Celeste (#b2ffff) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b2ffff, can simply be referred to as "Celeste". The color is categorized as "very light blue". When people spot this color, Celeste (#b2ffff), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Colors labeled as "very light blue" are rarely tied to cars.

#b2ffff Breakdown

#b2ffff is made up of (178, 255, 255) in RGB colorspace and (30.20, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11730943 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ffff. Black should be used ontop of #b2ffff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2ffff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2ffff luma #231.72
Websafe hex #99ffff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(178, 255, 255) Adobe RGB (202.00, 255.00, 255.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 100%, 100%) Closest named color Celeste
rgba rgba(178.0, 255.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (93.81, -22.50, -8.00)
cmyk cmyk(30.20, 0.00, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (95.16, -23.35, -7.80)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 85.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.16, 24.62, 198.47)
hsb hsb(180.02, 30.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (95.16, -37.12, -8.41)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Celeste (#b2ffff)

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" #b2ffff while the second is the "compliment" #ffb2b2.

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

Split Compliments of #Celeste (#b2ffff)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b2ffff is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #ffb2b2.

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

Triadic Colors of Celeste (#b2ffff)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Celeste (#b2ffff)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Celeste (#b2ffff)

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.

Celeste (#b2ffff)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #b2ffff can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #b2ffff

When you combine pure black with this color, #b2ffff, darker shades are produced.

Celeste (#b2ffff)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #b2ffff with gray

#b2ffff 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 #b2ffff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2ffff → #ffb2b2
#b2ffff → #c9ffff
#b2ffff → #000000
#b2ffff → #b2d8ff
#b2ffff → #6a9999
#b2ffff → #b2ffd8

How #b2ffff looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b2ffff 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 #b2ffff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b2ffff 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.

#b2ffffmight 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 Celeste (#b2ffff)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b2ffff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2ffff 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 #b2ffff
Java new Color(178, 255, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 255, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:255 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 255f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:255, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ffffb2
Python Color('#b2ffff')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2ffff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2ffff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11730943 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 255, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 11111111 11111111
Hex b2 ff ff
Octal 262 377 377
Decimal 178 255 255

#b2ffff Icons

If you're considering using #b2ffff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Celeste (#b2ffff) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b2ffff 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 #b2ffff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2ffff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2ffff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2ffff background.
This text is hex color #b2ffff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2ffff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2ffff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2ffff and white (#ffffff) background.