Description and conversion results of color Sky Blue (Crayola)

It is a bright pastel cyan color having an approximate luminance of 81%. It has a hue value of 190° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Middle Blue, Sky Blue, Non-photo Blue, Blizzard Blue, Baby Blue, Crystal, Powder Blue, Light Cornflower Blue, Light Blue and Vivid Sky 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 Sky Blue (Crayola) to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(118, 215, 234)
#76d7ea
hsl(189.8, 73.4%, 69%)
hsv(189.8, 49.6%, 91.8%)
lab(81, -23.6, -18.2)
xyz(46.6, 58.4, 86.7)

The hexadecimal, RGB and HSL values can be used in CSS files to define colors of different objects. Select a value easily by clicking on it!

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 2225 U
BUY PAINT >>
Pantone 2197 C
BUY PAINT >>
Pantone 2225 C
BUY PAINT >>
RAL D2 220 80 25
BUY PAINT >>
RAL 670-1
BUY PAINT >>
RAL D2 210 80 25
BUY PAINT >>
Sherwin-Williams 6786
BUY PAINT >>
Sherwin-Williams 6773
BUY PAINT >>
Sherwin-Williams 9046
BUY PAINT >>

PANTONE and other Pantone, Inc. trademarks are the property of Pantone, Inc., Sherwin-Williams colors are property of The Sherwin-Williams Company.

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.

You can open any color on a new page by clicking on the desired hexagon.

Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base Sky Blue (Crayola) 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 Non-photo Blue, Blizzard Blue, Powder Blue, Crystal, Light Blue, Light Cyan, Azure (X11/web Color), Mint Cream, Alice Blue and Cultured.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base Sky Blue (Crayola) 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 Cadet Blue, Blue (Munsell), Blue-green, Pacific Blue, Ming, Teal Blue, Deep Space Sparkle, Cadet, Charcoal, Dark Slate Gray, Outer Space (Crayola), Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Charleston Green, Dark Jungle Green, Eerie Black and Gunmetal.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base Sky Blue (Crayola) 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 Middle Blue, Non-photo Blue, Crystal, Light Blue, Powder Blue, Columbia Blue, Silver Sand, Silver, Light Gray and Gray (X11 Gray).

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 Castleton Green, British Racing Green, Dark Sea Green, Eton Blue, Deep Jungle Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Verdigris, Tiffany Blue, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Pacific Blue, Maximum Blue, Indigo Dye, Blue Sapphire, Aero, Blue Jeans, Dark Cornflower Blue, YInMn Blue, Wild Blue Yonder and Maximum Blue Purple.

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 and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Rich Black, Blue (Munsell), Blue-green, Middle Blue, Caput Mortuum, Liver (organ), Blast-off Bronze, Copper Penny, Melon and Spanish 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, yellow and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Maximum Blue, Pacific Blue, Army Green, Antique Bronze, Ecru, Sand, Japanese Violet, Dark Byzantium, Kobi and Orchid (Crayola).

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, violet, red and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Maximum Blue, Pacific Blue, Cyber Grape, English Violet, Wisteria, Blue Bell, Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Middle Red, Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Olivine and Asparagus.

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

Link this page

You can link and share this page in multiple ways according to the color format you would like to use.