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#1C4F73 Hex Code

Color Name: Metallic Blue

What is hex #1C4F73 Color?

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The color name of hex code #1C4F73 is Metallic Blue. The RGB values are (28, 79, 115) which means it is composed of 13% red, 36% green and 52% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:76 M:31 Y:0 K:55. In the HSV/HSB scale, #1C4F73 has a hue of 205°, 76% saturation and a brightness value of 45%.
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 #1C4F73 Color Codes

Color NameMetallic Blue
RGB Values(28, 79, 115)
CMYK Values(76%, 31%, 0%, 55%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 76%, 45%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#E3B08C [Tumbleweed]
Closest Pantone®7700 C
Closest RAL5001 [Green blue]
Complementary Color#73401C [Sepia]
#1C4F73 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#474747
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8B8B8B

Hex #1C4F73 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1C4F73. Complementary color is 73401C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #1C4F73 is #73401C which is called Sepia. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1C4F73 color is offered by #73401C. 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 (1C4F73, 1C2473 and 1C736C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #1C4F73 are #1C2473 and #1C736C, called St. Patrick's Blue and Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #1C4F73 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 (1C4F73, 731C24 and 736C1C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #1C4F73 are #731C24 (Persian Plum) and #736C1C (Antique Bronze). 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 (1C4F73, 731C4F and 4F731C)

Triadic Palette

#1C4F73 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #731C4F (Pansy Purple) and #4F731C (Sap Green) along with #1C4F73, 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 (1C4F73, 731C4F, 73401C and 1C7340)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #1C4F73 has #731C4F (Pansy Purple), #73401C (Sepia) and #1C7340 (Dark Spring 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.

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Square color palette with (1C4F73, 6C1C73, 73401C and 24731C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #1C4F73 contains #6C1C73 (Midnight), #73401C (Sepia) and #24731C (Japanese Laurel). 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 #1C4F73 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #1C4F73 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 1C4F73 Color


  • Transparent 49728F49728F
  • Transparent 60849D60849D
  • Transparent 7795AB7795AB
  • Transparent 8EA7B98EA7B9
  • Transparent A4B9C7A4B9C7
  • Transparent BBCAD5BBCAD5
  • Transparent D2DCE3D2DCE3
  • Transparent E8EDF1E8EDF1


  • Transparent 305976305976
  • Transparent 3A5E773A5E77
  • Transparent 446378446378
  • Transparent 4E687A4E687A
  • Transparent 586C7B586C7B
  • Transparent 62717C62717C
  • Transparent 6C767D6C767D
  • Transparent 767B7F767B7F


  • Transparent 163F5C163F5C
  • Transparent 143751143751
  • Transparent 112F45112F45
  • Transparent 0E283A0E283A
  • Transparent 0B202E0B202E
  • Transparent 081823081823
  • Transparent 061017061017
  • Transparent 03080C03080C

#1C4F73 Color Patterns

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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.