Island Dream Color


Island Dream is calm, cool-toned shade of mid cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid red, yellow green or mid magenta

Inverse Color #ec645d
Complementary Color #a21912
Color Shade: mid cyan (182.94° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 35.49% (better contrasting with white)
Island Dream Color Sample
Island Dream Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #139ba2

If you're looking for a similar mid cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Island Dream Color. The Porcelain Green color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm cyan bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Flamboyant Teal (#129c8b) for more energetic effect. Try Delos Blue as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#a21912 is the best complementary color to Island Dream. Mid red shades generally complement the mid cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #139ba2 complementary color is Tamarillo, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of green cyan, mid cyan, and blue cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Blue Chill are #12a261 and #1253a2. Thus found on the left and right of #139ba2 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Mountain Meadow and Tory Blue colors as they work well with Island Dream.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Island Dream palette consists of #a26112 and #a21253 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#a21912). Try Reno Sand and Jazzberry Jam colors in combination with #139ba2, 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 #139ba2 offers a combination of mid yellow and mid magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Island Dream. Thus Sahara and Violet Eggplant giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Island Dream contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Tamarillo, Seance, and Christi split by 90° on the color wheel. #139ba2 square combo is a palette of mid cyan, violet, mid red and yellow green 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. Island Dream tetradic combo consists of mid red complementary color (#a21912) and two others. The Violet Eggplant is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and La Palma – 120° from the complementary Tamarillo. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #a2129a and #12a219.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #139ba2 is made of 6% red, 46% green and 48% blue. In a HSL mode Island Dream has a hue angle of 182.94°, a saturation of 79.01% and a lightness of 35.49%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #139ba2 is made of 56.08% cyan, 2.75% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.47% black ink.

HEX #139ba2
RGB Decimal rgb(19,155,162)
RGB Percentage 6%, 46%, 48%
CMYK 56.08, 2.75, 0, 36.47
HSL hsl(182.94,79.01%,35.49%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(182.94,88.27%,63.53%)
CIE-LAB lab(58.2167,-30.0735,-13.1743)
XYZ xyz(18.5115,26.1898,38.2619)