What is Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color?
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
|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 RAL||6027 [Light green]|
|Complementary Color||#D6805F [Raw Sienna]|
|Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes|
|Weighted Average (Most Common)||#9F9F9F|
|Weighted Average (Luma)||#A5A5A5|
|Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)||#CCCCCC|
Caribbean Blue (RAL Design) Color Palettes
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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