HEX #A0E3F6 / RGB (160, 227, 246)

White snowflake

What is Snowflake Color?

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Snowflake has the hex code #A0E3F6. The equivalent RGB values are (160, 227, 246), which means it is composed of 25% red, 36% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:35 M:8 Y:0 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Snowflake has a hue of 193°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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.

Snowflake is a pale cyan-azure color. It can only be used in HTML and CSS code wth its hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.

Snowflake Color Codes

Hex Code#A0E3F6
RGB Values(160, 227, 246)
CMYK Values(35%, 8%, 0%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(193°, 35%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCFF
Inverse Color#5F1C09 [Seal Brown]
Closest Pantone®635 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#F6B3A0 [Melon]
Snowflake Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D1D1D1
Weighted Average (Luma)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E4E4E4

Snowflake Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A0E3F6. Complementary color is F6B3A0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Snowflake is Melon with the hex code #F6B3A0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A0E3F6 color is offered by #F6B3A0. 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 (A0E3F6, A0B8F6 and A0F6DE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Snowflake (#A0E3F6) are Baby Blue Eyes (#A0B8F6) and Magic Mint (#A0F6DE). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Snowflake 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 (A0E3F6, F6A0B8 and F6DEA0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Snowflake (#A0E3F6) are #F6A0B8 (Amaranth Pink) and #F6DEA0 (Deep Champagne). 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 (A0E3F6, F6A0E3 and E3F6A0)

Triadic Palette

Snowflake triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F6A0E3 (Lavender Rose) and #E3F6A0 (Pale Goldenrod) along with #A0E3F6 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 (A0E3F6, F6A0E3, F6B3A0 and A0F6B3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Snowflake has four colors - #F6A0E3 (Lavender Rose), #F6B3A0 (Melon) and #A0F6B3 (Teal Deer) in addition to the base color (#A0E3F6). 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 (A0E3F6, DEA0F6, F6B3A0 and B8F6A0)

Square Palette

Snowflake square color palette has #DEA0F6 (Bright Lilac), #F6B3A0 (Melon) and #B8F6A0 (Menthol). 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

Snowflake Color Rainbow Palette

Our Snowflake 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 Snowflake Color


  • Transparent B3E9F8#B3E9F8
  • Transparent BDEBF9#BDEBF9
  • Transparent C6EEFA#C6EEFA
  • Transparent D0F1FB#D0F1FB
  • Transparent D9F4FB#D9F4FB
  • Transparent E3F7FC#E3F7FC
  • Transparent ECF9FD#ECF9FD
  • Transparent F6FCFE#F6FCFE


  • Transparent 9ACFDE#9ACFDE
  • Transparent 96C5D3#96C5D3
  • Transparent 93BBC7#93BBC7
  • Transparent 90B2BB#90B2BB
  • Transparent 8DA8AF#8DA8AF
  • Transparent 8A9EA3#8A9EA3
  • Transparent 869498#869498
  • Transparent 838A8C#838A8C


  • Transparent 80B6C5#80B6C5
  • Transparent 709FAC#709FAC
  • Transparent 608894#608894
  • Transparent 50727B#50727B
  • Transparent 405B62#405B62
  • Transparent 30444A#30444A
  • Transparent 202D31#202D31
  • Transparent 101719#101719

Snowflake Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Snowflake Plaid Pattern

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