#0F4C81 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Cerulean

What is hex #0F4C81 Color?

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The color name of hex code #0F4C81 is Dark Cerulean. The RGB values are (15, 76, 129) which means it is composed of 7% red, 35% green and 59% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:88 M:41 Y:0 K:49. In the HSV/HSB scale, #0F4C81 has a hue of 208°, 88% saturation and a brightness value of 51%.
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 #0F4C81 Color Codes

Color NameDark Cerulean
RGB Values(15, 76, 129)
CMYK Values(88%, 41%, 0%, 49%)
HSV/HSB Values(208°, 88%, 51%)
Closest Web Safe#003399
Inverse Color#F0B37E [Middle Yellow Red]
Closest Pantone®2186 C
Closest RAL5010 [Gentian blue]
Complementary Color#81440F [Saddle Brown]
#0F4C81 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#494949
Weighted Average (Most Common)#404040
Weighted Average (Luma)#434343
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#878787

Hex #0F4C81 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0F4C81. Complementary color is 81440F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #0F4C81 is #81440F which is called Saddle Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0F4C81 color is offered by #81440F. 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 (0F4C81, 0F1381 and 0F817D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #0F4C81 are #0F1381 and #0F817D, called Dark Imperial Blue and Teal Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #0F4C81 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 (0F4C81, 810F13 and 817D0F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #0F4C81 are #810F13 (UP Maroon) and #817D0F (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.

Triadic color palette with (0F4C81, 810F4C and 4C810F)

Triadic Palette

#0F4C81 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #810F4C (French Plum) and #4C810F (Avocado) along with #0F4C81, 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 (0F4C81, 810F4C, 81440F and 0F8144)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #0F4C81 has #810F4C (French Plum), #81440F (Saddle Brown) and #0F8144 (Salem). 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 (0F4C81, 7D0F81, 81440F and 13810F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #0F4C81 contains #7D0F81 (Patriarch), #81440F (Saddle Brown) and #13810F (Verse 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 #0F4C81 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #0F4C81 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 Dark Cerulean Color


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#0F4C81 Color Patterns

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    Dark Cerulean Gingham Checks

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    Dark Cerulean Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Dark Cerulean Polka Dots Pattern

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    Dark Cerulean Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Cerulean Leaves Pattern

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    Dark Cerulean Houndstooth Pattern

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    Dark Cerulean Trellis Pattern

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    Dark Cerulean 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.