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#0073FF Hex Code

Color Name: Brandeis Blue

What is hex #0073FF Color?

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The color name of hex code #0073FF is Brandeis Blue. The RGB values are (0, 115, 255) which means it is composed of 0% red, 31% green and 69% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:55 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #0073FF has a hue of 213°, 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 #0073FF Color Codes

Color NameBrandeis Blue
RGB Values(0, 115, 255)
CMYK Values(100%, 55%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(213°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#0066FF
Inverse Color#FF8C00 [Dark Orange]
Closest Pantone®285 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#FF8C00 [Dark Orange]
#0073FF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#606060
Weighted Average (Luma)#656565
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A3A3A3

Hex #0073FF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0073FF. Complementary color is FF8C00

Complementary Palette

The complement of #0073FF is #FF8C00 which is called Dark Orange. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0073FF color is offered by #FF8C00. 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.

0073FF FF8C00
Analogous color palette with (0073FF, 0D00FF and 00F3FF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #0073FF are #0D00FF and #00F3FF, called Blue and Aqua, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #0073FF 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.

0073FF 0D00FF 00F3FF
Split Complementary color palette with (0073FF, FF0D00 and F3FF00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #0073FF are #FF0D00 (Candy Apple Red) and #F3FF00 (Lemon Glacier). 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.

0073FF FF0D00 F3FF00
Triadic color palette with (0073FF, FF0073 and 73FF00)

Triadic Palette

#0073FF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF0073 (Vivid Raspberry) and #73FF00 (Lawn Green) along with #0073FF, 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.

0073FF FF0073 73FF00
Tetradic color palette with (0073FF, FF0073, FF8C00 and 00FF8C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #0073FF has #FF0073 (Vivid Raspberry), #FF8C00 (Dark Orange) and #00FF8C (Guppie 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.

0073FF FF0073 FF8C00 00FF8C
Square color palette with (0073FF, FF00F3, FF8C00 and 00FF0D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #0073FF contains #FF00F3 (Fuchsia), #FF8C00 (Dark Orange) and #00FF0D (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.

0073FF FF00F3 FF8C00 00FF0D
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Hex #0073FF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #0073FF 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.

0073FF 6800FF FF00BC FF1F00 FFFA00 2AFF00 00FFB1

Tints, Tones & Shades of 0073FF Color


  • Transparent 338FFF338FFF
  • Transparent 4D9DFF4D9DFF
  • Transparent 66ABFF66ABFF
  • Transparent 80B9FF80B9FF
  • Transparent 99C7FF99C7FF
  • Transparent B3D5FFB3D5FF
  • Transparent CCE3FFCCE3FF
  • Transparent E6F1FFE6F1FF


  • Transparent 1A76E61A76E6
  • Transparent 2677D92677D9
  • Transparent 3378CC3378CC
  • Transparent 407AC0407AC0
  • Transparent 4D7BB34D7BB3
  • Transparent 5A7CA65A7CA6
  • Transparent 667D99667D99
  • Transparent 737F8D737F8D


  • Transparent 005CCC005CCC
  • Transparent 0051B30051B3
  • Transparent 004599004599
  • Transparent 003A80003A80
  • Transparent 002E66002E66
  • Transparent 00234D00234D
  • Transparent 001733001733
  • Transparent 000C1A000C1A

#0073FF Color Patterns

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    #0073FF 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.