Blizzard blue (#ace5ee) color information

#ace5ee is the hex color code that can simply be referred to as "Blizzard blue". This color is described as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Blizzard blue (#ace5ee), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #ace5ee

#ace5ee is made up of (172, 229, 238) in RGB colorspace and (27.73, 3.78, 0.00, 6.67) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11331054 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ccff. Black should be used ontop of #ace5ee to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ace5ee. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ace5ee luma #212.75
Websafe hex #99ccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(172, 229, 238) Adobe RGB (188.00, 229.00, 237.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(67%, 90%, 93%) Closest named color Blizzard blue
rgba rgba(172.0, 229.0, 238.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.26, -16.10, -10.01)
cmyk cmyk(27.73, 3.78, 0.00, 6.67) CIE-L*ab (87.49, -17.14, -9.97)
hsv hsv(186.92, 65.00, 80.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.49, 19.83, 210.19)
hsb hsb(186.92, 27.96, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (87.49, -29.76, -12.80)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #ace5ee while the second is the "compliment" #edb1aa.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ace5ee is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #edb1aa.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #ace5ee with white

Darker variations of #ace5ee

When you combine pure black with this color, #ace5ee, darker shades are produced.

Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)'s Tones

Tones of #ace5ee can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#ace5ee in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #ace5ee as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ace5ee → #edb1aa
#ace5ee → #c4ecf3
#ace5ee → #000000
#ace5ee → #aac5ed
#ace5ee → #67898e
#ace5ee → #aaedd2

Blizzard blue (#ace5ee) in different environments

Seeing #ace5ee on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #ace5ee could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #ace5ee

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#ace5eemight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Blizzard blue (#ace5ee)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ace5ee. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ace5ee in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #ace5ee
Java new Color(172, 229, 238);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 172, 229, 238);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:172 green:229 blue:238 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(172f, 229f, 238f);
Swift UIColor(red:172, green:229, blue:238, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $eee5ac
Python Color('#ace5ee')

Base Conversions of hex color #ace5ee

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ace5ee. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11331054 while the individual RGB conversions are: 172, 229, 238.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10101100 11100101 11101110
Hex ac e5 ee
Octal 254 345 356
Decimal 172 229 238

#ace5ee Icons

If you're considering using #ace5ee in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Blizzard blue (#ace5ee) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ace5ee colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #ace5ee on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ace5ee on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ace5ee background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ace5ee background.
This text is hex color #ace5ee on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ace5ee on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ace5ee and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ace5ee and white (#ffffff) background.