Faux-Duke blue (#00019f) color information

Hex color #00019f may be mistaken for "Duke blue" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Duke blue (#00019f), in advertising materials, they might associate it with water, coldness, a sense of security or trust, energy, and widely-used. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

#00019f is made up of (0, 1, 159) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 99.37, 0.00, 37.65) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 415 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000099. White should be used ontop of #00019f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00019f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00019f luma #18.55
Websafe hex #000099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 1, 159) Adobe RGB (0.00, 0.00, 155.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 0%, 62%) Closest named color Duke blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 1.0, 159.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 52.56, -134.19)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 99.37, 0.00, 37.65) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 63.37, -80.05)
hsv hsv(240.00, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 102.10, 308.37)
hsb hsb(240.00, 100.00, 62.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -4.04, -67.45)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

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" #00019f while the second is the "compliment" #9e9e00.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #00019f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9e9e00.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #00019f

When you combine pure white with this color, #00019f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #00019f

Darker shades of #00019f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #00019f with gray

Faux-Duke blue (#00019f) 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 #00019f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00019f → #9e9e00
#00019f → #4c4dbb
#00019f → #ffffff
#00019f → #4f009e
#00019f → #00005f
#00019f → #004f9e

How #00019f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #00019f 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 #00019f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Duke blue (#00019f)

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

#00019fmight 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.

#00019f popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#00019f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#00019f in coding

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 #00019f
Java new Color(0, 1, 159);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 1, 159);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:1 blue:159 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 1f, 159f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:1, blue:159, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9f0100
Python Color('#00019f')

Base Conversions of hex color #00019f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00019f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 415 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 1, 159.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000001 10011111
Hex 00 01 9f
Octal 0 1 237
Decimal 0 1 159

#00019f Icons

If you're considering using #00019f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Duke blue (#00019f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00019f 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 #00019f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00019f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00019f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00019f background.
This text is hex color #00019f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00019f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00019f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00019f and white (#ffffff) background.