Color Name: Desert Sand
Hex Color Code: #EDC9AF
RGB Color Code: RGB(237, 201, 175)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 15.2%, 26.2%, 7.1%




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Desert sand is a deep tone of beige. Crayola formulated the color 'Desert Sand' in 1998, which is part of the Crayola Crayon's list.

What color is Desert Sand?

Desert Sand color belongs to the Beige color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Desert Sand is #EDC9AF, and the RGB color code is RGB(237, 201, 175).

In the RGB color model, Desert Sand has a red value of 237, a green value of 201, and a blue value of 175. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 15.2% magenta, 26.2% yellow, and 7.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 25.2° (degrees), 63.3 % saturation, and 80.8 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Desert Sand has a hue of 25.2° (degrees), 26.2 % saturation and 92.9 % brightness/value.

Desert Sand is cool or warm?

Desert Sand is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Desert Sand (Color - Crayola Crayons) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(237, 201, 175)

Red 237 (92.9%)
Green 201 (78.8%)
Blue 175 (68.6%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 25.16°
Saturation 63.27 %.
Lightness 80.78 %.
HWB H: 25.16°
W: 68.63 %
B: 7.06 %
LRV ~ 62.9 %
Munsell Color System 8.6YR 8.2/3.6
XYZ X : 63.55
Y : 62.87
Z : 49.34
YXY Y1 : 62.87
X : 0.36
Y2 : 0.36
CMY C : 7.06%
M : 21.18%
Y : 31.37%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 15.19%
Yellow 26.16%
Key 7.06%

HSV/HSB

Hue 25.16°
Saturation 26.16 %.
Brightness / Value 92.94 %.
CIE-Lab L : 83.38
A : 8.87
B : 17.71
CIE-Lch L : 83.38
C : 19.81
H : 63.4
CIE-Luv L : 83.38
U : 24.18
V : 23.54
Hunter-Lab L : 79.29
A : 4.3
B : 18.61








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Colors similar to Desert Sand (Color - Crayola Crayons)


Here are the colors similar to Desert Sand (Color - Crayola Crayons). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


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ΔE - 4.22 (95.8% similar)




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Color Combinations


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Desert Sand edc9af Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Desert Sand edc9af Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Desert Sand edc9af triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Desert Sand edc9af tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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