#194398 Hex Code

Color Name: Yale Blue

What is hex #194398 Color?

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The color name of hex code #194398 is Yale Blue. The RGB values are (25, 67, 152) which means it is composed of 10% red, 27% green and 62% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:84 M:56 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #194398 has a hue of 220°, 84% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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 #194398 Color Codes

Color NameYale Blue
RGB Values(25, 67, 152)
CMYK Values(84%, 56%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(220°, 84%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#003399
Inverse Color#E6BC67 [Middle Yellow Red]
Closest Pantone®10249 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#986E19 [Bistre Brown]
#194398 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#515151
Weighted Average (Most Common)#404040
Weighted Average (Luma)#404040
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#858585

Hex #194398 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 194398. Complementary color is 986E19

Complementary Palette

The complement of #194398 is #986E19 which is called Bistre Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #194398 color is offered by #986E19. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (194398, 2F1998 and 198398)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #194398 are #2F1998 and #198398, called Pixie Powder and Metallic Seaweed, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #194398 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (194398, 982F19 and 839819)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #194398 are #982F19 (Deep Dumpling) and #839819 (Olive Drab (#3)). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (194398, 981943 and 439819)

Triadic Palette

#194398 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #981943 (Big Dip O’ruby) and #439819 (Slimy Green) along with #194398, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (194398, 981943, 986E19 and 19986E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #194398 has #981943 (Big Dip O’ruby), #986E19 (Bistre Brown) and #19986E (Green (Crayola)). 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.

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Square color palette with (194398, 981983, 986E19 and 19982F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #194398 contains #981983 (Dark Magenta), #986E19 (Bistre Brown) and #19982F (Forest Green (Web)). 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.

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Hex #194398 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #194398 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 194398 Color


  • Transparent 4769AD4769AD
  • Transparent 5E7BB75E7BB7
  • Transparent 758EC1758EC1
  • Transparent 8CA1CC8CA1CC
  • Transparent A3B4D6A3B4D6
  • Transparent BAC7E0BAC7E0
  • Transparent D1D9EAD1D9EA
  • Transparent E8ECF5E8ECF5


  • Transparent 2E4F932E4F93
  • Transparent 385591385591
  • Transparent 425B8E425B8E
  • Transparent 4D628C4D628C
  • Transparent 57688A57688A
  • Transparent 616E87616E87
  • Transparent 6B74856B7485
  • Transparent 767A82767A82


  • Transparent 14367A14367A
  • Transparent 122F6A122F6A
  • Transparent 0F285B0F285B
  • Transparent 0D224C0D224C
  • Transparent 0A1B3D0A1B3D
  • Transparent 08142E08142E
  • Transparent 050D1E050D1E
  • Transparent 03070F03070F

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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.

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