Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c) color information

Hex color #00096c is close to the color named "Dark imperial blue" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Dark imperial blue (#00096c), in brand logos, they might associate it with water, coldness, a sense of security or trust, energy, and widely-used. Colors labeled as "dark blue" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

#00096c is made up of (0, 9, 108) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 91.67, 0.00, 57.65) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2412 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000066. White should be used ontop of #00096c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00096c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00096c luma #17.49
Websafe hex #000066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 9, 108) Adobe RGB (27.00, 0.00, 105.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 4%, 42%) Closest named color Dark imperial blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 9.0, 108.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 37.17, -79.49)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 91.67, 0.00, 57.65) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 50.29, -57.86)
hsv hsv(234.29, 100.00, 21.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 76.66, 311.00)
hsb hsb(234.29, 100.00, 42.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, 0.25, -37.21)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

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" #00096c while the second is the "compliment" #6b6000.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #00096c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #6b6000.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

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-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

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-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

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 #00096c

When you combine pure white with this color, #00096c, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #00096c

Darker shades of #00096c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #00096c with gray

Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c) 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 #00096c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00096c → #6b6000
#00096c → #4c5298
#00096c → #ffffff
#00096c → #2a006b
#00096c → #000540
#00096c → #00406b

How #00096c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #00096c 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 #00096c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c)

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

#00096cmight 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.

#00096c 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#00096c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#00096c 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 #00096c
Java new Color(0, 9, 108);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 9, 108);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:9 blue:108 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 9f, 108f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:9, blue:108, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6c0900
Python Color('#00096c')

Base Conversions of hex color #00096c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00096c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2412 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 9, 108.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00001001 01101100
Hex 00 09 6c
Octal 0 11 154
Decimal 0 9 108

#00096c Icons

If you're considering using #00096c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark imperial blue (#00096c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00096c 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 #00096c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00096c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00096c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00096c background.
This text is hex color #00096c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00096c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00096c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00096c and white (#ffffff) background.