Alice Blue

HEX #F0F8FF / RGB (240, 248, 255)

Alice Blue gown

What is Alice Blue Color?

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Alice Blue has the hex code #F0F8FF. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 248, 255), which means it is composed of 32% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:3 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Alice Blue has a hue of 208°, 6% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Named after the daughter of the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, Alice Blue is an extremely pale tint of azure blue. The color along with the gown worn by Alice Theodore Longworth not only gave rise to a fashion sensation in the States but also inspired a song, "Alice Blue Gown".

The color has a hex code of #F0F8FF and RGB values (240, 248, 255). Tinted with a little green, Alice Blue is often called icy blue because ice too has a bit of green hue. It is include in the web colors list and thus, can be used in HTML and CSS with its name, "AliceBlue" instead of numbers.

Other names: Icy Blue

Alice Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#F0F8FF
RGB Values(240, 248, 255)
CMYK Values(6%, 3%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(208°, 6%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#0F0700 [Smoky Black]
Closest Pantone®656 C
Closest RAL9016 [Traffic white]
Complementary Color#FFF7F0 [Seashell]
Alice Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#F8F8F8
Desaturated#F8F8F8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F6F6F6
Weighted Average (Luma)#F7F7F7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F3F3F3

Alice Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F0F8FF. Complementary color is FFF7F0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Alice Blue is Seashell with the hex code #FFF7F0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F0F8FF color is offered by #FFF7F0. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (F0F8FF, F0F1FF and F0FFFF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Alice Blue (#F0F8FF) are Alice Blue (#F0F1FF) and Azure (Web Color) (#F0FFFF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Alice Blue with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (F0F8FF, FFF0F1 and FFFFF0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Alice Blue (#F0F8FF) are #FFF0F1 (Lavender Blush) and #FFFFF0 (Ivory). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (F0F8FF, FFF0F8 and F8FFF0)

Triadic Palette

Alice Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FFF0F8 (Lavender Blush) and #F8FFF0 (Ivory) along with #F0F8FF create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (F0F8FF, FFF0F8, FFF7F0 and F0FFF7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Alice Blue has four colors - #FFF0F8 (Lavender Blush), #FFF7F0 (Seashell) and #F0FFF7 (Mint Cream) in addition to the base color (#F0F8FF). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (F0F8FF, FFF0FF, FFF7F0 and F1FFF0)

Square Palette

Alice Blue square color palette has #FFF0FF (Magnolia), #FFF7F0 (Seashell) and #F1FFF0 (Honeydew). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Alice Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Alice Blue rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Alice Blue Color

Tints

  • Transparent F3F9FF#F3F9FF
  • Transparent F5FAFF#F5FAFF
  • Transparent F6FBFF#F6FBFF
  • Transparent F8FCFF#F8FCFF
  • Transparent F9FCFF#F9FCFF
  • Transparent FBFDFF#FBFDFF
  • Transparent FCFEFF#FCFEFF
  • Transparent FEFEFF#FEFEFF

Tones

  • Transparent DAE0E6#DAE0E6
  • Transparent CED4D9#CED4D9
  • Transparent C3C8CC#C3C8CC
  • Transparent B8BCC0#B8BCC0
  • Transparent ADB0B3#ADB0B3
  • Transparent A2A4A6#A2A4A6
  • Transparent 969899#969899
  • Transparent 8B8C8D#8B8C8D

Shades

  • Transparent C0C6CC#C0C6CC
  • Transparent A8AEB3#A8AEB3
  • Transparent 909599#909599
  • Transparent 787C80#787C80
  • Transparent 606366#606366
  • Transparent 484A4D#484A4D
  • Transparent 303233#303233
  • Transparent 18191A#18191A

Alice Blue Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Alice Blue Plaid Pattern

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