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#99ACDF Hex Code

Color Name: Light Cobalt Blue

What is hex #99ACDF Color?

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The color name of hex code #99ACDF is Light Cobalt Blue. The RGB values are (153, 172, 223) which means it is composed of 28% red, 31% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:31 M:23 Y:0 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, #99ACDF has a hue of 224°, 31% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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 #99ACDF Color Codes

Color NameLight Cobalt Blue
RGB Values(153, 172, 223)
CMYK Values(31%, 23%, 0%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(224°, 31%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#665320 [Field Drab]
Closest Pantone®2716 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#DFCC99 [Gold (Crayola)]
#99ACDF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #99ACDF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 99ACDF. Complementary color is DFCC99

Complementary Palette

The complement of #99ACDF is #DFCC99 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 #99ACDF color is offered by #DFCC99. 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 (99ACDF, A999DF and 99CFDF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #99ACDF are #A999DF and #99CFDF, called Light Pastel Purple and Pale Cerulean, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #99ACDF 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 (99ACDF, DFA999 and CFDF99)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #99ACDF are #DFA999 (Pastel Pink) and #CFDF99 (Medium Spring Bud). 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 (99ACDF, DF99AC and ACDF99)

Triadic Palette

#99ACDF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DF99AC (Charm Pink) and #ACDF99 (Granny Smith Apple) along with #99ACDF, 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 (99ACDF, DF99AC, DFCC99 and 99DFCC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #99ACDF has #DF99AC (Charm Pink), #DFCC99 (Gold (Crayola)) and #99DFCC (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 (99ACDF, DF99CF, DFCC99 and 99DFA9)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #99ACDF contains #DF99CF (Orchid (Crayola)), #DFCC99 (Gold (Crayola)) and #99DFA9 (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.

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Hex #99ACDF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #99ACDF 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 99ACDF Color


  • Transparent ADBDE5ADBDE5
  • Transparent B8C5E9B8C5E9
  • Transparent C2CDECC2CDEC
  • Transparent CCD6EFCCD6EF
  • Transparent D6DEF2D6DEF2
  • Transparent E0E6F5E0E6F5
  • Transparent EBEEF9EBEEF9
  • Transparent F5F7FCF5F7FC


  • Transparent 94A3CC94A3CC
  • Transparent 929FC3929FC3
  • Transparent 8F9AB98F9AB9
  • Transparent 8D96B08D96B0
  • Transparent 8A92A68A92A6
  • Transparent 888D9D888D9D
  • Transparent 858993858993
  • Transparent 83848A83848A


  • Transparent 7A8AB27A8AB2
  • Transparent 6B789C6B789C
  • Transparent 5C67865C6786
  • Transparent 4D56704D5670
  • Transparent 3D45593D4559
  • Transparent 2E34432E3443
  • Transparent 1F222D1F222D
  • Transparent 0F11160F1116

#99ACDF Color Patterns

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