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Bright Royal Blue Color

HEX #131C42 / RGB (19, 28, 66)

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What is Bright Royal Blue Color?

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Bright Royal Blue has the hex code #131C42. The equivalent RGB values are (19, 28, 66), which means it is composed of 17% red, 25% green and 58% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:71 M:58 Y:0 K:74. In the HSV/HSB scale, Bright Royal Blue has a hue of 229°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 26%.
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.

Bright Royal Blue color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Bright Royal Blue can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Bright Royal Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#131C42
RGB Values(19, 28, 66)
CMYK Values(71%, 58%, 0%, 74%)
HSV/HSB Values(229°, 71%, 26%)
Closest Web Safe#003333
Inverse Color#ECE3BD [Dutch White]
Closest Pantone®289 C
Closest RAL5011 [Steel blue]
Complementary Color#423913 [Pullman Green]
Bright Royal Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#262626
Weighted Average (Most Common)#1D1D1D
Weighted Average (Luma)#1D1D1D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#5B5B5B

Bright Royal Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 131C42. Complementary color is 423913

Complementary Palette

The complement of Bright Royal Blue is Pullman Green with the hex code #423913. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #131C42 color is offered by #423913. 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 (131C42, 221342 and 133442)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Bright Royal Blue (#131C42) are Russian Violet (#221342) and Yankees Blue (#133442). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Bright Royal 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 (131C42, 422213 and 344213)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Bright Royal Blue (#131C42) are #422213 (Dark Sienna) and #344213 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (131C42, 42131C and 1C4213)

Triadic Palette

Bright Royal Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #42131C (Dark Chocolate (Hershey's)) and #1C4213 (Phthalo Green) along with #131C42 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 (131C42, 42131C, 423913 and 134239)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Bright Royal Blue has four colors - #42131C (Dark Chocolate (Hershey's)), #423913 (Pullman Green) and #134239 (MSU Green) in addition to the base color (#131C42). 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 (131C42, 421334, 423913 and 134222)

Square Palette

Bright Royal Blue square color palette has #421334 (Dark Purple), #423913 (Pullman Green) and #134222 (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.

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Bright Royal Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Bright Royal 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 Bright Royal Blue Color


  • Transparent 424968424968
  • Transparent 5A607B5A607B
  • Transparent 71778E71778E
  • Transparent 898EA1898EA1
  • Transparent A1A4B3A1A4B3
  • Transparent B8BBC6B8BBC6
  • Transparent D0D2D9D0D2D9
  • Transparent E7E8ECE7E8EC


  • Transparent 29304E29304E
  • Transparent 343A55343A55
  • Transparent 3F445B3F445B
  • Transparent 4A4E614A4E61
  • Transparent 545867545867
  • Transparent 5F626D5F626D
  • Transparent 6A6C746A6C74
  • Transparent 75767A75767A


  • Transparent 0F16350F1635
  • Transparent 0D142E0D142E
  • Transparent 0B11280B1128
  • Transparent 0A0E210A0E21
  • Transparent 080B1A080B1A
  • Transparent 060814060814
  • Transparent 04060D04060D
  • Transparent 020307020307

Bright Royal Blue Color Patterns

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    Bright Royal Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Bright Royal Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Bright Royal Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Royal Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Royal Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Royal Blue Plaid Pattern

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