Description and conversion results of color #f5cac5

It is a very bright pastel red color having an approximate luminance of 85%. It has a hue value of indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Tea Rose, Baby Pink, Spanish Pink, Pale Pink, Melon, Misty Rose, Piggy Pink, Queen Pink, Pink and Unbleached Silk. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #f5cac5 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(245, 202, 197)
#f5cac5
hsl(6.2, 70.6%, 86.7%)
hsv(6.2, 19.6%, 96.1%)
lab(84.8, 14.4, 8.2)
xyz(68.9, 65.7, 61.9)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 13-1409 TPG
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Pantone 7520 U
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Pantone 489 U
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RAL 490-2
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RAL 480-1
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RAL 430-1
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Sherwin-Williams 6596
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Sherwin-Williams 6603
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Sherwin-Williams 6876
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #f5cac5 color. This process results a scale from a very bright pastel red color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Pale Pink, Misty Rose, Piggy Pink, Tea Rose, Lavender Blush, Seashell, Snow, Isabelline and Cultured.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #f5cac5 color. This process results a scale from a very bright pastel red color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Tuscany, Rosy Brown, Cinereous, Silver Pink, Deep Taupe, Old Lavender, Rocket Metallic, Copper Rose, Dark Liver, Dark Liver (horses), Taupe, Dark Lava, Raisin Black, Eerie Black, Black Chocolate and Smoky Black.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #f5cac5 color. This process results a scale from a very bright pastel red color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Pale Pink, Tea Rose, Baby Pink, Misty Rose, Queen Pink, Champagne Pink, Pale Silver, Silver (Crayola), Timberwolf, Light Gray and Gainsboro.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of magenta, rose, red and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Eggplant, English Violet, Lilac Luster, Lilac, Rose Ebony, Tuscany, Rosy Brown, Dark Liver (horses), Pastel Pink, Café Noir, Tumbleweed, Antique Brass, Olive Drab 7, Dark Lava, Khaki (Web) and Grullo.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of red and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Liver (horses), Old Burgundy, Burnished Brown, Blast-off Bronze, Tea Rose, Baby Pink, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Rich Black, Steel Teal, Cadet Blue, Crystal and Powder Blue.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of red, azure and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rose Ebony, Dark Liver (horses), Tuscany, Pastel Pink, Charcoal, Indigo Dye, Wild Blue Yonder, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Kombu Green, Brunswick Green, Cambridge Blue and Laurel Green.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of red, green, cyan and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rose Ebony, Dark Liver (horses), Tuscany, Pastel Pink, Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green, Sage, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Pewter Blue, Dark Sky Blue, Independence, English Violet, Blue Bell and Wild Blue Yonder.

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