Pale Aquamarine

HEX #ACE9D4 / RGB (172, 233, 212)

Aquamarine gemstone illustration

What is Pale Aquamarine Color?

Pale Aquamarine (Hex code: ACE9D4) Thumbnail

Pale Aquamarine has the hex code #ACE9D4. The equivalent RGB values are (172, 233, 212), which means it is composed of 28% red, 38% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:26 M:0 Y:9 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pale Aquamarine has a hue of 159°, 26% 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.

Pale aquamarine is a gentle and light blue-green color. It can be applied to web pages with HTML and/or CSS via its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB codes.

Pale Aquamarine Color Codes

Hex Code#ACE9D4
RGB Values(172, 233, 212)
CMYK Values(26%, 0%, 9%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(159°, 26%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#99FFCC
Inverse Color#53162B [Brown Chocolate]
Closest Pantone®331 C
Closest RAL9018 [Papyrus white]
Complementary Color#E9ACC1 [Metallic Pink]
Pale Aquamarine Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CECECE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Luma)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Pale Aquamarine Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of ACE9D4. Complementary color is E9ACC1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pale Aquamarine is Metallic Pink with the hex code #E9ACC1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #ACE9D4 color is offered by #E9ACC1. 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 (ACE9D4, ACE0E9 and ACE9B6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pale Aquamarine (#ACE9D4) are Powder Blue (#ACE0E9) and Celadon (#ACE9B6). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pale Aquamarine 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (ACE9D4, E9ACE0 and E9B6AC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pale Aquamarine (#ACE9D4) are #E9ACE0 (Thistle (Crayola)) and #E9B6AC (Pale Chestnut). 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 (ACE9D4, D4ACE9 and E9D4AC)

Triadic Palette

Pale Aquamarine triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D4ACE9 (Bright Ube) and #E9D4AC (Desert Sand) along with #ACE9D4 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 (ACE9D4, D4ACE9, E9ACC1 and C1E9AC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pale Aquamarine has four colors - #D4ACE9 (Bright Ube), #E9ACC1 (Metallic Pink) and #C1E9AC (Menthol) in addition to the base color (#ACE9D4). 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.

Square color palette with (ACE9D4, B6ACE9, E9ACC1 and E0E9AC)

Square Palette

Pale Aquamarine square color palette has #B6ACE9 (Maximum Blue Purple), #E9ACC1 (Metallic Pink) and #E0E9AC (Pale Goldenrod). 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

Pale Aquamarine Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pale Aquamarine 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Pale Aquamarine Color


  • Transparent BDEDDD#BDEDDD
  • Transparent C5F0E1#C5F0E1
  • Transparent CDF2E5#CDF2E5
  • Transparent D6F4EA#D6F4EA
  • Transparent DEF6EE#DEF6EE
  • Transparent E6F8F2#E6F8F2
  • Transparent EEFBF6#EEFBF6
  • Transparent F7FDFB#F7FDFB


  • Transparent A3D4C3#A3D4C3
  • Transparent 9FCABB#9FCABB
  • Transparent 9ABFB2#9ABFB2
  • Transparent 96B5AA#96B5AA
  • Transparent 92AAA2#92AAA2
  • Transparent 8DA099#8DA099
  • Transparent 899591#899591
  • Transparent 848B88#848B88


  • Transparent 8ABAAA#8ABAAA
  • Transparent 78A394#78A394
  • Transparent 678C7F#678C7F
  • Transparent 56756A#56756A
  • Transparent 455D55#455D55
  • Transparent 344640#344640
  • Transparent 222F2A#222F2A
  • Transparent 111715#111715

Pale Aquamarine Color Patterns

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    Pale Aquamarine Gingham Checks

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    Pale Aquamarine Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Aquamarine Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Aquamarine Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Aquamarine Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Aquamarine Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Aquamarine Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Aquamarine Plaid Pattern

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