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Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color

HEX #5FB5D6 / RGB (95, 181, 214)

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What is Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color?

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Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) has the hex code #5FB5D6. The equivalent RGB values are (95, 181, 214), which means it is composed of 19% red, 37% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:56 M:15 Y:0 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) has a hue of 197°, 56% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 240 70 30, Caribbean Blue hex code is #5FB5D6 with equivalent RGB (95, 181, 214). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Caribbean Blue's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color Codes

Hex Code#5FB5D6
RGB Values(95, 181, 214)
CMYK Values(56%, 15%, 0%, 16%)
HSV/HSB Values(197°, 56%, 84%)
Closest Web Safe#66CCCC
Inverse Color#A04A29 [Chestnut]
Closest Pantone®2915 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#D6805F [Raw Sienna]
Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Luma)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CCCCCC

Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5FB5D6. Complementary color is D6805F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) is Raw Sienna with the hex code #D6805F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5FB5D6 color is offered by #D6805F. 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 (5FB5D6, 5F7AD6 and 5FD6BC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) (#5FB5D6) are United Nations Blue (#5F7AD6) and Medium Aquamarine (#5FD6BC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) 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 (5FB5D6, D65F7A and D6BC5F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) (#5FB5D6) are #D65F7A (Cinnamon Satin) and #D6BC5F (Vegas 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 (5FB5D6, D65FB5 and B5D65F)

Triadic Palette

Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D65FB5 (Super Pink) and #B5D65F (June Bud) along with #5FB5D6 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

5FB5D6 D65FB5 B5D65F
Tetradic color palette with (5FB5D6, D65FB5, D6805F and 5FD680)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) has four colors - #D65FB5 (Super Pink), #D6805F (Raw Sienna) and #5FD680 (Very Light Malachite Green) in addition to the base color (#5FB5D6). 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.

5FB5D6 D65FB5 D6805F 5FD680
Square color palette with (5FB5D6, BC5FD6, D6805F and 7AD65F)

Square Palette

Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) square color palette has #BC5FD6 (Rich Lilac), #D6805F (Raw Sienna) and #7AD65F (Mantis). 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

Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) 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 Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color


  • Transparent 7FC4DE7FC4DE
  • Transparent 8FCBE28FCBE2
  • Transparent 9FD3E69FD3E6
  • Transparent AFDAEBAFDAEB
  • Transparent BFE1EFBFE1EF
  • Transparent CFE9F3CFE9F3
  • Transparent DFF0F7DFF0F7
  • Transparent EFF8FBEFF8FB


  • Transparent 66AAC566AAC5
  • Transparent 69A5BC69A5BC
  • Transparent 6CA0B46CA0B4
  • Transparent 709BAB709BAB
  • Transparent 7395A27395A2
  • Transparent 76909A76909A
  • Transparent 798B91798B91
  • Transparent 7D85897D8589


  • Transparent 4C91AB4C91AB
  • Transparent 437F96437F96
  • Transparent 396D80396D80
  • Transparent 305B6B305B6B
  • Transparent 264856264856
  • Transparent 1D36401D3640
  • Transparent 13242B13242B
  • Transparent 0A12150A1215

Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color Patterns

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    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Gingham Checks

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    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Plaid Pattern

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