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#9AC0DC Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Cerulean

What is hex #9AC0DC Color?

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The color name of hex code #9AC0DC is Pale Cerulean. The RGB values are (154, 192, 220) which means it is composed of 27% red, 34% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:30 M:13 Y:0 K:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9AC0DC has a hue of 205°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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 #9AC0DC Color Codes

Color NamePale Cerulean
RGB Values(154, 192, 220)
CMYK Values(30%, 13%, 0%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 30%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#653F23 [Dark Brown]
Closest Pantone®644 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#DCB69A [Tan]
#9AC0DC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Luma)#BABABA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Hex #9AC0DC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9AC0DC. Complementary color is DCB69A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #9AC0DC is #DCB69A which is called Tan. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9AC0DC color is offered by #DCB69A. 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 (9AC0DC, 9A9FDC and 9ADCD7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #9AC0DC are #9A9FDC and #9ADCD7, called Blue Bell and Pale Robin Egg Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9AC0DC 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 (9AC0DC, DC9A9F and DCD79A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9AC0DC are #DC9A9F (Parrot Pink) and #DCD79A (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 (9AC0DC, DC9AC0 and C0DC9A)

Triadic Palette

#9AC0DC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DC9AC0 (Kobi) and #C0DC9A (Medium Spring Bud) along with #9AC0DC, 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 (9AC0DC, DC9AC0, DCB69A and 9ADCB6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #9AC0DC has #DC9AC0 (Kobi), #DCB69A (Tan) and #9ADCB6 (Turquoise 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 (9AC0DC, D79ADC, DCB69A and 9FDC9A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #9AC0DC contains #D79ADC (Medium Lavender Magenta), #DCB69A (Tan) and #9FDC9A (Granny Smith Apple). 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 #9AC0DC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #9AC0DC 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 9AC0DC Color


  • Transparent AECDE3AECDE3
  • Transparent B8D3E7B8D3E7
  • Transparent C2D9EAC2D9EA
  • Transparent CDE0EECDE0EE
  • Transparent D7E6F1D7E6F1
  • Transparent E1ECF5E1ECF5
  • Transparent EBF2F8EBF2F8
  • Transparent F5F9FCF5F9FC


  • Transparent 95B3CA95B3CA
  • Transparent 92ADC092ADC0
  • Transparent 90A6B790A6B7
  • Transparent 8DA0AE8DA0AE
  • Transparent 8A9AA58A9AA5
  • Transparent 88939C88939C
  • Transparent 858D92858D92
  • Transparent 838689838689


  • Transparent 7B9AB07B9AB0
  • Transparent 6C869A6C869A
  • Transparent 5C73845C7384
  • Transparent 4D606E4D606E
  • Transparent 3E4D583E4D58
  • Transparent 2E3A422E3A42
  • Transparent 1F262C1F262C
  • Transparent 0F13160F1316

#9AC0DC 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.