#B6E0E7 Hex Code

Color Name: Powder Blue

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What is hex #B6E0E7 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B6E0E7 is Powder Blue. The RGB values are (182, 224, 231) which means it is composed of 29% red, 35% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:21 M:3 Y:0 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B6E0E7 has a hue of 189°, 21% 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.

Hex #B6E0E7 Color Codes

Color NamePowder Blue
RGB Values(182, 224, 231)
CMYK Values(21%, 3%, 0%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 21%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCFF
Inverse Color#491F18 [Dark Sienna]
Closest Pantone®7457 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#E7BDB6 [Desert Sand]
#B6E0E7 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D4D4D4
Desaturated#CFCFCF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Luma)#D8D8D8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E5E5E5

Hex #B6E0E7 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B6E0E7. Complementary color is E7BDB6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B6E0E7 is #E7BDB6 which is called Desert Sand. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B6E0E7 color is offered by #E7BDB6. 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 (B6E0E7, B6C8E7 and B6E7D6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B6E0E7 are #B6C8E7 and #B6E7D6, called Light Steel Blue and Magic Mint, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B6E0E7 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 (B6E0E7, E7B6C8 and E7D6B6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B6E0E7 are #E7B6C8 (Cameo Pink) and #E7D6B6 (Dutch White). 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 (B6E0E7, E7B6E0 and E0E7B6)

Triadic Palette

#B6E0E7 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E7B6E0 (Thistle (Crayola)) and #E0E7B6 (Pale Spring Bud) along with #B6E0E7, 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 (B6E0E7, E7B6E0, E7BDB6 and B6E7BD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B6E0E7 has #E7B6E0 (Thistle (Crayola)), #E7BDB6 (Desert Sand) and #B6E7BD (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 (B6E0E7, D6B6E7, E7BDB6 and C8E7B6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B6E0E7 contains #D6B6E7 (Thistle), #E7BDB6 (Desert Sand) and #C8E7B6 (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #B6E0E7 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B6E0E7 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.

#B6E0E7 Color Patterns

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    Powder Blue Gingham Checks

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    Powder Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Powder Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Powder Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Powder Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Powder Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Powder Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Powder Blue Plaid Pattern

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.