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#AFC0E7 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Steel Blue

What is hex #AFC0E7 Color?

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The color name of hex code #AFC0E7 is Light Steel Blue. The RGB values are (175, 192, 231) which means it is composed of 29% red, 32% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:24 M:17 Y:0 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, #AFC0E7 has a hue of 222°, 24% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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 #AFC0E7 Color Codes

Color NameLight Steel Blue
RGB Values(175, 192, 231)
CMYK Values(24%, 17%, 0%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(222°, 24%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCFF
Inverse Color#503F18 [Pineapple]
Closest Pantone®658 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#E7D6AF [Cookies And Cream]
#AFC0E7 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C7C7C7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Luma)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Hex #AFC0E7 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AFC0E7. Complementary color is E7D6AF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #AFC0E7 is #E7D6AF which is called Cookies And Cream. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AFC0E7 color is offered by #E7D6AF. 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 (AFC0E7, BAAFE7 and AFDCE7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #AFC0E7 are #BAAFE7 and #AFDCE7, called Maximum Blue Purple and Powder Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #AFC0E7 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 (AFC0E7, E7BAAF and DCE7AF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #AFC0E7 are #E7BAAF (Desert Sand) and #DCE7AF (Pale Goldenrod). 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 (AFC0E7, E7AFC0 and C0E7AF)

Triadic Palette

#AFC0E7 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E7AFC0 (Metallic Pink) and #C0E7AF (Light Moss Green) along with #AFC0E7, 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 (AFC0E7, E7AFC0, E7D6AF and AFE7D6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #AFC0E7 has #E7AFC0 (Metallic Pink), #E7D6AF (Cookies And Cream) and #AFE7D6 (Magic Mint). 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 (AFC0E7, E7AFDC, E7D6AF and AFE7BA)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #AFC0E7 contains #E7AFDC (Thistle (Crayola)), #E7D6AF (Cookies And Cream) and #AFE7BA (Celadon). 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 #AFC0E7 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #AFC0E7 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 AFC0E7 Color


  • Transparent BFCDECBFCDEC
  • Transparent C7D3EEC7D3EE
  • Transparent CFD9F1CFD9F1
  • Transparent D7E0F3D7E0F3
  • Transparent DFE6F5DFE6F5
  • Transparent E7ECF8E7ECF8
  • Transparent EFF2FAEFF2FA
  • Transparent F7F9FDF7F9FD


  • Transparent A6B3D2A6B3D2
  • Transparent A1ADC8A1ADC8
  • Transparent 9CA6BE9CA6BE
  • Transparent 98A0B498A0B4
  • Transparent 939AA9939AA9
  • Transparent 8E939F8E939F
  • Transparent 898D95898D95
  • Transparent 85868A85868A


  • Transparent 8C9AB98C9AB9
  • Transparent 7B86A27B86A2
  • Transparent 69738B69738B
  • Transparent 586074586074
  • Transparent 464D5C464D5C
  • Transparent 353A45353A45
  • Transparent 23262E23262E
  • Transparent 121317121317

#AFC0E7 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.