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Almost Aqua Color

HEX #CAD3C1 / RGB (202, 211, 193)

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What is Almost Aqua Color?

Almost Aqua (Hex code: CAD3C1) Thumbnail

Almost Aqua comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 13-6006 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Almost Aqua color hex code is #CAD3C1 with RGB equivalent (202, 211, 193). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Almost Aqua Color Codes

Hex Code#CAD3C1
RGB Values(202, 211, 193)
CMYK Values(4%, 0%, 9%, 17%)
HSV/HSB Values(90°, 9%, 83%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#352C3E [Jet]
Pantone®13-6006 TCX
Closest RAL9018 [Papyrus white]
Complementary Color#CAC1D3 [Lavender Gray]
Almost Aqua Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CACACA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CECECE
Weighted Average (Luma)#D0D0D0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E1E1E1

Almost Aqua Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CAD3C1. Complementary color is CAC1D3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Almost Aqua is Lavender Gray with the hex code #CAC1D3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CAD3C1 color is offered by #CAC1D3. 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 (CAD3C1, C1D3C1 and D3D3C1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Almost Aqua (#CAD3C1) are Jet Stream (#C1D3C1) and Pastel Gray (#D3D3C1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Almost Aqua 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (CAD3C1, C1C1D3 and D3C1D3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Almost Aqua (#CAD3C1) are #C1C1D3 (Lavender Gray) and #D3C1D3 (Thistle). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (CAD3C1, C1CAD3 and D3C1CA)

Triadic Palette

Almost Aqua triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C1CAD3 (Lavender Gray) and #D3C1CA (Chinese Silver) along with #CAD3C1 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 (CAD3C1, C1CAD3, CAC1D3 and D3CAC1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Almost Aqua has four colors - #C1CAD3 (Lavender Gray), #CAC1D3 (Lavender Gray) and #D3CAC1 (Pastel Gray) in addition to the base color (#CAD3C1). 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 (CAD3C1, C1D3D3, CAC1D3 and D3C1C1)

Square Palette

Almost Aqua square color palette has #C1D3D3 (Jet Stream), #CAC1D3 (Lavender Gray) and #D3C1C1 (Pale Silver). 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

Almost Aqua Color Rainbow Palette

Our Almost Aqua 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Almost Aqua Color


  • Transparent D5DCCDD5DCCD
  • Transparent DAE0D4DAE0D4
  • Transparent DFE5DADFE5DA
  • Transparent E5E9E0E5E9E0
  • Transparent EAEDE6EAEDE6
  • Transparent EFF2ECEFF2EC
  • Transparent F4F6F3F4F6F3
  • Transparent FAFBF9FAFBF9


  • Transparent BBC2B4BBC2B4
  • Transparent B4BAAEB4BAAE
  • Transparent ACB2A7ACB2A7
  • Transparent A5AAA1A5AAA1
  • Transparent 9EA19A9EA19A
  • Transparent 969994969994
  • Transparent 8F918D8F918D
  • Transparent 878887878887


  • Transparent A2A99AA2A99A
  • Transparent 8D94878D9487
  • Transparent 797F74797F74
  • Transparent 656A61656A61
  • Transparent 51544D51544D
  • Transparent 3D3F3A3D3F3A
  • Transparent 282A27282A27
  • Transparent 141513141513

Almost Aqua Color Patterns

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    Almost Aqua Gingham Checks

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    Almost Aqua Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Almost Aqua Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Almost Aqua Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Almost Aqua Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Almost Aqua Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Almost Aqua Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Almost Aqua Plaid Pattern

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