Ice Cold Color


Ice Cold is pale, cool-toned shade of warm cyan. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with cool red, cool yellow or cool magenta

Inverse Color #4e0b18
Complementary Color #f4b0bd
Color Shade: warm cyan (168.36° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 82.55% (better contrasting with black)
Ice Cold Color Sample
Ice Cold Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #b1f4e7

If you're looking for a similar warm cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Ice Cold Color. The Scandal color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a green cyan bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Mid Spring Morning (#cff7ef) for more calm effect. Try Humming Bird as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#f4b0bd is the best complementary color to Ice Cold. Cool red shades generally complement the warm cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #b1f4e7 complementary color is Wewak, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool green, warm cyan, and cool cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Ice Cold are #b0f4c5 and #b0dff4. Thus found on the left and right of #b1f4e7 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Magic Mint and Sail colors as they work well with Ice Cold.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Ice Cold palette consists of #f4c5b0 and #f4b0df colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#f4b0bd). Try Mandys Pink and Chantilly colors in combination with #b1f4e7, 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 #b1f4e7 offers a combination of warm yellow and cool magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Ice Cold. Thus Wheat and Perfume giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Ice Cold contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Wewak, Perfume, and Gossip split by 90° on the color wheel. #b1f4e7 square combo is a palette of warm cyan, warm blue, cool red and cool 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. Ice Cold tetradic combo consists of cool red complementary color (#f4b0bd) and two others. The Perfume is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Gossip – 120° from the complementary Wewak. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #e6b0f4 and #bdf4b0.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #b1f4e7 is made of 27% red, 37% green and 35% blue. In a HSL mode Ice Cold has a hue angle of 168.36°, a saturation of 75.28% and a lightness of 82.55%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #b1f4e7 is made of 26.28% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.1% yellow and 4.31% black ink.

HEX #b1f4e7
RGB Decimal rgb(177,244,231)
RGB Percentage 27%, 37%, 35%
CMYK 26.28, 0, 5.1, 4.31
HSL hsl(168.36,75.28%,82.55%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(168.36,27.46%,95.69%)
CIE-LAB lab(91.6031,-23.5032,-0.4816)
XYZ xyz(64.9059,79.818,87.5868)