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#C5E6E1 Hex Code

Color Name: Columbia Blue

What is hex #C5E6E1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C5E6E1 is Columbia Blue. The RGB values are (197, 230, 225) which means it is composed of 30% red, 35% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:0 Y:2 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C5E6E1 has a hue of 171°, 14% 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 #C5E6E1 Color Codes

Color NameColumbia Blue
RGB Values(197, 230, 225)
CMYK Values(14%, 0%, 2%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(171°, 14%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCFFCC
Inverse Color#3A191E [Chocolate Kisses]
Closest Pantone®545 C
Closest RAL9002 [Grey white]
Complementary Color#E6C5CA [Dust Storm]
#C5E6E1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Luma)#DFDFDF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E8E8E8

Hex #C5E6E1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C5E6E1. Complementary color is E6C5CA

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C5E6E1 is #E6C5CA which is called Dust Storm. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C5E6E1 color is offered by #E6C5CA. 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 (C5E6E1, C5DBE6 and C5E6D1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C5E6E1 are #C5DBE6 and #C5E6D1, called Columbia Blue and Columbia Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C5E6E1 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.

C5E6E1 C5DBE6 C5E6D1
Split Complementary color palette with (C5E6E1, E6C5DB and E6D1C5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C5E6E1 are #E6C5DB (Queen Pink) and #E6D1C5 (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.

C5E6E1 E6C5DB E6D1C5
Triadic color palette with (C5E6E1, E1C5E6 and E6E1C5)

Triadic Palette

#C5E6E1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E1C5E6 (Languid Lavender) and #E6E1C5 (Pearl) along with #C5E6E1, 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.

C5E6E1 E1C5E6 E6E1C5
Tetradic color palette with (C5E6E1, E1C5E6, E6C5CA and CAE6C5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C5E6E1 has #E1C5E6 (Languid Lavender), #E6C5CA (Dust Storm) and #CAE6C5 (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 (C5E6E1, D1C5E6, E6C5CA and DBE6C5)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C5E6E1 contains #D1C5E6 (Soap), #E6C5CA (Dust Storm) and #DBE6C5 (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 #C5E6E1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C5E6E1 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 C5E6E1 Color


  • Transparent D1EBE7D1EBE7
  • Transparent D6EEEAD6EEEA
  • Transparent DCF0EDDCF0ED
  • Transparent E2F3F0E2F3F0
  • Transparent E8F5F3E8F5F3
  • Transparent EEF8F6EEF8F6
  • Transparent F3FAF9F3FAF9
  • Transparent F9FDFCF9FDFC


  • Transparent B7D2CEB7D2CE
  • Transparent B0C7C4B0C7C4
  • Transparent A9BDBAA9BDBA
  • Transparent A3B3B1A3B3B1
  • Transparent 9CA9A79CA9A7
  • Transparent 959F9D959F9D
  • Transparent 8E94938E9493
  • Transparent 878A8A878A8A


  • Transparent 9EB8B49EB8B4
  • Transparent 8AA19E8AA19E
  • Transparent 768A87768A87
  • Transparent 637371637371
  • Transparent 4F5C5A4F5C5A
  • Transparent 3B45443B4544
  • Transparent 272E2D272E2D
  • Transparent 141717141717

#C5E6E1 Color Patterns

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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.