#A3B6CF Hex Code

Color Name: Wild Blue Yonder

What is hex #A3B6CF Color?

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The color name of hex code #A3B6CF is Wild Blue Yonder. The RGB values are (163, 182, 207) which means it is composed of 30% red, 33% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:21 M:12 Y:0 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A3B6CF has a hue of 214°, 21% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Hex #A3B6CF Color Codes

Color NameWild Blue Yonder
RGB Values(163, 182, 207)
CMYK Values(21%, 12%, 0%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(214°, 21%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#5C4930 [Van Dyke Brown]
Closest Pantone®536 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#CFBCA3 [Dark Vanilla]
#A3B6CF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #A3B6CF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A3B6CF. Complementary color is CFBCA3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A3B6CF is #CFBCA3 which is called Dark Vanilla. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A3B6CF color is offered by #CFBCA3. 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 (A3B6CF, A6A3CF and A3CCCF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A3B6CF are #A6A3CF and #A3CCCF, called Blue Bell and Pastel Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A3B6CF 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 (A3B6CF, CFA6A3 and CCCFA3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A3B6CF are #CFA6A3 (Pastel Pink) and #CCCFA3 (Dark Vanilla). 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 (A3B6CF, CFA3B6 and B6CFA3)

Triadic Palette

#A3B6CF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CFA3B6 (Silver Pink) and #B6CFA3 (Light Moss Green) along with #A3B6CF, 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 (A3B6CF, CFA3B6, CFBCA3 and A3CFBC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A3B6CF has #CFA3B6 (Silver Pink), #CFBCA3 (Dark Vanilla) and #A3CFBC (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 (A3B6CF, CFA3CC, CFBCA3 and A3CFA6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A3B6CF contains #CFA3CC (Lilac), #CFBCA3 (Dark Vanilla) and #A3CFA6 (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #A3B6CF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A3B6CF 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.

Shades of Wild Blue Yonder Color


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#A3B6CF Color Patterns

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    Wild Blue Yonder Gingham Checks

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    Wild Blue Yonder Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Wild Blue Yonder Polka Dots Pattern

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    Wild Blue Yonder Honeycomb Pattern

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    Wild Blue Yonder Leaves Pattern

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    Wild Blue Yonder Houndstooth Pattern

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    Wild Blue Yonder Trellis Pattern

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    Wild Blue Yonder Plaid Pattern

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.