Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb) color information

The hexidecimal color, #116fdb, is a variation of "Bright navy blue" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light blue". When people spot this color, Bright navy blue (#116fdb), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

Breakdown of #116fdb

#116fdb is made up of (17, 111, 219) in RGB colorspace and (92.24, 49.32, 0.00, 14.12) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1142747 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0066cc. White should be used ontop of #116fdb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #116fdb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #116fdb luma #94.99
Websafe hex #0066cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(17, 111, 219) Adobe RGB (68.00, 112.00, 214.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(7%, 44%, 86%) Closest named color Bright navy blue
rgba rgba(17.0, 111.0, 219.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 12.50, -75.40)
cmyk cmyk(92.24, 49.32, 0.00, 14.12) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 15.37, -60.99)
hsv hsv(211.90, 84.95, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 62.90, 284.14)
hsb hsb(211.90, 91.86, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, -24.99, -94.26)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb)

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" #116fdb while the second is the "compliment" #db7911.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #116fdb is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #db7911.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb)

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-Bright navy blue (#116fdb)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb)

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 #116fdb

Lighter shades are produced by blending #116fdb with white

Darker shades of #116fdb

Darker shades are produced by blending #116fdb with black

Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #116fdb with gray

Gradients including #116fdb

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 #116fdb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#116fdb → #db7911
#116fdb → #589ae5
#116fdb → #ffffff
#116fdb → #1511db
#116fdb → #0a4283
#116fdb → #11d7db

How #116fdb looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #116fdb 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 #116fdb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #116fdb

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

#116fdbmight 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 #116fdb

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#116fdb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #116fdb

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 #116fdb
Java new Color(17, 111, 219);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 17, 111, 219);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:17 green:111 blue:219 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(17f, 111f, 219f);
Swift UIColor(red:17, green:111, blue:219, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $db6f11
Python Color('#116fdb')

Base Conversions of hex color #116fdb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #116fdb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1142747 while the individual RGB conversions are: 17, 111, 219.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010001 01101111 11011011
Hex 11 6f db
Octal 21 157 333
Decimal 17 111 219

#116fdb Icons

If you're considering using #116fdb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Bright navy blue (#116fdb) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #116fdb 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 #116fdb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #116fdb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #116fdb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #116fdb background.
This text is hex color #116fdb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #116fdb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #116fdb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #116fdb and white (#ffffff) background.