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#B0E0E6 Hex Code

Color Name: Powder Blue

What is hex #B0E0E6 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B0E0E6 is Powder Blue. The RGB values are (176, 224, 230) which means it is composed of 28% red, 36% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:24 M:3 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B0E0E6 has a hue of 187°, 23% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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 #B0E0E6 Color Codes

Color NamePowder Blue
RGB Values(176, 224, 230)
CMYK Values(24%, 3%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(187°, 23%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCFF
Inverse Color#4F1F19 [Caput Mortuum]
Closest Pantone®317 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#E6B6B0 [Pale Chestnut]
#B0E0E6 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Luma)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E4E4E4

Hex #B0E0E6 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B0E0E6. Complementary color is E6B6B0

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B0E0E6 is #E6B6B0 which is called Pale Chestnut. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B0E0E6 color is offered by #E6B6B0. 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.

B0E0E6 E6B6B0
Analogous color palette with (B0E0E6, B0C5E6 and B0E6D1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B0E0E6 are #B0C5E6 and #B0E6D1, called Light Steel Blue and Magic Mint, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B0E0E6 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.

B0E0E6 B0C5E6 B0E6D1
Split Complementary color palette with (B0E0E6, E6B0C5 and E6D1B0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B0E0E6 are #E6B0C5 (Pink Pearl) and #E6D1B0 (Desert Sand). 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.

B0E0E6 E6B0C5 E6D1B0
Triadic color palette with (B0E0E6, E6B0E0 and E0E6B0)

Triadic Palette

#B0E0E6 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E6B0E0 (Thistle (Crayola)) and #E0E6B0 (Cookies And Cream) along with #B0E0E6, 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.

B0E0E6 E6B0E0 E0E6B0
Tetradic color palette with (B0E0E6, E6B0E0, E6B6B0 and B0E6B6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B0E0E6 has #E6B0E0 (Thistle (Crayola)), #E6B6B0 (Pale Chestnut) and #B0E6B6 (Celadon). 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.

B0E0E6 E6B0E0 E6B6B0 B0E6B6
Square color palette with (B0E0E6, D1B0E6, E6B6B0 and C5E6B0)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B0E0E6 contains #D1B0E6 (Tropical Violet), #E6B6B0 (Pale Chestnut) and #C5E6B0 (Tea Green). 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.

B0E0E6 D1B0E6 E6B6B0 C5E6B0
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Hex #B0E0E6 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B0E0E6 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.

B0E0E6 B0B1E6 DDB0E6 E6B0C1 E6CDB0 D0E6B0 B0E6BE

Tints, Tones & Shades of B0E0E6 Color


  • Transparent C0E6EBC0E6EB
  • Transparent C8E9EEC8E9EE
  • Transparent D0ECF0D0ECF0
  • Transparent D8F0F3D8F0F3
  • Transparent DFF3F5DFF3F5
  • Transparent E7F6F8E7F6F8
  • Transparent EFF9FAEFF9FA
  • Transparent F7FCFDF7FCFD


  • Transparent A6CDD2A6CDD2
  • Transparent A2C3C7A2C3C7
  • Transparent 9DBABD9DBABD
  • Transparent 98B0B398B0B3
  • Transparent 93A6A993A6A9
  • Transparent 8E9D9F8E9D9F
  • Transparent 8A93948A9394
  • Transparent 858A8A858A8A


  • Transparent 8DB3B88DB3B8
  • Transparent 7B9DA17B9DA1
  • Transparent 6A868A6A868A
  • Transparent 587073587073
  • Transparent 465A5C465A5C
  • Transparent 354345354345
  • Transparent 232D2E232D2E
  • Transparent 121617121617

#B0E0E6 Color Patterns

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    #B0E0E6 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #B0E0E6 Trellis 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.