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#264B5B Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Slate Gray

What is hex #264B5B Color?

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The color name of hex code #264B5B is Dark Slate Gray. The RGB values are (38, 75, 91) which means it is composed of 19% red, 37% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:58 M:18 Y:0 K:64. In the HSV/HSB scale, #264B5B has a hue of 198°, 58% saturation and a brightness value of 36%.
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 #264B5B Color Codes

Color NameDark Slate Gray
RGB Values(38, 75, 91)
CMYK Values(58%, 18%, 0%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(198°, 58%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D9B4A4 [Dark Vanilla]
Closest Pantone®7477 C
Closest RAL5001 [Green blue]
Complementary Color#5B3626 [Liver (Dogs)]
#264B5B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#444444
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#898989

Hex #264B5B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 264B5B. Complementary color is 5B3626

Complementary Palette

The complement of #264B5B is #5B3626 which is called Liver (Dogs). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #264B5B color is offered by #5B3626. 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.

264B5B 5B3626
Analogous color palette with (264B5B, 26315B and 265B51)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #264B5B are #26315B and #265B51, called Indigo (Rainbow) and Dark Slate Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #264B5B 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.

264B5B 26315B 265B51
Split Complementary color palette with (264B5B, 5B2631 and 5B5126)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #264B5B are #5B2631 (Brown Chocolate) and #5B5126 (Soldier 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.

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Triadic color palette with (264B5B, 5B264B and 4B5B26)

Triadic Palette

#264B5B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5B264B (Japanese Violet) and #4B5B26 (Dark Moss Green) along with #264B5B, 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 (264B5B, 5B264B, 5B3626 and 265B36)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #264B5B has #5B264B (Japanese Violet), #5B3626 (Liver (Dogs)) and #265B36 (Mughal 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.

264B5B 5B264B 5B3626 265B36
Square color palette with (264B5B, 51265B, 5B3626 and 315B26)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #264B5B contains #51265B (Japanese Violet), #5B3626 (Liver (Dogs)) and #315B26 (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.

264B5B 51265B 5B3626 315B26
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Hex #264B5B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #264B5B 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.

264B5B 2E265B 5B265A 5B262D 5B4D26 3C5B26 265B3D

Tints, Tones & Shades of 264B5B Color


  • Transparent 516F7C516F7C
  • Transparent 67818C67818C
  • Transparent 7D939D7D939D
  • Transparent 93A5AD93A5AD
  • Transparent A8B7BDA8B7BD
  • Transparent BEC9CEBEC9CE
  • Transparent D4DBDED4DBDE
  • Transparent E9EDEFE9EDEF


  • Transparent 385662385662
  • Transparent 415B66415B66
  • Transparent 4A606A4A606A
  • Transparent 53666E53666E
  • Transparent 5C6B715C6B71
  • Transparent 657075657075
  • Transparent 6E75796E7579
  • Transparent 777B7C777B7C


  • Transparent 1E3C491E3C49
  • Transparent 1B35401B3540
  • Transparent 172D37172D37
  • Transparent 13262E13262E
  • Transparent 0F1E240F1E24
  • Transparent 0B171B0B171B
  • Transparent 080F12080F12
  • Transparent 040809040809

#264B5B Color Patterns

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    #264B5B Houndstooth Pattern

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    #264B5B Trellis Pattern

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    #264B5B Plaid Pattern

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