Cerulean Frost has the hex code #6D9BC3. The equivalent RGB values are (109, 155, 195), which means it is composed of
24% red, 34% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:44 M:21 Y:0 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cerulean Frost has a hue of 208°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 76%. 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.
Formulated in 1990, Cerulean frost is a light blue color included in the Silver Swirls pack by Crayola. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, cerulean frost can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.
The complement of Cerulean Frost is Camel with the hex code #C3956D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6D9BC3 color is offered by #C3956D. 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 Cerulean Frost (#6D9BC3) are Toolbox (#6D70C3) and Moonstone Blue (#6DC3C0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cerulean Frost 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 Cerulean Frost (#6D9BC3) are #C36D70 (Rose Gold) and #C3C06D (Dark Khaki). 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.
Cerulean Frost triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C36D9B (Pearly Purple) and #9BC36D (Pistachio) along with #6D9BC3 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 Cerulean Frost has four colors - #C36D9B (Pearly Purple), #C3956D (Camel) and #6DC395 (Green Sheen) in addition to the base color (#6D9BC3). 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.
Cerulean Frost square color palette has #C06DC3 (Rich Lilac), #C3956D (Camel) and #70C36D (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.
Cerulean Frost Color Rainbow Palette
Our Cerulean Frost 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.