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#699CEF Hex Code

Color Name: Cornflower Blue

What is hex #699CEF Color?

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The color name of hex code #699CEF is Cornflower Blue. The RGB values are (105, 156, 239) which means it is composed of 21% red, 31% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:56 M:35 Y:0 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, #699CEF has a hue of 217°, 56% 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.

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Hex #699CEF Color Codes

Color NameCornflower Blue
RGB Values(105, 156, 239)
CMYK Values(56%, 35%, 0%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(217°, 56%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#6699FF
Inverse Color#966310 [Golden Brown]
Closest Pantone®284 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#EFBC69 [Middle Yellow Red]
#699CEF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A7A7A7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#969696
Weighted Average (Luma)#979797
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Hex #699CEF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 699CEF. Complementary color is EFBC69

Complementary Palette

The complement of #699CEF is #EFBC69 which is called Middle Yellow Red. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #699CEF color is offered by #EFBC69. 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 (699CEF, 7969EF and 69DFEF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #699CEF are #7969EF and #69DFEF, called Medium Slate Blue and Sky Blue (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #699CEF 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 (699CEF, EF7969 and DFEF69)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #699CEF are #EF7969 (Coral Reef) and #DFEF69 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (699CEF, EF699C and 9CEF69)

Triadic Palette

#699CEF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EF699C (Cyclamen) and #9CEF69 (Inchworm) along with #699CEF, 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 (699CEF, EF699C, EFBC69 and 69EFBC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #699CEF has #EF699C (Cyclamen), #EFBC69 (Middle Yellow Red) and #69EFBC (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 (699CEF, EF69DF, EFBC69 and 69EF79)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #699CEF contains #EF69DF (Orchid), #EFBC69 (Middle Yellow Red) and #69EF79 (Very Light Malachite 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.

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Hex #699CEF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #699CEF 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 699CEF Color


  • Transparent 87B0F287B0F2
  • Transparent 96BAF496BAF4
  • Transparent A5C4F5A5C4F5
  • Transparent B4CEF7B4CEF7
  • Transparent C3D7F9C3D7F9
  • Transparent D2E1FAD2E1FA
  • Transparent E1EBFCE1EBFC
  • Transparent F0F5FDF0F5FD


  • Transparent 6E96D96E96D9
  • Transparent 7094CE7094CE
  • Transparent 7291C37291C3
  • Transparent 758EB8758EB8
  • Transparent 778BAC778BAC
  • Transparent 7988A17988A1
  • Transparent 7B86967B8696
  • Transparent 7E838B7E838B


  • Transparent 547DBF547DBF
  • Transparent 4A6DA74A6DA7
  • Transparent 3F5E8F3F5E8F
  • Transparent 354E78354E78
  • Transparent 2A3E602A3E60
  • Transparent 202F48202F48
  • Transparent 151F30151F30
  • Transparent 0B10180B1018

#699CEF 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.