Faux-Sea blue (#006184) color information

Hex color #006184 is close to the color named "Sea blue" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark gray". When people spot this color, Sea blue (#006184), in designs, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Shades of "very dark gray". typically aren't associated with health care. University of Texas is a company using this color, according to our database.

#006184 Breakdown

#006184 is made up of (0, 97, 132) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 26.52, 0.00, 48.24) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 24964 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006699. White should be used ontop of #006184 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #006184. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #006184 luma #71.86
Websafe hex #006699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 97, 132) Adobe RGB (47.00, 97.00, 131.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 38%, 52%) Closest named color Sea blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 97.0, 132.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (31.62, -8.63, -25.53)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 26.52, 0.00, 48.24) CIE-L*ab (37.84, -12.96, -27.98)
hsv hsv(196.15, 100.00, 26.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (37.84, 30.84, 245.15)
hsb hsb(196.15, 100.00, 52.00) CIE-L*uv (37.84, -28.88, -37.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Sea blue (#006184)

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" #006184 and the second color is called the "compliment" #842300.

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-Sea blue (#006184)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #006184 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #842300.

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-Sea blue (#006184)

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-Sea blue (#006184)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Sea blue (#006184)

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 #006184

Lighter shades of #006184 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Sea blue (#006184)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #006184 with black

Tones of #006184

When you combine pure gray with this color, #006184, tones are produced.

Gradients including #006184

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 #006184 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#006184 → #842300
#006184 → #4c90a8
#006184 → #ffffff
#006184 → #001e84
#006184 → #003a4f
#006184 → #008465

#006184 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #006184 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 #006184 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#006184 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.

#006184might 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 #006184

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#006184. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #006184

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 #006184
Java new Color(0, 97, 132);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 97, 132);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:97 blue:132 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 97f, 132f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:97, blue:132, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $846100
Python Color('#006184')

Base Conversions of hex color #006184

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #006184. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 24964 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 97, 132.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01100001 10000100
Hex 00 61 84
Octal 0 141 204
Decimal 0 97 132

Icons incorporating the color #006184

If you're considering using #006184 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #006184 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #006184 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 #006184 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #006184 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #006184 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #006184 background.
This text is hex color #006184 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #006184 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #006184 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #006184 and white (#ffffff) background.