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Spindrift Blue Color

HEX #8DD3E5 / RGB (141, 211, 229)

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What is Spindrift Blue Color?

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Spindrift Blue has the hex code #8DD3E5. The equivalent RGB values are (141, 211, 229), which means it is composed of 24% red, 36% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:38 M:8 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Spindrift Blue has a hue of 192°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Spindrift Blue 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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Spindrift Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#8DD3E5
RGB Values(141, 211, 229)
CMYK Values(38%, 8%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(192°, 38%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#722C1A [Liver (Organ)]
Closest Pantone®636 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#E59F8D [Tumbleweed]
Spindrift Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Luma)#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DCDCDC

Spindrift Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8DD3E5. Complementary color is E59F8D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Spindrift Blue is Tumbleweed with the hex code #E59F8D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8DD3E5 color is offered by #E59F8D. 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 (8DD3E5, 8DA7E5 and 8DE5CB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Spindrift Blue (#8DD3E5) are Light Cobalt Blue (#8DA7E5) and Middle Blue Green (#8DE5CB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Spindrift Blue 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 (8DD3E5, E58DA7 and E5CB8D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Spindrift Blue (#8DD3E5) are #E58DA7 (Charm Pink) and #E5CB8D (Gold (Crayola)). 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 (8DD3E5, E58DD3 and D3E58D)

Triadic Palette

Spindrift Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E58DD3 (Orchid (Crayola)) and #D3E58D (Medium Spring Bud) along with #8DD3E5 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 (8DD3E5, E58DD3, E59F8D and 8DE59F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Spindrift Blue has four colors - #E58DD3 (Orchid (Crayola)), #E59F8D (Tumbleweed) and #8DE59F (Light Green) in addition to the base color (#8DD3E5). 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 (8DD3E5, CB8DE5, E59F8D and A7E58D)

Square Palette

Spindrift Blue square color palette has #CB8DE5 (Bright Lavender), #E59F8D (Tumbleweed) and #A7E58D (Granny Smith Apple). 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

Spindrift Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Spindrift Blue 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 Spindrift Blue Color


  • Transparent A4DCEAA4DCEA
  • Transparent AFE0EDAFE0ED
  • Transparent BBE5EFBBE5EF
  • Transparent C6E9F2C6E9F2
  • Transparent D1EDF5D1EDF5
  • Transparent DDF2F7DDF2F7
  • Transparent E8F6FAE8F6FA
  • Transparent F4FBFCF4FBFC


  • Transparent 8AC2D18AC2D1
  • Transparent 89BAC789BAC7
  • Transparent 88B2BD88B2BD
  • Transparent 87AAB387AAB3
  • Transparent 85A1A885A1A8
  • Transparent 84999E84999E
  • Transparent 839194839194
  • Transparent 81888A81888A


  • Transparent 71A9B771A9B7
  • Transparent 6394A06394A0
  • Transparent 557F89557F89
  • Transparent 476A73476A73
  • Transparent 38545C38545C
  • Transparent 2A3F452A3F45
  • Transparent 1C2A2E1C2A2E
  • Transparent 0E15170E1517

Spindrift Blue Color Patterns

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    Spindrift Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Spindrift Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Spindrift Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Spindrift Blue Plaid Pattern

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