Blue Marguerite Color


Blue Marguerite is soft, cool-toned shade of mid blue. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid yellow, green cyan or mid red

Inverse Color #899939
Complementary Color #b5c566
Color Shade: mid blue (250° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 58.82% (better contrasting with white)
Blue Marguerite Color Sample
Blue Marguerite Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #7666c6

If you're looking for a similar mid blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Blue Marguerite Color. The True V color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool blue bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Blue Violet (#6456b7) for more calm effect. Try Moody Blue as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#b5c566 is the best complementary color to Blue Marguerite. Mid yellow shades generally complement the mid blue hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #7666c6 complementary color is Wild Willow, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of blue cyan, mid blue, and violet colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Blue Marguerite are #6685c5 and #a666c5. Thus found on the left and right of #7666c6 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Danube and Amethyst colors as they work well with Blue Marguerite.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Blue Marguerite palette consists of #85c566 and #c5a566 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#b5c566). Try Mantis and Laser colors in combination with #7666c6, 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 #7666c6 offers a combination of mid green and mid red shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Blue Marguerite. Thus Mantis and Contessa giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Blue Marguerite contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Wild Willow, Contessa, and Downy split by 90° on the color wheel. #7666c6 square combo is a palette of mid blue, red magenta, mid yellow and green cyan 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. Blue Marguerite tetradic combo consists of mid yellow complementary color (#b5c566) and two others. The Contessa is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Fountain Blue – 120° from the complementary Wild Willow. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #c57666 and #66b5c5.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #7666c6 is made of 28% red, 24% green and 47% blue. In a HSL mode Blue Marguerite has a hue angle of 250°, a saturation of 45.71% and a lightness of 58.82%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #7666c6 is made of 31.38% cyan, 37.65% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.35% black ink.

HEX #7666c6
RGB Decimal rgb(118,102,198)
RGB Percentage 28%, 24%, 47%
CMYK 31.38, 37.65, 0, 22.35
HSL hsl(250,45.71%,58.82%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(250,48.48%,77.65%)
CIE-LAB lab(48.7992,29.6094,-48.1443)
XYZ xyz(22.4156,17.4315,55.6093)