#BBD3E5 Hex Code

Color Name: Beau Blue

What is hex #BBD3E5 Color?

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The color name of hex code #BBD3E5 is Beau Blue. The RGB values are (187, 211, 229) which means it is composed of 30% red, 34% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:18 M:8 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BBD3E5 has a hue of 206°, 18% 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.

Hex #BBD3E5 Color Codes

Color NameBeau Blue
RGB Values(187, 211, 229)
CMYK Values(18%, 8%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(206°, 18%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#442C1A [Bistre]
Closest Pantone®544 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#E5CDBB [Dust Storm]
#BBD3E5 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D1D1D1
Desaturated#D0D0D0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CECECE
Weighted Average (Luma)#CFCFCF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E1E1E1

Hex #BBD3E5 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BBD3E5. Complementary color is E5CDBB

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BBD3E5 is #E5CDBB 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 #BBD3E5 color is offered by #E5CDBB. 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 (BBD3E5, BBBEE5 and BBE5E2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BBD3E5 are #BBBEE5 and #BBE5E2, called Vodka and Powder Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BBD3E5 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 (BBD3E5, E5BBBE and E5E2BB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BBD3E5 are #E5BBBE (Baby Pink) and #E5E2BB (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 (BBD3E5, E5BBD3 and D3E5BB)

Triadic Palette

#BBD3E5 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E5BBD3 (Cameo Pink) and #D3E5BB (Tea Green) along with #BBD3E5, 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 (BBD3E5, E5BBD3, E5CDBB and BBE5CD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BBD3E5 has #E5BBD3 (Cameo Pink), #E5CDBB (Dust Storm) and #BBE5CD (Magic Mint). 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 (BBD3E5, E2BBE5, E5CDBB and BEE5BB)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BBD3E5 contains #E2BBE5 (Thistle), #E5CDBB (Dust Storm) and #BEE5BB (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 #BBD3E5 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BBD3E5 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.

#BBD3E5 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau Blue trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - BBD3E5

    Beau 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.