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#003C7B Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Cerulean

What is hex #003C7B Color?

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The color name of hex code #003C7B is Dark Cerulean. The RGB values are (0, 60, 123) which means it is composed of 0% red, 33% green and 67% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:51 Y:0 K:52. In the HSV/HSB scale, #003C7B has a hue of 211°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 48%.
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 #003C7B Color Codes

Color NameDark Cerulean
RGB Values(0, 60, 123)
CMYK Values(100%, 51%, 0%, 52%)
HSV/HSB Values(211°, 100%, 48%)
Closest Web Safe#003366
Inverse Color#FFC384 [Macaroni And Cheese]
Closest Pantone®541 C
Closest RAL5010 [Gentian blue]
Complementary Color#7B3F00 [Chocolate (Traditional)]
#003C7B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#313131
Weighted Average (Luma)#343434
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#787878

Hex #003C7B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 003C7B. Complementary color is 7B3F00

Complementary Palette

The complement of #003C7B is #7B3F00 which is called Chocolate (Traditional). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #003C7B color is offered by #7B3F00. 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.

003C7B 7B3F00
Analogous color palette with (003C7B, 01007B and 007A7B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #003C7B are #01007B and #007A7B, called Navy Blue and Teal, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #003C7B 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.

003C7B 01007B 007A7B
Split Complementary color palette with (003C7B, 7B0200 and 7A7B00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #003C7B are #7B0200 (Maroon (HTML/CSS)) and #7A7B00 (Olive). 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.

003C7B 7B0200 7A7B00
Triadic color palette with (003C7B, 7B003C and 3C7B00)

Triadic Palette

#003C7B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7B003C (Imperial Purple) and #3C7B00 (Metallic Green) along with #003C7B, 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.

003C7B 7B003C 3C7B00
Tetradic color palette with (003C7B, 7B003C, 7B3F00 and 007B3F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #003C7B has #7B003C (Imperial Purple), #7B3F00 (Chocolate (Traditional)) and #007B3F (Philippine 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.

003C7B 7B003C 7B3F00 007B3F
Square color palette with (003C7B, 7B007A, 7B3F00 and 007B02)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #003C7B contains #7B007A (Patriarch), #7B3F00 (Chocolate (Traditional)) and #007B02 (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.

003C7B 7B007A 7B3F00 007B02
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Hex #003C7B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #003C7B 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.

003B7B 2E007B 7B005F 7B0B00 7B7400 187B00 007B51

Tints, Tones & Shades of 003C7B Color


  • Transparent 336395336395
  • Transparent 4D77A34D77A3
  • Transparent 668AB0668AB0
  • Transparent 809EBD809EBD
  • Transparent 99B1CA99B1CA
  • Transparent B3C5D7B3C5D7
  • Transparent CCD8E5CCD8E5
  • Transparent E6ECF2E6ECF2


  • Transparent 1A4A7C1A4A7C
  • Transparent 26507D26507D
  • Transparent 33577D33577D
  • Transparent 405E7E405E7E
  • Transparent 4D657E4D657E
  • Transparent 5A6C7F5A6C7F
  • Transparent 66727F66727F
  • Transparent 737980737980


  • Transparent 003062003062
  • Transparent 002A56002A56
  • Transparent 00244A00244A
  • Transparent 001E3E001E3E
  • Transparent 001831001831
  • Transparent 001225001225
  • Transparent 000C19000C19
  • Transparent 00060C00060C

#003C7B Color Patterns

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    #003C7B Leaves Pattern

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    #003C7B Houndstooth Pattern

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    #003C7B Plaid Pattern

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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.