Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b1f0de, should not to be confused with "Pale blue" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Pale blue (#b1f0de), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Shades of "very light gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #b1f0de

#b1f0de is made up of (177, 240, 222) in RGB colorspace and (26.25, 0.00, 7.50, 5.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11661534 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ffcc. Black should be used ontop of #b1f0de to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b1f0de. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b1f0de luma #218.89
Websafe hex #99ffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(177, 240, 222) Adobe RGB (195.00, 240.00, 222.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 94%, 87%) Closest named color Pale blue
rgba rgba(177.0, 240.0, 222.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (87.75, -23.12, 1.99)
cmyk cmyk(26.25, 0.00, 7.50, 5.88) CIE-L*ab (90.32, -24.65, 2.09)
hsv hsv(163.22, 67.57, 81.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (90.32, 24.74, 175.15)
hsb hsb(163.22, 26.60, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (90.32, -32.85, 7.42)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)

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" #b1f0de while the second is the "compliment" #efafc2.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b1f0de is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #efafc2.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)

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 Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)

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.

Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b1f0de with white

Darker variations of #b1f0de

When you combine pure black with this color, #b1f0de, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)'s Tones

Tones of #b1f0de can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b1f0de 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 #b1f0de as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b1f0de → #efafc2
#b1f0de → #c8f4e7
#b1f0de → #000000
#b1f0de → #afe1ef
#b1f0de → #6a9085
#b1f0de → #afefbd

Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de) in different environments

Seeing #b1f0de 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 #b1f0de could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b1f0de

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

#b1f0demight 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 Faux-Pale blue (#b1f0de)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b1f0de. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b1f0de 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 #b1f0de
Java new Color(177, 240, 222);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 177, 240, 222);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:177 green:240 blue:222 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(177f, 240f, 222f);
Swift UIColor(red:177, green:240, blue:222, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $def0b1
Python Color('#b1f0de')

Base Conversions of hex color #b1f0de

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b1f0de. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11661534 while the individual RGB conversions are: 177, 240, 222.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110001 11110000 11011110
Hex b1 f0 de
Octal 261 360 336
Decimal 177 240 222

Icons incorporating the color #b1f0de

If you're considering using #b1f0de in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b1f0de on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b1f0de 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 #b1f0de on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b1f0de on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b1f0de background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b1f0de background.
This text is hex color #b1f0de on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b1f0de on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b1f0de and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b1f0de and white (#ffffff) background.