Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099) color information

#005099 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Medium electric blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Medium electric blue (#005099), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for cars. Western Digital uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099)

#005099 is made up of (0, 80, 153) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 47.71, 0.00, 40.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20633 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006699. White should be used ontop of #005099 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005099. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005099 luma #64.25
Websafe hex #006699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 80, 153) 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, 153.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (28.28, 8.95, -48.52)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 47.71, 0.00, 40.00) 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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Compliments of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099)

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" #005099 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 (#005099)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005099 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #994900.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099)

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 (#005099)

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-Medium electric blue (#005099)

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 shades of #005099

When you combine pure white with this color, #005099, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #005099

Darker shades are produced by blending #005099 with black

Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099)'s Tones

Tones of #005099 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #005099

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 #005099 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005099 → #994900
#005099 → #4c84b7
#005099 → #ffffff
#005099 → #000299
#005099 → #00305b
#005099 → #009996

Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099) in different environments

Seeing #005099 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 #005099 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099)

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

#005099might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #005099

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005099. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #005099

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 #005099
Java new Color(0, 80, 153);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 80, 153);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:80 blue:153 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 80f, 153f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:80, blue:153, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $995000
Python Color('#005099')

Base Conversions of hex color #005099

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005099. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20633 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 80, 153.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010000 10011001
Hex 00 50 99
Octal 0 120 231
Decimal 0 80 153

#005099 Icons

If you're considering using #005099 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Medium electric blue (#005099) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005099 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 #005099 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005099 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005099 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005099 background.
This text is hex color #005099 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005099 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005099 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005099 and white (#ffffff) background.