Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272) color information

Hex color #005272 is close to the color named "Dark imperial blue" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark gray". When people spot this color, Dark imperial blue (#005272), in advertisements, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Colors labeled as "very dark gray" are rarely tied to health care. Arriva, Airbus, and Arriva Danmark are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

#005272 Breakdown

#005272 is made up of (0, 82, 114) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 28.07, 0.00, 55.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21106 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #005272 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005272. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005272 luma #61.02
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 114) Adobe RGB (47.00, 81.00, 112.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 45%) Closest named color Dark imperial blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 82.0, 114.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -4.48, -21.82)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 28.07, 0.00, 55.29) CIE-L*ab (31.81, -6.98, -25.27)
hsv hsv(197.33, 100.00, 22.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 26.22, 254.56)
hsb hsb(197.33, 100.00, 45.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -20.55, -32.85)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272)

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" #005272 and the second color is called the "compliment" #722000.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005272 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #722000.

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 Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272)

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 shades of #005272

Lighter shades of #005272 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #005272 with black

Tones of #005272

When you combine pure gray with this color, #005272, tones are produced.

Gradients including #005272

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 #005272 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005272 → #722000
#005272 → #4c859c
#005272 → #ffffff
#005272 → #001872
#005272 → #003144
#005272 → #007259

#005272 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #005272 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 #005272 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#005272 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.

#005272might 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 #005272

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005272. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Airbus
Arriva Danmark
Fiskars
Arriva

Programming Language Syntax for #005272

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 #005272
Java new Color(0, 82, 114);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 114);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:114 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 114f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:114, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $725200
Python Color('#005272')

Base Conversions of hex color #005272

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005272. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21106 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 114.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 01110010
Hex 00 52 72
Octal 0 122 162
Decimal 0 82 114

#005272 Icons

If you're considering using #005272 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark imperial blue (#005272) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005272 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 #005272 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005272 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005272 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005272 background.
This text is hex color #005272 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005272 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005272 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005272 and white (#ffffff) background.