紺 (Kon)

HEX #192236 / RGB (25, 34, 54)

What is 紺 (Kon) Color?

紺 (Kon) (Hex code: 192236) Thumbnail

紺 (Kon) has the hex code #192236. The equivalent RGB values are (25, 34, 54), which means it is composed of 22% red, 30% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:54 M:37 Y:0 K:79. In the HSV/HSB scale, 紺 (Kon) has a hue of 221°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 21%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Kon (紺) is a traditional color of Japanese culture. It literally means dark blue. The names of most Japanese colors come from nature - animals, plants and flowers. Colors in Japan have a special significance as they were once used as descriptors of social hierarchy.

Not being part of the web colors list, kon cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. It can, however, be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL color values. Please note that the hexadecimal code (#192236) displayed on this page is the closest to what kon (紺) looks like in the real world. Also, the CMYK numbers have been calculated from the hexadecimal value through known formulae and are only approximates.

紺 (Kon) Color Codes

Hex Code#192236
RGB Values(25, 34, 54)
CMYK Values(54%, 37%, 0%, 79%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 54%, 21%)
Closest Web Safe#003333
Inverse Color#E6DDC9 [Bone]
Closest Pantone®5255 C
Closest RAL5011 [Steel blue]
Complementary Color#362D19 [Pullman Green]
紺 (Kon) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#262626
Weighted Average (Most Common)#222222
Weighted Average (Luma)#222222
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#626262

紺 (Kon) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 192236. Complementary color is 362D19

Complementary Palette

The complement of 紺 (Kon) is Pullman Green with the hex code #362D19. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #192236 color is offered by #362D19. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (192236, 1F1936 and 193136)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of 紺 (Kon) (#192236) are Dark Purple (#1F1936) and Medium Jungle Green (#193136). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of 紺 (Kon) with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (192236, 361F19 and 313619)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of 紺 (Kon) (#192236) are #361F19 (Dark Sienna) and #313619 (Pullman Green). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (192236, 361922 and 223619)

Triadic Palette

紺 (Kon) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #361922 (Chocolate Kisses) and #223619 (Pine Tree) along with #192236 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (192236, 361922, 362D19 and 19362D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of 紺 (Kon) has four colors - #361922 (Chocolate Kisses), #362D19 (Pullman Green) and #19362D (Medium Jungle Green) in addition to the base color (#192236). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (192236, 361931, 362D19 and 19361F)

Square Palette

紺 (Kon) square color palette has #361931 (Dark Purple), #362D19 (Pullman Green) and #19361F (Phthalo Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

紺 (Kon) Color Rainbow Palette

Our 紺 (Kon) rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of 紺 (Kon) Color


  • Transparent 474E5E#474E5E
  • Transparent 5E6472#5E6472
  • Transparent 757A86#757A86
  • Transparent 8C919B#8C919B
  • Transparent A3A7AF#A3A7AF
  • Transparent BABDC3#BABDC3
  • Transparent D1D3D7#D1D3D7
  • Transparent E8E9EB#E8E9EB


  • Transparent 2E3545#2E3545
  • Transparent 383E4C#383E4C
  • Transparent 424854#424854
  • Transparent 4D515B#4D515B
  • Transparent 575A62#575A62
  • Transparent 61646A#61646A
  • Transparent 6B6D71#6B6D71
  • Transparent 767779#767779


  • Transparent 141B2B#141B2B
  • Transparent 121826#121826
  • Transparent 0F1420#0F1420
  • Transparent 0D111B#0D111B
  • Transparent 0A0E16#0A0E16
  • Transparent 080A10#080A10
  • Transparent 05070B#05070B
  • Transparent 030305#030305

紺 (Kon) Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    紺 (Kon) Plaid Pattern