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Powder Blue (Pantone) Color

HEX #96B3D2 / RGB (150, 179, 210)

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What is Powder Blue (Pantone) Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 14-4214 TCX, Powder Blue (Pantone) color hex code is #96B3D2 with RGB equivalent (150, 179, 210). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Powder Blue (Pantone) can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Powder Blue (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#96B3D2
RGB Values(150, 179, 210)
CMYK Values(29%, 15%, 0%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(211°, 29%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#694C2D [Van Dyke Brown]
Pantone®14-4214 TCX
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#D2B596 [Tan]
Powder Blue (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Luma)#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D1D1D1

Powder Blue (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 96B3D2. Complementary color is D2B596

Complementary Palette

The complement of Powder Blue (Pantone) is Tan with the hex code #D2B596. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #96B3D2 color is offered by #D2B596. 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 (96B3D2, 9796D2 and 96D1D2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Powder Blue (Pantone) (#96B3D2) are Ceil (#9796D2) and Pale Robin Egg Blue (#96D1D2). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Powder Blue (Pantone) 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 (96B3D2, D29796 and D1D296)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Powder Blue (Pantone) (#96B3D2) are #D29796 (Parrot Pink) and #D1D296 (Medium Spring Bud). 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 (96B3D2, D296B3 and B3D296)

Triadic Palette

Powder Blue (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D296B3 (Parrot Pink) and #B3D296 (Granny Smith Apple) along with #96B3D2 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 (96B3D2, D296B3, D2B596 and 96D2B5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Powder Blue (Pantone) has four colors - #D296B3 (Parrot Pink), #D2B596 (Tan) and #96D2B5 (Turquoise Green) in addition to the base color (#96B3D2). 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 (96B3D2, D296D1, D2B596 and 96D297)

Square Palette

Powder Blue (Pantone) square color palette has #D296D1 (Light Medium Orchid), #D2B596 (Tan) and #96D297 (Eton Blue). 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

Powder Blue (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Powder Blue (Pantone) 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 Powder Blue (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent ABC2DBABC2DB
  • Transparent B6CAE0B6CAE0
  • Transparent C0D1E4C0D1E4
  • Transparent CBD9E9CBD9E9
  • Transparent D5E1EDD5E1ED
  • Transparent E0E8F2E0E8F2
  • Transparent EAF0F6EAF0F6
  • Transparent F5F7FBF5F7FB


  • Transparent 92A9C292A9C2
  • Transparent 8FA4B98FA4B9
  • Transparent 8D9FB18D9FB1
  • Transparent 8B9AA98B9AA9
  • Transparent 8994A18994A1
  • Transparent 878F99878F99
  • Transparent 848A90848A90
  • Transparent 828588828588


  • Transparent 788FA8788FA8
  • Transparent 697D93697D93
  • Transparent 5A6B7E5A6B7E
  • Transparent 4B5A694B5A69
  • Transparent 3C48543C4854
  • Transparent 2D363F2D363F
  • Transparent 1E242A1E242A
  • Transparent 0F12150F1215

Powder Blue (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

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    Powder Blue (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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