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#4C9BB0 Hex Code

Color Name: Cadet Blue

What is hex #4C9BB0 Color?

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The color name of hex code #4C9BB0 is Cadet Blue. The RGB values are (76, 155, 176) which means it is composed of 19% red, 38% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:57 M:12 Y:0 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, #4C9BB0 has a hue of 193°, 57% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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 #4C9BB0 Color Codes

Color NameCadet Blue
RGB Values(76, 155, 176)
CMYK Values(57%, 12%, 0%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(193°, 57%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#339999
Inverse Color#B3644F [Electric Brown]
Closest Pantone®2234 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#B0614C [Giant's Club]
#4C9BB0 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#868686
Weighted Average (Luma)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BDBDBD

Hex #4C9BB0 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4C9BB0. Complementary color is B0614C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #4C9BB0 is #B0614C which is called Giant's Club. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4C9BB0 color is offered by #B0614C. 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.

4C9BB0 B0614C
Analogous color palette with (4C9BB0, 4C69B0 and 4CB093)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #4C9BB0 are #4C69B0 and #4CB093, called Blue Yonder and Ocean Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #4C9BB0 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.

4C9BB0 4C69B0 4CB093
Split Complementary color palette with (4C9BB0, B04C69 and B0934C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #4C9BB0 are #B04C69 (Irresistible) and #B0934C (Bronze (Metallic)). 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.

4C9BB0 B04C69 B0934C
Triadic color palette with (4C9BB0, B04C9B and 9BB04C)

Triadic Palette

#4C9BB0 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B04C9B (Rose Quartz Pink) and #9BB04C (Brass) along with #4C9BB0, 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.

4C9BB0 B04C9B 9BB04C
Tetradic color palette with (4C9BB0, B04C9B, B0614C and 4CB061)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #4C9BB0 has #B04C9B (Rose Quartz Pink), #B0614C (Giant's Club) and #4CB061 (Medium Sea 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.

4C9BB0 B04C9B B0614C 4CB061
Square color palette with (4C9BB0, 934CB0, B0614C and 69B04C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #4C9BB0 contains #934CB0 (Purpureus), #B0614C (Giant's Club) and #69B04C (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.

4C9BB0 934CB0 B0614C 69B04C
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Hex #4C9BB0 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #4C9BB0 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.

4C9AB0 534CB0 A94CB0 B04C61 B08D4C 7EB04C 4CB070

Tints, Tones & Shades of 4C9BB0 Color


  • Transparent 70AFC070AFC0
  • Transparent 82B9C882B9C8
  • Transparent 94C3D094C3D0
  • Transparent A6CDD8A6CDD8
  • Transparent B7D7DFB7D7DF
  • Transparent C9E1E7C9E1E7
  • Transparent DBEBEFDBEBEF
  • Transparent EDF5F7EDF5F7


  • Transparent 5696A65696A6
  • Transparent 5C93A25C93A2
  • Transparent 61909D61909D
  • Transparent 668E98668E98
  • Transparent 6B8B936B8B93
  • Transparent 70888E70888E
  • Transparent 76858A76858A
  • Transparent 7B83857B8385


  • Transparent 3D7C8D3D7C8D
  • Transparent 356D7B356D7B
  • Transparent 2E5D6A2E5D6A
  • Transparent 264E58264E58
  • Transparent 1E3E461E3E46
  • Transparent 172F35172F35
  • Transparent 0F1F230F1F23
  • Transparent 081012081012

#4C9BB0 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.