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Benin Flag Color Codes with HEX, RGB, CMYK & Pantone

  • Green: #008751
  • Yellow: #FCD116
  • Red: #E8112D

What are the colors of Beninese flag?

The Beninese flag has 3 primary colors, which are green, yellow and red. The table below has the common and popular codes of these colors in HEX, RGB and CMYK formats along with Pantone (PMS), RAL and NCS (Natural Color System). Please note that HEX and RGB codes are to be used for digital works and web pages (including HTML and CSS) while the CMYK values are for printers.

Color Names & Codes of the Beninese Flag

Green - 008751

Green Color Codes

Hex 008751
RGB 0, 135, 81
CMYK 93, 0, 100, 0
Pantone 355
RAL 6024
Yellow - FCD116

Yellow Color Codes

Hex FCD116
RGB 252, 209, 22
CMYK 0, 5, 100, 0
Pantone 109
RAL 1018
Red - E8112D

Red Color Codes

Hex E8112D
RGB 232, 17, 45
CMYK 0, 90, 76, 0
Pantone 032
RAL 3026

What is the meaning of colors in the Benin flag?

Green, yellow and red, the three colors in the Beninese flag, stand for hope and revival, courage of ancestors and the preservation of the country's wealth, respectively. Also, specially in case of state flags, the meaning associated with the colors are generally endorsed by an official charter. However, at times the symbolism is simply understood by being descended from the culture of the land or has seeped so deeply into customs that, now, the two are inextricably linked. Please also note that there can be more than one meaning for the colors in the Benin flag.

Benin Flag Image with Color Palette

Benin Flag Color Palette

Download the Beninese flag Color Palette image along with the color hex codes as a single image. These are the suggested colors to be used for digital media. For print and spot color values, please refer to the information above. The Pantone® (PMS) values and RAL.

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