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Army Blue Color

HEX #404F69 / RGB (64, 79, 105)

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What is Army Blue Color?

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Army Blue has the hex code #404F69. The equivalent RGB values are (64, 79, 105), which means it is composed of 26% red, 32% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:39 M:25 Y:0 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, Army Blue has a hue of 218°, 39% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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.

Army Blue is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Army Blue CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Army Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#404F69
RGB Values(64, 79, 105)
CMYK Values(39%, 25%, 0%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(218°, 39%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#BFB096 [Khaki (HTML/CSS)]
Closest Pantone®7545 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#695A40 [Quincy]
Army Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#535353
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Luma)#4E4E4E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#919191

Army Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 404F69. Complementary color is 695A40

Complementary Palette

The complement of Army Blue is Quincy with the hex code #695A40. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #404F69 color is offered by #695A40. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (404F69, 464069 and 406469)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Army Blue (#404F69) are American Blue (#464069) and Deep Space Sparkle (#406469). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Army Blue 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (404F69, 694640 and 646940)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Army Blue (#404F69) are #694640 (Rose Ebony) and #646940 (Boy Red). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (404F69, 69404F and 4F6940)

Triadic Palette

Army Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #69404F (Deep Tuscan Red) and #4F6940 (Fern Green) along with #404F69 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (404F69, 69404F, 695A40 and 40695A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Army Blue has four colors - #69404F (Deep Tuscan Red), #695A40 (Quincy) and #40695A (Amazon) in addition to the base color (#404F69). 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.

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Square color palette with (404F69, 694064, 695A40 and 406946)

Square Palette

Army Blue square color palette has #694064 (Halayà Úbe), #695A40 (Quincy) and #406946 (Gray-Asparagus). 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.

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Rainbow color

Army Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Army Blue 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Army Blue Color


  • Transparent 667287667287
  • Transparent 798496798496
  • Transparent 8C95A58C95A5
  • Transparent A0A7B4A0A7B4
  • Transparent B3B9C3B3B9C3
  • Transparent C6CAD2C6CAD2
  • Transparent D9DCE1D9DCE1
  • Transparent ECEDF0ECEDF0


  • Transparent 4D596E4D596E
  • Transparent 535E70535E70
  • Transparent 5A63725A6372
  • Transparent 606875606875
  • Transparent 666C77666C77
  • Transparent 6D71796D7179
  • Transparent 73767B73767B
  • Transparent 7A7B7E7A7B7E


  • Transparent 333F54333F54
  • Transparent 2D374A2D374A
  • Transparent 262F3F262F3F
  • Transparent 202835202835
  • Transparent 1A202A1A202A
  • Transparent 131820131820
  • Transparent 0D10150D1015
  • Transparent 06080B06080B

Army Blue Color Patterns

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    Army Blue Gingham Checks

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    Army Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Army Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Army Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Army Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Army Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Army Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Army Blue Plaid Pattern

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