International Klein Blue (#002fa7) color information

Hex color #002fa7 is synonymous with "International Klein Blue". This color is described as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, International Klein Blue (#002fa7), used in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: peace, coldness, human life, finance, and widely-used. This color isn't popular for clothing.

Breakdown of #002fa7

#002fa7 is made up of (0, 47, 167) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 71.86, 0.00, 34.51) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12199 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #003399. White should be used ontop of #002fa7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #002fa7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #002fa7 luma #46.46
Websafe hex #003399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 47, 167) Adobe RGB (33.00, 53.00, 160.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 18%, 65%) Closest named color International Klein Blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 47.0, 167.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (22.36, 26.34, -84.13)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 71.86, 0.00, 34.51) CIE-L*ab (26.73, 34.92, -64.62)
hsv hsv(223.38, 100.00, 32.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (26.73, 73.45, 298.39)
hsb hsb(223.38, 100.00, 65.00) CIE-L*uv (26.73, -10.53, -80.89)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #International Klein Blue (#002fa7)

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" #002fa7 while the second is the "compliment" #a57600.

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 Compliments of #International Klein Blue (#002fa7)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #002fa7 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a57600.

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 International Klein Blue (#002fa7)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 International Klein Blue (#002fa7)

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

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

Analagous Colors of International Klein Blue (#002fa7)

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 #002fa7

Lighter shades are produced by blending #002fa7 with white

International Klein Blue (#002fa7)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #002fa7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

International Klein Blue (#002fa7)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #002fa7, tones are produced.

International Klein Blue (#002fa7) 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 #002fa7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#002fa7 → #a57600
#002fa7 → #4c6dc1
#002fa7 → #ffffff
#002fa7 → #2300a5
#002fa7 → #001c64
#002fa7 → #0081a5

#002fa7 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #002fa7 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 #002fa7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #002fa7

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

#002fa7might 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.

#002fa7 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#002fa7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#002fa7 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 #002fa7
Java new Color(0, 47, 167);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 47, 167);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:47 blue:167 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 47f, 167f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:47, blue:167, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a72f00
Python Color('#002fa7')

Base Conversions of hex color #002fa7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #002fa7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12199 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 47, 167.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00101111 10100111
Hex 00 2f a7
Octal 0 57 247
Decimal 0 47 167

Icons incorporating the color #002fa7

If you're considering using #002fa7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #002fa7 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #002fa7 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 #002fa7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #002fa7 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #002fa7 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #002fa7 background.
This text is hex color #002fa7 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #002fa7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #002fa7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #002fa7 and white (#ffffff) background.