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#73CAE5 Hex Code

Color Name: Sky Blue (Crayola)

What is hex #73CAE5 Color?

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The color name of hex code #73CAE5 is Sky Blue (Crayola). The RGB values are (115, 202, 229) which means it is composed of 21% red, 37% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:50 M:12 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, #73CAE5 has a hue of 194°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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 #73CAE5 Color Codes

Color NameSky Blue (Crayola)
RGB Values(115, 202, 229)
CMYK Values(50%, 12%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(194°, 50%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#66CCCC
Inverse Color#8C351A [Kobe]
Closest Pantone®297 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#E58E73 [Middle Red]
#73CAE5 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B6B6B6
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Luma)#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D6D6D6

Hex #73CAE5 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 73CAE5. Complementary color is E58E73

Complementary Palette

The complement of #73CAE5 is #E58E73 which is called Middle Red. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #73CAE5 color is offered by #E58E73. 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 (73CAE5, 7391E5 and 73E5C7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #73CAE5 are #7391E5 and #73E5C7, called Cornflower Blue and Pearl Aqua, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #73CAE5 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 (73CAE5, E57391 and E5C773)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #73CAE5 are #E57391 (Pale Red-Violet) and #E5C773 (Arylide Yellow). 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 (73CAE5, E573CA and CAE573)

Triadic Palette

#73CAE5 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E573CA (Orchid) and #CAE573 (Yellow-Green (Crayola)) along with #73CAE5, 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 (73CAE5, E573CA, E58E73 and 73E58E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #73CAE5 has #E573CA (Orchid), #E58E73 (Middle Red) and #73E58E (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 (73CAE5, C773E5, E58E73 and 91E573)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #73CAE5 contains #C773E5 (Deep Mauve), #E58E73 (Middle Red) and #91E573 (Pastel 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 #73CAE5 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #73CAE5 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 73CAE5 Color


  • Transparent 8FD5EA8FD5EA
  • Transparent 9DDAED9DDAED
  • Transparent ABDFEFABDFEF
  • Transparent B9E5F2B9E5F2
  • Transparent C7EAF5C7EAF5
  • Transparent D5EFF7D5EFF7
  • Transparent E3F4FAE3F4FA
  • Transparent F1FAFCF1FAFC


  • Transparent 76BBD176BBD1
  • Transparent 77B4C777B4C7
  • Transparent 78ACBD78ACBD
  • Transparent 7AA5B37AA5B3
  • Transparent 7B9EA87B9EA8
  • Transparent 7C969E7C969E
  • Transparent 7D8F947D8F94
  • Transparent 7F878A7F878A


  • Transparent 5CA2B75CA2B7
  • Transparent 518DA0518DA0
  • Transparent 457989457989
  • Transparent 3A65733A6573
  • Transparent 2E515C2E515C
  • Transparent 233D45233D45
  • Transparent 17282E17282E
  • Transparent 0C14170C1417

#73CAE5 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.