Calming Dark Blue

HEX #2E3E64 / RGB (46, 62, 100)

What is Calming Dark Blue Color?

Calming Dark Blue (Hex code: 2E3E64) Thumbnail

Calming Dark Blue has the hex code #2E3E64. The equivalent RGB values are (46, 62, 100), which means it is composed of 22% red, 30% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:54 M:38 Y:0 K:61. In the HSV/HSB scale, Calming Dark Blue has a hue of 222°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 39%.
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.

Calming Dark Blue color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, calming dark 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.

Calming Dark Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#2E3E64
RGB Values(46, 62, 100)
CMYK Values(54%, 38%, 0%, 61%)
HSV/HSB Values(222°, 54%, 39%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D1C19B [Dark Vanilla]
Closest Pantone®5265 C
Closest RAL5003 [Sapphire blue]
Complementary Color#64542E [Coffee]
Calming Dark Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#454545
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Luma)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#828282

Calming Dark Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2E3E64. Complementary color is 64542E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Calming Dark Blue is Coffee with the hex code #64542E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2E3E64 color is offered by #64542E. 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 (2E3E64, 392E64 and 2E5964)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Calming Dark Blue (#2E3E64) are Deep Koamaru (#392E64) and Police Blue (#2E5964). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Calming Dark 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (2E3E64, 64392E and 59642E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Calming Dark Blue (#2E3E64) are #64392E (Van Dyke Brown) and #59642E (Dark 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 (2E3E64, 642E3E and 3E642E)

Triadic Palette

Calming Dark Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #642E3E (Old Mauve) and #3E642E (Mughal Green) along with #2E3E64 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 (2E3E64, 642E3E, 64542E and 2E6454)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Calming Dark Blue has four colors - #642E3E (Old Mauve), #64542E (Coffee) and #2E6454 (Dark Slate Gray) in addition to the base color (#2E3E64). 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 (2E3E64, 642E59, 64542E and 2E6439)

Square Palette

Calming Dark Blue square color palette has #642E59 (Palatinate Purple), #64542E (Coffee) and #2E6439 (Deep Moss 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.

Rainbow color

Calming Dark Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Calming Dark 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Calming Dark Blue Color


  • Transparent 586583#586583
  • Transparent 6D7893#6D7893
  • Transparent 828BA2#828BA2
  • Transparent 979FB2#979FB2
  • Transparent ABB2C1#ABB2C1
  • Transparent C0C5D1#C0C5D1
  • Transparent D5D8E0#D5D8E0
  • Transparent EAECF0#EAECF0


  • Transparent 3E4B6A#3E4B6A
  • Transparent 47526C#47526C
  • Transparent 4F586F#4F586F
  • Transparent 575F72#575F72
  • Transparent 5F6675#5F6675
  • Transparent 676C78#676C78
  • Transparent 70737A#70737A
  • Transparent 78797D#78797D


  • Transparent 253250#253250
  • Transparent 202B46#202B46
  • Transparent 1C253C#1C253C
  • Transparent 171F32#171F32
  • Transparent 121928#121928
  • Transparent 0E131E#0E131E
  • Transparent 090C14#090C14
  • Transparent 05060A#05060A

Calming Dark Blue Color Patterns

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    Calming Dark Blue Gingham Checks

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    Calming Dark Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Calming Dark Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calming Dark Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calming Dark Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calming Dark Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calming Dark Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calming Dark Blue Plaid Pattern