Bright Turquoise Color


Bright Turquoise is calm, cool-toned shade of warm cyan. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with cool red, cool yellow or cool magenta

Inverse Color #f71721
Complementary Color #e80811
Color Shade: warm cyan (177.32° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 47.06% (better contrasting with black)
Bright Turquoise Color Sample
Bright Turquoise Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #08e8de

If you're looking for a similar warm cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Bright Turquoise Color. The Cold Heights color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a green cyan bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Amazonite (#00c4b0) for more energetic effect. Try Channel Marker Green as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#e80811 is the best complementary color to Bright Turquoise. Cool red shades generally complement the warm cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #08e8de complementary color is Red, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool green, warm cyan, and cool cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Bright Turquoise are #08e86d and #0882e8. Thus found on the left and right of #08e8de on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Malachite and Azure Radiance colors as they work well with Bright Turquoise.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Bright Turquoise palette consists of #e86d08 and #e80881 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#e80811). Try Christine and Rose colors in combination with #08e8de, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #08e8de offers a combination of warm yellow and cool magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Bright Turquoise. Thus Corn and Electric Violet giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Bright Turquoise contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Red, Electric Violet, and Chartreuse split by 90° on the color wheel. #08e8de square combo is a palette of warm cyan, warm blue, cool red and cool yellow shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Bright Turquoise tetradic combo consists of cool red complementary color (#e80811) and two others. The Electric Violet is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Green – 120° from the complementary Red. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #dd08e8 and #11e808.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #08e8de is made of 2% red, 50% green and 48% blue. In a HSL mode Bright Turquoise has a hue angle of 177.32°, a saturation of 93.33% and a lightness of 47.06%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #08e8de is made of 87.84% cyan, 0% magenta, 3.92% yellow and 9.02% black ink.

HEX #08e8de
RGB Decimal rgb(8,232,222)
RGB Percentage 2%, 50%, 48%
CMYK 87.84, 0, 3.92, 9.02
HSL hsl(177.32,93.33%,47.06%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(177.32,96.55%,90.98%)
CIE-LAB lab(83.4628,-47.4534,-8.2688)
XYZ xyz(42.1416,63.0388,79.0539)