Description and conversion results of color #b9ece2

It is a bright pastel cyan color having an approximate luminance of 90%. It has a hue value of 168° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Aero Blue, Celeste, Italian Sky Blue, Middle Blue Green, Powder Blue, Magic Mint, Blizzard Blue, Crystal, Light Cyan and Turquoise Green. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #b9ece2 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(185, 236, 226)
#b9ece2
hsl(168.2, 57.3%, 82.5%)
hsv(168.2, 21.6%, 92.5%)
lab(89.8, -18.3, -0.5)
xyz(63.7, 75.8, 83.2)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 9520 U
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Pantone 9524 C
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Pantone 573 U
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RAL 720-2
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RAL 720-1
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RAL D2 180 90 10
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Sherwin-Williams 6757
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Sherwin-Williams 6750
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Sherwin-Williams 6765
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #b9ece2 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel cyan color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Light Cyan, Aero Blue, Powder Blue, Blizzard Blue, Honeydew, Azure (X11/web Color), Mint Cream, Baby Powder and White.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #b9ece2 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel cyan color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Morning Blue, Green Sheen, Opal, Cadet Blue, Xanadu, Steel Teal, Hooker's Green, Wintergreen Dream, Dark Slate Gray, Feldgrau, Outer Space (Crayola), Black Olive, Charleston Green, Dark Jungle Green, Eerie Black and Black Chocolate.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #b9ece2 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel cyan color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Aero Blue, Powder Blue, Light Cyan, Crystal, Honeydew, Azure (X11/web Color), Mint Cream, Platinum, Gainsboro, Light Gray and Cultured.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold colors. There are variants of green, cyan and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green, Sage, English Green, Brunswick Green, Cambridge Blue, MSU Green, Green Sheen, Polished Pine, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Cadet Blue, Dark Sky Blue, Charcoal and Pewter Blue.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of cyan, rose and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to MSU Green, Warm Black, Wintergreen Dream, Steel Teal, Middle Blue Green, Aero Blue, Eggplant, Old Mauve, Mountbatten Pink, English Lavender, Queen Pink and Mimi Pink.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of cyan, orange, blue and violet colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to MSU Green, Brunswick Green, Green Sheen, Cambridge Blue, Café Noir, Dark Brown, Tumbleweed, Antique Brass, English Violet, Independence, Blue Bell and Glossy Grape.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of cyan, azure, rose, yellow and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to MSU Green, Brunswick Green, Green Sheen, Cambridge Blue, Charcoal, Independence, Wild Blue Yonder, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Eggplant, Rose Ebony, Tuscany, Rosy Brown, Olive Drab 7, Rifle Green, Khaki (Web) and Ecru.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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