Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef) color information

The hexidecimal color, #2111ef, is synonymous with "Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache)". The color is categorized as "generic blue". When people spot this color, Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. This color isn't popular for cars.

#2111ef Breakdown

#2111ef is made up of (33, 17, 239) in RGB colorspace and (86.19, 92.89, 0.00, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2167279 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #3300ff. White should be used ontop of #2111ef to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #2111ef. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #2111ef luma #46.85
Websafe hex #3300ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(33, 17, 239) Adobe RGB (44.00, 11.00, 235.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(13%, 7%, 94%) Closest named color Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache)
rgba rgba(33.0, 17.0, 239.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, 70.92, -175.41)
cmyk cmyk(86.19, 92.89, 0.00, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (31.81, 75.65, -100.27)
hsv hsv(244.14, 87.88, 50.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 125.61, 307.03)
hsb hsb(244.14, 92.55, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -6.02, -123.44)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)

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" #2111ef while the second is the "compliment" #e0ef11.

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

Split Compliments of #Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #2111ef is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e0ef11.

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

Triadic Colors of Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)

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 Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)

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 Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)

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.

Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #2111ef can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #2111ef

When you combine pure black with this color, #2111ef, darker shades are produced.

Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #2111ef with gray

#2111ef 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 #2111ef as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#2111ef → #e0ef11
#2111ef → #6358f3
#2111ef → #ffffff
#2111ef → #8f11ef
#2111ef → #130a8f
#2111ef → #1171ef

How #2111ef looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #2111ef 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 #2111ef could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#2111ef 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.

#2111efmight 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 Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2111ef)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#2111ef. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#2111ef 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 #2111ef
Java new Color(33, 17, 239);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 33, 17, 239);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:33 green:17 blue:239 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(33f, 17f, 239f);
Swift UIColor(red:33, green:17, blue:239, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ef1121
Python Color('#2111ef')

Base Conversions of hex color #2111ef

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #2111ef. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2167279 while the individual RGB conversions are: 33, 17, 239.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00100001 00010001 11101111
Hex 21 11 ef
Octal 41 21 357
Decimal 33 17 239

Icons incorporating the color #2111ef

If you're considering using #2111ef in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #2111ef on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #2111ef 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 #2111ef on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #2111ef on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #2111ef background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #2111ef background.
This text is hex color #2111ef on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #2111ef on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #2111ef and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #2111ef and white (#ffffff) background.