#517E8F Hex Code

Color Name: Jelly Bean Blue

What is hex #517E8F Color?

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The color name of hex code #517E8F is Jelly Bean Blue. The RGB values are (81, 126, 143) which means it is composed of 23% red, 36% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:43 M:12 Y:0 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, #517E8F has a hue of 196°, 43% 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 #517E8F Color Codes

Color NameJelly Bean Blue
RGB Values(81, 126, 143)
CMYK Values(43%, 12%, 0%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(196°, 43%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#AE8170 [Light Taupe]
Closest Pantone®5483 C
Closest RAL6033 [Mint turquoise]
Complementary Color#8F6251 [Spicy Mix]
#517E8F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#727272
Weighted Average (Luma)#767676
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AFAFAF

Hex #517E8F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 517E8F. Complementary color is 8F6251

Complementary Palette

The complement of #517E8F is #8F6251 which is called Spicy Mix. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #517E8F color is offered by #8F6251. 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 (517E8F, 515F8F and 518F81)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #517E8F are #515F8F and #518F81, called UCLA Blue and Wintergreen Dream, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #517E8F 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 (517E8F, 8F515F and 8F8151)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #517E8F are #8F515F (Rose Taupe) and #8F8151 (Dark Tan). 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 (517E8F, 8F517E and 7E8F51)

Triadic Palette

#517E8F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8F517E (Razzmic Berry) and #7E8F51 (Moss Green) along with #517E8F, 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 (517E8F, 8F517E, 8F6251 and 518F62)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #517E8F has #8F517E (Razzmic Berry), #8F6251 (Spicy Mix) and #518F62 (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.

Square color palette with (517E8F, 81518F, 8F6251 and 5F8F51)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #517E8F contains #81518F (Dark Lavender), #8F6251 (Spicy Mix) and #5F8F51 (Middle 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #517E8F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #517E8F 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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#517E8F 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.