Search Colors

#C3E9DD Hex Code

Color Name: Columbia Blue

What is hex #C3E9DD Color?

Columbia Blue (Hex code: C3E9DD) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #C3E9DD is Columbia Blue. The RGB values are (195, 233, 221) which means it is composed of 30% red, 36% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:16 M:0 Y:5 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C3E9DD has a hue of 161°, 16% 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.

Download Columbia Blue Solid Color Background

Hex #C3E9DD Color Codes

Color NameColumbia Blue
RGB Values(195, 233, 221)
CMYK Values(16%, 0%, 5%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(161°, 16%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#CCFFCC
Inverse Color#3C1622 [Chocolate Kisses]
Closest Pantone®573 C
Closest RAL9002 [Grey white]
Complementary Color#E9C3CF [Cameo Pink]
#C3E9DD Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D8D8D8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Luma)#E0E0E0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E9E9E9

Hex #C3E9DD Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C3E9DD. Complementary color is E9C3CF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C3E9DD is #E9C3CF which is called Cameo Pink. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C3E9DD color is offered by #E9C3CF. 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 (C3E9DD, C3E2E9 and C3E9CA)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C3E9DD are #C3E2E9 and #C3E9CA, called Columbia Blue and Tea Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C3E9DD 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 (C3E9DD, E9C3E2 and E9CAC3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C3E9DD are #E9C3E2 (Queen Pink) and #E9CAC3 (Dust Storm). 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 (C3E9DD, DDC3E9 and E9DDC3)

Triadic Palette

#C3E9DD triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DDC3E9 (Languid Lavender) and #E9DDC3 (Pearl) along with #C3E9DD, 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 (C3E9DD, DDC3E9, E9C3CF and CFE9C3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C3E9DD has #DDC3E9 (Languid Lavender), #E9C3CF (Cameo Pink) and #CFE9C3 (Tea Green). 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 (C3E9DD, CAC3E9, E9C3CF and E2E9C3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C3E9DD contains #CAC3E9 (Soap), #E9C3CF (Cameo Pink) and #E2E9C3 (Dirty White). 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 #C3E9DD Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C3E9DD 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.

C3E9DD C3D4E9 D2C3E9 E9C3DF E9C7C3 E9E8C3 CAE9C3

Tints, Tones & Shades of C3E9DD Color


  • Transparent CFEDE4CFEDE4
  • Transparent D5F0E7D5F0E7
  • Transparent DBF2EBDBF2EB
  • Transparent E1F4EEE1F4EE
  • Transparent E7F6F1E7F6F1
  • Transparent EDF8F5EDF8F5
  • Transparent F3FBF8F3FBF8
  • Transparent F9FDFCF9FDFC


  • Transparent B6D4CAB6D4CA
  • Transparent AFCAC1AFCAC1
  • Transparent A8BFB8A8BFB8
  • Transparent A2B5AFA2B5AF
  • Transparent 9BAAA59BAAA5
  • Transparent 94A09C94A09C
  • Transparent 8D95938D9593
  • Transparent 878B89878B89


  • Transparent 9CBAB19CBAB1
  • Transparent 89A39B89A39B
  • Transparent 758C85758C85
  • Transparent 62756F62756F
  • Transparent 4E5D584E5D58
  • Transparent 3B46423B4642
  • Transparent 272F2C272F2C
  • Transparent 141716141716

#C3E9DD Color Patterns

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Gingham Checks

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Polka Dots Pattern

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Honeycomb Pattern

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Leaves Pattern

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Houndstooth Pattern

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Trellis Pattern

  • transperent

    #C3E9DD Plaid Pattern

#C3E9DD Color Interior Ideas

Pretty Photo frame on Columbia Blue color drawing room interior textured wall

#C3E9DD Color Drawing Room Textured Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Columbia Blue color Living room wal color

#C3E9DD Color Living Room Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Columbia Blue color Bedroom interior wall color

#C3E9DD Color Bedroom Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Columbia Blue color kitchen interior wall color

#C3E9DD Color Kitchen Wall Paint Idea

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.