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#001A46 Hex Code

Color Name: Oxford Blue

What is hex #001A46 Color?

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The color name of hex code #001A46 is Oxford Blue. The RGB values are (0, 26, 70) which means it is composed of 0% red, 27% green and 73% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:63 Y:0 K:73. In the HSV/HSB scale, #001A46 has a hue of 218°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 27%.
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.

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Hex #001A46 Color Codes

Color NameOxford Blue
RGB Values(0, 26, 70)
CMYK Values(100%, 63%, 0%, 73%)
HSV/HSB Values(218°, 100%, 27%)
Closest Web Safe#003333
Inverse Color#FFE5B9 [Peach]
Closest Pantone®282 C
Closest RAL5011 [Steel blue]
Complementary Color#462C00 [Seal Brown]
#001A46 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#202020
Weighted Average (Most Common)#171717
Weighted Average (Luma)#181818
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#535353

Hex #001A46 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 001A46. Complementary color is 462C00

Complementary Palette

The complement of #001A46 is #462C00 which is called Seal Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #001A46 color is offered by #462C00. 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 (001A46, 090046 and 003D46)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #001A46 are #090046 and #003D46, called Cetacean Blue and Warm Black, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #001A46 with a 30° separation. 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 (001A46, 460900 and 3D4600)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #001A46 are #460900 (Bulgarian Rose) and #3D4600 (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 (001A46, 46001A and 1A4600)

Triadic Palette

#001A46 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #46001A (Chocolate Brown) and #1A4600 (Lincoln Green) along with #001A46, our main color, 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 (001A46, 46001A, 462C00 and 00462C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #001A46 has #46001A (Chocolate Brown), #462C00 (Seal Brown) and #00462C (British Racing Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (001A46, 46003D, 462C00 and 004609)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #001A46 contains #46003D (Imperial Purple), #462C00 (Seal Brown) and #004609 (Forest Green (Traditional)). 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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Hex #001A46 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #001A46 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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 001A46 Color


  • Transparent 33486B33486B
  • Transparent 4D5F7E4D5F7E
  • Transparent 667690667690
  • Transparent 808DA3808DA3
  • Transparent 99A3B599A3B5
  • Transparent B3BAC8B3BAC8
  • Transparent CCD1DACCD1DA
  • Transparent E6E8EDE6E8ED


  • Transparent 1A2E521A2E52
  • Transparent 263957263957
  • Transparent 33435D33435D
  • Transparent 404D63404D63
  • Transparent 4D57694D5769
  • Transparent 5A616F5A616F
  • Transparent 666C74666C74
  • Transparent 73767A73767A


  • Transparent 001538001538
  • Transparent 001231001231
  • Transparent 00102A00102A
  • Transparent 000D23000D23
  • Transparent 000A1C000A1C
  • Transparent 000815000815
  • Transparent 00050E00050E
  • Transparent 000307000307

#001A46 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.