Lucea Color


Lucea is pale, cool-toned shade of cool cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm red, warm green or red magenta

Inverse Color #83501e
Complementary Color #e1ae7c
Color Shade: cool cyan (209.7° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 68.43% (better contrasting with white)
Lucea Color Sample
Lucea Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #7cafe1

If you're looking for a similar cool cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Lucea Color. The Deluxe Days color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid cyan bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Windsor Way (#9fc9e4) for more calm effect. Try Legacy Blue as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#e1ae7c is the best complementary color to Lucea. Warm red shades generally complement the cool cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #7cafe1 complementary color is Harvest Gold, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm cyan, cool cyan, and cool blue colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Seagull are #7ce1e0 and #7c7ce1. Thus found on the left and right of #7cafe1 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Aquamarine Blue and Chetwode Blue colors as they work well with Lucea.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Lucea palette consists of #e1e07c and #e17c7c colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#e1ae7c). Try Chenin and Copperfield colors in combination with #7cafe1, 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 #7cafe1 offers a combination of yellow green and red magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Lucea. Thus Yellow Green and Deep Blush giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Lucea contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Harvest Gold, Lavender, and Pastel Green split by 90° on the color wheel. #7cafe1 square combo is a palette of cool cyan, cool magenta, warm red and warm 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. Lucea tetradic combo consists of warm red complementary color (#e1ae7c) and two others. The Deep Blush is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Algae Green – 120° from the complementary Harvest Gold. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #e17cae and #7ce1ae.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #7cafe1 is made of 24% red, 33% green and 43% blue. In a HSL mode Lucea has a hue angle of 209.7°, a saturation of 62.73% and a lightness of 68.43%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #7cafe1 is made of 39.61% cyan, 19.61% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.76% black ink.

HEX #7cafe1
RGB Decimal rgb(124,175,225)
RGB Percentage 24%, 33%, 43%
CMYK 39.61, 19.61, 0, 11.76
HSL hsl(209.7,62.73%,68.43%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(209.7,44.89%,88.24%)
CIE-LAB lab(69.7402,-3.7234,-30.409)
XYZ xyz(37.2328,40.3813,77.0662)