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Cetacean Blue Color

HEX #001440 / RGB (0, 20, 64)

What is Cetacean Blue Color?

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Cetacean Blue has the hex code #001440. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 20, 64), which means it is composed of 0% red, 24% green and 76% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:69 Y:0 K:75. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cetacean Blue has a hue of 221°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 25%.
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.

Cetacean 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Cetacean Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#001440
RGB Values(0, 20, 64)
CMYK Values(100%, 69%, 0%, 75%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 100%, 25%)
Closest Web Safe#000033
Inverse Color#FFEBBF [Blond]
Closest Pantone®282 C
Closest RAL5004 [Black blue]
Complementary Color#402C00 [American Bronze]
Cetacean Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#1C1C1C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#131313
Weighted Average (Luma)#131313
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#4A4A4A

Cetacean Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 001440. Complementary color is 402C00

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cetacean Blue is American Bronze with the hex code #402C00. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #001440 color is offered by #402C00. 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 (001440, 0C0040 and 003440)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cetacean Blue (#001440) are Cetacean Blue (#0C0040) and Rich Black (#003440). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cetacean 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 (001440, 400C00 and 344000)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cetacean Blue (#001440) are #400C00 (Black Bean) and #344000 (Dark Bronze (Coin)). 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 (001440, 400014 and 144000)

Triadic Palette

Cetacean Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #400014 (Chocolate Brown) and #144000 (Lincoln Green) along with #001440 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 (001440, 400014, 402C00 and 00402C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cetacean Blue has four colors - #400014 (Chocolate Brown), #402C00 (American Bronze) and #00402C (British Racing Green) in addition to the base color (#001440). 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 (001440, 400034, 402C00 and 00400C)

Square Palette

Cetacean Blue square color palette has #400034 (Dark Chocolate (Hershey's)), #402C00 (American Bronze) and #00400C (Forest Green (Traditional)). 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

Cetacean Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cetacean 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 Cetacean Blue Color


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  • Transparent 4D5B794D5B79
  • Transparent 66728C66728C
  • Transparent 808AA0808AA0
  • Transparent 99A1B399A1B3
  • Transparent B3B9C6B3B9C6
  • Transparent CCD0D9CCD0D9
  • Transparent E6E8ECE6E8EC


  • Transparent 1A2A4D1A2A4D
  • Transparent 263453263453
  • Transparent 333F5A333F5A
  • Transparent 404A60404A60
  • Transparent 4D55664D5566
  • Transparent 5A606D5A606D
  • Transparent 666A73666A73
  • Transparent 73757A73757A


  • Transparent 001033001033
  • Transparent 000E2D000E2D
  • Transparent 000C26000C26
  • Transparent 000A20000A20
  • Transparent 00081A00081A
  • Transparent 000613000613
  • Transparent 00040D00040D
  • Transparent 000206000206

Cetacean Blue Color Patterns

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    Cetacean Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Cetacean Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Cetacean Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Cetacean Blue Plaid Pattern

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