Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493) color information

#005493 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Medium electric blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Medium electric blue (#005493), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. This color isn't popular for cars. Drupal, University of Victoria, and Culver’s have ties to this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493)

#005493 is made up of (0, 84, 147) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 42.86, 0.00, 42.35) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21651 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006699. White should be used ontop of #005493 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005493. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005493 luma #65.92
Websafe hex #006699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 84, 147) Adobe RGB (58.00, 78.00, 144.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 33%, 58%) Closest named color Medium electric blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 84.0, 147.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (28.28, 8.95, -44.17)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 42.86, 0.00, 42.35) CIE-L*ab (33.98, 12.45, -42.50)
hsv hsv(205.86, 100.00, 29.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (33.98, 44.29, 286.33)
hsb hsb(205.86, 100.00, 58.00) CIE-L*uv (33.98, -13.77, -59.64)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493)

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" #005493 and the second color is called the "compliment" #933d00.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #005493 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #933d00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493)

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 (#005493)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493)

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 #005493

When you combine pure white with this color, #005493, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #005493

Darker shades are produced by blending #005493 with black

Tones of #005493

Tones of #005493 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #005493

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 #005493 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005493 → #933d00
#005493 → #4c87b3
#005493 → #ffffff
#005493 → #000c93
#005493 → #003258
#005493 → #009387

Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493) in different environments

Seeing #005493 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 #005493 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Medium electric blue (#005493)

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

#005493might 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 #005493

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005493. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

University of Victoria
Culver’s
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Programming Language Syntax for #005493

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 #005493
Java new Color(0, 84, 147);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 84, 147);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:84 blue:147 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 84f, 147f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:84, blue:147, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $935400
Python Color('#005493')

Base Conversions of hex color #005493

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005493. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21651 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 84, 147.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010100 10010011
Hex 00 54 93
Octal 0 124 223
Decimal 0 84 147

Icons incorporating the color #005493

If you're considering using #005493 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #005493 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005493 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 #005493 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005493 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005493 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005493 background.
This text is hex color #005493 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005493 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005493 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005493 and white (#ffffff) background.