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#005AFF Hex Code

Color Name: Blue (RYB)

What is hex #005AFF Color?

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The color name of hex code #005AFF is Blue (RYB). The RGB values are (0, 90, 255) which means it is composed of 0% red, 26% green and 74% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:65 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #005AFF has a hue of 219°, 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.

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Hex #005AFF Color Codes

Color NameBlue (RYB)
RGB Values(0, 90, 255)
CMYK Values(100%, 65%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(219°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#0066FF
Inverse Color#FFA500 [Orange (Web)]
Closest Pantone®285 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#FFA500 [Orange (Web)]
#005AFF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#737373
Weighted Average (Most Common)#515151
Weighted Average (Luma)#535353
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#959595

Hex #005AFF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 005AFF. Complementary color is FFA500

Complementary Palette

The complement of #005AFF is #FFA500 which is called Orange (Web). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #005AFF color is offered by #FFA500. 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.

005AFF FFA500
Analogous color palette with (005AFF, 2500FF and 00DAFF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #005AFF are #2500FF and #00DAFF, called Electric Ultramarine and Vivid Sky Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #005AFF 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.

005AFF 2500FF 00DAFF
Split Complementary color palette with (005AFF, FF2600 and DAFF00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #005AFF are #FF2600 (Ferrari Red) and #DAFF00 (Chartreuse (Traditional)). 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.

005AFF FF2600 DAFF00
Triadic color palette with (005AFF, FF005A and 5AFF00)

Triadic Palette

#005AFF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF005A (Folly) and #5AFF00 (Bright Green) along with #005AFF, 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.

005AFF FF005A 5AFF00
Tetradic color palette with (005AFF, FF005A, FFA500 and 00FFA5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #005AFF has #FF005A (Folly), #FFA500 (Orange (Web)) and #00FFA5 (Medium Spring 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.

005AFF FF005A FFA500 00FFA5
Square color palette with (005AFF, FF00DA, FFA500 and 00FF26)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #005AFF contains #FF00DA (Shocking Pink), #FFA500 (Orange (Web)) and #00FF26 (Electric 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.

005AFF FF00DA FFA500 00FF26
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Hex #005AFF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #005AFF 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.

0059FF 8100FF FF00A2 FF3800 EBFF00 10FF00 00FFCA

Tints, Tones & Shades of 005AFF Color


  • Transparent 337BFF337BFF
  • Transparent 4D8CFF4D8CFF
  • Transparent 669CFF669CFF
  • Transparent 80ADFF80ADFF
  • Transparent 99BDFF99BDFF
  • Transparent B3CEFFB3CEFF
  • Transparent CCDEFFCCDEFF
  • Transparent E6EFFFE6EFFF


  • Transparent 1A62E61A62E6
  • Transparent 2665D92665D9
  • Transparent 3369CC3369CC
  • Transparent 406DC0406DC0
  • Transparent 4D71B34D71B3
  • Transparent 5A75A65A75A6
  • Transparent 667899667899
  • Transparent 737C8D737C8D


  • Transparent 0048CC0048CC
  • Transparent 003FB3003FB3
  • Transparent 003699003699
  • Transparent 002D80002D80
  • Transparent 002466002466
  • Transparent 001B4D001B4D
  • Transparent 001233001233
  • Transparent 00091A00091A

#005AFF Color Patterns

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    #005AFF Houndstooth Pattern

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    #005AFF Trellis Pattern

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    #005AFF 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.