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Aquarius Color

HEX #3A8CC3 / RGB (58, 140, 195)

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What is Aquarius Color?

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Aquarius has the hex code #3A8CC3. The equivalent RGB values are (58, 140, 195), which means it is composed of 15% red, 36% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:70 M:28 Y:0 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, Aquarius has a hue of 204°, 70% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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.

Aquarius color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Aquarius 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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Aquarius Color Codes

Hex Code#3A8CC3
RGB Values(58, 140, 195)
CMYK Values(70%, 28%, 0%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(204°, 70%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#3399CC
Inverse Color#C5733C [Copper]
Closest Pantone®660 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#C3713A [Copper]
Aquarius Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#838383
Weighted Average (Most Common)#797979
Weighted Average (Luma)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B5B5B5

Aquarius Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3A8CC3. Complementary color is C3713A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Aquarius is Copper with the hex code #C3713A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3A8CC3 color is offered by #C3713A. 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 (3A8CC3, 3A48C3 and 3AC3B6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Aquarius (#3A8CC3) are Violet-Blue (#3A48C3) and Maximum Blue Green (#3AC3B6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Aquarius 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 (3A8CC3, C33A48 and C3B63A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Aquarius (#3A8CC3) are #C33A48 (Watermelon Red) and #C3B63A (Old Gold). 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 (3A8CC3, C33A8C and 8CC33A)

Triadic Palette

Aquarius triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C33A8C (Smitten) and #8CC33A (Yellow-Green) along with #3A8CC3 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 (3A8CC3, C33A8C, C3713A and 3AC371)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Aquarius has four colors - #C33A8C (Smitten), #C3713A (Copper) and #3AC371 (UFO Green) in addition to the base color (#3A8CC3). 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 (3A8CC3, B63AC3, C3713A and 48C33A)

Square Palette

Aquarius square color palette has #B63AC3 (Steel Pink), #C3713A (Copper) and #48C33A (Lime Green). 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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Aquarius Color Rainbow Palette

Our Aquarius 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 Aquarius Color


  • Transparent 61A3CF61A3CF
  • Transparent 75AFD575AFD5
  • Transparent 89BADB89BADB
  • Transparent 9DC6E19DC6E1
  • Transparent B0D1E7B0D1E7
  • Transparent C4DDEDC4DDED
  • Transparent D8E8F3D8E8F3
  • Transparent EBF4F9EBF4F9


  • Transparent 488AB6488AB6
  • Transparent 4F88AF4F88AF
  • Transparent 5687A85687A8
  • Transparent 5D86A25D86A2
  • Transparent 64859B64859B
  • Transparent 6B84946B8494
  • Transparent 72828D72828D
  • Transparent 798187798187


  • Transparent 2E709C2E709C
  • Transparent 296289296289
  • Transparent 235475235475
  • Transparent 1D46621D4662
  • Transparent 17384E17384E
  • Transparent 112A3B112A3B
  • Transparent 0C1C270C1C27
  • Transparent 060E14060E14

Aquarius Color Patterns

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    Aquarius Gingham Checks

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    Aquarius Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquarius Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquarius Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquarius Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquarius Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquarius Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquarius Plaid Pattern

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