Faux-Dark blue (#000087) color information

#000087 is the hex color code that is related to "Dark blue" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, Dark blue (#000087), used in media, they may think of some of these attributes: peace, appetite-curbing, self-expression, finance, and maturity. This color isn't popular for cars. MLB uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #000087

#000087 is made up of (0, 0, 135) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 100.00, 0.00, 47.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 135 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000099. White should be used ontop of #000087 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000087. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000087 luma #15.26
Websafe hex #000099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 0, 135) Adobe RGB (0.00, 29.00, 131.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 0%, 53%) Closest named color Dark blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 0.0, 135.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 26.92, -90.65)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 100.00, 0.00, 47.06) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 38.20, -64.82)
hsv hsv(240.00, 100.00, 26.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 75.24, 300.51)
hsb hsb(240.00, 100.00, 53.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -8.56, -59.11)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue (#000087)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #000087 and the second color is called the "compliment" #878700.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue (#000087)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #000087 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #878700.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#000087)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#000087)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#000087)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-Dark blue (#000087)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #000087 with white

Darker variations of #000087

When you combine pure black with this color, #000087, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #000087

Tones of #000087 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#000087 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #000087 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000087 → #878700
#000087 → #4c4cab
#000087 → #ffffff
#000087 → #430087
#000087 → #000051
#000087 → #004387

Faux-Dark blue (#000087) in different environments

Seeing #000087 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #000087 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #000087

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#000087might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Dark blue (#000087)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#000087. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#000087 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #000087
Java new Color(0, 0, 135);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 0, 135);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:0 blue:135 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 0f, 135f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:0, blue:135, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $870000
Python Color('#000087')

Base Conversions of hex color #000087

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000087. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 135 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 0, 135.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000000 10000111
Hex 00 00 87
Octal 0 0 207
Decimal 0 0 135

Icons incorporating the color #000087

If you're considering using #000087 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #000087 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000087 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #000087 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000087 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000087 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000087 background.
This text is hex color #000087 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000087 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000087 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000087 and white (#ffffff) background.