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Opal Color


Color Name: Opal
Hex Color Code: #A8C3BC
RGB Color Code: RGB(168, 195, 188)
CMYK Values *: 13.8%, 0.0%, 3.6%, 23.5%








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It is a pale shade of cyan that resemblance the color of an opal gemstone. Although as with many gemstones, opals come in a wide variety of colors.

What color is Opal?

Opal color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Opal is #A8C3BC, and the RGB color code is RGB(168, 195, 188).

In the RGB color model, Opal has a red value of 168, a green value of 195, and a blue value of 188. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 13.8% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 3.6% yellow, and 23.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 164.4° (degrees), 18.4 % saturation, and 71.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Opal has a hue of 164.4° (degrees), 13.8 % saturation and 76.5 % brightness/value.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Opal color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(168, 195, 188)

Red 168 (65.9%)
Green 195 (76.5%)
Blue 188 (73.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 164.44°
Saturation 18.37 %.
Lightness 71.18 %.
LRV ~ 51 %
Munsell Color System 5.1G 7.5/2.6
XYZ X : 44.74
Y : 50.99
Z : 55.06
YXY Y1 : 50.99
X : 0.3
Y2 : 0.34
CMY C : 34.12%
M : 23.53%
Y : 26.27%

CMYK

Cyan 13.85%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 3.59%
Key 23.53%

HSV/HSB

Hue 164.44°
Saturation 13.85 %.
Brightness / Value 76.47 %.
CIE-Lab L : 76.67
A : -10.49
B : 0.44
CIE-Lch L : 76.67
C : 10.5
H : 177.61
CIE-Luv L : 76.67
U : -14.19
V : 2.43
Hunter-Lab L : 71.4
A : -13.11
B : 4.26




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Color Combinations


Opal - #A8C3BC Color Schemes and Palettes


Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Opal. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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