Teal is simply a blue - green. Teal can be more blue or more green. Related colors are: Aqua and Turquoise. Teal is made by mixing green with blue into a white base, it can be deepened as needed with a bit of black or gray.
Tones, Shades and Tints of Teal are made by adding white (or using less tint in a white base), or by strengthening the color by adding more tint. Adding gray (raw umber or similar tint) will also give you a deeper shade of Teal. See Analogous Colors
Teal is a bright, "beach" type color. Teal with it's complements are the colors of the Miami Dolphins football team. A real good color for a bathroom or bedroom, or kid's bedroom. On the exterior, teal makes for a good accent color for a front door or garage door, or even as a color for shutters. In warm climates, teal with it's complements works well for a colorful color scheme on a stucco home.
Located on the color wheel between blue and green. This tint blend is then added into a white base to achieve a teal color.
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