Cotton Seed

#C2BDB6

Cotton Seed #C2BDB6

Shades of Cotton Seed

#C1BCB6

#ACA7A1

#96928D

#817D79

#6B6865

#565350

#403E3C

#2B2928

#151414

#000000

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Tints of Cotton Seed

#C1BCB6

#C8C4BD

#CFCBC5

#D6D2CD

#DDD9D5

#E3E1DD

#EAE8E5

#F1F0EE

#F8F7F6

#FFFFFF

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Tones of Cotton Seed

#F8C680

#F2C587

#EBC48D

#E4C394

#DEC29B

#D7C1A1

#D0C0A8

#CABEAF

#C3BDB6

#BCBCBC

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What color is Cotton Seed

Cotton Seed is a light pastel shade of Orange. It belongs to the color family Pastel Orange, and it has high lightness and low saturation. Cotton Seed is a warm color.

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What are the HEX, RGB, HSV, HSL and CMYK color codes of Cotton Seed

RGB space

CMYK space


The hex code for Cotton Seed is #C2BDB6.
In the RGB (Red, Green, Blue) color space, which is used for digital colors, Cotton Seed has 76%% Red, 74% Green, and 71% Blue.
Cotton Seed has 35° Hue, 6% Saturation, and 76% Value in the HSV (Hue, Saturation, Value) color space, which is another way to represent digital colors.
Cotton Seed has 35° Hue, 9% Saturation, and 74% Lightness in the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color space, which is a different way to express digital colors.
Cotton Seed has 0% cyan, 3% magenta, 6% yellow, and 24% black in the CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black) color space, which is used for color printing.

Color Space
Original Units
Percentage

Hex

#C2BDB6

RGB

(194, 189, 182)

(76%, 74%, 71%)

HSV

(35°, 6, 76)

(10%, 6%, 76%)

HSL

(35°, 9, 74)

(10%, 9%, 74%)

CMYK

(0, 3, 6, 24)

(0%, 3%, 6%, 24%)

How does Cotton Seed contrast with black and white

The natural luminance of Cotton Seed is 51%, which is medium high.
Cotton Seed has a higher contrast with black than white. Cotton Seed and black have a 11.2:1 contrast ratio, which meets the AAA requirement. These colors are suitable for text. Cotton Seed and white have a 1.9:1 contrast ratio, which is insufficient for readability.

Luminance
Contrast to Black
Contrast to White

51%

AAA (11.2)

insufficient (1.9)

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What colors go with Cotton Seed

Summer

#47430E

#7E7B76

#C2BDB6

#E1DDC4

#EEEAE8

Winter

#4535A3

#8376C7

#C2BDB6

#DAD6D2

#E8E4E1

Spring

#0A4B04

#637901

#C2BDB6

#BBEAB7

#C1ECBD

Analogous

#722702

#BE5B29

#C2BDB6

#D5D1CD

#E8E1D1

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How to mix Cotton Seed paint

To mix Cotton Seed paint using eight primary colors (Red, Green, Blue, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, White, and Black), you'll need to combine 2% Yellow, 3% Red, 24% Black, 71% White, as shown below.

Yellow

2%

Red

3%

Green

0%

Blue

0%

Cyan

0%

Magenta

0%

Black

24%

White

71%

To mix Cotton Seed paint using five primary colors (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, White, and Black), you'll need to combine 1% Magenta, 3% Yellow, 24% Black, 71% White, as shown below.

Cyan

0%

Magenta

1%

Yellow

3%

Black

24%

White

71%

What colors are similar to Cotton Seed

Colors similar to Cotton Seed are: Cloud, Coral Reef, Pale Silver, Ash, and Soft Amber. Cloud is more yellow and lighter than Cotton Seed. Coral Reef is more yellow and brighter than Cotton Seed. Pale Silver is more red and lighter than Cotton Seed. Ash is more yellow and brighter and lighter than Cotton Seed. Soft Amber is brighter and lighter than Cotton Seed.

Cloud

#C7C4BF

more yellow,

lighter

Coral Reef

#C7BCA2

more yellow,

brighter

Pale Silver

#C9C0BB

more red,

lighter

Ash

#C6C3B5

more yellow,

brighter,

lighter

Soft Amber

#D1C6B4

brighter,

lighter