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Royal Aqua Color

HEX #06C0DD / RGB (6, 192, 221)

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What is Royal Aqua Color?

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Royal Aqua has the hex code #06C0DD. The equivalent RGB values are (6, 192, 221), which means it is composed of 1% red, 46% green and 53% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:97 M:13 Y:0 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, Royal Aqua has a hue of 188°, 97% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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.

Royal Aqua 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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Royal Aqua Color Codes

Hex Code#06C0DD
RGB Values(6, 192, 221)
CMYK Values(97%, 13%, 0%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(188°, 97%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#00CCCC
Inverse Color#F93F22 [Orioles Orange]
Closest Pantone®311 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#DD2306 [Maximum Red]
Royal Aqua Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Luma)#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C6C6C6

Royal Aqua Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 06C0DD. Complementary color is DD2306

Complementary Palette

The complement of Royal Aqua is Maximum Red with the hex code #DD2306. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #06C0DD color is offered by #DD2306. 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.

06C0DD DD2306
Analogous color palette with (06C0DD, 0655DD and 06DD8F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Royal Aqua (#06C0DD) are True Blue (#0655DD) and Caribbean Green (#06DD8F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Royal Aqua 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.

06C0DD 0655DD 06DD8F
Split Complementary color palette with (06C0DD, DD0655 and DD8F06)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Royal Aqua (#06C0DD) are #DD0655 (Debian Red) and #DD8F06 (Harvest Gold). 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.

06C0DD DD0655 DD8F06
Triadic color palette with (06C0DD, DD06C0 and C0DD06)

Triadic Palette

Royal Aqua triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DD06C0 (Deep Magenta) and #C0DD06 (Bitter Lemon) along with #06C0DD create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

06C0DD DD06C0 C0DD06
Tetradic color palette with (06C0DD, DD06C0, DD2306 and 06DD23)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Royal Aqua has four colors - #DD06C0 (Deep Magenta), #DD2306 (Maximum Red) and #06DD23 (Vivid Malachite) in addition to the base color (#06C0DD). 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.

06C0DD DD06C0 DD2306 06DD23
Square color palette with (06C0DD, 8F06DD, DD2306 and 55DD06)

Square Palette

Royal Aqua square color palette has #8F06DD (Dark Violet), #DD2306 (Maximum Red) and #55DD06 (Harlequin 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.

06C0DD 8F06DD DD2306 55DD06
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Royal Aqua Color Rainbow Palette

Our Royal Aqua 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.

06C0DD 0608DD BC06DD DD0645 DD7F06 83DD06 06DD41

Tints, Tones & Shades of Royal Aqua Color


  • Transparent 38CDE438CDE4
  • Transparent 51D3E751D3E7
  • Transparent 6AD9EB6AD9EB
  • Transparent 83E0EE83E0EE
  • Transparent 9BE6F19BE6F1
  • Transparent B4ECF5B4ECF5
  • Transparent CDF2F8CDF2F8
  • Transparent E6F9FCE6F9FC


  • Transparent 1EB3CA1EB3CA
  • Transparent 2BADC12BADC1
  • Transparent 37A6B837A6B8
  • Transparent 43A0AF43A0AF
  • Transparent 4F9AA54F9AA5
  • Transparent 5B939C5B939C
  • Transparent 688D93688D93
  • Transparent 748689748689


  • Transparent 059AB1059AB1
  • Transparent 04869B04869B
  • Transparent 047385047385
  • Transparent 03606F03606F
  • Transparent 024D58024D58
  • Transparent 023A42023A42
  • Transparent 01262C01262C
  • Transparent 011316011316

Royal Aqua Color Patterns

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    Royal Aqua Leaves Pattern

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    Royal Aqua Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Aqua Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Aqua Plaid Pattern

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