#8BA1EE Hex Code

Color Name: Light Cobalt Blue

What is hex #8BA1EE Color?

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The color name of hex code #8BA1EE is Light Cobalt Blue. The RGB values are (139, 161, 238) which means it is composed of 26% red, 30% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:42 M:32 Y:0 K:7. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8BA1EE has a hue of 227°, 42% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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 #8BA1EE Color Codes

Color NameLight Cobalt Blue
RGB Values(139, 161, 238)
CMYK Values(42%, 32%, 0%, 7%)
HSV/HSB Values(227°, 42%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#9999FF
Inverse Color#745E11 [Field Drab]
Closest Pantone®7451 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#EED88B [Flax]
#8BA1EE Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Luma)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CACACA

Hex #8BA1EE Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8BA1EE. Complementary color is EED88B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8BA1EE is #EED88B which is called Flax. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8BA1EE color is offered by #EED88B. 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 (8BA1EE, A78BEE and 8BD3EE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8BA1EE are #A78BEE and #8BD3EE, called Lavender (Floral) and Baby Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8BA1EE 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 (8BA1EE, EEA78B and D3EE8B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8BA1EE are #EEA78B (Tumbleweed) and #D3EE8B (Yellow-Green (Crayola)). 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 (8BA1EE, EE8BA1 and A1EE8B)

Triadic Palette

#8BA1EE triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #EE8BA1 (Vanilla Ice) and #A1EE8B (Light Green) along with #8BA1EE, 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 (8BA1EE, EE8BA1, EED88B and 8BEED8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8BA1EE has #EE8BA1 (Vanilla Ice), #EED88B (Flax) and #8BEED8 (Pale Robin Egg Blue). 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 (8BA1EE, EE8BD3, EED88B and 8BEEA7)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8BA1EE contains #EE8BD3 (Princess Perfume), #EED88B (Flax) and #8BEEA7 (Teal Deer). 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 #8BA1EE Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8BA1EE 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of 8BA1EE Color


  • Transparent A2B4F1A2B4F1
  • Transparent AEBDF3AEBDF3
  • Transparent B9C7F5B9C7F5
  • Transparent C5D0F7C5D0F7
  • Transparent D1D9F8D1D9F8
  • Transparent DCE3FADCE3FA
  • Transparent E8ECFCE8ECFC
  • Transparent F3F6FDF3F6FD


  • Transparent 899AD8899AD8
  • Transparent 8897CD8897CD
  • Transparent 8794C28794C2
  • Transparent 8691B78691B7
  • Transparent 848DAC848DAC
  • Transparent 838AA1838AA1
  • Transparent 828796828796
  • Transparent 81838B81838B


  • Transparent 6F81BE6F81BE
  • Transparent 6171A76171A7
  • Transparent 53618F53618F
  • Transparent 465177465177
  • Transparent 38405F38405F
  • Transparent 2A30472A3047
  • Transparent 1C20301C2030
  • Transparent 0E10180E1018

#8BA1EE 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.

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