Faux-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4) color information

#0052f4 is the hex color code that looks similar to "Blue (RYB)" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic blue". When people from western culture see this color, Blue (RYB) (#0052f4), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: peace, appetite-curbing, self-expression, finance, and maturity. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for cars.

#0052f4 Breakdown

#0052f4 is made up of (0, 82, 244) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 66.39, 0.00, 4.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21236 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0066ff. White should be used ontop of #0052f4 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #0052f4. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #0052f4 luma #75.71
Websafe hex #0066ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 244) Adobe RGB (33.00, 88.00, 241.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 96%) Closest named color Blue (RYB)
rgba rgba(0.0, 82.0, 244.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (36.06, 33.41, -126.10)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 66.39, 0.00, 4.31) CIE-L*ab (42.76, 39.06, -84.98)
hsv hsv(220.00, 100.00, 48.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (42.76, 93.53, 294.69)
hsb hsb(220.00, 100.00, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (42.76, -21.59, -124.29)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4)

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" #0052f4 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f4a300.

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-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #0052f4 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f4a300.

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-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4)

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-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4)

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-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4)

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 #0052f4

Lighter shades of #0052f4 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #0052f4 with black

Tones of #0052f4

When you combine pure gray with this color, #0052f4, tones are produced.

Gradients including #0052f4

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 #0052f4 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#0052f4 → #f4a300
#0052f4 → #4c85f7
#0052f4 → #ffffff
#0052f4 → #2800f4
#0052f4 → #003192
#0052f4 → #00ccf4

#0052f4 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #0052f4 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 #0052f4 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#0052f4 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.

#0052f4might 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 #0052f4

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#0052f4. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #0052f4

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 #0052f4
Java new Color(0, 82, 244);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 244);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:244 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 244f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:244, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f45200
Python Color('#0052f4')

Base Conversions of hex color #0052f4

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #0052f4. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21236 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 244.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 11110100
Hex 00 52 f4
Octal 0 122 364
Decimal 0 82 244

#0052f4 Icons

If you're considering using #0052f4 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Blue (RYB) (#0052f4) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #0052f4 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 #0052f4 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #0052f4 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #0052f4 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #0052f4 background.
This text is hex color #0052f4 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #0052f4 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #0052f4 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #0052f4 and white (#ffffff) background.