Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf) color information

#0027cf is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Persian blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "generic blue". When people spot this color, Persian blue (#0027cf), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Shades of "generic blue". typically aren't associated with cars.

#0027cf Breakdown

#0027cf is made up of (0, 39, 207) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 81.16, 0.00, 18.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10191 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0033cc. White should be used ontop of #0027cf to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #0027cf. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #0027cf luma #46.28
Websafe hex #0033cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 39, 207) Adobe RGB (28.00, 44.00, 201.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 15%, 81%) Closest named color Persian blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 39.0, 207.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, 46.62, -131.88)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 81.16, 0.00, 18.82) CIE-L*ab (29.41, 55.09, -84.76)
hsv hsv(228.89, 100.00, 40.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 101.09, 303.02)
hsb hsb(228.89, 100.00, 81.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -9.86, -105.07)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)

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" #0027cf while the second is the "compliment" #cea500.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #0027cf is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #cea500.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)

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-Persian blue (#0027cf)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)

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.

Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #0027cf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #0027cf

When you combine pure black with this color, #0027cf, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #0027cf with gray

#0027cf in 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 #0027cf as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#0027cf → #cea500
#0027cf → #4c67dd
#0027cf → #ffffff
#0027cf → #3d00ce
#0027cf → #00177c
#0027cf → #0090ce

How #0027cf looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #0027cf 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 #0027cf could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#0027cf 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.

#0027cfmight 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Persian blue (#0027cf)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#0027cf. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#0027cf in programming

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 #0027cf
Java new Color(0, 39, 207);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 39, 207);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:39 blue:207 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 39f, 207f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:39, blue:207, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cf2700
Python Color('#0027cf')

Base Conversions of hex color #0027cf

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #0027cf. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10191 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 39, 207.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00100111 11001111
Hex 00 27 cf
Octal 0 47 317
Decimal 0 39 207

Icons incorporating the color #0027cf

If you're considering using #0027cf in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #0027cf on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #0027cf 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 #0027cf on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #0027cf on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #0027cf background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #0027cf background.
This text is hex color #0027cf on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #0027cf on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #0027cf and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #0027cf and white (#ffffff) background.