Description and conversion results of color Beau Blue

It is a bright pastel azure color having an approximate luminance of 84%. It has a hue value of 206° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Pale Aqua, Beau Blue, Columbia Blue, Uranian Blue, Light Steel Blue, Light Blue, Pale Cerulean, Baby Blue Eyes, Periwinkle (Crayola) and Light Cornflower Blue. 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 Beau Blue to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(188, 212, 230)
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hsl(205.7, 45.7%, 82%)
hsv(205.7, 18.3%, 90.2%)
lab(83.7, -4.3, -11.6)
xyz(58.6, 63.5, 84)

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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 545 C
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Pantone 544 C
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Pantone 9422 U
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RAL 180-2
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RAL D2 250 80 15
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RAL D2 260 80 15
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Sherwin-Williams 6807
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Sherwin-Williams 6527
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Sherwin-Williams 6520
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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 Beau Blue color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel azure color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Pale Aqua, Columbia Blue, Uranian Blue, Alice Blue, Gainsboro, Ghost White, Cultured and White.

Shades

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

This color scale contains similar colors to Cadet Grey, Pewter Blue, Light Slate Gray, Roman Silver, Dark Electric Blue, Payne's Grey, Cadet, Black Coral, Charcoal, Onyx, Gunmetal, Outer Space (Crayola), Eerie Black, Raisin Black, Charleston Green and Eigengrau.

Tones

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

This color scale contains similar colors to Pale Aqua, Columbia Blue, Light Steel Blue, Light Gray, Silver Sand, Gainsboro and Silver.

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 cyan, azure, blue and violet colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Slate Gray, MSU Green, Opal, Morning Blue, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Pewter Blue, Dark Sky Blue, Charcoal, Gunmetal, Cadet Grey, Independence, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Wild Blue Yonder, Dark Liver, English Violet, Rose Quartz and Heliotrope Gray.

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 azure and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Gunmetal, Light Slate Gray, Slate Gray, Pale Aqua, Taupe, Dark Lava, Beaver, Shadow, Champagne Pink and Almond.

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 azure, green and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Gunmetal, Pewter Blue, Cadet Grey, Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green, Ash Gray, Rose Ebony, Eggplant, Tuscany and Silver Pink.

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 azure, rose, orange and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Gunmetal, Pewter Blue, Cadet Grey, Eggplant, Dark Byzantium, Lilac Luster, Heliotrope Gray, Dark Lava, Taupe, Grullo, Khaki (Web), Kombu Green, Dark Slate Gray, Morning Blue and Cambridge Blue.

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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