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Baltimore Blue Color

HEX #0076A8 / RGB (0, 118, 168)

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What is Baltimore Blue Color?

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As per the official brand guide, Baltimore Blue color Pantone is 7690 C. To print the color on standard printers, use CMYK values (95, 41, 10, 0), which have also been specified in the guide.
For digital artwork, Baltimore Blue hex color code is #0076A8 with equivalent RGB (0, 118, 168). These can be used along with HSL values to display the color on web pages via HTML and CSS code.
The athletics and sports teams of the University of Baltimore (UB) are the UB Needs and their mascot is Eubie the Bee.

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Baltimore Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#0076A8
RGB Values(0, 118, 168)
CMYK Values(95%, 41%, 10%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(198°, 100%, 66%)
Closest Web Safe#006699
Inverse Color#FF8957 [Coral]
Pantone®7690 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#A83200 [Brown]
Baltimore Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#585858
Weighted Average (Luma)#616161
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A0A0A0

Baltimore Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0076A8. Complementary color is A83200

Complementary Palette

The complement of Baltimore Blue is Brown with the hex code #A83200. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0076A8 color is offered by #A83200. 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 (0076A8, 0022A8 and 00A886)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Baltimore Blue (#0076A8) are Blue (Pantone) (#0022A8) and Persian Green (#00A886). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Baltimore 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.

0076A8 0022A8 00A886
Split Complementary color palette with (0076A8, A80022 and A88600)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Baltimore Blue (#0076A8) are #A80022 (Alabama Crimson) and #A88600 (Gold). 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.

0076A8 A80022 A88600
Triadic color palette with (0076A8, A80076 and 76A800)

Triadic Palette

Baltimore Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A80076 (Flirt) and #76A800 (Apple Green) along with #0076A8 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 (0076A8, A80076, A83200 and 00A832)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Baltimore Blue has four colors - #A80076 (Flirt), #A83200 (Brown) and #00A832 (Green (Pantone)) in addition to the base color (#0076A8). 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 (0076A8, 8600A8, A83200 and 22A800)

Square Palette

Baltimore Blue square color palette has #8600A8 (Violet (RYB)), #A83200 (Brown) and #22A800 (Slimy 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.

0076A8 8600A8 A83200 22A800
Rainbow color

Baltimore Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Baltimore 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.

0076A8 1A00A8 A800A6 A80016 A87A00 46A800 00A84A

Tints, Tones & Shades of Baltimore Blue Color


  • Transparent 3391B93391B9
  • Transparent 4D9FC24D9FC2
  • Transparent 66ADCB66ADCB
  • Transparent 80BBD480BBD4
  • Transparent 99C8DC99C8DC
  • Transparent B3D6E5B3D6E5
  • Transparent CCE4EECCE4EE
  • Transparent E6F1F6E6F1F6


  • Transparent 1A78A01A78A0
  • Transparent 26799C26799C
  • Transparent 337A98337A98
  • Transparent 407B94407B94
  • Transparent 4D7C904D7C90
  • Transparent 5A7D8C5A7D8C
  • Transparent 667E88667E88
  • Transparent 737F84737F84


  • Transparent 005E86005E86
  • Transparent 005376005376
  • Transparent 004765004765
  • Transparent 003B54003B54
  • Transparent 002F43002F43
  • Transparent 002332002332
  • Transparent 001822001822
  • Transparent 000C11000C11

Baltimore Blue Color Patterns

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    Baltimore Blue Gingham Checks

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    Baltimore Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baltimore Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baltimore Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baltimore Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baltimore Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baltimore Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baltimore Blue Plaid Pattern

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