#0028FF Hex Code

Color Name: Blue (RYB)

What is hex #0028FF Color?

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The color name of hex code #0028FF is Blue (RYB). The RGB values are (0, 40, 255) which means it is composed of 0% red, 14% green and 86% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:84 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #0028FF has a hue of 231°, 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.

Hex #0028FF Color Codes

Color NameBlue (RYB)
RGB Values(0, 40, 255)
CMYK Values(100%, 84%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(231°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#0033FF
Inverse Color#FFD700 [Gold (Web) (Golden)]
Closest Pantone®2728 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#FFD700 [Gold (Web) (Golden)]
#0028FF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#626262
Weighted Average (Most Common)#343434
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#737373

Hex #0028FF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0028FF. Complementary color is FFD700

Complementary Palette

The complement of #0028FF is #FFD700 which is called Gold (Web) (Golden). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0028FF color is offered by #FFD700. 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 (0028FF, 5800FF and 00A8FF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #0028FF are #5800FF and #00A8FF, called Electric Indigo and Vivid Cerulean, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #0028FF 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (0028FF, FF5800 and A8FF00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #0028FF are #FF5800 (Orange (Pantone)) and #A8FF00 (Spring Bud). 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 (0028FF, FF0028 and 28FF00)

Triadic Palette

#0028FF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF0028 (Ruddy) and #28FF00 (Harlequin) along with #0028FF, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (0028FF, FF0028, FFD700 and 00FFD7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #0028FF has #FF0028 (Ruddy), #FFD700 (Gold (Web) (Golden)) and #00FFD7 (Sea Green (Crayola)). 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.

Square color palette with (0028FF, FF00A8, FFD700 and 00FF58)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #0028FF contains #FF00A8 (Fashion Fuchsia), #FFD700 (Gold (Web) (Golden)) and #00FF58 (Guppie 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

Hex #0028FF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #0028FF 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.

Shades of Blue (RYB) Color


  • Transperent 3353ff3353FF
  • Transperent 4d69ff4D69FF
  • Transperent 667eff667EFF
  • Transperent 8094ff8094FF
  • Transperent 99a9ff99A9FF
  • Transperent b3bfffB3BFFF
  • Transperent ccd4ffCCD4FF
  • Transperent e6eaffE6EAFF


  • Transperent 1a3ae61A3AE6
  • Transperent 2642d92642D9
  • Transperent 334bcc334BCC
  • Transperent 4054c04054C0
  • Transperent 4d5db34D5DB3
  • Transperent 5a66a65A66A6
  • Transperent 666e99666E99
  • Transperent 73778d73778D


  • Transperent 0020cc0020CC
  • Transperent 001cb3001CB3
  • Transperent 001899001899
  • Transperent 001480001480
  • Transperent 001066001066
  • Transperent 000c4d000C4D
  • Transperent 000833000833
  • Transperent 00041a00041A

#0028FF Color Patterns

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    Blue (RYB) Gingham Checks

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    Blue (RYB) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Blue (RYB) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Blue (RYB) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Blue (RYB) Leaves Pattern

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    Blue (RYB) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Blue (RYB) Trellis Pattern

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    Blue (RYB) Plaid Pattern

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.