Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7) color information

The hexidecimal color, #1030a7, should not to be confused with "Egyptian blue" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Egyptian blue (#1030a7), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: serenity, offices, human life, health care, and being taken seriously. Shades of "dark blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #1030a7

#1030a7 is made up of (16, 48, 167) in RGB colorspace and (90.42, 71.26, 0.00, 34.51) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1061031 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #003399. White should be used ontop of #1030a7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #1030a7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #1030a7 luma #51.83
Websafe hex #003399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(16, 48, 167) Adobe RGB (33.00, 53.00, 160.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(6%, 19%, 65%) Closest named color Egyptian blue
rgba rgba(16.0, 48.0, 167.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (22.36, 26.34, -84.13)
cmyk cmyk(90.42, 71.26, 0.00, 34.51) CIE-L*ab (26.73, 34.92, -64.62)
hsv hsv(226.78, 83.10, 35.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (26.73, 73.45, 298.39)
hsb hsb(226.78, 90.77, 65.00) CIE-L*uv (26.73, -10.53, -80.89)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)

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" #1030a7 and the second color is called the "compliment" #a5820f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #1030a7 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a5820f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)

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-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)

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-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)

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.

Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #1030a7 with white

Darker variations of #1030a7

When you combine pure black with this color, #1030a7, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #1030a7

Tones of #1030a7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#1030a7 in gradients

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 #1030a7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#1030a7 → #a5820f
#1030a7 → #576ec1
#1030a7 → #ffffff
#1030a7 → #370fa5
#1030a7 → #091c64
#1030a7 → #0f7da5

Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7) in different environments

Seeing #1030a7 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 #1030a7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #1030a7

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

#1030a7might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Egyptian blue (#1030a7)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#1030a7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#1030a7 in programming

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 #1030a7
Java new Color(16, 48, 167);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 16, 48, 167);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:16 green:48 blue:167 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(16f, 48f, 167f);
Swift UIColor(red:16, green:48, blue:167, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a73010
Python Color('#1030a7')

Base Conversions of hex color #1030a7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #1030a7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1061031 while the individual RGB conversions are: 16, 48, 167.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010000 00110000 10100111
Hex 10 30 a7
Octal 20 60 247
Decimal 16 48 167

Icons incorporating the color #1030a7

If you're considering using #1030a7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #1030a7 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #1030a7 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 #1030a7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #1030a7 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #1030a7 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #1030a7 background.
This text is hex color #1030a7 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #1030a7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #1030a7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #1030a7 and white (#ffffff) background.