Dark Sky Blue has the hex code #0BA8E6. The equivalent RGB values are (11, 168, 230), which means it is composed of
3% red, 41% green and 56% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:95 M:27 Y:0 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Sky Blue has a hue of 197°, 95% saturation and a brightness value of 90%. 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 Sky Blue is not included in the web colors list and can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB and/or HSL values. The CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximates having been calculated from the hexadecimal code through known formulae.
The complement of Dark Sky Blue is Persimmon with the hex code #E6490B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0BA8E6 color is offered by #E6490B. 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.
The analogous colors of Dark Sky Blue (#0BA8E6) are Palatinate Blue (#0B3BE6) and Sea Green (Crayola) (#0BE6B7). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Sky 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Sky Blue (#0BA8E6) are #E60B3B (Crimson) and #E6B70B (Mustard Yellow). 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.
Dark Sky Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E60BA8 (Fashion Fuchsia) and #A8E60B (Vivid Lime Green) along with #0BA8E6 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Dark Sky Blue has four colors - #E60BA8 (Fashion Fuchsia), #E6490B (Persimmon) and #0BE649 (Malachite) in addition to the base color (#0BA8E6). 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.
Dark Sky Blue square color palette has #B70BE6 (Vivid Mulberry), #E6490B (Persimmon) and #3BE60B (Neon 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.
Dark Sky Blue Color Rainbow Palette
Our Dark Sky 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.