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Eggshell Blue Color

HEX #9EC6C2 / RGB (158, 198, 194)

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What is Eggshell Blue Color?

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Eggshell Blue comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 14-4809 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Eggshell Blue color hex code is #9EC6C2 with RGB equivalent (158, 198, 194). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Eggshell Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#9EC6C2
RGB Values(158, 198, 194)
CMYK Values(20%, 0%, 2%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(174°, 20%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#61393D [Old Mauve]
Pantone®14-4809 TCX
Closest RAL6019 [Pastel green]
Complementary Color#C69EA2 [Tuscany]
Eggshell Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BABABA
Weighted Average (Luma)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Eggshell Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9EC6C2. Complementary color is C69EA2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Eggshell Blue is Tuscany with the hex code #C69EA2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9EC6C2 color is offered by #C69EA2. 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 (9EC6C2, 9EB6C6 and 9EC6AE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Eggshell Blue (#9EC6C2) are Cadet Blue (Crayola) (#9EB6C6) and Cambridge Blue (#9EC6AE). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Eggshell Blue 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 (9EC6C2, C69EB6 and C6AE9E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Eggshell Blue (#9EC6C2) are #C69EB6 (Silver Pink) and #C6AE9E (Khaki (HTML/CSS)). 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 (9EC6C2, C29EC6 and C6C29E)

Triadic Palette

Eggshell Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C29EC6 (Lilac) and #C6C29E (Dark Vanilla) along with #9EC6C2 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 (9EC6C2, C29EC6, C69EA2 and A2C69E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Eggshell Blue has four colors - #C29EC6 (Lilac), #C69EA2 (Tuscany) and #A2C69E (Eton Blue) in addition to the base color (#9EC6C2). 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.

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Square color palette with (9EC6C2, AE9EC6, C69EA2 and B6C69E)

Square Palette

Eggshell Blue square color palette has #AE9EC6 (Blue Bell), #C69EA2 (Tuscany) and #B6C69E (Laurel 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.

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Rainbow color

Eggshell Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Eggshell Blue 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Eggshell Blue Color


  • Transparent B1D1CEB1D1CE
  • Transparent BBD7D4BBD7D4
  • Transparent C5DDDAC5DDDA
  • Transparent CFE3E1CFE3E1
  • Transparent D8E8E7D8E8E7
  • Transparent E2EEEDE2EEED
  • Transparent ECF4F3ECF4F3
  • Transparent F5F9F9F5F9F9


  • Transparent 98B8B598B8B5
  • Transparent 95B1AE95B1AE
  • Transparent 92AAA892AAA8
  • Transparent 8FA3A18FA3A1
  • Transparent 8C9C9A8C9C9A
  • Transparent 899594899594
  • Transparent 868E8D868E8D
  • Transparent 838787838787


  • Transparent 7E9E9B7E9E9B
  • Transparent 6F8B886F8B88
  • Transparent 5F77745F7774
  • Transparent 4F63614F6361
  • Transparent 3F4F4E3F4F4E
  • Transparent 2F3B3A2F3B3A
  • Transparent 202827202827
  • Transparent 101413101413

Eggshell Blue Color Patterns

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    Eggshell Blue Gingham Checks

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    Eggshell Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Eggshell Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Eggshell Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Eggshell Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggshell Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggshell Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Eggshell Blue Plaid Pattern

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