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Light Blue (Crayola) Color

HEX #8FD8D8 / RGB (143, 216, 216)

What is Light Blue (Crayola) Color?

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Light Blue (Crayola) has the hex code #8FD8D8. The equivalent RGB values are (143, 216, 216), which means it is composed of 25% red, 38% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:34 M:0 Y:0 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, Light Blue (Crayola) has a hue of 180°, 34% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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.

Crayola's Light Blue color hex code is #8FD8D8 with RGB equivalent (143, 216, 216). It can be applied to web pages through HTML or CSS code with its hex, RGB or HSL values. As you can understand, Light Blue (Crayola) is a crayon color and the hexadecimal code associated with it is only an approximation. Also, the Light Blue Pantone® and CMYK color values mentioned in the table below have been calculated from this imprecise hex value using known formulae and are, thus, approximates themselves.

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Light Blue (Crayola) Color Codes

Hex Code#8FD8D8
RGB Values(143, 216, 216)
CMYK Values(34%, 0%, 0%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 34%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#702727 [Liver (Organ)]
Closest Pantone®318 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#D88F8F [Shimmering Blush]
Light Blue (Crayola) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Luma)#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DEDEDE

Light Blue (Crayola) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8FD8D8. Complementary color is D88F8F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Light Blue (Crayola) is Shimmering Blush with the hex code #D88F8F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8FD8D8 color is offered by #D88F8F. 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 (8FD8D8, 8FB4D8 and 8FD8B4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Light Blue (Crayola) (#8FD8D8) are Dark Sky Blue (#8FB4D8) and Pearl Aqua (#8FD8B4). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Light Blue (Crayola) with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

8FD8D8 8FB4D8 8FD8B4
Split Complementary color palette with (8FD8D8, D88FB4 and D8B48F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Light Blue (Crayola) (#8FD8D8) are #D88FB4 (Middle Purple) and #D8B48F (Tan). 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.

8FD8D8 D88FB4 D8B48F
Triadic color palette with (8FD8D8, D88FD8 and D8D88F)

Triadic Palette

Light Blue (Crayola) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D88FD8 (Orchid (Crayola)) and #D8D88F (Medium Spring Bud) along with #8FD8D8 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 (8FD8D8, D88FD8, D88F8F and 8FD88F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Light Blue (Crayola) has four colors - #D88FD8 (Orchid (Crayola)), #D88F8F (Shimmering Blush) and #8FD88F (Light Green) in addition to the base color (#8FD8D8). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

8FD8D8 D88FD8 D88F8F 8FD88F
Square color palette with (8FD8D8, B48FD8, D88F8F and B4D88F)

Square Palette

Light Blue (Crayola) square color palette has #B48FD8 (Lenurple), #D88F8F (Shimmering Blush) and #B4D88F (Medium Spring Bud). 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.

8FD8D8 B48FD8 D88F8F B4D88F
Rainbow color

Light Blue (Crayola) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Light Blue (Crayola) rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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 Light Blue (Crayola) Color


  • Transparent A5E0E0A5E0E0
  • Transparent B1E4E4B1E4E4
  • Transparent BCE8E8BCE8E8
  • Transparent C7ECECC7ECEC
  • Transparent D2EFEFD2EFEF
  • Transparent DDF3F3DDF3F3
  • Transparent E9F7F7E9F7F7
  • Transparent F4FBFBF4FBFB


  • Transparent 8CC6C68CC6C6
  • Transparent 8BBEBE8BBEBE
  • Transparent 89B5B589B5B5
  • Transparent 88ACAC88ACAC
  • Transparent 86A3A386A3A3
  • Transparent 859A9A859A9A
  • Transparent 839292839292
  • Transparent 828989828989


  • Transparent 72ADAD72ADAD
  • Transparent 649797649797
  • Transparent 568282568282
  • Transparent 486C6C486C6C
  • Transparent 395656395656
  • Transparent 2B41412B4141
  • Transparent 1D2B2B1D2B2B
  • Transparent 0E16160E1616

Light Blue (Crayola) Color Patterns

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Gingham Checks

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Leaves Pattern

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Light Blue (Crayola) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Blue (Crayola) Plaid Pattern

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