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#A3BCD2 Hex Code

Color Name: Pastel Blue

What is hex #A3BCD2 Color?

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The color name of hex code #A3BCD2 is Pastel Blue. The RGB values are (163, 188, 210) which means it is composed of 29% red, 34% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:22 M:11 Y:0 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A3BCD2 has a hue of 208°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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 #A3BCD2 Color Codes

Color NamePastel Blue
RGB Values(163, 188, 210)
CMYK Values(22%, 11%, 0%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(208°, 22%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#5C432D [Van Dyke Brown]
Closest Pantone®651 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#D2B9A3 [Dark Vanilla]
#A3BCD2 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Luma)#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D6D6D6

Hex #A3BCD2 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A3BCD2. Complementary color is D2B9A3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A3BCD2 is #D2B9A3 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 #A3BCD2 color is offered by #D2B9A3. 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 (A3BCD2, A3A5D2 and A3D2D1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A3BCD2 are #A3A5D2 and #A3D2D1, called Blue Bell and Crystal, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A3BCD2 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.

A3BCD2 A3A5D2 A3D2D1
Split Complementary color palette with (A3BCD2, D2A3A5 and D2D1A3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A3BCD2 are #D2A3A5 (Pastel Pink) and #D2D1A3 (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.

A3BCD2 D2A3A5 D2D1A3
Triadic color palette with (A3BCD2, D2A3BC and BCD2A3)

Triadic Palette

#A3BCD2 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D2A3BC (Lilac) and #BCD2A3 (Light Moss Green) along with #A3BCD2, 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 (A3BCD2, D2A3BC, D2B9A3 and A3D2B9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A3BCD2 has #D2A3BC (Lilac), #D2B9A3 (Dark Vanilla) and #A3D2B9 (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 (A3BCD2, D1A3D2, D2B9A3 and A5D2A3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A3BCD2 contains #D1A3D2 (Light Medium Orchid), #D2B9A3 (Dark Vanilla) and #A5D2A3 (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.

A3BCD2 D1A3D2 D2B9A3 A5D2A3
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Hex #A3BCD2 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A3BCD2 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.

A3BCD2 B2A3D2 D2A3C9 D2A5A3 D2CDA3 AFD2A3 A3D2C0

Tints, Tones & Shades of A3BCD2 Color


  • Transparent B5C9DBB5C9DB
  • Transparent BFD0E0BFD0E0
  • Transparent C8D7E4C8D7E4
  • Transparent D1DEE9D1DEE9
  • Transparent DAE4EDDAE4ED
  • Transparent E3EBF2E3EBF2
  • Transparent EDF2F6EDF2F6
  • Transparent F6F8FBF6F8FB


  • Transparent 9CB0C29CB0C2
  • Transparent 99AAB999AAB9
  • Transparent 95A4B195A4B1
  • Transparent 929EA9929EA9
  • Transparent 8E98A18E98A1
  • Transparent 8B92998B9299
  • Transparent 878C90878C90
  • Transparent 848688848688


  • Transparent 8296A88296A8
  • Transparent 728493728493
  • Transparent 62717E62717E
  • Transparent 525E69525E69
  • Transparent 414B54414B54
  • Transparent 31383F31383F
  • Transparent 21262A21262A
  • Transparent 101315101315

#A3BCD2 Color Patterns

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    #A3BCD2 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #A3BCD2 Trellis Pattern

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    #A3BCD2 Plaid Pattern

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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.