#3BD1F9 Hex Code

Color Name: Picton Blue

What is hex #3BD1F9 Color?

Picton Blue (Hex code: 3BD1F9) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #3BD1F9 is Picton Blue. The RGB values are (59, 209, 249) which means it is composed of 11% red, 40% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:76 M:16 Y:0 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3BD1F9 has a hue of 193°, 76% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Hex #3BD1F9 Color Codes

Color NamePicton Blue
RGB Values(59, 209, 249)
CMYK Values(76%, 16%, 0%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(193°, 76%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#33CCFF
Inverse Color#C42E06 [Mahogany]
Closest Pantone®298 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#F9633B [Orange Soda]
#3BD1F9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D4D4D4

Hex #3BD1F9 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3BD1F9. Complementary color is F9633B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3BD1F9 is #F9633B which is called Orange Soda. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3BD1F9 color is offered by #F9633B. 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 (3BD1F9, 3B72F9 and 3BF9C2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3BD1F9 are #3B72F9 and #3BF9C2, called Ultramarine Blue and Turquoise, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3BD1F9 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (3BD1F9, F93B72 and F9C23B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3BD1F9 are #F93B72 (Magic Potion) and #F9C23B (Saffron). 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 (3BD1F9, F93BD1 and D1F93B)

Triadic Palette

#3BD1F9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F93BD1 (Razzle Dazzle Rose) and #D1F93B (Pear) along with #3BD1F9, 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 (3BD1F9, F93BD1, F9633B and 3BF963)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3BD1F9 has #F93BD1 (Razzle Dazzle Rose), #F9633B (Orange Soda) and #3BF963 (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.

Square color palette with (3BD1F9, C23BF9, F9633B and 72F93B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3BD1F9 contains #C23BF9 (Purple (X11)), #F9633B (Orange Soda) and #72F93B (Spring Frost). 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

Hex #3BD1F9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3BD1F9 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.

Shades of Picton Blue Color


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#3BD1F9 Color Patterns

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    Picton Blue Gingham Checks

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    Picton Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Picton Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Picton Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Picton Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Picton Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Picton Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Picton Blue Plaid Pattern

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.