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English Blue Color

HEX #132855 / RGB (19, 40, 85)

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What is English Blue Color?

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English Blue has the hex code #132855. The equivalent RGB values are (19, 40, 85), which means it is composed of 13% red, 28% green and 59% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:78 M:53 Y:0 K:67. In the HSV/HSB scale, English Blue has a hue of 221°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 33%.
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.

English Blue 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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English Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#132855
RGB Values(19, 40, 85)
CMYK Values(78%, 53%, 0%, 67%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 78%, 33%)
Closest Web Safe#003366
Inverse Color#ECD7AA [Cookies And Cream]
Closest Pantone®2767 C
Closest RAL5026 [Pearl night blue]
Complementary Color#554013 [Pineapple]
English Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#303030
Weighted Average (Most Common)#272727
Weighted Average (Luma)#272727
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#696969

English Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 132855. Complementary color is 554013

Complementary Palette

The complement of English Blue is Pineapple with the hex code #554013. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #132855 color is offered by #554013. 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 (132855, 1F1355 and 134955)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of English Blue (#132855) are Russian Violet (#1F1355) and Midnight Green (Eagle Green) (#134955). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of English 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (132855, 551F13 and 495513)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of English Blue (#132855) are #551F13 (Philippine Brown) and #495513 (Army Green). 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 (132855, 551328 and 285513)

Triadic Palette

English Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #551328 (Chocolate Cosmos) and #285513 (Lincoln Green) along with #132855 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 (132855, 551328, 554013 and 135540)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of English Blue has four colors - #551328 (Chocolate Cosmos), #554013 (Pineapple) and #135540 (Brunswick Green) in addition to the base color (#132855). 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 (132855, 551349, 554013 and 13551F)

Square Palette

English Blue square color palette has #551349 (American Purple), #554013 (Pineapple) and #13551F (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

English Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our English 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of English Blue Color


  • Transparent 425377425377
  • Transparent 5A69885A6988
  • Transparent 717E99717E99
  • Transparent 8994AA8994AA
  • Transparent A1A9BBA1A9BB
  • Transparent B8BFCCB8BFCC
  • Transparent D0D4DDD0D4DD
  • Transparent E7EAEEE7EAEE


  • Transparent 293A5E293A5E
  • Transparent 344262344262
  • Transparent 3F4B663F4B66
  • Transparent 4A546B4A546B
  • Transparent 545D6F545D6F
  • Transparent 5F66735F6673
  • Transparent 6A6E776A6E77
  • Transparent 75777C75777C


  • Transparent 0F20440F2044
  • Transparent 0D1C3C0D1C3C
  • Transparent 0B18330B1833
  • Transparent 0A142B0A142B
  • Transparent 081022081022
  • Transparent 060C1A060C1A
  • Transparent 040811040811
  • Transparent 020409020409

English Blue Color Patterns

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    English Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    English Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    English Blue Leaves Pattern

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    English Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    English Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    English Blue Plaid Pattern

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