Faux-Dark blue (#000187) color information

#000187 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Dark blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Dark blue (#000187), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Shades of "dark blue". typically aren't associated with cars. MLB uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark blue (#000187)

#000187 is made up of (0, 1, 135) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 99.26, 0.00, 47.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 391 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000099. White should be used ontop of #000187 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000187. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000187 luma #15.84
Websafe hex #000099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 1, 135) Adobe RGB (0.00, 29.00, 131.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 0%, 53%) Closest named color Dark blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 1.0, 135.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 26.92, -90.65)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 99.26, 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)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue (#000187)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #000187 while the second is the "compliment" #878700.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark blue (#000187)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #000187 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 (#000187)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 (#000187)

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 (#000187)

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 #000187

When you combine pure white with this color, #000187, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #000187

Darker shades are produced by blending #000187 with black

Faux-Dark blue (#000187)'s Tones

Tones of #000187 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #000187

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 #000187 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000187 → #878700
#000187 → #4c4dab
#000187 → #ffffff
#000187 → #430087
#000187 → #000051
#000187 → #004387

Faux-Dark blue (#000187) in different environments

Seeing #000187 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 #000187 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark blue (#000187)

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

#000187might 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 #000187

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#000187. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


Programming Language Syntax for #000187

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 #000187
Java new Color(0, 1, 135);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 1, 135);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:1 blue:135 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 1f, 135f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:1, blue:135, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $870100
Python Color('#000187')

Base Conversions of hex color #000187

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000187. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 391 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 1, 135.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000001 10000111
Hex 00 01 87
Octal 0 1 207
Decimal 0 1 135

Icons incorporating the color #000187

If you're considering using #000187 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #000187 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000187 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 #000187 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000187 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000187 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000187 background.
This text is hex color #000187 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000187 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000187 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000187 and white (#ffffff) background.