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Rank:5
Crayon: Aquamarine
Family:Blue
Swatch:
Intro Year:1957
Original Box:Box of 64

Unique Color Information

Personality Traits
tranquility, peace, gentleness

Cultural Meanings
In Hong Kong, blue and white are the colors of death and mourning.

Fun Facts
The octopus is a brown animal, but when it becomes frightened it changes color to green or blue. In Feng Shui, aquamarine is interpreted as "heaven's laughter." The color blue causes the brain to secrete calming hormones which is why it is a good color for the ceiling of a dentist's office.

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No.5 Aquamarine
No.5 Aquamarine