Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe) color information

Hex color #001dbe almost matches the color named "Blue (Pantone)" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe), in advertising materials, they might associate it with serenity, appetite-curbing, a sense of security or trust, health care, and maturity. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

#001dbe is made up of (0, 29, 190) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 84.74, 0.00, 25.49) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7614 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0033cc. White should be used ontop of #001dbe to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #001dbe. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #001dbe luma #38.49
Websafe hex #0033cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 29, 190) Adobe RGB (20.00, 41.00, 187.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 11%, 75%) Closest named color Blue (Pantone)
rgba rgba(0.0, 29.0, 190.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (22.36, 42.56, -122.68)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 84.74, 0.00, 25.49) CIE-L*ab (26.73, 51.84, -80.62)
hsv hsv(231.20, 100.00, 37.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (26.73, 95.85, 302.74)
hsb hsb(231.20, 100.00, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (26.73, -9.60, -96.22)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

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" #001dbe and the second color is called the "compliment" #bfa200.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #001dbe is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #bfa200.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

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-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

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-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

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 #001dbe

When you combine pure white with this color, #001dbe, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #001dbe

Darker shades are produced by blending #001dbe with black

Tones of #001dbe

Tones of #001dbe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #001dbe

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 #001dbe as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#001dbe → #bfa200
#001dbe → #4c60d1
#001dbe → #ffffff
#001dbe → #4200bf
#001dbe → #001172
#001dbe → #007cbf

Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe) in different environments

Seeing #001dbe 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 #001dbe could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Blue (Pantone) (#001dbe)

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

#001dbemight 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 #001dbe

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#001dbe. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #001dbe

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 #001dbe
Java new Color(0, 29, 190);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 29, 190);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:29 blue:190 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 29f, 190f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:29, blue:190, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $be1d00
Python Color('#001dbe')

Base Conversions of hex color #001dbe

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #001dbe. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7614 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 29, 190.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00011101 10111110
Hex 00 1d be
Octal 0 35 276
Decimal 0 29 190

Icons incorporating the color #001dbe

If you're considering using #001dbe in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #001dbe on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #001dbe 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 #001dbe on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #001dbe on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #001dbe background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #001dbe background.
This text is hex color #001dbe on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #001dbe on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #001dbe and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #001dbe and white (#ffffff) background.