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#B3C4D4 Hex Code

Color Name: Pastel Blue

What is hex #B3C4D4 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B3C4D4 is Pastel Blue. The RGB values are (179, 196, 212) which means it is composed of 30% red, 33% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:16 M:8 Y:0 K:17. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B3C4D4 has a hue of 209°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 83%.
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 #B3C4D4 Color Codes

Color NamePastel Blue
RGB Values(179, 196, 212)
CMYK Values(16%, 8%, 0%, 17%)
HSV/HSB Values(209°, 16%, 83%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#4C3B2B [Dark Lava]
Closest Pantone®5445 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#D4C3B3 [Dark Vanilla]
#B3C4D4 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Luma)#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

Hex #B3C4D4 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B3C4D4. Complementary color is D4C3B3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B3C4D4 is #D4C3B3 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 #B3C4D4 color is offered by #D4C3B3. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (B3C4D4, B3B4D4 and B3D4D4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B3C4D4 are #B3B4D4 and #B3D4D4, called Wild Blue Yonder and Jet Stream, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B3C4D4 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (B3C4D4, D4B3B4 and D4D4B3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B3C4D4 are #D4B3B4 (Pale Chestnut) and #D4D4B3 (Pastel Gray). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (B3C4D4, D4B3C4 and C4D4B3)

Triadic Palette

#B3C4D4 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D4B3C4 (Pink Lavender) and #C4D4B3 (Pastel Gray) along with #B3C4D4, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (B3C4D4, D4B3C4, D4C3B3 and B3D4C3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B3C4D4 has #D4B3C4 (Pink Lavender), #D4C3B3 (Dark Vanilla) and #B3D4C3 (Jet Stream). 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.

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Square color palette with (B3C4D4, D4B3D4, D4C3B3 and B4D4B3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B3C4D4 contains #D4B3D4 (Pink Lavender), #D4C3B3 (Dark Vanilla) and #B4D4B3 (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.

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Hex #B3C4D4 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B3C4D4 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of B3C4D4 Color


  • Transparent C2D0DDC2D0DD
  • Transparent CAD6E1CAD6E1
  • Transparent D1DCE5D1DCE5
  • Transparent D9E2EAD9E2EA
  • Transparent E1E7EEE1E7EE
  • Transparent E8EDF2E8EDF2
  • Transparent F0F3F6F0F3F6
  • Transparent F7F9FBF7F9FB


  • Transparent A9B6C3A9B6C3
  • Transparent A4B0BBA4B0BB
  • Transparent 9FA9B29FA9B2
  • Transparent 9AA2AA9AA2AA
  • Transparent 949BA2949BA2
  • Transparent 8F94998F9499
  • Transparent 8A8E918A8E91
  • Transparent 858788858788


  • Transparent 8F9DAA8F9DAA
  • Transparent 7D89947D8994
  • Transparent 6B767F6B767F
  • Transparent 5A626A5A626A
  • Transparent 484E55484E55
  • Transparent 363B40363B40
  • Transparent 24272A24272A
  • Transparent 121415121415

#B3C4D4 Color Patterns

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    #B3C4D4 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #B3C4D4 Trellis Pattern

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    #B3C4D4 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.