#194156 Hex Code

Color Name: Japanese Indigo

What is hex #194156 Color?

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The color name of hex code #194156 is Japanese Indigo. The RGB values are (25, 65, 86) which means it is composed of 14% red, 37% green and 49% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:71 M:24 Y:0 K:66. In the HSV/HSB scale, #194156 has a hue of 201°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 34%.
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 #194156 Color Codes

Color NameJapanese Indigo
RGB Values(25, 65, 86)
CMYK Values(71%, 24%, 0%, 66%)
HSV/HSB Values(201°, 71%, 34%)
Closest Web Safe#003366
Inverse Color#E6BEA9 [Desert Sand]
Closest Pantone®534 C
Closest RAL5003 [Sapphire blue]
Complementary Color#562E19 [Caput Mortuum]
#194156 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#373737
Weighted Average (Luma)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7F7F7F

Hex #194156 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 194156. Complementary color is 562E19

Complementary Palette

The complement of #194156 is #562E19 which is called Caput Mortuum. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #194156 color is offered by #562E19. 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 (194156, 192356 and 19564D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #194156 are #192356 and #19564D, called Space Cadet and Brunswick Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #194156 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 (194156, 561923 and 564D19)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #194156 are #561923 (Chocolate Cosmos) and #564D19 (Army Green). 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 (194156, 561941 and 415619)

Triadic Palette

#194156 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #561941 (Brown Chocolate) and #415619 (Army Green) along with #194156, 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 (194156, 561941, 562E19 and 19562E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #194156 has #561941 (Brown Chocolate), #562E19 (Caput Mortuum) and #19562E (Cal Poly Pomona 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.

Square color palette with (194156, 4D1956, 562E19 and 235619)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #194156 contains #4D1956 (American Purple), #562E19 (Caput Mortuum) and #235619 (Cal Poly Pomona 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 #194156 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #194156 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 Japanese Indigo Color


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  • Transperent 050d11050D11
  • Transperent 030709030709

#194156 Color Patterns

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    Japanese Indigo Gingham Checks

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    Japanese Indigo Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Japanese Indigo Polka Dots Pattern

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    Japanese Indigo Honeycomb Pattern

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    Japanese Indigo Leaves Pattern

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    Japanese Indigo Houndstooth Pattern

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    Japanese Indigo Trellis Pattern

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    Japanese Indigo 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.