#2E6170 Hex Code

Color Name: Metallic Blue

What is hex #2E6170 Color?

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The color name of hex code #2E6170 is Metallic Blue. The RGB values are (46, 97, 112) which means it is composed of 18% red, 38% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:59 M:13 Y:0 K:56. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2E6170 has a hue of 194°, 59% saturation and a brightness value of 44%.
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 #2E6170 Color Codes

Color NameMetallic Blue
RGB Values(46, 97, 112)
CMYK Values(59%, 13%, 0%, 56%)
HSV/HSB Values(194°, 59%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#D19E8F [Tumbleweed]
Closest Pantone®7699 C
Closest RAL5009 [Azure blue]
Complementary Color#703D2E [Garnet]
#2E6170 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#555555
Weighted Average (Most Common)#535353
Weighted Average (Luma)#575757
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#999999

Hex #2E6170 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2E6170. Complementary color is 703D2E

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2E6170 is #703D2E which is called Garnet. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2E6170 color is offered by #703D2E. 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 (2E6170, 2E4070 and 2E705E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2E6170 are #2E4070 and #2E705E, called American Blue and Amazon, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2E6170 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 (2E6170, 702E40 and 705E2E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2E6170 are #702E40 (Catawba) and #705E2E (Mustard 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 (2E6170, 702E61 and 61702E)

Triadic Palette

#2E6170 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #702E61 (Byzantium) and #61702E (Dark Olive Green) along with #2E6170, 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 (2E6170, 702E61, 703D2E and 2E703D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2E6170 has #702E61 (Byzantium), #703D2E (Garnet) and #2E703D (Japanese Laurel). 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 (2E6170, 5E2E70, 703D2E and 40702E)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2E6170 contains #5E2E70 (Imperial), #703D2E (Garnet) and #40702E (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 #2E6170 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2E6170 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 2E6170 Color


  • Transparent 58818D58818D
  • Transparent 6D909B6D909B
  • Transparent 82A0A982A0A9
  • Transparent 97B0B897B0B8
  • Transparent ABC0C6ABC0C6
  • Transparent C0D0D4C0D0D4
  • Transparent D5DFE2D5DFE2
  • Transparent EAEFF1EAEFF1


  • Transparent 3E67733E6773
  • Transparent 476A75476A75
  • Transparent 4F6D764F6D76
  • Transparent 577178577178
  • Transparent 5F747A5F747A
  • Transparent 67777B67777B
  • Transparent 707A7D707A7D
  • Transparent 787D7E787D7E


  • Transparent 254E5A254E5A
  • Transparent 20444E20444E
  • Transparent 1C3A431C3A43
  • Transparent 173138173138
  • Transparent 12272D12272D
  • Transparent 0E1D220E1D22
  • Transparent 091316091316
  • Transparent 050A0B050A0B

#2E6170 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.