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French Navy Blue Color

HEX #022658 / RGB (2, 38, 88)

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What is French Navy Blue Color?

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French Navy Blue has the hex code #022658. The equivalent RGB values are (2, 38, 88), which means it is composed of 2% red, 30% green and 69% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:98 M:57 Y:0 K:66. In the HSV/HSB scale, French Navy Blue has a hue of 215°, 98% saturation and a brightness value of 35%.
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.

French Navy Blue color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, French Navy Blue can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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French Navy Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#022658
RGB Values(2, 38, 88)
CMYK Values(98%, 57%, 0%, 66%)
HSV/HSB Values(215°, 98%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#003366
Inverse Color#FDD9A7 [Deep Champagne]
Closest Pantone®295 C
Closest RAL5026 [Pearl night blue]
Complementary Color#583402 [Pineapple]
French Navy Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#212121
Weighted Average (Luma)#222222
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#636363

French Navy Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 022658. Complementary color is 583402

Complementary Palette

The complement of French Navy Blue is Pineapple with the hex code #583402. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #022658 color is offered by #583402. 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 (022658, 090258 and 025158)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of French Navy Blue (#022658) are Cetacean Blue (#090258) and Midnight Green (Eagle Green) (#025158). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of French Navy 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 (022658, 580902 and 515802)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of French Navy Blue (#022658) are #580902 (Blood Red) and #515802 (Dark Bronze (Coin)). 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 (022658, 580226 and 265802)

Triadic Palette

French Navy Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #580226 (Dark Scarlet) and #265802 (Lincoln Green) along with #022658 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 (022658, 580226, 583402 and 025834)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of French Navy Blue has four colors - #580226 (Dark Scarlet), #583402 (Pineapple) and #025834 (Castleton Green) in addition to the base color (#022658). 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 (022658, 580251, 583402 and 025809)

Square Palette

French Navy Blue square color palette has #580251 (Imperial Purple), #583402 (Pineapple) and #025809 (Emerald 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

French Navy Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our French Navy 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 French Navy Blue Color


  • Transparent 355179355179
  • Transparent 4E678A4E678A
  • Transparent 677D9B677D9B
  • Transparent 8193AC8193AC
  • Transparent 9AA8BC9AA8BC
  • Transparent B3BECDB3BECD
  • Transparent CCD4DECCD4DE
  • Transparent E6E9EEE6E9EE


  • Transparent 1B38601B3860
  • Transparent 284164284164
  • Transparent 344A68344A68
  • Transparent 41536C41536C
  • Transparent 4E5C704E5C70
  • Transparent 5A65745A6574
  • Transparent 676E78676E78
  • Transparent 73777C73777C


  • Transparent 021E46021E46
  • Transparent 011B3E011B3E
  • Transparent 011735011735
  • Transparent 01132C01132C
  • Transparent 010F23010F23
  • Transparent 010B1A010B1A
  • Transparent 000812000812
  • Transparent 000409000409

French Navy Blue Color Patterns

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    French Navy Blue Gingham Checks

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    French Navy Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Navy Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Navy Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Navy Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Navy Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Navy Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    French Navy Blue Plaid Pattern

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