HEX #B3CEFF / RGB (179, 206, 255)

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What is Electricity Color?

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Electricity has the hex code #B3CEFF. The equivalent RGB values are (179, 206, 255), which means it is composed of 28% red, 32% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:30 M:19 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Electricity has a hue of 219°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Electricity is a pale blue color. For web applications including HTML and CSS, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Electricity Color Codes

Hex Code#B3CEFF
RGB Values(179, 206, 255)
CMYK Values(30%, 19%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(219°, 30%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCFF
Inverse Color#4C3100 [Dark Bronze (Coin)]
Closest Pantone®2708 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#FFE4B3 [Peach]
Electricity Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D5D5D5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Luma)#CCCCCC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DFDFDF

Electricity Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B3CEFF. Complementary color is FFE4B3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Electricity is Peach with the hex code #FFE4B3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B3CEFF color is offered by #FFE4B3. 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 (B3CEFF, BEB3FF and B3F4FF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Electricity (#B3CEFF) are Vodka (#BEB3FF) and Diamond (#B3F4FF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Electricity 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 (B3CEFF, FFBEB3 and F4FFB3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Electricity (#B3CEFF) are #FFBEB3 (Melon) and #F4FFB3 (Very Pale Yellow). 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 (B3CEFF, FFB3CE and CEFFB3)

Triadic Palette

Electricity triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FFB3CE (Lavender Pink) and #CEFFB3 (Tea Green) along with #B3CEFF 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 (B3CEFF, FFB3CE, FFE4B3 and B3FFE4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Electricity has four colors - #FFB3CE (Lavender Pink), #FFE4B3 (Peach) and #B3FFE4 (Pale Blue) in addition to the base color (#B3CEFF). 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 (B3CEFF, FFB3F4, FFE4B3 and B3FFBE)

Square Palette

Electricity square color palette has #FFB3F4 (Brilliant Lavender), #FFE4B3 (Peach) and #B3FFBE (Magic Mint). 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

Electricity Color Rainbow Palette

Our Electricity 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Electricity Color


  • Transparent C2D8FF#C2D8FF
  • Transparent CADDFF#CADDFF
  • Transparent D1E2FF#D1E2FF
  • Transparent D9E7FF#D9E7FF
  • Transparent E1EBFF#E1EBFF
  • Transparent E8F0FF#E8F0FF
  • Transparent F0F5FF#F0F5FF
  • Transparent F7FAFF#F7FAFF


  • Transparent A9BEE6#A9BEE6
  • Transparent A4B7D9#A4B7D9
  • Transparent 9FAFCC#9FAFCC
  • Transparent 9AA7C0#9AA7C0
  • Transparent 949FB3#949FB3
  • Transparent 8F97A6#8F97A6
  • Transparent 8A9099#8A9099
  • Transparent 85888D#85888D


  • Transparent 8FA5CC#8FA5CC
  • Transparent 7D90B3#7D90B3
  • Transparent 6B7C99#6B7C99
  • Transparent 5A6780#5A6780
  • Transparent 485266#485266
  • Transparent 363E4D#363E4D
  • Transparent 242933#242933
  • Transparent 12151A#12151A

Electricity Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Electricity Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Electricity Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electricity Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electricity Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electricity Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electricity Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electricity Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electricity Plaid Pattern

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