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#00AFCC Hex Code

Color Name: Turquoise Surf

What is hex #00AFCC Color?

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The color name of hex code #00AFCC is Turquoise Surf. The RGB values are (0, 175, 204) which means it is composed of 0% red, 46% green and 54% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:14 Y:0 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #00AFCC has a hue of 189°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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.

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Hex #00AFCC Color Codes

Color NameTurquoise Surf
RGB Values(0, 175, 204)
CMYK Values(100%, 14%, 0%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 100%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#0099CC
Inverse Color#FF5033 [Portland Orange]
Closest Pantone®3125 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#CC1D00 [International Orange (Engineering)]
#00AFCC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7E7E7E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7E7E7E
Weighted Average (Luma)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BDBDBD

Hex #00AFCC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 00AFCC. Complementary color is CC1D00

Complementary Palette

The complement of #00AFCC is #CC1D00 which is called International Orange (Engineering). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #00AFCC color is offered by #CC1D00. 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 (00AFCC, 0049CC and 00CC83)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #00AFCC are #0049CC and #00CC83, called Absolute Zero (Crayola) and Caribbean Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #00AFCC with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

00AFCC 0049CC 00CC83
Split Complementary color palette with (00AFCC, CC0049 and CC8300)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #00AFCC are #CC0049 (Spanish Carmine) and #CC8300 (Mustard Brown). 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.

00AFCC CC0049 CC8300
Triadic color palette with (00AFCC, CC00AF and AFCC00)

Triadic Palette

#00AFCC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CC00AF (Deep Magenta) and #AFCC00 (Vivid Lime Green) along with #00AFCC, our main color, 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 (00AFCC, CC00AF, CC1D00 and 00CC1D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #00AFCC has #CC00AF (Deep Magenta), #CC1D00 (International Orange (Engineering)) and #00CC1D (Vivid Malachite). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (00AFCC, 8300CC, CC1D00 and 49CC00)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #00AFCC contains #8300CC (French Violet), #CC1D00 (International Orange (Engineering)) and #49CC00 (Harlequin 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.

00AFCC 8300CC CC1D00 49CC00
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Hex #00AFCC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #00AFCC rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

00ADCC 0100CC B000CC CC0039 CC7600 73CC00 00CC3C

Tints, Tones & Shades of 00AFCC Color


  • Transparent 33BFD633BFD6
  • Transparent 4DC7DB4DC7DB
  • Transparent 66CFE066CFE0
  • Transparent 80D7E680D7E6
  • Transparent 99DFEB99DFEB
  • Transparent B3E7F0B3E7F0
  • Transparent CCEFF5CCEFF5
  • Transparent E6F7FAE6F7FA


  • Transparent 1AA6BD1AA6BD
  • Transparent 26A1B526A1B5
  • Transparent 339CAE339CAE
  • Transparent 4098A64098A6
  • Transparent 4D939E4D939E
  • Transparent 5A8E975A8E97
  • Transparent 66898F66898F
  • Transparent 738588738588


  • Transparent 008CA3008CA3
  • Transparent 007B8F007B8F
  • Transparent 00697A00697A
  • Transparent 005866005866
  • Transparent 004652004652
  • Transparent 00353D00353D
  • Transparent 002329002329
  • Transparent 001214001214

#00AFCC Color Patterns

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    #00AFCC Houndstooth Pattern

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    #00AFCC Plaid Pattern

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