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#B0CBE4 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Steel Blue

What is hex #B0CBE4 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B0CBE4 is Light Steel Blue. The RGB values are (176, 203, 228) which means it is composed of 29% red, 33% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:23 M:11 Y:0 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B0CBE4 has a hue of 209°, 23% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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 #B0CBE4 Color Codes

Color NameLight Steel Blue
RGB Values(176, 203, 228)
CMYK Values(23%, 11%, 0%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(209°, 23%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#4F341B [Café Noir]
Closest Pantone®658 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#E4C9B0 [Desert Sand]
#B0CBE4 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CACACA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C6C6C6
Weighted Average (Luma)#C7C7C7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DDDDDD

Hex #B0CBE4 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B0CBE4. Complementary color is E4C9B0

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B0CBE4 is #E4C9B0 which is called Desert Sand. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B0CBE4 color is offered by #E4C9B0. 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 (B0CBE4, B0B1E4 and B0E4E3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B0CBE4 are #B0B1E4 and #B0E4E3, called Maximum Blue Purple and Powder Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B0CBE4 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.

B0CBE4 B0B1E4 B0E4E3
Split Complementary color palette with (B0CBE4, E4B0B1 and E4E3B0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B0CBE4 are #E4B0B1 (Pale Chestnut) and #E4E3B0 (Cookies And Cream). 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.

B0CBE4 E4B0B1 E4E3B0
Triadic color palette with (B0CBE4, E4B0CB and CBE4B0)

Triadic Palette

#B0CBE4 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E4B0CB (Pink Pearl) and #CBE4B0 (Tea Green) along with #B0CBE4, 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 (B0CBE4, E4B0CB, E4C9B0 and B0E4C9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B0CBE4 has #E4B0CB (Pink Pearl), #E4C9B0 (Desert Sand) and #B0E4C9 (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 (B0CBE4, E3B0E4, E4C9B0 and B1E4B0)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B0CBE4 contains #E3B0E4 (Thistle (Crayola)), #E4C9B0 (Desert Sand) and #B1E4B0 (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.

B0CBE4 E3B0E4 E4C9B0 B1E4B0
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Hex #B0CBE4 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B0CBE4 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 B0CBE4 Color


  • Transparent C0D5E9C0D5E9
  • Transparent C8DBECC8DBEC
  • Transparent D0E0EFD0E0EF
  • Transparent D8E5F2D8E5F2
  • Transparent DFEAF4DFEAF4
  • Transparent E7EFF7E7EFF7
  • Transparent EFF5FAEFF5FA
  • Transparent F7FAFCF7FAFC


  • Transparent A6BCD0A6BCD0
  • Transparent A2B5C6A2B5C6
  • Transparent 9DADBC9DADBC
  • Transparent 98A6B298A6B2
  • Transparent 939EA8939EA8
  • Transparent 8E979E8E979E
  • Transparent 8A8F948A8F94
  • Transparent 85888A85888A


  • Transparent 8DA2B68DA2B6
  • Transparent 7B8EA07B8EA0
  • Transparent 6A7A896A7A89
  • Transparent 586672586672
  • Transparent 46515B46515B
  • Transparent 353D44353D44
  • Transparent 23292E23292E
  • Transparent 121417121417

#B0CBE4 Color Patterns

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    #B0CBE4 Honeycomb Pattern

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    #B0CBE4 Leaves Pattern

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    #B0CBE4 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #B0CBE4 Trellis Pattern

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    #B0CBE4 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.