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Turquoise takes its name from the gemstone, which comes from the French word for Turkish.

Positioned between blue and green in the color wheel, turquoise is a mixture of pale blue and green or blue with a small amount of yellow. Its hex code is #30D5C8.

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It is a calm, friendly, and happy color, radiating the tranquility of blue, the growth of green, and the energy of yellow. Turquoise can help clear thinking.

It also represents water with

“The Turquoise” being slang for the waters of the Caribbean.

Turquoise has

both warming and cooling effects in design. It combines well with grays and neutrals and sets off yellows, pinks, and deep oranges.

Looking for a different hue? The following colors are related to turquoise.

Information about Turquoise / #30D5C8

In a RGB color space (made from three colored lights for red, green, and blue), hex #30D5C8 is made of 18.8% red, 83.5% green and 78.4% blue. In a CMYK color space (also known as process color, or four color, and used in color printing), hex #30D5C8 is made of 77% cyan, 0% magenta, 6% yellow and 16% black. Turquoise has a hue angle of 175.3 degrees, a saturation of 66.3% and a lightness of 51.2%.

Color conversion

The hexadecimal color #30D5C8 has RGB values of R: 18.8, G: 83.5, B: 78.4 and CMYK values of C: 0.77, M: 0, Y: 0.06, K:0.16.

ValueCSS
Hex

30d5c8

#30d5c8

RGB Decimal

48, 213, 200

rgb(48, 213, 200)

RGB Percentage

18.8, 83.5, 78.4

rgb(18.8%, 83.5%, 78.4%)

CMYK

77, 0, 6, 16

HSL

175.3°, 66.3, 51.2

hsl(175.3°, 66.3%, 51.2%)

HSV (or HSB)

175.3°, 77.5, 83.5

Web Safe

33cccc

#33cccc

CIE-LAB

77.509, -43.201, -5.325

XYZ

35.433, 52.383, 62.876

xyY

0.235, 0.348, 52.383

CIE-LCH

77.509, 43.527, 187.027

CIE-LUV

77.509, -57.919, -1.479

Hunter-Lab

72.376, -35.965, -4.968

Binary

00110000, 11010101, 11001000

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