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Description and conversion results of color Wild Blue Yonder

It is a bright pastel blue color having an approximate luminance of 71%. It has a hue value of 226° indicating that this is a cold color.

 

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Blue Bell, Maximum Blue Purple, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Light Steel Blue, Manatee, Cool Grey, Periwinkle (Crayola), Light Periwinkle, Periwinkle and Lavender Blue. A bit 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 Wild Blue Yonder to rgb, hexadecimal, hsl, hsv, lab and xyz colorspaces. Each format represents the same color.

rgb (162, 173, 208) #a2add0 hsl (225.7, 32.9%, 72.5%) hsv (225.7, 22.1%, 81.6%) lab (71, 3.7, -19) xyz (41.2, 42.1, 65.6)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

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 table contains the nearest matching standard colors.

The left side contains the reference color, while the right side shows the matched color. For each item there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy corresponding paints.

   Pantone 15-3915 TPGBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 7681 UBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 4123 CBUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 280 70 20BUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 280 70 25BUY PAINT >>
   RAL 580-3BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6815BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6816BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6542BUY PAINT >>

Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to Wild Blue Yonder 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 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel blue 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 Periwinkle, Periwinkle (Crayola), Light Steel Blue, Lavender Gray, Lavender (Web), Ghost White, Gainsboro, Cultured, Alice Blue and White.


Shades

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


This color scale contains similar colors to Rhythm, Roman Silver, Shadow Blue, Slate Gray, Independence, Black Coral, Payne's Grey, Dark Electric Blue, Onyx, Jet, Gunmetal, Charcoal, Eerie Black, Eigengrau, Raisin Black and Rich Black (FOGRA29).


Tones

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


This color scale contains similar colors to Cadet Blue (Crayola), Manatee, Blue Bell, Silver (Metallic), Silver Chalice, Quick Silver 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 azure and violet colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Indigo Dye, Charcoal, Pewter Blue, Dark Sky Blue, Independence, Purple Navy, Blue Bell, English Violet, Dark Byzantium, Glossy Grape and Lilac.


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 yellow colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rhythm, Dark Blue-gray, Rifle Green, Olive Drab 7, Sage and Sand.


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 Rhythm, Dark Blue-gray, Brunswick Green, English Green, Cambridge Blue, Green Sheen, Dark Liver (horses), Rose Ebony, Tuscany and Pastel 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, red, yellow and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rhythm, Dark Blue-gray, Catawba, Rose Ebony, Pastel Pink, Tuscany, Rifle Green, Olive Drab 7, Sage, Sand, Deep Jungle Green, Warm Black, Green Sheen and Verdigris.

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