| Color coordinates
|sRGBB (r, g, b)
||(255, 245, 238)
|CMYKH (c, m, y, k)
||(0, 3, 4, 0)
|HSV (h, s, v)
||(25°, 7%, 100%)
|B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)
Seashell is an off-white color that resembles some of the very pale pinkish tones that are common in many seashells.
The first recorded use of seashell as a color name in English was in 1926.
In 1987, "seashell" was included as one of the X11 colors.
- ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 204; Color Sample of Seashell: Page 43 Plate 10 Color Sample A4