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Placid Color

HEX #67A2B9 / RGB (103, 162, 185)

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What is Placid Color?

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Placid has the hex code #67A2B9. The equivalent RGB values are (103, 162, 185), which means it is composed of 23% red, 36% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:44 M:12 Y:0 K:28. In the HSV/HSB scale, Placid has a hue of 197°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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.

Placid is a cyan-blue color, gentle on the eyes. It is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Placid Color Codes

Hex Code#67A2B9
RGB Values(103, 162, 185)
CMYK Values(44%, 12%, 0%, 28%)
HSV/HSB Values(197°, 44%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#985D46 [Coconut]
Closest Pantone®549 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#B97E67 [Light Taupe]
Placid Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#969696
Weighted Average (Most Common)#939393
Weighted Average (Luma)#979797
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Placid Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 67A2B9. Complementary color is B97E67

Complementary Palette

The complement of Placid is Light Taupe with the hex code #B97E67. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #67A2B9 color is offered by #B97E67. 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 (67A2B9, 6779B9 and 67B9A7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Placid (#67A2B9) are Glaucous (#6779B9) and Green Sheen (#67B9A7). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Placid 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (67A2B9, B96779 and B9A767)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Placid (#67A2B9) are #B96779 (Rose Gold) and #B9A767 (Camel). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (67A2B9, B967A2 and A2B967)

Triadic Palette

Placid triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B967A2 (Pearly Purple) and #A2B967 (Middle Green Yellow) along with #67A2B9 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 (67A2B9, B967A2, B97E67 and 67B97E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Placid has four colors - #B967A2 (Pearly Purple), #B97E67 (Light Taupe) and #67B97E (Iguana Green) in addition to the base color (#67A2B9). 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.

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Square color palette with (67A2B9, A767B9, B97E67 and 79B967)

Square Palette

Placid square color palette has #A767B9 (Rich Lavender), #B97E67 (Light Taupe) and #79B967 (Bud 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.

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Rainbow color

Placid Color Rainbow Palette

Our Placid 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 Placid Color


  • Transparent 85B5C785B5C7
  • Transparent 95BECE95BECE
  • Transparent A4C7D5A4C7D5
  • Transparent B3D1DCB3D1DC
  • Transparent C2DAE3C2DAE3
  • Transparent D1E3EAD1E3EA
  • Transparent E1ECF1E1ECF1
  • Transparent F0F6F8F0F6F8


  • Transparent 6C9BAE6C9BAE
  • Transparent 6F98A86F98A8
  • Transparent 7194A27194A2
  • Transparent 74919D74919D
  • Transparent 768E97768E97
  • Transparent 798A91798A91
  • Transparent 7B878B7B878B
  • Transparent 7E83867E8386


  • Transparent 528294528294
  • Transparent 487182487182
  • Transparent 3E616F3E616F
  • Transparent 34515D34515D
  • Transparent 29414A29414A
  • Transparent 1F31381F3138
  • Transparent 152025152025
  • Transparent 0A10130A1013

Placid Color Patterns

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    Placid Gingham Checks

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    Placid Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Placid Polka Dots Pattern

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    Placid Honeycomb Pattern

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    Placid Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Placid Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Placid Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Placid Plaid Pattern

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