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Watercolour White Color

HEX #DBE5DB / RGB (219, 229, 219)

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What is Watercolour White Color?

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Watercolour White has the hex code #DBE5DB. The equivalent RGB values are (219, 229, 219), which means it is composed of 33% red, 34% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:4 M:0 Y:4 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Watercolour White has a hue of 120°, 4% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Watercolour White is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 160 90 05. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Watercolour White color hex code is #DBE5DB which can be used along with RGB (219, 229, 219) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Watercolour White Color Codes

Hex Code#DBE5DB
RGB Values(219, 229, 219)
CMYK Values(4%, 0%, 4%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(120°, 4%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#241A24 [Raisin Black]
Closest Pantone®7541 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#E5DBE5 [Platinum]
Watercolour White Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E1E1E1
Weighted Average (Luma)#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Watercolour White Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DBE5DB. Complementary color is E5DBE5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Watercolour White is Platinum with the hex code #E5DBE5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DBE5DB color is offered by #E5DBE5. 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 (DBE5DB, DBE5E0 and E0E5DB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Watercolour White (#DBE5DB) are Chinese White (#DBE5E0) and Chinese White (#E0E5DB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Watercolour White 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 (DBE5DB, E0DBE5 and E5DBE0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Watercolour White (#DBE5DB) are #E0DBE5 (Gainsboro) and #E5DBE0 (Platinum). 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 (DBE5DB, DBDBE5 and E5DBDB)

Triadic Palette

Watercolour White triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DBDBE5 (Gainsboro) and #E5DBDB (White Coffee) along with #DBE5DB 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 (DBE5DB, DBDBE5, E5DBE5 and E5E5DB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Watercolour White has four colors - #DBDBE5 (Gainsboro), #E5DBE5 (Platinum) and #E5E5DB (Chinese White) in addition to the base color (#DBE5DB). 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 (DBE5DB, DBE0E5, E5DBE5 and E5E0DB)

Square Palette

Watercolour White square color palette has #DBE0E5 (Gainsboro), #E5DBE5 (Platinum) and #E5E0DB (Chinese White). 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

Watercolour White Color Rainbow Palette

Our Watercolour White 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 Watercolour White Color


  • Transparent E2EAE2E2EAE2
  • Transparent E6EDE6E6EDE6
  • Transparent E9EFE9E9EFE9
  • Transparent EDF2EDEDF2ED
  • Transparent F1F5F1F1F5F1
  • Transparent F4F7F4F4F7F4
  • Transparent F8FAF8F8FAF8
  • Transparent FBFCFBFBFCFB


  • Transparent C9D1C9C9D1C9
  • Transparent C0C7C0C0C7C0
  • Transparent B7BDB7B7BDB7
  • Transparent AEB3AEAEB3AE
  • Transparent A4A8A4A4A8A4
  • Transparent 9B9E9B9B9E9B
  • Transparent 929492929492
  • Transparent 898A89898A89


  • Transparent AFB7AFAFB7AF
  • Transparent 99A09999A099
  • Transparent 838983838983
  • Transparent 6E736E6E736E
  • Transparent 585C58585C58
  • Transparent 424542424542
  • Transparent 2C2E2C2C2E2C
  • Transparent 161716161716

Watercolour White Color Patterns

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    Watercolour White Gingham Checks

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    Watercolour White Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Watercolour White Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watercolour White Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watercolour White Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watercolour White Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watercolour White Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watercolour White Plaid Pattern

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