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Turquoise (Pantone) Color

HEX #45B5AA / RGB (69, 181, 170)

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What is Turquoise (Pantone) Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 15-5519-TCX, Turquoise (Pantone) color hex code is #45B5AA with RGB equivalent (69, 181, 170). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Turquoise (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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Turquoise (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#45B5AA
RGB Values(69, 181, 170)
CMYK Values(62%, 0%, 6%, 29%)
HSV/HSB Values(174°, 62%, 71%)
Closest Web Safe#33CC99
Inverse Color#BA4A55 [Bittersweet Shimmer]
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#B54550 [English Red]
Turquoise (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#929292
Weighted Average (Luma)#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Turquoise (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 45B5AA. Complementary color is B54550

Complementary Palette

The complement of Turquoise (Pantone) is English Red with the hex code #B54550. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #45B5AA color is offered by #B54550. 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 (45B5AA, 4588B5 and 45B572)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Turquoise (Pantone) (#45B5AA) are Steel Blue (#4588B5) and Medium Sea Green (#45B572). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Turquoise (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 (45B5AA, B54588 and B57245)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Turquoise (Pantone) (#45B5AA) are #B54588 (Red-Violet (Crayola)) and #B57245 (Brown Sugar). 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 (45B5AA, AA45B5 and B5AA45)

Triadic Palette

Turquoise (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #AA45B5 (Purple Plum) and #B5AA45 (Brass) along with #45B5AA 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 (45B5AA, AA45B5, B54550 and 50B545)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Turquoise (Pantone) has four colors - #AA45B5 (Purple Plum), #B54550 (English Red) and #50B545 (Apple) in addition to the base color (#45B5AA). 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 (45B5AA, 7245B5, B54550 and 88B545)

Square Palette

Turquoise (Pantone) square color palette has #7245B5 (Royal Purple), #B54550 (English Red) and #88B545 (Bud 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.

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Rainbow color

Turquoise (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Turquoise (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 Turquoise (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent 6AC4BB6AC4BB
  • Transparent 7DCBC47DCBC4
  • Transparent 8FD3CC8FD3CC
  • Transparent A2DAD5A2DAD5
  • Transparent B5E1DDB5E1DD
  • Transparent C7E9E6C7E9E6
  • Transparent DAF0EEDAF0EE
  • Transparent ECF8F7ECF8F7


  • Transparent 51AAA251AAA2
  • Transparent 57A59D57A59D
  • Transparent 5DA0995DA099
  • Transparent 639B95639B95
  • Transparent 689591689591
  • Transparent 6E908D6E908D
  • Transparent 748B88748B88
  • Transparent 7A85847A8584


  • Transparent 379188379188
  • Transparent 307F77307F77
  • Transparent 296D66296D66
  • Transparent 235B55235B55
  • Transparent 1C48441C4844
  • Transparent 153633153633
  • Transparent 0E24220E2422
  • Transparent 071211071211

Turquoise (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Turquoise (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Turquoise (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Turquoise (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Turquoise (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Turquoise (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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