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Watermelon Color

HEX #E8476A / RGB (232, 71, 106)

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What is Watermelon Color?

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Watermelon has the hex code #E8476A. The equivalent RGB values are (232, 71, 106), which means it is composed of 57% red, 17% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:69 Y:54 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, Watermelon has a hue of 347°, 69% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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.

Watermelon color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, watermelon 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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Watermelon Color Codes

Hex Code#E8476A
RGB Values(232, 71, 106)
CMYK Values(0%, 69%, 54%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(347°, 69%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#FF3366
Inverse Color#17B895 [Light Sea Green]
Closest Pantone®191 C
Closest RAL3017 [Rose]
Complementary Color#47E8C5 [Turquoise]
Watermelon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Luma)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A8A8A8

Watermelon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E8476A. Complementary color is 47E8C5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Watermelon is Turquoise with the hex code #47E8C5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E8476A color is offered by #47E8C5. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (E8476A, E87547 and E847BB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Watermelon (#E8476A) are Burnt Sienna (#E87547) and Frostbite (#E847BB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Watermelon 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (E8476A, 47E875 and 47BBE8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Watermelon (#E8476A) are #47E875 (UFO Green) and #47BBE8 (Picton 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.

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Triadic color palette with (E8476A, 6AE847 and 476AE8)

Triadic Palette

Watermelon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6AE847 (Kiwi) and #476AE8 (Royal Blue) along with #E8476A create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (E8476A, 6AE847, 47E8C5 and C547E8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Watermelon has four colors - #6AE847 (Kiwi), #47E8C5 (Turquoise) and #C547E8 (Medium Orchid) in addition to the base color (#E8476A). 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.

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Square color palette with (E8476A, BBE847, 47E8C5 and 7547E8)

Square Palette

Watermelon square color palette has #BBE847 (June Bud), #47E8C5 (Turquoise) and #7547E8 (Majorelle Blue). 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.

E8476A BBE847 47E8C5 7547E8
Rainbow color

Watermelon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Watermelon 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Watermelon Color


  • Transparent ED6C88ED6C88
  • Transparent EF7E97EF7E97
  • Transparent F191A6F191A6
  • Transparent F4A3B5F4A3B5
  • Transparent F6B5C3F6B5C3
  • Transparent F8C8D2F8C8D2
  • Transparent FADAE1FADAE1
  • Transparent FDEDF0FDEDF0


  • Transparent D3526ED3526E
  • Transparent C95871C95871
  • Transparent BE5E73BE5E73
  • Transparent B46475B46475
  • Transparent AA6977AA6977
  • Transparent 9F6F799F6F79
  • Transparent 95757C95757C
  • Transparent 8A7A7E8A7A7E


  • Transparent BA3955BA3955
  • Transparent A2324AA2324A
  • Transparent 8B2B408B2B40
  • Transparent 742435742435
  • Transparent 5D1C2A5D1C2A
  • Transparent 461520461520
  • Transparent 2E0E152E0E15
  • Transparent 17070B17070B

Watermelon Color Patterns

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    Watermelon Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Watermelon Plaid Pattern

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