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#384D6C Hex Code

Color Name: Police Blue

What is hex #384D6C Color?

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The color name of hex code #384D6C is Police Blue. The RGB values are (56, 77, 108) which means it is composed of 23% red, 32% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:48 M:29 Y:0 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, #384D6C has a hue of 216°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 42%.
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 #384D6C Color Codes

Color NamePolice Blue
RGB Values(56, 77, 108)
CMYK Values(48%, 29%, 0%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(216°, 48%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#C7B293 [Khaki (HTML/CSS)]
Closest Pantone®7545 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#6C5738 [Mud]
#384D6C Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#505050
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Luma)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8E8E8E

Hex #384D6C Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 384D6C. Complementary color is 6C5738

Complementary Palette

The complement of #384D6C is #6C5738 which is called Mud. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #384D6C color is offered by #6C5738. 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 (384D6C, 3D386C and 38676C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #384D6C are #3D386C and #38676C, called American Blue and Deep Space Sparkle, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #384D6C 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 (384D6C, 6C3D38 and 676C38)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #384D6C are #6C3D38 (Garnet) and #676C38 (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 (384D6C, 6C384D and 4D6C38)

Triadic Palette

#384D6C triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6C384D (Halayà Úbe) and #4D6C38 (Dark Olive Green) along with #384D6C, 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 (384D6C, 6C384D, 6C5738 and 386C57)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #384D6C has #6C384D (Halayà Úbe), #6C5738 (Mud) and #386C57 (Amazon). 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 (384D6C, 6C3867, 6C5738 and 386C3D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #384D6C contains #6C3867 (Imperial), #6C5738 (Mud) and #386C3D (Deep Moss 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 #384D6C Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #384D6C 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 384D6C Color


  • Transparent 607189607189
  • Transparent 748298748298
  • Transparent 8894A78894A7
  • Transparent 9CA6B69CA6B6
  • Transparent AFB8C4AFB8C4
  • Transparent C3CAD3C3CAD3
  • Transparent D7DBE2D7DBE2
  • Transparent EBEDF0EBEDF0


  • Transparent 465770465770
  • Transparent 4E5C724E5C72
  • Transparent 556174556174
  • Transparent 5C67765C6776
  • Transparent 636C78636C78
  • Transparent 6A717A6A717A
  • Transparent 72767C72767C
  • Transparent 797B7E797B7E


  • Transparent 2D3E562D3E56
  • Transparent 27364C27364C
  • Transparent 222E41222E41
  • Transparent 1C27361C2736
  • Transparent 161F2B161F2B
  • Transparent 111720111720
  • Transparent 0B0F160B0F16
  • Transparent 06080B06080B

#384D6C Color Patterns

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    #384D6C Plaid Pattern

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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.