#87FFF9 Hex Code

Color Name: Electric Blue

What is hex #87FFF9 Color?

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The color name of hex code #87FFF9 is Electric Blue. The RGB values are (135, 255, 249) which means it is composed of 21% red, 40% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:47 M:0 Y:2 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #87FFF9 has a hue of 177°, 47% 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 #87FFF9 Color Codes

Color NameElectric Blue
RGB Values(135, 255, 249)
CMYK Values(47%, 0%, 2%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(177°, 47%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#99FFFF
Inverse Color#780006 [Maroon (HTML/CSS)]
Closest Pantone®304 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#FF878D [Tulip]
#87FFF9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D5D5D5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DADADA
Weighted Average (Luma)#E5E5E5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EBEBEB

Hex #87FFF9 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 87FFF9. Complementary color is FF878D

Complementary Palette

The complement of #87FFF9 is #FF878D which is called Tulip. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #87FFF9 color is offered by #FF878D. 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 (87FFF9, 87C9FF and 87FFBD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #87FFF9 are #87C9FF and #87FFBD, called Light Sky Blue and Aquamarine, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #87FFF9 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 (87FFF9, FF87C9 and FFBD87)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #87FFF9 are #FF87C9 (Princess Perfume) and #FFBD87 (Macaroni And Cheese). 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 (87FFF9, F987FF and FFF987)

Triadic Palette

#87FFF9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F987FF (Light Fuchsia Pink) and #FFF987 (Pastel Yellow) along with #87FFF9, 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 (87FFF9, F987FF, FF878D and 8DFF87)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #87FFF9 has #F987FF (Light Fuchsia Pink), #FF878D (Tulip) and #8DFF87 (Light 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 (87FFF9, BD87FF, FF878D and C9FF87)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #87FFF9 contains #BD87FF (Pale Violet), #FF878D (Tulip) and #C9FF87 (Mindaro). 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 #87FFF9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #87FFF9 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 Electric Blue Color


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#87FFF9 Color Patterns

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    Electric Blue Gingham Checks

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    Electric Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Electric Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Electric Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Electric Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Electric Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Electric Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Electric 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.