Turquoise CMYK

HEX #78CDD1 / RGB (120, 205, 209)

What is Turquoise CMYK Color?

Turquoise CMYK (Hex code: 78CDD1) Thumbnail

Turquoise CMYK values are (50, 0, 20, 0) which means it has 50 of cyan, 20 of yellow and 0 of both magenta and black. The closest hex code of the color is #78CDD1 with RGB equivalent values (120, 205, 209). The CMYK system is the backbone of the color printing technology found in both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K).

Please understand that the hex code of the turquoise CMYK mentioned on this page is only an approximation. Hexadecimal and RGB color values are for screen and digital media while the CMYK model is used for printing and, therefore, the conversion of one to another is not perfect.

Turquoise CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#78CDD1
RGB Values(120, 205, 209)
CMYK Values(50%, 0%, 20%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(183°, 43%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#66CCCC
Inverse Color#87322E [Burnt Umber]
Closest Pantone®630 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#D17C78 [New York Pink]
Turquoise CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Luma)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Turquoise CMYK Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 78CDD1. Complementary color is D17C78

Complementary Palette

The complement of Turquoise CMYK is New York Pink with the hex code #D17C78. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #78CDD1 color is offered by #D17C78. 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 (78CDD1, 78A1D1 and 78D1A9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Turquoise CMYK (#78CDD1) are Dark Pastel Blue (#78A1D1) and Medium Aquamarine (#78D1A9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Turquoise CMYK 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 (78CDD1, D178A1 and D1A978)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Turquoise CMYK (#78CDD1) are #D178A1 (Wild Orchid) and #D1A978 (Light French Beige). 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 (78CDD1, D178CD and CDD178)

Triadic Palette

Turquoise CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D178CD (Deep Mauve) and #CDD178 (Medium Spring Bud) along with #78CDD1 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 (78CDD1, D178CD, D17C78 and 78D17C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Turquoise CMYK has four colors - #D178CD (Deep Mauve), #D17C78 (New York Pink) and #78D17C (Pastel Green) in addition to the base color (#78CDD1). 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 (78CDD1, A978D1, D17C78 and A1D178)

Square Palette

Turquoise CMYK square color palette has #A978D1 (Rich Lavender), #D17C78 (New York Pink) and #A1D178 (Pistachio). 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

Turquoise CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Turquoise CMYK 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 Turquoise CMYK Color


  • Transparent 93D7DA#93D7DA
  • Transparent A1DCDF#A1DCDF
  • Transparent AEE1E3#AEE1E3
  • Transparent BCE6E8#BCE6E8
  • Transparent C9EBED#C9EBED
  • Transparent D7F0F1#D7F0F1
  • Transparent E4F5F6#E4F5F6
  • Transparent F2FAFA#F2FAFA


  • Transparent 7ABEC1#7ABEC1
  • Transparent 7AB6B9#7AB6B9
  • Transparent 7BAEB1#7BAEB1
  • Transparent 7CA7A9#7CA7A9
  • Transparent 7D9FA0#7D9FA0
  • Transparent 7E9798#7E9798
  • Transparent 7E8F90#7E8F90
  • Transparent 7F8888#7F8888


  • Transparent 60A4A7#60A4A7
  • Transparent 549092#549092
  • Transparent 487B7D#487B7D
  • Transparent 3C6769#3C6769
  • Transparent 305254#305254
  • Transparent 243E3F#243E3F
  • Transparent 18292A#18292A
  • Transparent 0C1515#0C1515

Turquoise CMYK Color Patterns

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    Turquoise CMYK Gingham Checks

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    Turquoise CMYK Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise CMYK Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise CMYK Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise CMYK Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise CMYK Plaid Pattern

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