Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d) color information

#00527d is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Dark cerulean" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Dark cerulean (#00527d), in media, 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. WordPress.com uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d)

#00527d is made up of (0, 82, 125) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 34.40, 0.00, 50.98) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21117 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #00527d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00527d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00527d luma #62.26
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 125) Adobe RGB (55.00, 77.00, 121.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 49%) Closest named color Dark cerulean
rgba rgba(0.0, 82.0, 125.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, 2.38, -28.81)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 34.40, 0.00, 50.98) CIE-L*ab (31.81, 3.52, -31.26)
hsv hsv(200.82, 100.00, 24.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 31.46, 276.42)
hsb hsb(200.82, 100.00, 49.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -14.49, -42.20)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d)

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" #00527d while the second is the "compliment" #7c2900.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #00527d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #7c2900.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d)

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 (#00527d)

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 (#00527d)

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 #00527d

When you combine pure white with this color, #00527d, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #00527d

Darker shades are produced by blending #00527d with black

Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d)'s Tones

Tones of #00527d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #00527d

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 #00527d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00527d → #7c2900
#00527d → #4c85a4
#00527d → #ffffff
#00527d → #00147c
#00527d → #00314b
#00527d → #007c68

Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d) in different environments

Seeing #00527d 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 #00527d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d)

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

#00527dmight 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 #00527d

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#00527d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


Programming Language Syntax for #00527d

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 #00527d
Java new Color(0, 82, 125);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 125);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:125 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 125f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:125, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7d5200
Python Color('#00527d')

Base Conversions of hex color #00527d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00527d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21117 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 125.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 01111101
Hex 00 52 7d
Octal 0 122 175
Decimal 0 82 125

#00527d Icons

If you're considering using #00527d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark cerulean (#00527d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00527d 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 #00527d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00527d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00527d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00527d background.
This text is hex color #00527d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00527d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00527d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00527d and white (#ffffff) background.