Faux-Medium electric blue (#005098) color information

#005098 is the hex color code that looks similar to "Medium electric blue" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, Medium electric blue (#005098), 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. University of Victoria and Western Digital use this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #005098

#005098 is made up of (0, 80, 152) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 47.37, 0.00, 40.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20632 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006699. White should be used ontop of #005098 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005098. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005098 luma #64.14
Websafe hex #006699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 80, 152) Adobe RGB (53.00, 79.00, 149.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 60%) Closest named color Medium electric blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 80.0, 152.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (28.28, 8.95, -48.52)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 47.37, 0.00, 40.39) CIE-L*ab (33.98, 12.45, -45.39)
hsv hsv(209.00, 100.00, 30.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (33.98, 47.07, 285.34)
hsb hsb(209.00, 100.00, 60.00) CIE-L*uv (33.98, -15.76, -63.62)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005098)

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" #005098 while the second is the "compliment" #994900.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005098)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #005098 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #994900.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005098)

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-Medium electric blue (#005098)

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-Medium electric blue (#005098)

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-Medium electric blue (#005098)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #005098 with white

Darker variations of #005098

When you combine pure black with this color, #005098, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Medium electric blue (#005098)'s Tones

Tones of #005098 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#005098 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 #005098 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005098 → #994900
#005098 → #4c84b6
#005098 → #ffffff
#005098 → #000299
#005098 → #00305b
#005098 → #009996

Faux-Medium electric blue (#005098) in different environments

Seeing #005098 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 #005098 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #005098

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

#005098might 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-Medium electric blue (#005098)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005098. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

University of Victoria
Western Digital

#005098 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 #005098
Java new Color(0, 80, 152);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 80, 152);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:80 blue:152 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 80f, 152f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:80, blue:152, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $985000
Python Color('#005098')

Base Conversions of hex color #005098

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005098. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20632 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 80, 152.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010000 10011000
Hex 00 50 98
Octal 0 120 230
Decimal 0 80 152

Icons incorporating the color #005098

If you're considering using #005098 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #005098 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005098 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 #005098 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005098 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005098 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005098 background.
This text is hex color #005098 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005098 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005098 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005098 and white (#ffffff) background.