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#96AEC7 Hex Code

Color Name: Wild Blue Yonder

What is hex #96AEC7 Color?

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The color name of hex code #96AEC7 is Wild Blue Yonder. The RGB values are (150, 174, 199) which means it is composed of 29% red, 33% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:13 Y:0 K:22. In the HSV/HSB scale, #96AEC7 has a hue of 211°, 25% saturation and a brightness value of 78%.
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 #96AEC7 Color Codes

Color NameWild Blue Yonder
RGB Values(150, 174, 199)
CMYK Values(25%, 13%, 0%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(211°, 25%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#695138 [Coffee]
Closest Pantone®7681 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#C7AF96 [Khaki (HTML/CSS)]
#96AEC7 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #96AEC7 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 96AEC7. Complementary color is C7AF96

Complementary Palette

The complement of #96AEC7 is #C7AF96 which is called Khaki (HTML/CSS). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #96AEC7 color is offered by #C7AF96. 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 (96AEC7, 9796C7 and 96C7C7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #96AEC7 are #9796C7 and #96C7C7, called Ceil and Dark Sky Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #96AEC7 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 (96AEC7, C79796 and C7C796)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #96AEC7 are #C79796 (Tuscany) and #C7C796 (Sage). 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 (96AEC7, C796AE and AEC796)

Triadic Palette

#96AEC7 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C796AE (Tuscany) and #AEC796 (Laurel Green) along with #96AEC7, 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 (96AEC7, C796AE, C7AF96 and 96C7AF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #96AEC7 has #C796AE (Tuscany), #C7AF96 (Khaki (HTML/CSS)) and #96C7AF (Eton 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.

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Square color palette with (96AEC7, C796C7, C7AF96 and 96C797)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #96AEC7 contains #C796C7 (Pastel Violet), #C7AF96 (Khaki (HTML/CSS)) and #96C797 (Eton Blue). 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 #96AEC7 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #96AEC7 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 96AEC7 Color


  • Transparent ABBED2ABBED2
  • Transparent B6C6D8B6C6D8
  • Transparent C0CEDDC0CEDD
  • Transparent CBD7E3CBD7E3
  • Transparent D5DFE9D5DFE9
  • Transparent E0E7EEE0E7EE
  • Transparent EAEFF4EAEFF4
  • Transparent F5F7F9F5F7F9


  • Transparent 92A5B992A5B9
  • Transparent 8FA0B28FA0B2
  • Transparent 8D9CAB8D9CAB
  • Transparent 8B97A48B97A4
  • Transparent 89929C89929C
  • Transparent 878E95878E95
  • Transparent 84898E84898E
  • Transparent 828587828587


  • Transparent 788B9F788B9F
  • Transparent 697A8B697A8B
  • Transparent 5A68775A6877
  • Transparent 4B57644B5764
  • Transparent 3C46503C4650
  • Transparent 2D343C2D343C
  • Transparent 1E23281E2328
  • Transparent 0F11140F1114

#96AEC7 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.