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#8FAEE8 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Cobalt Blue

What is hex #8FAEE8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #8FAEE8 is Light Cobalt Blue. The RGB values are (143, 174, 232) which means it is composed of 26% red, 32% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:38 M:25 Y:0 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8FAEE8 has a hue of 219°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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 #8FAEE8 Color Codes

Color NameLight Cobalt Blue
RGB Values(143, 174, 232)
CMYK Values(38%, 25%, 0%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(219°, 38%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#9999FF
Inverse Color#705117 [Field Drab]
Closest Pantone®7451 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#E8C98F [Gold (Crayola)]
#8FAEE8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #8FAEE8 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8FAEE8. Complementary color is E8C98F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8FAEE8 is #E8C98F which is called Gold (Crayola). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8FAEE8 color is offered by #E8C98F. 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 (8FAEE8, 9D8FE8 and 8FDBE8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8FAEE8 are #9D8FE8 and #8FDBE8, called Light Pastel Purple and Medium Sky Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8FAEE8 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 (8FAEE8, E89D8F and DBE88F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8FAEE8 are #E89D8F (Tumbleweed) and #DBE88F (Key Lime). 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 (8FAEE8, E88FAE and AEE88F)

Triadic Palette

#8FAEE8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E88FAE (Charm Pink) and #AEE88F (Granny Smith Apple) along with #8FAEE8, 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 (8FAEE8, E88FAE, E8C98F and 8FE8C9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8FAEE8 has #E88FAE (Charm Pink), #E8C98F (Gold (Crayola)) and #8FE8C9 (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 (8FAEE8, E88FDB, E8C98F and 8FE89D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8FAEE8 contains #E88FDB (Orchid (Crayola)), #E8C98F (Gold (Crayola)) and #8FE89D (Light 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 #8FAEE8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8FAEE8 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 8FAEE8 Color


  • Transparent A5BEEDA5BEED
  • Transparent B1C6EFB1C6EF
  • Transparent BCCEF1BCCEF1
  • Transparent C7D7F4C7D7F4
  • Transparent D2DFF6D2DFF6
  • Transparent DDE7F8DDE7F8
  • Transparent E9EFFAE9EFFA
  • Transparent F4F7FDF4F7FD


  • Transparent 8CA5D38CA5D3
  • Transparent 8BA0C98BA0C9
  • Transparent 899CBE899CBE
  • Transparent 8897B48897B4
  • Transparent 8692AA8692AA
  • Transparent 858E9F858E9F
  • Transparent 838995838995
  • Transparent 82858A82858A


  • Transparent 728BBA728BBA
  • Transparent 647AA2647AA2
  • Transparent 56688B56688B
  • Transparent 485774485774
  • Transparent 39465D39465D
  • Transparent 2B34462B3446
  • Transparent 1D232E1D232E
  • Transparent 0E11170E1117

#8FAEE8 Color Patterns

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