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Electric Indigo Color

HEX #5500FF / RGB (85, 0, 255)

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What is Electric Indigo Color?

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Electric Indigo has the hex code #5500FF. The equivalent RGB values are (85, 0, 255), which means it is composed of 25% red, 0% green and 75% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:67 M:100 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Electric Indigo has a hue of 260°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Electric indigo is a bright and vivid bluish-violet color representative of brilliant indigo dye. Its complementary color is the starkly contrasting lime green. It is not part of the web colors list and can only be applied on web pages using HTML and/or CSS with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color codes.

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Electric Indigo Color Codes

Hex Code#5500FF
RGB Values(85, 0, 255)
CMYK Values(67%, 100%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(260°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#6600FF
Inverse Color#AAFF00 [Spring Bud]
Closest Pantone®2090 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#AAFF00 [Spring Bud]
Electric Indigo Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#363636
Weighted Average (Luma)#242424
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#666666

Electric Indigo Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5500FF. Complementary color is AAFF00

Complementary Palette

The complement of Electric Indigo is Spring Bud with the hex code #AAFF00. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5500FF color is offered by #AAFF00. 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.

5500FF AAFF00
Analogous color palette with (5500FF, D500FF and 002BFF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Electric Indigo (#5500FF) are Vivid Orchid (#D500FF) and Blue (RYB) (#002BFF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Electric Indigo 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.

5500FF D500FF 002BFF
Split Complementary color palette with (5500FF, FFD500 and 2BFF00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Electric Indigo (#5500FF) are #FFD500 (Cyber Yellow) and #2BFF00 (Harlequin). 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.

5500FF FFD500 2BFF00
Triadic color palette with (5500FF, FF5500 and 00FF55)

Triadic Palette

Electric Indigo triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF5500 (Mystic Red) and #00FF55 (Malachite) along with #5500FF 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 (5500FF, FF5500, AAFF00 and 00AAFF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Electric Indigo has four colors - #FF5500 (Mystic Red), #AAFF00 (Spring Bud) and #00AAFF (Blue Bolt) in addition to the base color (#5500FF). 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.

5500FF FF5500 AAFF00 00AAFF
Square color palette with (5500FF, FF002B, AAFF00 and 00FFD5)

Square Palette

Electric Indigo square color palette has #FF002B (Ruddy), #AAFF00 (Spring Bud) and #00FFD5 (Sea Green (Crayola)). 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.

5500FF FF002B AAFF00 00FFD5
Rainbow color

Electric Indigo Color Rainbow Palette

Our Electric Indigo 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.

5500FF FF00CE FF0C00 FFE700 3DFF00 00FF9E 0086FF

Tints, Tones & Shades of Electric Indigo Color


  • Transparent 7733FF7733FF
  • Transparent 884DFF884DFF
  • Transparent 9966FF9966FF
  • Transparent AA80FFAA80FF
  • Transparent BB99FFBB99FF
  • Transparent CCB3FFCCB3FF
  • Transparent DDCCFFDDCCFF
  • Transparent EEE6FFEEE6FF


  • Transparent 5E1AE65E1AE6
  • Transparent 6226D96226D9
  • Transparent 6633CC6633CC
  • Transparent 6B40C06B40C0
  • Transparent 6F4DB36F4DB3
  • Transparent 735AA6735AA6
  • Transparent 776699776699
  • Transparent 7C738D7C738D


  • Transparent 4400CC4400CC
  • Transparent 3C00B33C00B3
  • Transparent 330099330099
  • Transparent 2B00802B0080
  • Transparent 220066220066
  • Transparent 1A004D1A004D
  • Transparent 110033110033
  • Transparent 09001A09001A

Electric Indigo Color Patterns

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    Electric Indigo Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Indigo Plaid Pattern

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