Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a) color information

#00507a is the hex color code that looks similar to "Dark cerulean" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, Dark cerulean (#00507a), used in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: peace, appetite-curbing, self-expression, finance, and maturity. This color isn't popular for cars. American Red Cross uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #00507a

#00507a is made up of (0, 80, 122) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 34.43, 0.00, 52.16) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20602 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #00507a to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00507a. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00507a luma #60.75
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 80, 122) Adobe RGB (37.00, 82.00, 121.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 48%) Closest named color Dark cerulean
rgba rgba(0.0, 80.0, 122.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -4.48, -28.81)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 34.43, 0.00, 52.16) CIE-L*ab (31.81, -6.98, -31.26)
hsv hsv(201.25, 100.00, 24.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 32.03, 257.41)
hsb hsb(201.25, 100.00, 48.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -23.77, -41.31)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a)

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" #00507a while the second is the "compliment" #7a2a00.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00507a is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7a2a00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 (#00507a)

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-Dark cerulean (#00507a)

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.

Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #00507a with white

Darker variations of #00507a

When you combine pure black with this color, #00507a, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a)'s Tones

Tones of #00507a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#00507a 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 #00507a as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00507a → #7a2a00
#00507a → #4c84a1
#00507a → #ffffff
#00507a → #00127a
#00507a → #003049
#00507a → #007a68

Faux-Dark cerulean (#00507a) in different environments

Seeing #00507a 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 #00507a could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #00507a

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

#00507amight 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-Dark cerulean (#00507a)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#00507a. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

American Red Cross

#00507a 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 #00507a
Java new Color(0, 80, 122);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 80, 122);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:80 blue:122 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 80f, 122f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:80, blue:122, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7a5000
Python Color('#00507a')

Base Conversions of hex color #00507a

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00507a. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20602 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 80, 122.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010000 01111010
Hex 00 50 7a
Octal 0 120 172
Decimal 0 80 122

Icons incorporating the color #00507a

If you're considering using #00507a in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00507a on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00507a 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 #00507a on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00507a on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00507a background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00507a background.
This text is hex color #00507a on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00507a on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00507a and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00507a and white (#ffffff) background.