Faux-Dark blue (#00058b) color information

Hex color #00058b is very close to "Dark blue" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark blue (#00058b), in branding, they might associate it with serenity, appetite-curbing, a sense of security or trust, health care, and maturity. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants. MLB is a company using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of #00058b

#00058b is made up of (0, 5, 139) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 96.40, 0.00, 45.49) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1419 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000099. White should be used ontop of #00058b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00058b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00058b luma #18.64
Websafe hex #000099 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 5, 139) Adobe RGB (22.00, 0.00, 136.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 2%, 55%) Closest named color Dark blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 5.0, 139.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 39.74, -99.36)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 96.40, 0.00, 45.49) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 51.63, -68.18)
hsv hsv(237.82, 100.00, 27.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 85.52, 307.14)
hsb hsb(237.82, 100.00, 55.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -3.23, -61.35)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark blue (#00058b)

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" #00058b and the second color is called the "compliment" #8c8500.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark blue (#00058b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #00058b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #8c8500.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#00058b)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#00058b)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark blue (#00058b)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #00058b

Lighter shades are produced by blending #00058b with white

Faux-Dark blue (#00058b)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #00058b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #00058b

When you combine pure gray with this color, #00058b, tones are produced.

Faux-Dark blue (#00058b) 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 #00058b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00058b → #8c8500
#00058b → #4c50ad
#00058b → #ffffff
#00058b → #3f008c
#00058b → #000353
#00058b → #004d8c

#00058b in different lighting conditions

Seeing #00058b 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 #00058b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #00058b

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

#00058bmight 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.

#00058b 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#00058b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#00058b 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 #00058b
Java new Color(0, 5, 139);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 5, 139);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:5 blue:139 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 5f, 139f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:5, blue:139, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8b0500
Python Color('#00058b')

Base Conversions of hex color #00058b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00058b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1419 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 5, 139.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000101 10001011
Hex 00 05 8b
Octal 0 5 213
Decimal 0 5 139

#00058b Icons

If you're considering using #00058b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark blue (#00058b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00058b 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 #00058b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00058b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00058b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00058b background.
This text is hex color #00058b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00058b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00058b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00058b and white (#ffffff) background.