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Dusty Aqua Color

HEX #A2DEE6 / RGB (162, 222, 230)

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What is Dusty Aqua Color?

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Dusty Aqua has the hex code #A2DEE6. The equivalent RGB values are (162, 222, 230), which means it is composed of 26% red, 36% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:30 M:4 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dusty Aqua has a hue of 187°, 30% 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.

Dusty 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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Dusty Aqua Color Codes

Hex Code#A2DEE6
RGB Values(162, 222, 230)
CMYK Values(30%, 4%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(187°, 30%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCFF
Inverse Color#5D2119 [Philippine Brown]
Closest Pantone®635 C
Closest RAL9018 [Papyrus white]
Complementary Color#E6AAA2 [Pastel Pink]
Dusty Aqua Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Luma)#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E2E2E2

Dusty Aqua Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A2DEE6. Complementary color is E6AAA2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dusty Aqua is Pastel Pink with the hex code #E6AAA2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A2DEE6 color is offered by #E6AAA2. 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 (A2DEE6, A2BCE6 and A2E6CC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dusty Aqua (#A2DEE6) are Pale Cerulean (#A2BCE6) and Magic Mint (#A2E6CC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dusty 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (A2DEE6, E6A2BC and E6CCA2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dusty Aqua (#A2DEE6) are #E6A2BC (Kobi) and #E6CCA2 (Desert Sand). 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 (A2DEE6, E6A2DE and DEE6A2)

Triadic Palette

Dusty Aqua triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E6A2DE (Light Orchid) and #DEE6A2 (Pale Goldenrod) along with #A2DEE6 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 (A2DEE6, E6A2DE, E6AAA2 and A2E6AA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dusty Aqua has four colors - #E6A2DE (Light Orchid), #E6AAA2 (Pastel Pink) and #A2E6AA (Granny Smith Apple) in addition to the base color (#A2DEE6). 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 (A2DEE6, CCA2E6, E6AAA2 and BCE6A2)

Square Palette

Dusty Aqua square color palette has #CCA2E6 (Bright Ube), #E6AAA2 (Pastel Pink) and #BCE6A2 (Menthol). 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

Dusty Aqua Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dusty 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.

A2DEE6 A2A4E6 DBA2E6 E6A2B7 E6C7A2 CBE6A2 A2E6B4

Tints, Tones & Shades of Dusty Aqua Color


  • Transparent B5E5EBB5E5EB
  • Transparent BEE8EEBEE8EE
  • Transparent C7EBF0C7EBF0
  • Transparent D1EFF3D1EFF3
  • Transparent DAF2F5DAF2F5
  • Transparent E3F5F8E3F5F8
  • Transparent ECF8FAECF8FA
  • Transparent F6FCFDF6FCFD


  • Transparent 9BCBD29BCBD2
  • Transparent 98C2C798C2C7
  • Transparent 94B8BD94B8BD
  • Transparent 91AFB391AFB3
  • Transparent 8EA6A98EA6A9
  • Transparent 8A9C9F8A9C9F
  • Transparent 879394879394
  • Transparent 83898A83898A


  • Transparent 82B2B882B2B8
  • Transparent 719BA1719BA1
  • Transparent 61858A61858A
  • Transparent 516F73516F73
  • Transparent 41595C41595C
  • Transparent 314345314345
  • Transparent 202C2E202C2E
  • Transparent 101617101617

Dusty Aqua Color Patterns

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    Dusty Aqua Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Aqua Plaid Pattern

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