Faux-Dark blue (#000090) color information

Hex color #000090 should not to be confused with "Dark blue" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark blue (#000090), in media, they might associate it with serenity, appetite-curbing, a sense of security or trust, health care, and maturity. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark blue (#000090)

#000090 is made up of (0, 0, 144) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 100.00, 0.00, 43.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 144 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000099. White should be used ontop of #000090 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000090. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000090 luma #16.27
Websafe hex #000099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 0, 144) Adobe RGB (12.00, 0.00, 139.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 0%, 56%) Closest named color Dark blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 0.0, 144.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 39.74, -103.71)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 100.00, 0.00, 43.53) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 51.63, -69.79)
hsv hsv(240.00, 100.00, 28.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 86.81, 306.49)
hsb hsb(240.00, 100.00, 56.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -4.20, -62.22)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue (#000090)

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" #000090 and the second color is called the "compliment" #8e8e00.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue (#000090)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #000090 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #8e8e00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#000090)

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 (#000090)

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 (#000090)

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.

Lighter shades of #000090

When you combine pure white with this color, #000090, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #000090

Darker shades are produced by blending #000090 with black

Tones of #000090

Tones of #000090 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #000090

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 #000090 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000090 → #8e8e00
#000090 → #4c4cb1
#000090 → #ffffff
#000090 → #47008e
#000090 → #000056
#000090 → #00478e

Faux-Dark blue (#000090) in different environments

Seeing #000090 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 #000090 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark blue (#000090)

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

#000090might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #000090

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#000090. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #000090

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 #000090
Java new Color(0, 0, 144);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 0, 144);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:0 blue:144 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 0f, 144f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:0, blue:144, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $900000
Python Color('#000090')

Base Conversions of hex color #000090

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000090. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 144 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 0, 144.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000000 10010000
Hex 00 00 90
Octal 0 0 220
Decimal 0 0 144

Icons incorporating the color #000090

If you're considering using #000090 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #000090 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000090 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 #000090 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000090 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000090 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000090 background.
This text is hex color #000090 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000090 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000090 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000090 and white (#ffffff) background.