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#2A344D Hex Code

Color Name: Japanese Indigo

What is hex #2A344D Color?

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The color name of hex code #2A344D is Japanese Indigo. The RGB values are (42, 52, 77) which means it is composed of 25% red, 30% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:46 M:33 Y:0 K:70. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2A344D has a hue of 223°, 45% saturation and a brightness value of 30%.
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 #2A344D Color Codes

Color NameJapanese Indigo
RGB Values(42, 52, 77)
CMYK Values(46%, 33%, 0%, 70%)
HSV/HSB Values(223°, 45%, 30%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D5CBB2 [Dark Vanilla]
Closest Pantone®7546 C
Closest RAL5003 [Sapphire blue]
Complementary Color#4D432A [Dark Lava]
#2A344D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#393939
Weighted Average (Most Common)#343434
Weighted Average (Luma)#343434
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#787878

Hex #2A344D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2A344D. Complementary color is 4D432A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2A344D is #4D432A which is called Dark Lava. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2A344D color is offered by #4D432A. 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 (2A344D, 322A4D and 2A464D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2A344D are #322A4D and #2A464D, called Russian Violet and Japanese Indigo, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2A344D 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 (2A344D, 4D322A and 464D2A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2A344D are #4D322A (Brown Coffee) and #464D2A (Army 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 (2A344D, 4D2A34 and 344D2A)

Triadic Palette

#2A344D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4D2A34 (Brown Coffee) and #344D2A (Kombu Green) along with #2A344D, 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 (2A344D, 4D2A34, 4D432A and 2A4D43)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2A344D has #4D2A34 (Brown Coffee), #4D432A (Dark Lava) and #2A4D43 (Japanese Indigo). 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 (2A344D, 4D2A46, 4D432A and 2A4D32)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2A344D contains #4D2A46 (Dark Puce), #4D432A (Dark Lava) and #2A4D32 (Cal Poly Pomona 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 #2A344D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2A344D 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 2A344D Color


  • Transparent 555D71555D71
  • Transparent 6A71826A7182
  • Transparent 7F85947F8594
  • Transparent 959AA6959AA6
  • Transparent AAAEB8AAAEB8
  • Transparent BFC2CABFC2CA
  • Transparent D4D6DBD4D6DB
  • Transparent EAEBEDEAEBED


  • Transparent 3B43573B4357
  • Transparent 444B5C444B5C
  • Transparent 4C52614C5261
  • Transparent 555A67555A67
  • Transparent 5E626C5E626C
  • Transparent 666971666971
  • Transparent 6F71766F7176
  • Transparent 77787B77787B


  • Transparent 222A3E222A3E
  • Transparent 1D24361D2436
  • Transparent 191F2E191F2E
  • Transparent 151A27151A27
  • Transparent 11151F11151F
  • Transparent 0D10170D1017
  • Transparent 080A0F080A0F
  • Transparent 040508040508

#2A344D Color Patterns

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    #2A344D Houndstooth Pattern

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    #2A344D Plaid Pattern

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