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#40C9C9 Hex Code

Color Name: Medium Turquoise

What is hex #40C9C9 Color?

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The color name of hex code #40C9C9 is Medium Turquoise. The RGB values are (64, 201, 201) which means it is composed of 14% red, 43% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:68 M:0 Y:0 K:21. In the HSV/HSB scale, #40C9C9 has a hue of 180°, 68% saturation and a brightness value of 79%.
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 #40C9C9 Color Codes

Color NameMedium Turquoise
RGB Values(64, 201, 201)
CMYK Values(68%, 0%, 0%, 21%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 68%, 79%)
Closest Web Safe#33CCCC
Inverse Color#BF3636 [International Orange (Golden Gate Bridge)]
Closest Pantone®333 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#C94040 [Watermelon Red]
#40C9C9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #40C9C9 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 40C9C9. Complementary color is C94040

Complementary Palette

The complement of #40C9C9 is #C94040 which is called Watermelon Red. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #40C9C9 color is offered by #C94040. 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 (40C9C9, 4085C9 and 40C985)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #40C9C9 are #4085C9 and #40C985, called Cyan-Blue Azure and Ocean Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #40C9C9 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 (40C9C9, C94085 and C98540)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #40C9C9 are #C94085 (Smitten) and #C98540 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (40C9C9, C940C9 and C9C940)

Triadic Palette

#40C9C9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C940C9 (Steel Pink) and #C9C940 (Old Gold) along with #40C9C9, 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 (40C9C9, C940C9, C94040 and 40C940)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #40C9C9 has #C940C9 (Steel Pink), #C94040 (Watermelon Red) and #40C940 (Lime 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.

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Square color palette with (40C9C9, 8540C9, C94040 and 85C940)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #40C9C9 contains #8540C9 (Dark Orchid), #C94040 (Watermelon Red) and #85C940 (Yellow-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 #40C9C9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #40C9C9 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 40C9C9 Color


  • Transparent 66D4D466D4D4
  • Transparent 79D9D979D9D9
  • Transparent 8CDFDF8CDFDF
  • Transparent A0E4E4A0E4E4
  • Transparent B3E9E9B3E9E9
  • Transparent C6EFEFC6EFEF
  • Transparent D9F4F4D9F4F4
  • Transparent ECFAFAECFAFA


  • Transparent 4DBABA4DBABA
  • Transparent 53B3B353B3B3
  • Transparent 5AACAC5AACAC
  • Transparent 60A5A560A5A5
  • Transparent 669D9D669D9D
  • Transparent 6D96966D9696
  • Transparent 738F8F738F8F
  • Transparent 7A87877A8787


  • Transparent 33A1A133A1A1
  • Transparent 2D8D8D2D8D8D
  • Transparent 267979267979
  • Transparent 206565206565
  • Transparent 1A50501A5050
  • Transparent 133C3C133C3C
  • Transparent 0D28280D2828
  • Transparent 061414061414

#40C9C9 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.