Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef) color information

#b2f2ef is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Pale blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Pale blue (#b2f2ef), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#b2f2ef Breakdown

#b2f2ef is made up of (178, 242, 239) in RGB colorspace and (26.45, 0.00, 1.24, 5.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11727599 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ffff. Black should be used ontop of #b2f2ef to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2f2ef. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2f2ef luma #222.28
Websafe hex #99ffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(178, 242, 239) Adobe RGB (199.00, 241.00, 239.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 95%, 94%) Closest named color Pale blue
rgba rgba(178.0, 242.0, 239.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.88, -18.54, -5.53)
cmyk cmyk(26.45, 0.00, 1.24, 5.10) CIE-L*ab (91.23, -19.45, -5.55)
hsv hsv(177.62, 71.43, 82.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (91.23, 20.23, 195.93)
hsb hsb(177.62, 26.32, 95.00) CIE-L*uv (91.23, -30.40, -5.38)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #b2f2ef and the second color is called the "compliment" #f2b2b5.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b2f2ef is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f2b2b5.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Pale blue (#b2f2ef)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #b2f2ef can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #b2f2ef

When you combine pure black with this color, #b2f2ef, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #b2f2ef

Tones are produced by blending #b2f2ef with gray

#b2f2ef 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 #b2f2ef as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2f2ef → #f2b2b5
#b2f2ef → #c9f5f3
#b2f2ef → #000000
#b2f2ef → #b2d5f2
#b2f2ef → #6a918f
#b2f2ef → #b2f2cf

How #b2f2ef looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b2f2ef 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 #b2f2ef could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b2f2ef popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#b2f2efmight 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 (#b2f2ef)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b2f2ef. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2f2ef 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 #b2f2ef
Java new Color(178, 242, 239);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 242, 239);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:242 blue:239 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 242f, 239f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:242, blue:239, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $eff2b2
Python Color('#b2f2ef')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2f2ef

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2f2ef. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11727599 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 242, 239.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 11110010 11101111
Hex b2 f2 ef
Octal 262 362 357
Decimal 178 242 239

Icons incorporating the color #b2f2ef

If you're considering using #b2f2ef in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b2f2ef on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b2f2ef 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 #b2f2ef on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2f2ef on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2f2ef background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2f2ef background.
This text is hex color #b2f2ef on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2f2ef on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2f2ef and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2f2ef and white (#ffffff) background.