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#4B96A2 Hex Code

Color Name: Cadet Blue

What is hex #4B96A2 Color?

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The color name of hex code #4B96A2 is Cadet Blue. The RGB values are (75, 150, 162) which means it is composed of 19% red, 39% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:54 M:7 Y:0 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, #4B96A2 has a hue of 188°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 64%.
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 #4B96A2 Color Codes

Color NameCadet Blue
RGB Values(75, 150, 162)
CMYK Values(54%, 7%, 0%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(188°, 54%, 64%)
Closest Web Safe#339999
Inverse Color#B4695D [Electric Brown]
Closest Pantone®2234 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#A2574B [Redwood]
#4B96A2 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#818181
Weighted Average (Most Common)#818181
Weighted Average (Luma)#878787
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Hex #4B96A2 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4B96A2. Complementary color is A2574B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #4B96A2 is #A2574B which is called Redwood. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4B96A2 color is offered by #A2574B. 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.

4B96A2 A2574B
Analogous color palette with (4B96A2, 4B6BA2 and 4BA283)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #4B96A2 are #4B6BA2 and #4BA283, called Blue Yonder and Zomp, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #4B96A2 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.

4B96A2 4B6BA2 4BA283
Split Complementary color palette with (4B96A2, A24B6B and A2834B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #4B96A2 are #A24B6B (China Rose) and #A2834B (Dirt). 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.

4B96A2 A24B6B A2834B
Triadic color palette with (4B96A2, A24B96 and 96A24B)

Triadic Palette

#4B96A2 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A24B96 (Purpureus) and #96A24B (Moss Green) along with #4B96A2, 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 (4B96A2, A24B96, A2574B and 4BA257)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #4B96A2 has #A24B96 (Purpureus), #A2574B (Redwood) and #4BA257 (Middle 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.

4B96A2 A24B96 A2574B 4BA257
Square color palette with (4B96A2, 834BA2, A2574B and 6BA24B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #4B96A2 contains #834BA2 (Royal Purple), #A2574B (Redwood) and #6BA24B (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.

4B96A2 834BA2 A2574B 6BA24B
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Hex #4B96A2 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #4B96A2 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 4B96A2 Color


  • Transparent 6FABB56FABB5
  • Transparent 81B6BE81B6BE
  • Transparent 93C0C793C0C7
  • Transparent A5CBD1A5CBD1
  • Transparent B7D5DAB7D5DA
  • Transparent C9E0E3C9E0E3
  • Transparent DBEAECDBEAEC
  • Transparent EDF5F6EDF5F6


  • Transparent 56929B56929B
  • Transparent 5B8F985B8F98
  • Transparent 608D94608D94
  • Transparent 668B91668B91
  • Transparent 6B898E6B898E
  • Transparent 70878A70878A
  • Transparent 758487758487
  • Transparent 7B82837B8283


  • Transparent 3C78823C7882
  • Transparent 356971356971
  • Transparent 2D5A612D5A61
  • Transparent 264B51264B51
  • Transparent 1E3C411E3C41
  • Transparent 172D31172D31
  • Transparent 0F1E200F1E20
  • Transparent 080F10080F10

#4B96A2 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.