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#B1CFD8 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Steel Blue

What is hex #B1CFD8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B1CFD8 is Light Steel Blue. The RGB values are (177, 207, 216) which means it is composed of 30% red, 35% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:18 M:4 Y:0 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B1CFD8 has a hue of 194°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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 #B1CFD8 Color Codes

Color NameLight Steel Blue
RGB Values(177, 207, 216)
CMYK Values(18%, 4%, 0%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(194°, 18%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#4E3027 [Brown Coffee]
Closest Pantone®2204 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#D8BAB1 [Dark Vanilla]
#B1CFD8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C7C7C7
Weighted Average (Luma)#C9C9C9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DEDEDE

Hex #B1CFD8 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B1CFD8. Complementary color is D8BAB1

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B1CFD8 is #D8BAB1 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 #B1CFD8 color is offered by #D8BAB1. 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 (B1CFD8, B1BCD8 and B1D8CE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B1CFD8 are #B1BCD8 and #B1D8CE, called Light Steel Blue and Jet Stream, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B1CFD8 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 (B1CFD8, D8B1BC and D8CEB1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B1CFD8 are #D8B1BC (Pale Chestnut) and #D8CEB1 (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 (B1CFD8, D8B1CF and CFD8B1)

Triadic Palette

#B1CFD8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D8B1CF (Pink Lavender) and #CFD8B1 (Pastel Gray) along with #B1CFD8, 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 (B1CFD8, D8B1CF, D8BAB1 and B1D8BA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B1CFD8 has #D8B1CF (Pink Lavender), #D8BAB1 (Dark Vanilla) and #B1D8BA (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.

Square color palette with (B1CFD8, CEB1D8, D8BAB1 and BCD8B1)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B1CFD8 contains #CEB1D8 (Pink Lavender), #D8BAB1 (Dark Vanilla) and #BCD8B1 (Light Moss 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #B1CFD8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B1CFD8 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.

B1CFD8 B5B1D8 D6B1D8 D8B1B9 D8CBB1 C4D8B1 B1D8C0

Tints, Tones & Shades of B1CFD8 Color


  • Transparent C1D9E0C1D9E0
  • Transparent C8DDE4C8DDE4
  • Transparent D0E2E8D0E2E8
  • Transparent D8E7ECD8E7EC
  • Transparent E0ECEFE0ECEF
  • Transparent E8F1F3E8F1F3
  • Transparent EFF5F7EFF5F7
  • Transparent F7FAFBF7FAFB


  • Transparent A7BFC6A7BFC6
  • Transparent A2B7BEA2B7BE
  • Transparent 9DAFB59DAFB5
  • Transparent 99A8AC99A8AC
  • Transparent 94A0A394A0A3
  • Transparent 8F989A8F989A
  • Transparent 8A90928A9092
  • Transparent 858889858889


  • Transparent 8EA6AD8EA6AD
  • Transparent 7C91977C9197
  • Transparent 6A7C826A7C82
  • Transparent 59686C59686C
  • Transparent 475356475356
  • Transparent 353E41353E41
  • Transparent 23292B23292B
  • Transparent 121516121516

#B1CFD8 Color Patterns

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    #B1CFD8 Houndstooth Pattern

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