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Aquatic Blue Color

HEX #12DBF1 / RGB (18, 219, 241)

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What is Aquatic Blue Color?

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Aquatic Blue has the hex code #12DBF1. The equivalent RGB values are (18, 219, 241), which means it is composed of 4% red, 46% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:93 M:9 Y:0 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Aquatic Blue has a hue of 186°, 93% saturation and a brightness value of 95%.
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.

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

Hex Code#12DBF1
RGB Values(18, 219, 241)
CMYK Values(93%, 9%, 0%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(186°, 93%, 95%)
Closest Web Safe#00CCFF
Inverse Color#ED240E [Red (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®311 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#F12812 [Red (RYB)]
Aquatic Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Luma)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D2D2D2

Aquatic Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 12DBF1. Complementary color is F12812

Complementary Palette

The complement of Aquatic Blue is Red (RYB) with the hex code #F12812. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #12DBF1 color is offered by #F12812. 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.

12DBF1 F12812
Analogous color palette with (12DBF1, 126CF1 and 12F198)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Aquatic Blue (#12DBF1) are Blue (Crayola) (#126CF1) and Medium Spring Green (#12F198). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Aquatic 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.

12DBF1 126CF1 12F198
Split Complementary color palette with (12DBF1, F1126C and F19812)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Aquatic Blue (#12DBF1) are #F1126C (Ruby) and #F19812 (Gamboge). 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.

12DBF1 F1126C F19812
Triadic color palette with (12DBF1, F112DB and DBF112)

Triadic Palette

Aquatic Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F112DB (Hot Magenta) and #DBF112 (Arctic Lime) along with #12DBF1 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

12DBF1 F112DB DBF112
Tetradic color palette with (12DBF1, F112DB, F12812 and 12F128)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Aquatic Blue has four colors - #F112DB (Hot Magenta), #F12812 (Red (RYB)) and #12F128 (Vivid Malachite) in addition to the base color (#12DBF1). 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.

12DBF1 F112DB F12812 12F128
Square color palette with (12DBF1, 9812F1, F12812 and 6CF112)

Square Palette

Aquatic Blue square color palette has #9812F1 (Purple (X11)), #F12812 (Red (RYB)) and #6CF112 (Bright 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.

12DBF1 9812F1 F12812 6CF112
Rainbow color

Aquatic Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Aquatic 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.

12DBF1 121CF1 C812F1 F1125B F18812 9BF112 12F148

Tints, Tones & Shades of Aquatic Blue Color


  • Transparent 41E2F441E2F4
  • Transparent 59E6F559E6F5
  • Transparent 71E9F771E9F7
  • Transparent 89EDF889EDF8
  • Transparent A0F1F9A0F1F9
  • Transparent B8F4FBB8F4FB
  • Transparent D0F8FCD0F8FC
  • Transparent E7FBFEE7FBFE


  • Transparent 28C9DA28C9DA
  • Transparent 33C0CF33C0CF
  • Transparent 3EB7C43EB7C4
  • Transparent 49AEB949AEB9
  • Transparent 54A4AD54A4AD
  • Transparent 5F9BA25F9BA2
  • Transparent 6A92976A9297
  • Transparent 75898B75898B


  • Transparent 0EAFC10EAFC1
  • Transparent 0D99A90D99A9
  • Transparent 0B83910B8391
  • Transparent 096E79096E79
  • Transparent 075860075860
  • Transparent 054248054248
  • Transparent 042C30042C30
  • Transparent 021618021618

Aquatic Blue Color Patterns

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    Aquatic Blue Gingham Checks

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    Aquatic Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Aquatic Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Aquatic Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquatic Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquatic Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquatic Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aquatic Blue Plaid Pattern

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