#80DFFF Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Cyan

What is hex #80DFFF Color?

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The color name of hex code #80DFFF is Pale Cyan. The RGB values are (128, 223, 255) which means it is composed of 21% red, 37% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:50 M:13 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #80DFFF has a hue of 195°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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 #80DFFF Color Codes

Color NamePale Cyan
RGB Values(128, 223, 255)
CMYK Values(50%, 13%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(195°, 50%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCFF
Inverse Color#7F2000 [Kenyan Copper]
Closest Pantone®Blue 0821 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#FFA080 [Light Salmon]
#80DFFF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CACACA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C6C6C6
Weighted Average (Luma)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Hex #80DFFF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 80DFFF. Complementary color is FFA080

Complementary Palette

The complement of #80DFFF is #FFA080 which is called Light Salmon. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #80DFFF color is offered by #FFA080. 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 (80DFFF, 80A0FF and 80FFE0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #80DFFF are #80A0FF and #80FFE0, called French Sky Blue and Aquamarine, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #80DFFF 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 (80DFFF, FF80A0 and FFE080)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #80DFFF are #FF80A0 (Tickle Me Pink) and #FFE080 (Jasmine). 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 (80DFFF, FF80DF and DFFF80)

Triadic Palette

#80DFFF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF80DF (Pale Magenta) and #DFFF80 (Mindaro) along with #80DFFF, 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 (80DFFF, FF80DF, FFA080 and 80FFA0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #80DFFF has #FF80DF (Pale Magenta), #FFA080 (Light Salmon) and #80FFA0 (Mint 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 (80DFFF, E080FF, FFA080 and A0FF80)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #80DFFF contains #E080FF (Heliotrope), #FFA080 (Light Salmon) and #A0FF80 (Mint 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 #80DFFF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #80DFFF 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.

#80DFFF Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 80DFFF

    Pale Cyan 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.