#3CAEBC Hex Code

Color Name: Moonstone

What is hex #3CAEBC Color?

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The color name of hex code #3CAEBC is Moonstone. The RGB values are (60, 174, 188) which means it is composed of 14% red, 41% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:68 M:7 Y:0 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3CAEBC has a hue of 187°, 68% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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 #3CAEBC Color Codes

Color NameMoonstone
RGB Values(60, 174, 188)
CMYK Values(68%, 7%, 0%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(187°, 68%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#3399CC
Inverse Color#C35143 [Deep Chestnut]
Closest Pantone®631 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#BC4A3C [Deep Chestnut]
#3CAEBC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Luma)#979797
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C3C3C3

Hex #3CAEBC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3CAEBC. Complementary color is BC4A3C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3CAEBC is #BC4A3C which is called Deep Chestnut. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3CAEBC color is offered by #BC4A3C. 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 (3CAEBC, 3C6EBC and 3CBC8A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3CAEBC are #3C6EBC and #3CBC8A, called Han Blue and Mint, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3CAEBC 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 (3CAEBC, BC3C6E and BC8A3C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3CAEBC are #BC3C6E (Irresistible) and #BC8A3C (Peru). 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 (3CAEBC, BC3CAE and AEBC3C)

Triadic Palette

#3CAEBC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BC3CAE (Byzantine) and #AEBC3C (Android Green) along with #3CAEBC, 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 (3CAEBC, BC3CAE, BC4A3C and 3CBC4A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3CAEBC has #BC3CAE (Byzantine), #BC4A3C (Deep Chestnut) and #3CBC4A (American 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 (3CAEBC, 8A3CBC, BC4A3C and 6EBC3C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3CAEBC contains #8A3CBC (Dark Orchid), #BC4A3C (Deep Chestnut) and #6EBC3C (Apple). 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 #3CAEBC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3CAEBC 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 Moonstone Color


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#3CAEBC Color Patterns

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    Moonstone Gingham Checks

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    Moonstone Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Moonstone Polka Dots Pattern

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    Moonstone Honeycomb Pattern

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    Moonstone Leaves Pattern

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    Moonstone Houndstooth Pattern

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    Moonstone Trellis Pattern

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    Moonstone 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.