Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e) color information

The hexidecimal color, #0d117e, may be mistaken for "Dark imperial blue" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark blue". When people spot this color, Dark imperial blue (#0d117e), in media, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. This color isn't popular for clothing. United Way and Olympus are two brands that use this color.

Breakdown of #0d117e

#0d117e is made up of (13, 17, 126) in RGB colorspace and (89.68, 86.51, 0.00, 50.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 856446 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000066. White should be used ontop of #0d117e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #0d117e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #0d117e luma #28.10
Websafe hex #000066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(13, 17, 126) Adobe RGB (13.00, 27.00, 123.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(5%, 7%, 49%) Closest named color Dark imperial blue
rgba rgba(13.0, 17.0, 126.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 26.92, -77.59)
cmyk cmyk(89.68, 86.51, 0.00, 50.59) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 38.20, -59.40)
hsv hsv(237.27, 81.48, 27.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 70.62, 302.74)
hsb hsb(237.27, 89.80, 49.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -5.56, -55.74)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #0d117e while the second is the "compliment" #7c770c.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #0d117e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7c770c.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #0d117e

Lighter shades are produced by blending #0d117e with white

Darker shades of #0d117e

Darker shades are produced by blending #0d117e with black

Faux-Dark imperial blue (#0d117e)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #0d117e with gray

Gradients including #0d117e

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 #0d117e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#0d117e → #7c770c
#0d117e → #5558a4
#0d117e → #ffffff
#0d117e → #3f0c7c
#0d117e → #070a4b
#0d117e → #0c4a7c

How #0d117e looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #0d117e 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 #0d117e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #0d117e

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

#0d117emight 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 #0d117e

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#0d117e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

United Way
Olympus

Programming Language Syntax for #0d117e

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 #0d117e
Java new Color(13, 17, 126);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 13, 17, 126);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:13 green:17 blue:126 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(13f, 17f, 126f);
Swift UIColor(red:13, green:17, blue:126, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7e110d
Python Color('#0d117e')

Base Conversions of hex color #0d117e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #0d117e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 856446 while the individual RGB conversions are: 13, 17, 126.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00001101 00010001 01111110
Hex 0d 11 7e
Octal 15 21 176
Decimal 13 17 126

Icons incorporating the color #0d117e

If you're considering using #0d117e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #0d117e on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #0d117e 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 #0d117e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #0d117e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #0d117e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #0d117e background.
This text is hex color #0d117e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #0d117e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #0d117e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #0d117e and white (#ffffff) background.