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#297DC3 Hex Code

Color Name: Celtic Blue

What is hex #297DC3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #297DC3 is Celtic Blue. The RGB values are (41, 125, 195) which means it is composed of 11% red, 35% green and 54% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:79 M:36 Y:0 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #297DC3 has a hue of 207°, 79% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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 #297DC3 Color Codes

Color NameCeltic Blue
RGB Values(41, 125, 195)
CMYK Values(79%, 36%, 0%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(207°, 79%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#3366CC
Inverse Color#D6823C [Peru]
Closest Pantone®7689 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#C36F29 [Ruddy Brown]
#297DC3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#787878
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Luma)#707070
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ABABAB

Hex #297DC3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 297DC3. Complementary color is C36F29

Complementary Palette

The complement of #297DC3 is #C36F29 which is called Ruddy Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #297DC3 color is offered by #C36F29. 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.

297DC3 C36F29
Analogous color palette with (297DC3, 2930C3 and 29C3BC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #297DC3 are #2930C3 and #29C3BC, called Persian Blue and Maximum Blue Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #297DC3 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.

297DC3 2930C3 29C3BC
Split Complementary color palette with (297DC3, C32930 and C3BC29)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #297DC3 are #C32930 (Persian Red) and #C3BC29 (Old Gold). 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.

297DC3 C32930 C3BC29
Triadic color palette with (297DC3, C3297D and 7DC329)

Triadic Palette

#297DC3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C3297D (Magenta (Dye)) and #7DC329 (Dark Lemon Lime) along with #297DC3, 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.

297DC3 C3297D 7DC329
Tetradic color palette with (297DC3, C3297D, C36F29 and 29C36F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #297DC3 has #C3297D (Magenta (Dye)), #C36F29 (Ruddy Brown) and #29C36F (UFO Green). 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.

297DC3 C3297D C36F29 29C36F
Square color palette with (297DC3, BC29C3, C36F29 and 30C329)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #297DC3 contains #BC29C3 (Steel Pink), #C36F29 (Ruddy Brown) and #30C329 (Lime 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.

297DC3 BC29C3 C36F29 30C329
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Hex #297DC3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #297DC3 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 297DC3 Color


  • Transparent 5497CF5497CF
  • Transparent 69A4D569A4D5
  • Transparent 7FB1DB7FB1DB
  • Transparent 94BEE194BEE1
  • Transparent A9CBE7A9CBE7
  • Transparent BFD8EDBFD8ED
  • Transparent D4E5F3D4E5F3
  • Transparent EAF2F9EAF2F9


  • Transparent 3A7EB63A7EB6
  • Transparent 437EAF437EAF
  • Transparent 4C7EA84C7EA8
  • Transparent 557FA2557FA2
  • Transparent 5D7F9B5D7F9B
  • Transparent 667F94667F94
  • Transparent 6F7F8D6F7F8D
  • Transparent 778087778087


  • Transparent 21649C21649C
  • Transparent 1D58891D5889
  • Transparent 194B75194B75
  • Transparent 153F62153F62
  • Transparent 10324E10324E
  • Transparent 0C263B0C263B
  • Transparent 081927081927
  • Transparent 040D14040D14

#297DC3 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.