Faux-Interdimensional blue (#3500cd) color information

The hexidecimal color, #3500cd, may be mistaken for "Interdimensional blue" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic blue". When people spot this color, Interdimensional blue (#3500cd), in branding, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. Shades of "generic blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #3500cd

#3500cd is made up of (53, 0, 205) in RGB colorspace and (74.15, 100.00, 0.00, 19.61) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3473613 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #3300cc. White should be used ontop of #3500cd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #3500cd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #3500cd luma #39.01
Websafe hex #3300cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(53, 0, 205) Adobe RGB (43.00, 12.00, 198.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(21%, 0%, 80%) Closest named color Interdimensional blue
rgba rgba(53.0, 0.0, 205.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (22.36, 58.78, -141.96)
cmyk cmyk(74.15, 100.00, 0.00, 19.61) CIE-L*ab (26.73, 66.63, -87.51)
hsv hsv(255.75, 100.00, 40.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (26.73, 109.99, 307.29)
hsb hsb(255.75, 100.00, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (26.73, -4.10, -102.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Interdimensional blue (#3500cd)

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" #3500cd and the second color is called the "compliment" #99cc00.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Interdimensional blue (#3500cd)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #3500cd is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #99cc00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Interdimensional blue (#3500cd)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Interdimensional blue (#3500cd)

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-Interdimensional blue (#3500cd)

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 #3500cd

Lighter shades are produced by blending #3500cd with white

Darker shades of #3500cd

Darker shades are produced by blending #3500cd with black

Tones of #3500cd

Tones are produced by blending #3500cd with gray

Gradients including #3500cd

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 #3500cd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#3500cd → #99cc00
#3500cd → #714cdc
#3500cd → #ffffff
#3500cd → #9900cc
#3500cd → #1f007b
#3500cd → #0033cc

How #3500cd looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #3500cd 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 #3500cd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #3500cd

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

#3500cdmight 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 #3500cd

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#3500cd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #3500cd

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 #3500cd
Java new Color(53, 0, 205);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 53, 0, 205);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:53 green:0 blue:205 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(53f, 0f, 205f);
Swift UIColor(red:53, green:0, blue:205, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cd0035
Python Color('#3500cd')

Base Conversions of hex color #3500cd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #3500cd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3473613 while the individual RGB conversions are: 53, 0, 205.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110101 00000000 11001101
Hex 35 00 cd
Octal 65 0 315
Decimal 53 0 205

Icons incorporating the color #3500cd

If you're considering using #3500cd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #3500cd on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #3500cd 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 #3500cd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #3500cd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #3500cd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #3500cd background.
This text is hex color #3500cd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #3500cd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #3500cd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #3500cd and white (#ffffff) background.