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#1B1F9D Hex Code

Color Name: Indigo Dye

What is hex #1B1F9D Color?

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The color name of hex code #1B1F9D is Indigo Dye. The RGB values are (27, 31, 157) which means it is composed of 13% red, 14% green and 73% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:83 M:80 Y:0 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, #1B1F9D has a hue of 238°, 83% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
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 #1B1F9D Color Codes

Color NameIndigo Dye
RGB Values(27, 31, 157)
CMYK Values(83%, 80%, 0%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(238°, 83%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#333399
Inverse Color#E4E062 [Booger Buster]
Closest Pantone®2736 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#9D991B [Citron]
#1B1F9D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#484848
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Luma)#272727
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6A6A6A

Hex #1B1F9D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1B1F9D. Complementary color is 9D991B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #1B1F9D is #9D991B which is called Citron. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1B1F9D color is offered by #9D991B. 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.

1B1F9D 9D991B
Analogous color palette with (1B1F9D, 581B9D and 1B609D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #1B1F9D are #581B9D and #1B609D, called American Violet and Lapis Lazuli, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #1B1F9D 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.

1B1F9D 581B9D 1B609D
Split Complementary color palette with (1B1F9D, 9D581B and 609D1B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #1B1F9D are #9D581B (Golden Brown) and #609D1B (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.

1B1F9D 9D581B 609D1B
Triadic color palette with (1B1F9D, 9D1B1F and 1F9D1B)

Triadic Palette

#1B1F9D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9D1B1F (Ruby Red) and #1F9D1B (Slimy Green) along with #1B1F9D, 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.

1B1F9D 9D1B1F 1F9D1B
Tetradic color palette with (1B1F9D, 9D1B1F, 9D991B and 1B9D99)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #1B1F9D has #9D1B1F (Ruby Red), #9D991B (Citron) and #1B9D99 (Jungle 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.

1B1F9D 9D1B1F 9D991B 1B9D99
Square color palette with (1B1F9D, 9D1B60, 9D991B and 1B9D58)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #1B1F9D contains #9D1B60 (Amaranth Deep Purple), #9D991B (Citron) and #1B9D58 (Sea 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.

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Hex #1B1F9D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #1B1F9D 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 1B1F9D Color


  • Transparent 494CB1494CB1
  • Transparent 5F62BA5F62BA
  • Transparent 7679C47679C4
  • Transparent 8D8FCE8D8FCE
  • Transparent A4A5D8A4A5D8
  • Transparent BBBCE2BBBCE2
  • Transparent D1D2EBD1D2EB
  • Transparent E8E9F5E8E9F5


  • Transparent 2F32972F3297
  • Transparent 393C94393C94
  • Transparent 434691434691
  • Transparent 4E508F4E508F
  • Transparent 58598C58598C
  • Transparent 626389626389
  • Transparent 6C6D866C6D86
  • Transparent 767683767683


  • Transparent 16197E16197E
  • Transparent 13166E13166E
  • Transparent 10135E10135E
  • Transparent 0E104F0E104F
  • Transparent 0B0C3F0B0C3F
  • Transparent 08092F08092F
  • Transparent 05061F05061F
  • Transparent 030310030310

#1B1F9D Color Patterns

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    #1B1F9D Houndstooth Pattern

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    #1B1F9D 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.