Deep Water

HEX #024B86 / RGB (2, 75, 134)

What is Deep Water Color?

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Deep Water has the hex code #024B86. The equivalent RGB values are (2, 75, 134), which means it is composed of 1% red, 36% green and 64% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:99 M:44 Y:0 K:48. In the HSV/HSB scale, Deep Water has a hue of 207°, 99% saturation and a brightness value of 53%.
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.

Deep Water 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 deep water CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Deep Water Color Codes

Hex Code#024B86
RGB Values(2, 75, 134)
CMYK Values(99%, 44%, 0%, 48%)
HSV/HSB Values(207°, 99%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#003399
Inverse Color#FDB479 [Very Light Tangelo]
Closest Pantone®301 C
Closest RAL5005 [Signal blue]
Complementary Color#863D02 [Chocolate (Traditional)]
Deep Water Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#464646
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3C3C3C
Weighted Average (Luma)#404040
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#848484

Deep Water Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 024B86. Complementary color is 863D02

Complementary Palette

The complement of Deep Water is Chocolate (Traditional) with the hex code #863D02. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #024B86 color is offered by #863D02. 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.

Analogous color palette with (024B86, 020986 and 02867F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Deep Water (#024B86) are Phthalo Blue (#020986) and Teal Green (#02867F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Deep Water 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (024B86, 860209 and 867F02)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Deep Water (#024B86) are #860209 (Blood) and #867F02 (Olive). 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.

Triadic color palette with (024B86, 86024B and 4B8602)

Triadic Palette

Deep Water triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #86024B (Rose Garnet) and #4B8602 (Avocado) along with #024B86 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (024B86, 86024B, 863D02 and 02863D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Deep Water has four colors - #86024B (Rose Garnet), #863D02 (Chocolate (Traditional)) and #02863D (Philippine Green) in addition to the base color (#024B86). 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.

Square color palette with (024B86, 7F0286, 863D02 and 098602)

Square Palette

Deep Water square color palette has #7F0286 (Patriarch), #863D02 (Chocolate (Traditional)) and #098602 (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.

Rainbow color

Deep Water Color Rainbow Palette

Our Deep Water 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Deep Water Color


  • Transparent 356F9E#356F9E
  • Transparent 4E81AA#4E81AA
  • Transparent 6793B6#6793B6
  • Transparent 81A5C3#81A5C3
  • Transparent 9AB7CF#9AB7CF
  • Transparent B3C9DB#B3C9DB
  • Transparent CCDBE7#CCDBE7
  • Transparent E6EDF3#E6EDF3


  • Transparent 1B5685#1B5685
  • Transparent 285B84#285B84
  • Transparent 346084#346084
  • Transparent 416683#416683
  • Transparent 4E6B82#4E6B82
  • Transparent 5A7082#5A7082
  • Transparent 677581#677581
  • Transparent 737B81#737B81


  • Transparent 023C6B#023C6B
  • Transparent 01355E#01355E
  • Transparent 012D50#012D50
  • Transparent 012643#012643
  • Transparent 011E36#011E36
  • Transparent 011728#011728
  • Transparent 000F1B#000F1B
  • Transparent 00080D#00080D

Deep Water Color Patterns

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    Deep Water Gingham Checks

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    Deep Water Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Water Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Water Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Water Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Water Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Water Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Water Plaid Pattern