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#53BBE2 Hex Code

Color Name: Picton Blue

What is hex #53BBE2 Color?

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The color name of hex code #53BBE2 is Picton Blue. The RGB values are (83, 187, 226) which means it is composed of 17% red, 38% green and 46% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:63 M:17 Y:0 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #53BBE2 has a hue of 196°, 63% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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 #53BBE2 Color Codes

Color NamePicton Blue
RGB Values(83, 187, 226)
CMYK Values(63%, 17%, 0%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(196°, 63%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#66CCCC
Inverse Color#AC441D [Metallic Brown]
Closest Pantone®637 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#E27A53 [Burnt Sienna]
#53BBE2 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Luma)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Hex #53BBE2 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 53BBE2. Complementary color is E27A53

Complementary Palette

The complement of #53BBE2 is #E27A53 which is called Burnt Sienna. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #53BBE2 color is offered by #E27A53. 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 (53BBE2, 5374E2 and 53E2C2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #53BBE2 are #5374E2 and #53E2C2, called Royal Blue and Medium Turquoise, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #53BBE2 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 (53BBE2, E25374 and E2C253)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #53BBE2 are #E25374 (Dark Pink) and #E2C253 (Maize (Crayola)). 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 (53BBE2, E253BB and BBE253)

Triadic Palette

#53BBE2 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E253BB (Deep Fuchsia) and #BBE253 (June Bud) along with #53BBE2, 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 (53BBE2, E253BB, E27A53 and 53E27A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #53BBE2 has #E253BB (Deep Fuchsia), #E27A53 (Burnt Sienna) and #53E27A (Very Light Malachite 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 (53BBE2, C253E2, E27A53 and 74E253)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #53BBE2 contains #C253E2 (Medium Orchid), #E27A53 (Burnt Sienna) and #74E253 (Kiwi). 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 #53BBE2 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #53BBE2 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 53BBE2 Color


  • Transparent 75C9E875C9E8
  • Transparent 87CFEB87CFEB
  • Transparent 98D6EE98D6EE
  • Transparent A9DDF1A9DDF1
  • Transparent BAE4F3BAE4F3
  • Transparent CBEBF6CBEBF6
  • Transparent DDF1F9DDF1F9
  • Transparent EEF8FCEEF8FC


  • Transparent 5CAFCE5CAFCE
  • Transparent 61A9C561A9C5
  • Transparent 65A3BB65A3BB
  • Transparent 6A9EB16A9EB1
  • Transparent 6E98A76E98A7
  • Transparent 73929D73929D
  • Transparent 778C94778C94
  • Transparent 7C868A7C868A


  • Transparent 4296B54296B5
  • Transparent 3A839E3A839E
  • Transparent 327088327088
  • Transparent 2A5E712A5E71
  • Transparent 214B5A214B5A
  • Transparent 193844193844
  • Transparent 11252D11252D
  • Transparent 081317081317

#53BBE2 Color Patterns

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