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Classic Navy Color

HEX #313B7B / RGB (49, 59, 123)

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What is Classic Navy Color?

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Classic Navy has the hex code #313B7B. The equivalent RGB values are (49, 59, 123), which means it is composed of 21% red, 26% green and 53% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:60 M:52 Y:0 K:52. In the HSV/HSB scale, Classic Navy has a hue of 232°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 48%.
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.

Classic Navy 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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Classic Navy Color Codes

Hex Code#313B7B
RGB Values(49, 59, 123)
CMYK Values(60%, 52%, 0%, 52%)
HSV/HSB Values(232°, 60%, 48%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#CEC484 [Tan]
Closest Pantone®7687 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#7B7131 [Spanish Bistre]
Classic Navy Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Luma)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#828282

Classic Navy Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 313B7B. Complementary color is 7B7131

Complementary Palette

The complement of Classic Navy is Spanish Bistre with the hex code #7B7131. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #313B7B color is offered by #7B7131. 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 (313B7B, 4C317B and 31607B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Classic Navy (#313B7B) are Regalia (#4C317B) and Metallic Blue (#31607B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Classic Navy 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 (313B7B, 7B4C31 and 607B31)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Classic Navy (#313B7B) are #7B4C31 (Bole) and #607B31 (Maximum 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 (313B7B, 7B313B and 3B7B31)

Triadic Palette

Classic Navy triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7B313B (Puce Red) and #3B7B31 (Japanese Laurel) along with #313B7B 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 (313B7B, 7B313B, 7B7131 and 317B71)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Classic Navy has four colors - #7B313B (Puce Red), #7B7131 (Spanish Bistre) and #317B71 (Myrtle Green) in addition to the base color (#313B7B). 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 (313B7B, 7B3160, 7B7131 and 317B4C)

Square Palette

Classic Navy square color palette has #7B3160 (Boysenberry), #7B7131 (Spanish Bistre) and #317B4C (Amazon). 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

Classic Navy Color Rainbow Palette

Our Classic Navy 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 Classic Navy Color


  • Transparent 5A62955A6295
  • Transparent 6F76A36F76A3
  • Transparent 8389B08389B0
  • Transparent 989DBD989DBD
  • Transparent ADB1CAADB1CA
  • Transparent C1C4D7C1C4D7
  • Transparent D6D8E5D6D8E5
  • Transparent EAEBF2EAEBF2


  • Transparent 41497C41497C
  • Transparent 49507D49507D
  • Transparent 51577D51577D
  • Transparent 595E7E595E7E
  • Transparent 60647E60647E
  • Transparent 686B7F686B7F
  • Transparent 70727F70727F
  • Transparent 787980787980


  • Transparent 272F62272F62
  • Transparent 222956222956
  • Transparent 1D234A1D234A
  • Transparent 191E3E191E3E
  • Transparent 141831141831
  • Transparent 0F12250F1225
  • Transparent 0A0C190A0C19
  • Transparent 05060C05060C

Classic Navy Color Patterns

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    Classic Navy Gingham Checks

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    Classic Navy Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Navy Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Navy Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Navy Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Navy Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Navy Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Navy Plaid Pattern

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