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Deep Aqua Color

HEX #00BCBC / RGB (0, 188, 188)

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What is Deep Aqua Color?

Deep Aqua (Hex code: 00BCBC) Thumbnail

Deep Aqua has the hex code #00BCBC. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 188, 188), which means it is composed of 0% red, 50% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:0 Y:0 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, Deep Aqua has a hue of 180°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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.

Deep Aqua is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Deep Aqua Color Codes

Hex Code#00BCBC
RGB Values(0, 188, 188)
CMYK Values(100%, 0%, 0%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 100%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#00CCCC
Inverse Color#FF4343 [Coral Red]
Closest Pantone®3262 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#BC0000 [UE Red]
Deep Aqua Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7D7D7D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#848484
Weighted Average (Luma)#949494
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C2C2C2

Deep Aqua Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 00BCBC. Complementary color is BC0000

Complementary Palette

The complement of Deep Aqua is UE Red with the hex code #BC0000. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #00BCBC color is offered by #BC0000. 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.

00BCBC BC0000
Analogous color palette with (00BCBC, 005EBC and 00BC5E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Deep Aqua (#00BCBC) are Spanish Blue (#005EBC) and GO Green (#00BC5E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Deep Aqua 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.

00BCBC 005EBC 00BC5E
Split Complementary color palette with (00BCBC, BC005E and BC5E00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Deep Aqua (#00BCBC) are #BC005E (Royal Red) and #BC5E00 (Alloy Orange). 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.

00BCBC BC005E BC5E00
Triadic color palette with (00BCBC, BC00BC and BCBC00)

Triadic Palette

Deep Aqua triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BC00BC (Heliotrope Magenta) and #BCBC00 (Acid Green) along with #00BCBC 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 (00BCBC, BC00BC, BC0000 and 00BC00)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Deep Aqua has four colors - #BC00BC (Heliotrope Magenta), #BC0000 (UE Red) and #00BC00 (Islamic Green) in addition to the base color (#00BCBC). 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.

00BCBC BC00BC BC0000 00BC00
Square color palette with (00BCBC, 5E00BC, BC0000 and 5EBC00)

Square Palette

Deep Aqua square color palette has #5E00BC (Violet (RYB)), #BC0000 (UE Red) and #5EBC00 (Kelly Green). 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.

00BCBC 5E00BC BC0000 5EBC00
Rainbow color

Deep Aqua Color Rainbow Palette

Our Deep Aqua 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.

00BCBC 001BBC 8600BC BC0051 BC5100 86BC00 00BC1B

Tints, Tones & Shades of Deep Aqua Color


  • Transparent 33C9C933C9C9
  • Transparent 4DD0D04DD0D0
  • Transparent 66D7D766D7D7
  • Transparent 80DEDE80DEDE
  • Transparent 99E4E499E4E4
  • Transparent B3EBEBB3EBEB
  • Transparent CCF2F2CCF2F2
  • Transparent E6F8F8E6F8F8


  • Transparent 1AB0B01AB0B0
  • Transparent 26AAAA26AAAA
  • Transparent 33A4A433A4A4
  • Transparent 409E9E409E9E
  • Transparent 4D98984D9898
  • Transparent 5A92925A9292
  • Transparent 668C8C668C8C
  • Transparent 738686738686


  • Transparent 009696009696
  • Transparent 008484008484
  • Transparent 007171007171
  • Transparent 005E5E005E5E
  • Transparent 004B4B004B4B
  • Transparent 003838003838
  • Transparent 002626002626
  • Transparent 001313001313

Deep Aqua Color Patterns

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    Deep Aqua Gingham Checks

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    Deep Aqua Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Aqua Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Aqua Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Aqua Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Aqua Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Aqua Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Aqua Plaid Pattern

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