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Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color

HEX #2E4764 / RGB (46, 71, 100)

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What is Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color?

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Dark Blue (RAL Design) has the hex code #2E4764. The equivalent RGB values are (46, 71, 100), which means it is composed of 21% red, 33% green and 46% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:54 M:29 Y:0 K:61. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Blue (RAL Design) has a hue of 212°, 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.

Dark Blue (RAL Design) is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 270 30 20. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Dark Blue (RAL Design) color hex code is #2E4764 which can be used along with RGB (46, 71, 100) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color Codes

Hex Code#2E4764
RGB Values(46, 71, 100)
CMYK Values(54%, 29%, 0%, 61%)
HSV/HSB Values(212°, 54%, 39%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D1B89B [Dark Vanilla]
Closest Pantone®7477 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#644B2E [Van Dyke Brown]
Dark Blue (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#484848
Weighted Average (Most Common)#434343
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#888888

Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2E4764. Complementary color is 644B2E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Blue (RAL Design) is Van Dyke Brown with the hex code #644B2E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2E4764 color is offered by #644B2E. 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 (2E4764, 302E64 and 2E6264)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Blue (RAL Design) (#2E4764) are Deep Koamaru (#302E64) and Police Blue (#2E6264). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Blue (RAL Design) 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 (2E4764, 64302E and 62642E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Blue (RAL Design) (#2E4764) are #64302E (Puce Red) and #62642E (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.

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Triadic color palette with (2E4764, 642E47 and 47642E)

Triadic Palette

Dark Blue (RAL Design) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #642E47 (Old Mauve) and #47642E (Dark Moss Green) along with #2E4764 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 (2E4764, 642E47, 644B2E and 2E644B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Blue (RAL Design) has four colors - #642E47 (Old Mauve), #644B2E (Van Dyke Brown) and #2E644B (Deep Moss Green) in addition to the base color (#2E4764). 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 (2E4764, 642E62, 644B2E and 2E6430)

Square Palette

Dark Blue (RAL Design) square color palette has #642E62 (Palatinate Purple), #644B2E (Van Dyke Brown) and #2E6430 (Mughal 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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Rainbow color

Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Blue (RAL Design) 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 Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color


  • Transparent 586C83586C83
  • Transparent 6D7E936D7E93
  • Transparent 8291A28291A2
  • Transparent 97A3B297A3B2
  • Transparent ABB5C1ABB5C1
  • Transparent C0C8D1C0C8D1
  • Transparent D5DAE0D5DAE0
  • Transparent EAEDF0EAEDF0


  • Transparent 3E526A3E526A
  • Transparent 47586C47586C
  • Transparent 4F5E6F4F5E6F
  • Transparent 576472576472
  • Transparent 5F69755F6975
  • Transparent 676F78676F78
  • Transparent 70757A70757A
  • Transparent 787A7D787A7D


  • Transparent 253950253950
  • Transparent 203246203246
  • Transparent 1C2B3C1C2B3C
  • Transparent 172432172432
  • Transparent 121C28121C28
  • Transparent 0E151E0E151E
  • Transparent 090E14090E14
  • Transparent 05070A05070A

Dark Blue (RAL Design) Color Patterns

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    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Gingham Checks

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    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Blue (RAL Design) Plaid Pattern

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