Description and conversion results of color #d6e5e9

It is a very bright pastel cyan color having an approximate luminance of 90%. It has a hue value of 193° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Alice Blue, Azure (X11/web Color), Gainsboro, Platinum, Mint Cream, Pale Aqua, Beau Blue, Light Gray, Columbia Blue and Cultured. 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 #d6e5e9 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(214, 229, 233)
#d6e5e9
hsl(192.6, 30.2%, 87.6%)
hsv(192.6, 8.2%, 91.4%)
lab(90, -4.2, -3.7)
xyz(70.5, 76.2, 88.1)

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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 9040 C
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Pantone 7541 C
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Pantone 9420 C
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RAL D2 240 90 05
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RAL 190-5
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RAL D2 220 92 05
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Sherwin-Williams 6798
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Sherwin-Williams 6504
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Sherwin-Williams 6784
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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 #d6e5e9 color. This process results a scale from a very 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 Alice Blue, Azure (X11/web Color), Cultured, Platinum, Mint Cream, White and Baby Powder.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #d6e5e9 color. This process results a scale from a very 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 Cadet Grey, Quick Silver, Silver Chalice, Spanish Gray, Nickel, Sonic Silver, Gray (Web), Dim Gray, Davy's Grey, Charcoal, Onyx, Black Olive, Eerie Black, Raisin Black, Charleston Green and Eigengrau.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #d6e5e9 color. This process results a scale from a very 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 Gainsboro, Alice Blue, Platinum, 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, azure and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Black Olive, Outer Space (Crayola), Ash Gray, Morning Blue, Dark Slate Gray, Charcoal, Cadet Grey, Pewter Blue, Onyx, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Dark Liver and Silver (Metallic).

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, orange and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Outer Space (Crayola), Gunmetal, Battleship Grey, Old Silver, Pale Aqua, Beau Blue, Dark Lava, Taupe, Rocket Metallic, Middle Grey, Timberwolf and Silver (Crayola).

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, cyan, yellow and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Outer Space (Crayola), Cadet Grey, Pewter Blue, Black Olive, Taupe, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Dark Liver, Black Coffee, Black Shadows and Silver (Metallic).

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, cyan, violet, red and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Outer Space (Crayola), Cadet Grey, Pewter Blue, Dark Liver, Davy's Grey, Silver (Metallic), Black Shadows, Dark Lava, Silver Pink, Black Olive, Rifle Green, Ash Gray and Silver Chalice.

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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