Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color

HEX #16A29A / RGB (22, 162, 154)

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What is Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color?

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Ceramic Blue Turquoise has the hex code #16A29A. The equivalent RGB values are (22, 162, 154), which means it is composed of 7% red, 48% green and 46% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:86 M:0 Y:5 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, Ceramic Blue Turquoise has a hue of 177°, 86% saturation and a brightness value of 64%.
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 190 60 35, Ceramic Blue Turquoise hex code is #16A29A with equivalent RGB (22, 162, 154). 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, Ceramic Blue Turquoise'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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Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color Codes

Hex Code#16A29A
RGB Values(22, 162, 154)
CMYK Values(86%, 0%, 5%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(177°, 86%, 64%)
Closest Web Safe#009999
Inverse Color#E95D65 [Light Carmine Pink]
Closest Pantone®3272 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#A2161E [Ruby Red]
Ceramic Blue Turquoise Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#777777
Weighted Average (Luma)#848484
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B8B8B8

Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 16A29A. Complementary color is A2161E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Ceramic Blue Turquoise is Ruby Red with the hex code #A2161E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #16A29A color is offered by #A2161E. 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 (16A29A, 1664A2 and 16A254)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Ceramic Blue Turquoise (#16A29A) are Lapis Lazuli (#1664A2) and Green (Pigment) (#16A254). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Ceramic Blue Turquoise 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 (16A29A, A21664 and A25416)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Ceramic Blue Turquoise (#16A29A) are #A21664 (Jazzberry Jam) and #A25416 (Golden 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 (16A29A, 9A16A2 and A29A16)

Triadic Palette

Ceramic Blue Turquoise triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9A16A2 (Violet (RYB)) and #A29A16 (Citron) along with #16A29A 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 (16A29A, 9A16A2, A2161E and 1EA216)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Ceramic Blue Turquoise has four colors - #9A16A2 (Violet (RYB)), #A2161E (Ruby Red) and #1EA216 (Slimy Green) in addition to the base color (#16A29A). 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.

16A29A 9A16A2 A2161E 1EA216
Square color palette with (16A29A, 5416A2, A2161E and 64A216)

Square Palette

Ceramic Blue Turquoise square color palette has #5416A2 (Metallic Violet), #A2161E (Ruby Red) and #64A216 (Olive Drab (#3)). 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

Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color Rainbow Palette

Our Ceramic Blue Turquoise 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.

16A29B 1631A2 7316A2 A21659 A24B16 81A216 16A223

Tints, Tones & Shades of Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color


  • Transparent 45B5AE45B5AE
  • Transparent 5CBEB85CBEB8
  • Transparent 73C7C273C7C2
  • Transparent 8BD1CD8BD1CD
  • Transparent A2DAD7A2DAD7
  • Transparent B9E3E1B9E3E1
  • Transparent D0ECEBD0ECEB
  • Transparent E8F6F5E8F6F5


  • Transparent 2B9B952B9B95
  • Transparent 369892369892
  • Transparent 409490409490
  • Transparent 4B918D4B918D
  • Transparent 568E8A568E8A
  • Transparent 608A88608A88
  • Transparent 6B87856B8785
  • Transparent 758383758383


  • Transparent 12827B12827B
  • Transparent 0F716C0F716C
  • Transparent 0D615C0D615C
  • Transparent 0B514D0B514D
  • Transparent 09413E09413E
  • Transparent 07312E07312E
  • Transparent 04201F04201F
  • Transparent 02100F02100F

Ceramic Blue Turquoise Color Patterns

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Gingham Checks

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Polka Dots Pattern

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Honeycomb Pattern

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Leaves Pattern

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Houndstooth Pattern

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Trellis Pattern

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    Ceramic Blue Turquoise Plaid Pattern

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