Square Palette

Sweetheart square color palette has #EBF9A8 (Pale Goldenrod), #A8F9DF (Magic Mint) and #B7A8F9 (Maximum Blue 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

Sweetheart Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sweetheart 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.

F9A8C2 F9D4A8 D9F9A8 A8F9BD A8F0F9 A8ABF9 EBA8F9

Tints, Tones & Shades of Sweetheart Color


  • Transparent FAB9CEFAB9CE
  • Transparent FBC2D4FBC2D4
  • Transparent FBCBDAFBCBDA
  • Transparent FCD4E1FCD4E1
  • Transparent FDDCE7FDDCE7
  • Transparent FDE5EDFDE5ED
  • Transparent FEEEF3FEEEF3
  • Transparent FEF6F9FEF6F9


  • Transparent E1A0B5E1A0B5
  • Transparent D59CAED59CAE
  • Transparent C998A8C998A8
  • Transparent BD94A1BD94A1
  • Transparent B0909AB0909A
  • Transparent A48C94A48C94
  • Transparent 98888D98888D
  • Transparent 8C84878C8487


  • Transparent C7869BC7869B
  • Transparent AE7688AE7688
  • Transparent 956574956574
  • Transparent 7D54617D5461
  • Transparent 64434E64434E
  • Transparent 4B323A4B323A
  • Transparent 322227322227
  • Transparent 191113191113

Sweetheart Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweetheart Plaid Pattern

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