Vista Blue Color


Vista Blue is pale, warm-toned shade of green cyan. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with red magenta, mid yellow or violet

Inverse Color #70294b
Complementary Color #d68eb0
Color Shade: green cyan (151.27° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 70% (better contrasting with black)
Vista Blue Color Sample
Vista Blue Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #8fd6b4

If you're looking for a similar green cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Vista Blue Color. The Crystal Glass Green color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool green bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Shallow Shore (#b0dec8) for more calm effect. Try Meristem as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#d68eb0 is the best complementary color to Vista Blue. Red magenta shades generally complement the green cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #8fd6b4 complementary color is Can Can, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid green, green cyan, and mid cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Vista Blue are #8ed690 and #8ed4d6. Thus found on the left and right of #8fd6b4 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Feijoa and Monte Carlo colors as they work well with Vista Blue.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Vista Blue palette consists of #d6908e and #d68ed4 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#d68eb0). Try My Pink and Light Orchid colors in combination with #8fd6b4, 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 #8fd6b4 offers a combination of orange and violet shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Vista Blue. Thus Tan and East Side giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Vista Blue contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Can Can, Chetwode Blue, and Deco split by 90° on the color wheel. #8fd6b4 square combo is a palette of green cyan, mid blue, red magenta and mid 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. Vista Blue tetradic combo consists of red magenta complementary color (#d68eb0) and two others. The East Side is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Feijoa – 120° from the complementary Can Can. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #b48ed6 and #b0d68e.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #8fd6b4 is made of 27% red, 40% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Vista Blue has a hue angle of 151.27°, a saturation of 46.41% and a lightness of 70%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #8fd6b4 is made of 27.84% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.33% yellow and 16.08% black ink.

HEX #8fd6b4
RGB Decimal rgb(143,214,180)
RGB Percentage 27%, 40%, 34%
CMYK 27.84, 0, 13.33, 16.08
HSL hsl(151.27,46.41%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(151.27,33.18%,83.92%)
CIE-LAB lab(80.3077,-29.4687,9.7897)
XYZ xyz(43.6125,57.2281,51.9275)