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Glaucous

Parameters:
HEX Triplet:
#6082b6
RGB:
96, 130, 182
CMYK:
47, 29, 0, 29
HSL:
216.3°, 37.1%, 54.5%
Closest colors:
in PANTONE:
PANTONE 2124
in RAL Classic:
RAL 5024
in RAL Design:
RAL 270 50 35
in RAL Effect:
RAL 610-5
What color is Glaucous? What looks best in Glaucous?
2023-09-05 Snargl 1 minute 38 seconds
# General # Design

What color is Glaucous?

Futuristic car with a giant robot like body and head on it's hood
Painting of a woman with a ponytail in her hair and a blue shirt on her shoulders
Giant spider with a face and legs on a rock near a body of water with a sky background
Woman in a blue bra top posing for a picture with her hands on her hips

Glaucous is a color that can be described as a moderate grayish-blue.

It carries the HEX code #6082B6.

When observed in a RGB color space, glaucous is composed of 37.65% red, 50.98% green, and 71.37% blue.

In terms of CMYK color space, it is made up of 47% cyan, 29% magenta, 0% yellow, and 29% black.

This results in a hue angle of 216.3 degrees, a saturation of 37.1%, and a lightness of 54.5%.

The term "glaucous" is derived from the Latin "glaucus," which means "blue-green" or "blue-grey." It is often used to describe the pale grey or bluish-green appearance of certain plants' surfaces.

Additionally, it is used in the names of birds and other animals that exhibit similar coloration.

Visually, glaucous has a slightly desaturated blue appearance, which can give a calming and serene impression.

It's a color that you might associate with the soft tones of the sky just after a storm, where the clouds part to reveal a clear, tranquil blue.

Example of the palette with the Glaucous color

Picture with primary colors of Charcoal, Glaucous, Rosy Brown, Teal blue and Desert sand
Top 5 color shades of the illustration. Arranged in descending order of frequency of occurrence (first - more often, last - more rare).
See these colors in NCS, PANTONE, RAL palettes...
NCS (Natural Color System)
NCS S 7005-R80B
NCS S 3030-R90B
NCS S 3010-Y80R
NCS S 4030-B10G
NCS S 1515-Y80R
RAL Classic
RAL 7026
RAL 5024
RAL 4009
RAL 5007
RAL 1014
RAL Design
RAL 200 30 05
RAL 270 50 35
RAL 010 60 15
RAL 200 50 25
RAL 050 80 20
RAL Effect
RAL 750-6
RAL 620-2
RAL 490-5
RAL 680-3
RAL 430-1
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What looks best in Glaucous?

Woman with curly hair and blue eyes is posing for a picture with her hand on her chin. Color RGB 96,130,182.
Painting of a woman in a blue top standing in a street with a crowd of people in the background. Example of RGB 96,130,182 color.
Blue butterfly on top of a pile of snow in the sun light of the forest behind it. Color Glaucous.
Woman in a futuristic suit with a sword in her hand and a helmet on her head. Example of Glaucous color.
Bedroom with blue walls and a bed with blue sheets and pillows and a blue rug. Color #6082B6.
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