群青色 (Gunjō-iro)

HEX #5D8CAE / RGB (93, 140, 174)

What is 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Color?

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) (Hex code: 5D8CAE) Thumbnail

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) has the hex code #5D8CAE. The equivalent RGB values are (93, 140, 174), which means it is composed of 23% red, 34% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:47 M:20 Y:0 K:32. In the HSV/HSB scale, 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) has a hue of 205°, 47% saturation and a brightness value of 68%.
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.

Literally meaning ultramarine color, Gunjō-iro (群青色) is a traditional color of Japan. These colors hold a special significance in Japanese culture because they were once used as descriptors of social status and determined social hierarchy. The closest approximation of gunjō-iro in the digital RGB color space is (93, 140, 174) with the hex code #5D8CAE.

Gunjō-iro (群青色) is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The color can be applied to web pages with its hex code or RGB and HSL values. Please note that the CMYK values displayed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Color Codes

Hex Code#5D8CAE
RGB Values(93, 140, 174)
CMYK Values(47%, 20%, 0%, 32%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 47%, 68%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#A27351 [Dirt]
Closest Pantone®646 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#AE7F5D [Café Au Lait]
群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Desaturated#868686
Weighted Average (Most Common)#828282
Weighted Average (Luma)#848484
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B8B8B8

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5D8CAE. Complementary color is AE7F5D

Complementary Palette

The complement of 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) is Café Au Lait with the hex code #AE7F5D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5D8CAE color is offered by #AE7F5D. 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 (5D8CAE, 5D64AE and 5DAEA8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) (#5D8CAE) are Liberty (#5D64AE) and Cadet Blue (#5DAEA8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) 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 (5D8CAE, AE5D63 and AEA85D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) (#5D8CAE) are #AE5D63 (Deep Puce) and #AEA85D (Olive 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 (5D8CAE, AE5D8C and 8CAE5D)

Triadic Palette

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #AE5D8C (Rose Quartz Pink) and #8CAE5D (Asparagus) along with #5D8CAE 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 (5D8CAE, AE5D8C, AE7F5D and 5DAE7F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) has four colors - #AE5D8C (Rose Quartz Pink), #AE7F5D (Café Au Lait) and #5DAE7F (Shiny Shamrock) in addition to the base color (#5D8CAE). 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 (5D8CAE, A85DAE, AE7F5D and 64AE5D)

Square Palette

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) square color palette has #A85DAE (Purple Plum), #AE7F5D (Café Au Lait) and #64AE5D (Apple). 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

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Color Rainbow Palette

Our 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) 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 群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Color

Tints

  • Transparent 7DA3BE#7DA3BE
  • Transparent 8EAFC6#8EAFC6
  • Transparent 9EBACE#9EBACE
  • Transparent AEC6D7#AEC6D7
  • Transparent BED1DF#BED1DF
  • Transparent CEDDE7#CEDDE7
  • Transparent DFE8EF#DFE8EF
  • Transparent EFF4F7#EFF4F7

Tones

  • Transparent 648AA5#648AA5
  • Transparent 6888A0#6888A0
  • Transparent 6B879C#6B879C
  • Transparent 6F8697#6F8697
  • Transparent 728592#728592
  • Transparent 76848E#76848E
  • Transparent 798289#798289
  • Transparent 7D8185#7D8185

Shades

  • Transparent 4A708B#4A708B
  • Transparent 41627A#41627A
  • Transparent 385468#385468
  • Transparent 2F4657#2F4657
  • Transparent 253846#253846
  • Transparent 1C2A34#1C2A34
  • Transparent 131C23#131C23
  • Transparent 090E11#090E11

群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    群青色 (Gunjō-iro) Plaid Pattern