Blue Indigo

HEX #5710E5 / RGB (87, 16, 229)

What is Blue Indigo Color?

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Blue Indigo has the hex code #5710E5. The equivalent RGB values are (87, 16, 229), which means it is composed of 26% red, 5% green and 69% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:62 M:93 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Blue Indigo has a hue of 260°, 93% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Blue Indigo 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 blue indigo CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Blue Indigo Color Codes

Hex Code#5710E5
RGB Values(87, 16, 229)
CMYK Values(62%, 93%, 0%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(260°, 93%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#6600CC
Inverse Color#A8EF1A [Green Lizard]
Closest Pantone®2090 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#9EE510 [Vivid Lime Green]
Blue Indigo Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6F6F6F
Desaturated#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Luma)#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#727272

Blue Indigo Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5710E5. Complementary color is 9EE510

Complementary Palette

The complement of Blue Indigo is Vivid Lime Green with the hex code #9EE510. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5710E5 color is offered by #9EE510. 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 (5710E5, C210E5 and 1034E5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Blue Indigo (#5710E5) are Vivid Mulberry (#C210E5) and Palatinate Blue (#1034E5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Blue Indigo 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 (5710E5, E5C210 and 34E510)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Blue Indigo (#5710E5) are #E5C210 (Citrine) and #34E510 (Neon 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 (5710E5, E55710 and 10E557)

Triadic Palette

Blue Indigo triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E55710 (Persimmon) and #10E557 (Malachite) along with #5710E5 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 (5710E5, E55710, 9EE510 and 109EE5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Blue Indigo has four colors - #E55710 (Persimmon), #9EE510 (Vivid Lime Green) and #109EE5 (Button Blue) in addition to the base color (#5710E5). 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 (5710E5, E51034, 9EE510 and 10E5C2)

Square Palette

Blue Indigo square color palette has #E51034 (Crimson), #9EE510 (Vivid Lime Green) and #10E5C2 (Bright Turquoise). 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

Blue Indigo Color Rainbow Palette

Our Blue Indigo 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 Blue Indigo Color

Tints

  • Transparent 7940EA#7940EA
  • Transparent 8958ED#8958ED
  • Transparent 9A70EF#9A70EF
  • Transparent AB88F2#AB88F2
  • Transparent BC9FF5#BC9FF5
  • Transparent CDB7F7#CDB7F7
  • Transparent DDCFFA#DDCFFA
  • Transparent EEE7FC#EEE7FC

Tones

  • Transparent 5F26D1#5F26D1
  • Transparent 6332C7#6332C7
  • Transparent 673DBD#673DBD
  • Transparent 6C48B3#6C48B3
  • Transparent 7053A8#7053A8
  • Transparent 745E9E#745E9E
  • Transparent 786A94#786A94
  • Transparent 7C758A#7C758A

Shades

  • Transparent 460DB7#460DB7
  • Transparent 3D0BA0#3D0BA0
  • Transparent 340A89#340A89
  • Transparent 2C0873#2C0873
  • Transparent 23065C#23065C
  • Transparent 1A0545#1A0545
  • Transparent 11032E#11032E
  • Transparent 090217#090217

Blue Indigo Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blue Indigo Plaid Pattern