Faux-Navy blue (#030075) color information

#030075 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "Navy blue" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, Navy blue (#030075), used in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: peace, appetite-curbing, self-expression, finance, and maturity. Shades of "dark blue". typically aren't associated with cars.

#030075 Breakdown

#030075 is made up of (3, 0, 117) in RGB colorspace and (97.44, 100.00, 0.00, 54.12) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 196725 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000066. White should be used ontop of #030075 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #030075. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #030075 luma #14.12
Websafe hex #000066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(3, 0, 117) Adobe RGB (0.00, 0.00, 114.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(1%, 0%, 46%) Closest named color Navy blue
rgba rgba(3.0, 0.0, 117.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 37.17, -97.96)
cmyk cmyk(97.44, 100.00, 0.00, 54.12) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 50.29, -64.61)
hsv hsv(241.30, 100.00, 23.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 81.88, 307.90)
hsb hsb(241.30, 100.00, 46.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, -2.80, -39.50)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Navy blue (#030075)

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" #030075 and the second color is called the "compliment" #737500.

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-Navy blue (#030075)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #030075 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #737500.

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-Navy blue (#030075)

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-Navy blue (#030075)

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-Navy blue (#030075)

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 #030075

Lighter shades of #030075 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Navy blue (#030075)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #030075 with black

Tones of #030075

When you combine pure gray with this color, #030075, tones are produced.

Gradients including #030075

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 #030075 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#030075 → #737500
#030075 → #4e4c9e
#030075 → #ffffff
#030075 → #3c0075
#030075 → #010046
#030075 → #003875

#030075 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #030075 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 #030075 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#030075 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.

#030075might 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 #030075

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#030075. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #030075

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 #030075
Java new Color(3, 0, 117);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 3, 0, 117);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:3 green:0 blue:117 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(3f, 0f, 117f);
Swift UIColor(red:3, green:0, blue:117, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $750003
Python Color('#030075')

Base Conversions of hex color #030075

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #030075. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 196725 while the individual RGB conversions are: 3, 0, 117.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000011 00000000 01110101
Hex 03 00 75
Octal 3 0 165
Decimal 3 0 117

Icons incorporating the color #030075

If you're considering using #030075 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #030075 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #030075 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 #030075 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #030075 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #030075 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #030075 background.
This text is hex color #030075 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #030075 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #030075 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #030075 and white (#ffffff) background.