Faux-Medium electric blue (#005294) color information

#005294 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "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 (#005294), used in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: peace, appetite-curbing, self-expression, finance, and maturity. Colors labeled as "dark blue" are rarely tied to cars. Western Digital, University of Victoria, and Culver’s are three companies making use of this color.

Breakdown of #005294

#005294 is made up of (0, 82, 148) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 44.59, 0.00, 41.96) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21140 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006699. White should be used ontop of #005294 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005294. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005294 luma #64.86
Websafe hex #006699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 148) Adobe RGB (41.00, 83.00, 144.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 58%) Closest named color Medium electric blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 82.0, 148.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (28.28, 2.54, -44.17)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 44.59, 0.00, 41.96) CIE-L*ab (33.98, 3.68, -42.50)
hsv hsv(206.90, 100.00, 29.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (33.98, 42.66, 274.95)
hsb hsb(206.90, 100.00, 58.00) CIE-L*uv (33.98, -21.65, -58.96)
CMYK Composition

Stock Photos

Seeing a variation of this color used in photos may be of value. Please note that 2020 Colors is an affiliate of Shutterstock and will receive a percentage of any sales made through this website.

Powered by Shutterstock

Join the Shutterstock Affiliate program using our invite

Compliments of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005294)

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" #005294 and the second color is called the "compliment" #934000.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005294)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005294 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #934000.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005294)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 (#005294)

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 (#005294)

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 (#005294)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #005294 with white

Darker variations of #005294

When you combine pure black with this color, #005294, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #005294

Tones of #005294 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#005294 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 #005294 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005294 → #934000
#005294 → #4c85b4
#005294 → #ffffff
#005294 → #000993
#005294 → #003158
#005294 → #00938a

Faux-Medium electric blue (#005294) in different environments

Seeing #005294 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 #005294 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #005294

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

#005294might 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 (#005294)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005294. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

University of Victoria
Western Digital

#005294 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 #005294
Java new Color(0, 82, 148);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 148);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:148 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 148f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:148, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $945200
Python Color('#005294')

Base Conversions of hex color #005294

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005294. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21140 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 148.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 10010100
Hex 00 52 94
Octal 0 122 224
Decimal 0 82 148

#005294 Icons

If you're considering using #005294 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Medium electric blue (#005294) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005294 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 #005294 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005294 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005294 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005294 background.
This text is hex color #005294 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005294 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005294 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005294 and white (#ffffff) background.