Celeste Velato

HEX #CCE6E6 / RGB (204, 230, 230)

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What is Celeste Velato Color?

Celeste Velato (Hex code: CCE6E6) Thumbnail

Celeste Velato has the hex code #CCE6E6. The equivalent RGB values are (204, 230, 230), which means it is composed of 31% red, 35% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:11 M:0 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Celeste Velato has a hue of 180°, 11% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Celeste Velato or Veiled Celeste is a dull and light cyan color representing the color of an overcast sky. It was first described in Il dizionario dei colori: nomi e valori in quadricromia by Fantetti and Petracchi.

Celeste Velato Color Codes

Hex Code#CCE6E6
RGB Values(204, 230, 230)
CMYK Values(11%, 0%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 11%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCFFFF
Inverse Color#331919 [Dark Sienna]
Closest Pantone®642 C
Closest RAL9003 [Signal white]
Complementary Color#E6CCCC [Dust Storm]
Celeste Velato Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DDDDDD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Luma)#E0E0E0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E9E9E9

Celeste Velato Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CCE6E6. Complementary color is E6CCCC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Celeste Velato is Dust Storm with the hex code #E6CCCC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CCE6E6 color is offered by #E6CCCC. 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.

Analogous color palette with (CCE6E6, CCD9E6 and CCE6D9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Celeste Velato (#CCE6E6) are Columbia Blue (#CCD9E6) and Columbia Blue (#CCE6D9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Celeste Velato 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (CCE6E6, E6CCD9 and E6D9CC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Celeste Velato (#CCE6E6) are #E6CCD9 (Queen Pink) and #E6D9CC (Bone). 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.

Triadic color palette with (CCE6E6, E6CCE6 and E6E6CC)

Triadic Palette

Celeste Velato triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E6CCE6 (Queen Pink) and #E6E6CC (Dirty White) along with #CCE6E6 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (CCE6E6, E6CCE6, E6CCCC and CCE6CC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Celeste Velato has four colors - #E6CCE6 (Queen Pink), #E6CCCC (Dust Storm) and #CCE6CC (Tea Green) in addition to the base color (#CCE6E6). 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.

Square color palette with (CCE6E6, D9CCE6, E6CCCC and D9E6CC)

Square Palette

Celeste Velato square color palette has #D9CCE6 (Languid Lavender), #E6CCCC (Dust Storm) and #D9E6CC (Dirty White). 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.

Rainbow color

Celeste Velato Color Rainbow Palette

Our Celeste Velato 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Celeste Velato Color


  • Transparent D6EBEB#D6EBEB
  • Transparent DBEEEE#DBEEEE
  • Transparent E0F0F0#E0F0F0
  • Transparent E6F3F3#E6F3F3
  • Transparent EBF5F5#EBF5F5
  • Transparent F0F8F8#F0F8F8
  • Transparent F5FAFA#F5FAFA
  • Transparent FAFDFD#FAFDFD


  • Transparent BDD2D2#BDD2D2
  • Transparent B5C7C7#B5C7C7
  • Transparent AEBDBD#AEBDBD
  • Transparent A6B3B3#A6B3B3
  • Transparent 9EA9A9#9EA9A9
  • Transparent 979F9F#979F9F
  • Transparent 8F9494#8F9494
  • Transparent 888A8A#888A8A


  • Transparent A3B8B8#A3B8B8
  • Transparent 8FA1A1#8FA1A1
  • Transparent 7A8A8A#7A8A8A
  • Transparent 667373#667373
  • Transparent 525C5C#525C5C
  • Transparent 3D4545#3D4545
  • Transparent 292E2E#292E2E
  • Transparent 141717#141717

Celeste Velato Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Celeste Velato Plaid Pattern

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