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Dark Navy Color

HEX #1D2545 / RGB (29, 37, 69)

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What is Dark Navy Color?

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Dark Navy has the hex code #1D2545. The equivalent RGB values are (29, 37, 69), which means it is composed of 21% red, 27% green and 51% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:58 M:47 Y:0 K:73. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Navy has a hue of 228°, 58% saturation and a brightness value of 27%.
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 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the dark navy CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Dark Navy Color Codes

Hex Code#1D2545
RGB Values(29, 37, 69)
CMYK Values(58%, 47%, 0%, 73%)
HSV/HSB Values(228°, 58%, 27%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#E2DABA [Dutch White]
Closest Pantone®533 C
Closest RAL5011 [Steel blue]
Complementary Color#453D1D [Café Noir]
Dark Navy Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#262626
Weighted Average (Luma)#262626
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#676767

Dark Navy Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1D2545. Complementary color is 453D1D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Navy is Café Noir with the hex code #453D1D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1D2545 color is offered by #453D1D. 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 (1D2545, 291D45 and 1D3945)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Navy (#1D2545) are Russian Violet (#291D45) and Japanese Indigo (#1D3945). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark 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 (1D2545, 45291D and 39451D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Navy (#1D2545) are #45291D (Bistre) and #39451D (Olive Drab #7). 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 (1D2545, 451D25 and 25451D)

Triadic Palette

Dark Navy triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #451D25 (Temptress) and #25451D (Cal Poly Pomona Green) along with #1D2545 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 (1D2545, 451D25, 453D1D and 1D453D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Navy has four colors - #451D25 (Temptress), #453D1D (Café Noir) and #1D453D (MSU Green) in addition to the base color (#1D2545). 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 (1D2545, 451D39, 453D1D and 1D4529)

Square Palette

Dark Navy square color palette has #451D39 (Temptress), #453D1D (Café Noir) and #1D4529 (Cal Poly Pomona 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 Navy Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark 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.

1D2545 371D45 451D30 452C1D 3C451D 1D4520 1D4543

Tints, Tones & Shades of Dark Navy Color


  • Transparent 4A516A4A516A
  • Transparent 61667D61667D
  • Transparent 777C8F777C8F
  • Transparent 8E92A28E92A2
  • Transparent A5A8B5A5A8B5
  • Transparent BBBEC7BBBEC7
  • Transparent D2D3DAD2D3DA
  • Transparent E8E9ECE8E9EC


  • Transparent 313751313751
  • Transparent 3B40573B4057
  • Transparent 45495D45495D
  • Transparent 4F53634F5363
  • Transparent 585C68585C68
  • Transparent 62656E62656E
  • Transparent 6C6E746C6E74
  • Transparent 76777A76777A


  • Transparent 171E37171E37
  • Transparent 141A30141A30
  • Transparent 111629111629
  • Transparent 0F13230F1323
  • Transparent 0C0F1C0C0F1C
  • Transparent 090B15090B15
  • Transparent 06070E06070E
  • Transparent 030407030407

Dark Navy Color Patterns

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    Dark Navy Gingham Checks

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    Dark Navy Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Navy Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Navy Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Navy Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Navy Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Navy Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Navy Plaid Pattern

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