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Atlantic Blue Color

HEX #008997 / RGB (0, 137, 151)

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What is Atlantic Blue Color?

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Atlantic Blue has the hex code #008997. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 137, 151), which means it is composed of 0% red, 48% green and 52% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:9 Y:0 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, Atlantic Blue has a hue of 186°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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.

Atlantic Blue is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 210 50 45. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Atlantic Blue color hex code is #008997 which can be used along with RGB (0, 137, 151) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Atlantic Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#008997
RGB Values(0, 137, 151)
CMYK Values(100%, 9%, 0%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(186°, 100%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#009999
Inverse Color#FF7668 [Coral Reef]
Closest Pantone®321 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#970E00 [Crimson Red]
Atlantic Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#616161
Weighted Average (Luma)#6D6D6D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A9A9A9

Atlantic Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 008997. Complementary color is 970E00

Complementary Palette

The complement of Atlantic Blue is Crimson Red with the hex code #970E00. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #008997 color is offered by #970E00. 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 (008997, 003E97 and 00975A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Atlantic Blue (#008997) are Dark Powder Blue (#003E97) and Shamrock Green (#00975A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Atlantic 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 (008997, 97003E and 975A00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Atlantic Blue (#008997) are #97003E (Rose Garnet) and #975A00 (Gamboge Orange (Brown)). 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 (008997, 970089 and 899700)

Triadic Palette

Atlantic Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #970089 (Dark Magenta) and #899700 (Olive) along with #008997 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 (008997, 970089, 970E00 and 00970E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Atlantic Blue has four colors - #970089 (Dark Magenta), #970E00 (Crimson Red) and #00970E (Islamic Green) in addition to the base color (#008997). 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 (008997, 5A0097, 970E00 and 3E9700)

Square Palette

Atlantic Blue square color palette has #5A0097 (Metallic Violet), #970E00 (Crimson Red) and #3E9700 (Slimy 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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Rainbow color

Atlantic Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Atlantic 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 Atlantic Blue Color


  • Transparent 33A1AC33A1AC
  • Transparent 4DACB64DACB6
  • Transparent 66B8C166B8C1
  • Transparent 80C4CB80C4CB
  • Transparent 99D0D599D0D5
  • Transparent B3DCE0B3DCE0
  • Transparent CCE7EACCE7EA
  • Transparent E6F3F5E6F3F5


  • Transparent 1A87921A8792
  • Transparent 268690268690
  • Transparent 33858E33858E
  • Transparent 40858C40858C
  • Transparent 4D84894D8489
  • Transparent 5A83875A8387
  • Transparent 668285668285
  • Transparent 738182738182


  • Transparent 006E79006E79
  • Transparent 00606A00606A
  • Transparent 00525B00525B
  • Transparent 00454C00454C
  • Transparent 00373C00373C
  • Transparent 00292D00292D
  • Transparent 001B1E001B1E
  • Transparent 000E0F000E0F

Atlantic Blue Color Patterns

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    Atlantic Blue Gingham Checks

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    Atlantic Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Atlantic Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Atlantic Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Atlantic Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Atlantic Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Atlantic Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Atlantic Blue Plaid Pattern

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