#6096EF Hex Code

Color Name: Cornflower Blue

What is hex #6096EF Color?

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The color name of hex code #6096EF is Cornflower Blue. The RGB values are (96, 150, 239) which means it is composed of 20% red, 31% green and 49% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:60 M:37 Y:0 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6096EF has a hue of 217°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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 #6096EF Color Codes

Color NameCornflower Blue
RGB Values(96, 150, 239)
CMYK Values(60%, 37%, 0%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(217°, 60%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#6699FF
Inverse Color#9F6910 [Golden Brown]
Closest Pantone®2718 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#EFB960 [Rajah]
#6096EF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#909090
Weighted Average (Luma)#919191
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C0C0C0

Hex #6096EF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6096EF. Complementary color is EFB960

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6096EF is #EFB960 which is called Rajah. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6096EF color is offered by #EFB960. 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 (6096EF, 7260EF and 60DEEF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6096EF are #7260EF and #60DEEF, called Medium Slate Blue and Sky Blue (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6096EF 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 (6096EF, EF7260 and DEEF60)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6096EF are #EF7260 (Terra Cotta) and #DEEF60 (Booger Buster). 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 (6096EF, EF6096 and 96EF60)

Triadic Palette

#6096EF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EF6096 (Light Crimson) and #96EF60 (Inchworm) along with #6096EF, 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 (6096EF, EF6096, EFB960 and 60EFB9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6096EF has #EF6096 (Light Crimson), #EFB960 (Rajah) and #60EFB9 (Medium Aquamarine). 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 (6096EF, EF60DE, EFB960 and 60EF72)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6096EF contains #EF60DE (Light Deep Pink), #EFB960 (Rajah) and #60EF72 (Screamin' 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 #6096EF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6096EF 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 Cornflower Blue Color


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#6096EF Color Patterns

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    Cornflower Blue Gingham Checks

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    Cornflower Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Cornflower Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Cornflower Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Cornflower Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Cornflower Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Cornflower Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Cornflower 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.