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#2E96D1 Hex Code

Color Name: Tufts Blue

What is hex #2E96D1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #2E96D1 is Tufts Blue. The RGB values are (46, 150, 209) which means it is composed of 11% red, 37% green and 52% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:78 M:28 Y:0 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2E96D1 has a hue of 202°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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 #2E96D1 Color Codes

Color NameTufts Blue
RGB Values(46, 150, 209)
CMYK Values(78%, 28%, 0%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(202°, 78%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#3399CC
Inverse Color#D1692E [Chocolate (Web)]
Closest Pantone®7689 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#D1692E [Chocolate (Web)]
#2E96D1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#878787
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7D7D7D
Weighted Average (Luma)#848484
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B8B8B8

Hex #2E96D1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2E96D1. Complementary color is D1692E

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2E96D1 is #D1692E which is called Chocolate (Web). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2E96D1 color is offered by #D1692E. 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 (2E96D1, 2E45D1 and 2ED1BB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2E96D1 are #2E45D1 and #2ED1BB, called New Car and Maximum Blue Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2E96D1 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (2E96D1, D12E44 and D1BB2E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2E96D1 are #D12E44 (Rusty Red) and #D1BB2E (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.

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Triadic color palette with (2E96D1, D12E96 and 96D12E)

Triadic Palette

#2E96D1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D12E96 (Royal Fuchsia) and #96D12E (Yellow-Green) along with #2E96D1, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (2E96D1, D12E96, D1692E and 2ED169)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2E96D1 has #D12E96 (Royal Fuchsia), #D1692E (Chocolate (Web)) and #2ED169 (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.

2E96D1 D12E96 D1692E 2ED169
Square color palette with (2E96D1, BB2ED1, D1692E and 44D12E)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2E96D1 contains #BB2ED1 (Steel Pink), #D1692E (Chocolate (Web)) and #44D12E (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.

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Hex #2E96D1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2E96D1 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 2E96D1 Color


  • Transparent 58ABDA58ABDA
  • Transparent 6DB6DF6DB6DF
  • Transparent 82C0E382C0E3
  • Transparent 97CBE897CBE8
  • Transparent ABD5EDABD5ED
  • Transparent C0E0F1C0E0F1
  • Transparent D5EAF6D5EAF6
  • Transparent EAF5FAEAF5FA


  • Transparent 3E92C13E92C1
  • Transparent 478FB9478FB9
  • Transparent 4F8DB14F8DB1
  • Transparent 578BA9578BA9
  • Transparent 5F89A05F89A0
  • Transparent 678798678798
  • Transparent 708490708490
  • Transparent 788288788288


  • Transparent 2578A72578A7
  • Transparent 206992206992
  • Transparent 1C5A7D1C5A7D
  • Transparent 174B69174B69
  • Transparent 123C54123C54
  • Transparent 0E2D3F0E2D3F
  • Transparent 091E2A091E2A
  • Transparent 050F15050F15

#2E96D1 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.