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#1C5168 Hex Code

Color Name: Police Blue

What is hex #1C5168 Color?

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The color name of hex code #1C5168 is Police Blue. The RGB values are (28, 81, 104) which means it is composed of 13% red, 38% green and 49% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:73 M:22 Y:0 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, #1C5168 has a hue of 198°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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 #1C5168 Color Codes

Color NamePolice Blue
RGB Values(28, 81, 104)
CMYK Values(73%, 22%, 0%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(198°, 73%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#E3AE97 [Tumbleweed]
Closest Pantone®7477 C
Closest RAL5001 [Green blue]
Complementary Color#68331C [Liver (Organ)]
#1C5168 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#474747
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#474747
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8B8B8B

Hex #1C5168 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1C5168. Complementary color is 68331C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #1C5168 is #68331C which is called Liver (Organ). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1C5168 color is offered by #68331C. 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 (1C5168, 1C2B68 and 1C6859)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #1C5168 are #1C2B68 and #1C6859, called Indigo (Rainbow) and Dark Spring Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #1C5168 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 (1C5168, 681C2B and 68591C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #1C5168 are #681C2B (Brown Chocolate) and #68591C (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 (1C5168, 681C51 and 51681C)

Triadic Palette

#1C5168 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #681C51 (Pansy Purple) and #51681C (Dark Moss Green) along with #1C5168, 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 (1C5168, 681C51, 68331C and 1C6833)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #1C5168 has #681C51 (Pansy Purple), #68331C (Liver (Organ)) and #1C6833 (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 (1C5168, 591C68, 68331C and 2B681C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #1C5168 contains #591C68 (Imperial), #68331C (Liver (Organ)) and #2B681C (Mughal 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 #1C5168 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #1C5168 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 1C5168 Color


  • Transparent 497486497486
  • Transparent 608595608595
  • Transparent 7797A47797A4
  • Transparent 8EA8B48EA8B4
  • Transparent A4B9C3A4B9C3
  • Transparent BBCBD2BBCBD2
  • Transparent D2DCE1D2DCE1
  • Transparent E8EEF0E8EEF0


  • Transparent 305A6D305A6D
  • Transparent 3A5F6F3A5F6F
  • Transparent 446472446472
  • Transparent 4E69744E6974
  • Transparent 586D76586D76
  • Transparent 627279627279
  • Transparent 6C777B6C777B
  • Transparent 767B7E767B7E


  • Transparent 164153164153
  • Transparent 143949143949
  • Transparent 11313E11313E
  • Transparent 0E29340E2934
  • Transparent 0B202A0B202A
  • Transparent 08181F08181F
  • Transparent 061015061015
  • Transparent 03080A03080A

#1C5168 Color Patterns

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#1C5168 Color Interior Ideas

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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.