Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d) color information

#004e7d is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Dark cerulean" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Dark cerulean (#004e7d), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: serenity, coldness, self-expression, health care, and widely-used. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for cars. American Red Cross and WordPress.com use this color in their branding.

#004e7d Breakdown

#004e7d is made up of (0, 78, 125) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 37.60, 0.00, 50.98) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20093 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #004e7d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #004e7d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #004e7d luma #59.91
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 78, 125) Adobe RGB (37.00, 82.00, 121.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 49%) Closest named color Dark cerulean
rgba rgba(0.0, 78.0, 125.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -4.48, -28.81)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 37.60, 0.00, 50.98) CIE-L*ab (31.81, -6.98, -31.26)
hsv hsv(202.04, 100.00, 24.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 32.03, 257.41)
hsb hsb(202.04, 100.00, 49.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -23.77, -41.31)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d)

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" #004e7d and the second color is called the "compliment" #7c2d00.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #004e7d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #7c2d00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d)

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-Dark cerulean (#004e7d)

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-Dark cerulean (#004e7d)

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 #004e7d

Lighter shades of #004e7d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #004e7d

Darker shades of #004e7d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #004e7d

Tones of #004e7d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d) 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 #004e7d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#004e7d → #7c2d00
#004e7d → #4c83a4
#004e7d → #ffffff
#004e7d → #00107c
#004e7d → #002e4b
#004e7d → #007c6c

Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d) in different environments

Seeing #004e7d 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 #004e7d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#004e7d 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.

#004e7dmight 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.

#004e7d 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#004e7d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

WordPress.com
American Red Cross

#004e7d 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 #004e7d
Java new Color(0, 78, 125);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 78, 125);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:78 blue:125 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 78f, 125f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:78, blue:125, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7d4e00
Python Color('#004e7d')

Base Conversions of hex color #004e7d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #004e7d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20093 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 78, 125.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01001110 01111101
Hex 00 4e 7d
Octal 0 116 175
Decimal 0 78 125

#004e7d Icons

If you're considering using #004e7d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark cerulean (#004e7d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #004e7d 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 #004e7d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #004e7d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #004e7d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #004e7d background.
This text is hex color #004e7d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #004e7d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #004e7d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #004e7d and white (#ffffff) background.