Duck Blue

HEX #007791 / RGB (0, 119, 145)

Mandarin duck

What is Duck Blue Color?

Duck Blue (Hex code: 007791) Thumbnail

Duck Blue has the hex code #007791. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 119, 145), which means it is composed of 0% red, 45% green and 55% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:18 Y:0 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, Duck Blue has a hue of 191°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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.

Duck Blue is a greenish-blue color. To apply this color on a web page (with HTML and/or CSS), use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color value.

Duck Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#007791
RGB Values(0, 119, 145)
CMYK Values(100%, 18%, 0%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(191°, 100%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#006699
Inverse Color#FF886E [Salmon]
Closest Pantone®2231 C
Closest RAL5021 [Water blue]
Complementary Color#911A00 [Kenyan Copper]
Duck Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#585858
Weighted Average (Most Common)#565656
Weighted Average (Luma)#606060
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9F9F9F

Duck Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 007791. Complementary color is 911A00

Complementary Palette

The complement of Duck Blue is Kenyan Copper with the hex code #911A00. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #007791 color is offered by #911A00. 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 (007791, 002F91 and 009162)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Duck Blue (#007791) are Air Force Blue (USAF) (#002F91) and Green-Cyan (#009162). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Duck 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (007791, 91002F and 916300)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Duck Blue (#007791) are #91002F (Pink Raspberry) and #916300 (Gamboge Orange (Brown)). 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 (007791, 910077 and 779100)

Triadic Palette

Duck Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #910077 (Mardi Gras) and #779100 (Olive) along with #007791 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 (007791, 910077, 911A00 and 00911A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Duck Blue has four colors - #910077 (Mardi Gras), #911A00 (Kenyan Copper) and #00911A (North Texas Green) in addition to the base color (#007791). 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 (007791, 630091, 911A00 and 2F9100)

Square Palette

Duck Blue square color palette has #630091 (Metallic Violet), #911A00 (Kenyan Copper) and #2F9100 (Slimy 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

Duck Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Duck 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Duck Blue Color


  • Transparent 3392A7#3392A7
  • Transparent 4DA0B2#4DA0B2
  • Transparent 66ADBD#66ADBD
  • Transparent 80BBC8#80BBC8
  • Transparent 99C9D3#99C9D3
  • Transparent B3D6DE#B3D6DE
  • Transparent CCE4E9#CCE4E9
  • Transparent E6F1F4#E6F1F4


  • Transparent 1A798E#1A798E
  • Transparent 267A8C#267A8C
  • Transparent 337B8A#337B8A
  • Transparent 407C89#407C89
  • Transparent 4D7C87#4D7C87
  • Transparent 5A7D85#5A7D85
  • Transparent 667E83#667E83
  • Transparent 737F82#737F82


  • Transparent 005F74#005F74
  • Transparent 005366#005366
  • Transparent 004757#004757
  • Transparent 003C49#003C49
  • Transparent 00303A#00303A
  • Transparent 00242C#00242C
  • Transparent 00181D#00181D
  • Transparent 000C0F#000C0F

Duck Blue Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Duck Blue Plaid Pattern

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