Lago Blue Color


Lago Blue 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 #e04b3c
Complementary Color #c22e1f
Color Shade: mid cyan (185.49° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 44.31% (better contrasting with white)
Lago Blue Color Sample
Lago Blue Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #1fb4c3

If you're looking for a similar mid cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Lago Blue Color. The Blue Martina color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm cyan bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Delos Blue (#169ec0) for more energetic effect. Try Talismanic Teal as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#c22e1f is the best complementary color to Lago Blue. 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 #1fb4c3 complementary color is Thunderbird, 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 Java are #1fc280 and #1f61c2. Thus found on the left and right of #1fb4c3 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Mountain Meadow and Mariner colors as they work well with Lago Blue.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Lago Blue palette consists of #c2801f and #c21f61 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#c22e1f). Try Ochre and Maroon Flush colors in combination with #1fb4c3, 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 #1fb4c3 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 Lago Blue. Thus Key Lime Pie and Red Violet giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Lago Blue contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Thunderbird, Purple Heart, and Lima split by 90° on the color wheel. #1fb4c3 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. Lago Blue tetradic combo consists of mid red complementary color (#c22e1f) and two others. The Red Violet is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Forest Green – 120° from the complementary Thunderbird. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #c21fb3 and #1fc22e.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #1fb4c3 is made of 8% red, 44% green and 48% blue. In a HSL mode Lago Blue has a hue angle of 185.49°, a saturation of 72.57% and a lightness of 44.31%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #1fb4c3 is made of 64.31% cyan, 5.88% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.53% black ink.

HEX #1fb4c3
RGB Decimal rgb(31,180,195)
RGB Percentage 8%, 44%, 48%
CMYK 64.31, 5.88, 0, 23.53
HSL hsl(185.49,72.57%,44.31%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(185.49,84.1%,76.47%)
CIE-LAB lab(67.1824,-30.9328,-18.0889)
XYZ xyz(26.7367,36.874,57.338)