#488E8E Hex Code

Color Name: Jelly Bean Blue

What is hex #488E8E Color?

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The color name of hex code #488E8E is Jelly Bean Blue. The RGB values are (72, 142, 142) which means it is composed of 20% red, 40% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:49 M:0 Y:0 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, #488E8E has a hue of 180°, 49% saturation and a brightness value of 56%.
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 #488E8E Color Codes

Color NameJelly Bean Blue
RGB Values(72, 142, 142)
CMYK Values(49%, 0%, 0%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 49%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#339999
Inverse Color#B77171 [Rose Gold]
Closest Pantone®5483 C
Closest RAL6033 [Mint turquoise]
Complementary Color#8E4848 [Cordovan]
#488E8E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#777777
Weighted Average (Most Common)#797979
Weighted Average (Luma)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B5B5B5

Hex #488E8E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 488E8E. Complementary color is 8E4848

Complementary Palette

The complement of #488E8E is #8E4848 which is called Cordovan. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #488E8E color is offered by #8E4848. 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 (488E8E, 486B8E and 488E6B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #488E8E are #486B8E and #488E6B, called Queen Blue and Deep Aquamarine, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #488E8E 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 (488E8E, 8E486B and 8E6B48)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #488E8E are #8E486B (Twilight Lavender) and #8E6B48 (Dark Brown-Tangelo). 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 (488E8E, 8E488E and 8E8E48)

Triadic Palette

#488E8E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8E488E (Plum) and #8E8E48 (Dark Tan) along with #488E8E, 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 (488E8E, 8E488E, 8E4848 and 488E48)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #488E8E has #8E488E (Plum), #8E4848 (Cordovan) and #488E48 (May 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 (488E8E, 6B488E, 8E4848 and 6B8E48)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #488E8E contains #6B488E (Dark Lavender), #8E4848 (Cordovan) and #6B8E48 (Palm Leaf). 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 #488E8E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #488E8E 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 Jelly Bean Blue Color


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#488E8E Color Patterns

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    Jelly Bean Blue Gingham Checks

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    Jelly Bean Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Jelly Bean Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Jelly Bean Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Jelly Bean Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Jelly Bean Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Jelly Bean Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Jelly Bean 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.