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Aqua Blue Color

HEX #65D8EC / RGB (101, 216, 236)

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What is Aqua Blue Color?

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Aqua Blue has the hex code #65D8EC. The equivalent RGB values are (101, 216, 236), which means it is composed of 18% red, 39% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:57 M:8 Y:0 K:8. In the HSV/HSB scale, Aqua Blue has a hue of 189°, 57% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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.

Aqua Blue color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Aqua Blue can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Aqua Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#65D8EC
RGB Values(101, 216, 236)
CMYK Values(57%, 8%, 0%, 8%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 57%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#66CCFF
Inverse Color#9A2713 [Deep Dumpling]
Closest Pantone®310 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#EC7965 [Terra Cotta]
Aqua Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Luma)#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

Aqua Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 65D8EC. Complementary color is EC7965

Complementary Palette

The complement of Aqua Blue is Terra Cotta with the hex code #EC7965. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #65D8EC color is offered by #EC7965. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (65D8EC, 6595EC and 65ECBD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Aqua Blue (#65D8EC) are Cornflower Blue (#6595EC) and Medium Aquamarine (#65ECBD). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Aqua 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (65D8EC, EC6595 and ECBD65)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Aqua Blue (#65D8EC) are #EC6595 (Light Crimson) and #ECBD65 (Middle Yellow Red). 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 (65D8EC, EC65D8 and D8EC65)

Triadic Palette

Aqua Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EC65D8 (Orchid) and #D8EC65 (Booger Buster) along with #65D8EC create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (65D8EC, EC65D8, EC7965 and 65EC79)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Aqua Blue has four colors - #EC65D8 (Orchid), #EC7965 (Terra Cotta) and #65EC79 (Very Light Malachite Green) in addition to the base color (#65D8EC). 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.

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Square color palette with (65D8EC, BD65EC, EC7965 and 95EC65)

Square Palette

Aqua Blue square color palette has #BD65EC (Rich Lilac), #EC7965 (Terra Cotta) and #95EC65 (Inchworm). 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.

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Rainbow color

Aqua Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Aqua 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Aqua Blue Color


  • Transparent 84E0F084E0F0
  • Transparent 93E4F293E4F2
  • Transparent A3E8F4A3E8F4
  • Transparent B2ECF6B2ECF6
  • Transparent C1EFF7C1EFF7
  • Transparent D1F3F9D1F3F9
  • Transparent E0F7FBE0F7FB
  • Transparent F0FBFDF0FBFD


  • Transparent 6AC6D66AC6D6
  • Transparent 6DBECC6DBECC
  • Transparent 70B5C170B5C1
  • Transparent 73ACB673ACB6
  • Transparent 75A3AB75A3AB
  • Transparent 789AA0789AA0
  • Transparent 7B92967B9296
  • Transparent 7D898B7D898B


  • Transparent 51ADBD51ADBD
  • Transparent 4797A54797A5
  • Transparent 3D828E3D828E
  • Transparent 336C76336C76
  • Transparent 28565E28565E
  • Transparent 1E41471E4147
  • Transparent 142B2F142B2F
  • Transparent 0A16180A1618

Aqua Blue Color Patterns

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    Aqua Blue Gingham Checks

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    Aqua Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Aqua Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Aqua Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aqua Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aqua Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aqua Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aqua Blue Plaid Pattern

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