#0076CD Hex Code

Color Name: True Blue

What is hex #0076CD Color?

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The color name of hex code #0076CD is True Blue. The RGB values are (0, 118, 205) which means it is composed of 0% red, 37% green and 63% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:42 Y:0 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #0076CD has a hue of 205°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #0076CD Color Codes

Color NameTrue Blue
RGB Values(0, 118, 205)
CMYK Values(100%, 42%, 0%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 100%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#0066CC
Inverse Color#FF8932 [Deep Saffron]
Closest Pantone®285 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#CD5700 [Tenné (Tawny)]
#0076CD Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Luma)#636363
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A2A2A2

Hex #0076CD Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0076CD. Complementary color is CD5700

Complementary Palette

The complement of #0076CD is #CD5700 which is called Tenné (Tawny). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0076CD color is offered by #CD5700. 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 (0076CD, 0010CD and 00CDBE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #0076CD are #0010CD and #00CDBE, called Medium Blue and Robin Egg Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #0076CD 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 (0076CD, CD000F and CDBE00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #0076CD are #CD000F (Harvard Crimson) and #CDBE00 (Mustard Yellow). 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 (0076CD, CD0076 and 76CD00)

Triadic Palette

#0076CD triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CD0076 (Royal Red) and #76CD00 (Alien Armpit) along with #0076CD, 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 (0076CD, CD0076, CD5700 and 00CD57)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #0076CD has #CD0076 (Royal Red), #CD5700 (Tenné (Tawny)) and #00CD57 (Malachite). 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 (0076CD, BE00CD, CD5700 and 0FCD00)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #0076CD contains #BE00CD (Deep Magenta), #CD5700 (Tenné (Tawny)) and #0FCD00 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)). 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 #0076CD Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #0076CD 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 True Blue Color


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#0076CD Color Patterns

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    True Blue Gingham Checks

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    True Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    True Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    True Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    True Blue Leaves Pattern

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    True Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    True Blue Trellis Pattern

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    True Blue 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.