Faux-Royal blue (#000862) color information

#000862 is the hex color code that is very close to "Royal blue" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Royal blue (#000862), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: serenity, coldness, self-expression, health care, and widely-used. Colors labeled as "very dark blue" are rarely tied to cars.

#000862 Breakdown

#000862 is made up of (0, 8, 98) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 91.84, 0.00, 61.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2146 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000066. White should be used ontop of #000862 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000862. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000862 luma #15.77
Websafe hex #000066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 8, 98) Adobe RGB (0.00, 21.00, 94.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 3%, 38%) Closest named color Royal blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 8.0, 98.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 19.03, -61.02)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 91.84, 0.00, 61.57) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 30.32, -50.06)
hsv hsv(235.26, 100.00, 19.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 58.53, 301.20)
hsb hsb(235.26, 100.00, 38.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, -4.42, -33.70)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Royal blue (#000862)

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" #000862 and the second color is called the "compliment" #605800.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Royal blue (#000862)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #000862 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #605800.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Royal blue (#000862)

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-Royal blue (#000862)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Royal blue (#000862)

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 variations of #000862

Lighter shades of #000862 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #000862

Darker shades of #000862 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #000862

Tones of #000862 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Royal blue (#000862) 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 #000862 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000862 → #605800
#000862 → #4c5291
#000862 → #ffffff
#000862 → #280060
#000862 → #00043a
#000862 → #003860

Faux-Royal blue (#000862) in different environments

Seeing #000862 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 #000862 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#000862 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#000862might 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.

#000862 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#000862. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#000862 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 #000862
Java new Color(0, 8, 98);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 8, 98);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:8 blue:98 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 8f, 98f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:8, blue:98, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $620800
Python Color('#000862')

Base Conversions of hex color #000862

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000862. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2146 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 8, 98.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00001000 01100010
Hex 00 08 62
Octal 0 10 142
Decimal 0 8 98

#000862 Icons

If you're considering using #000862 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Royal blue (#000862) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000862 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 #000862 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000862 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000862 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000862 background.
This text is hex color #000862 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000862 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000862 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000862 and white (#ffffff) background.