#3C4E5D Hex Code

Color Name: Police Blue

What is hex #3C4E5D Color?

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The color name of hex code #3C4E5D is Police Blue. The RGB values are (60, 78, 93) which means it is composed of 26% red, 34% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:36 M:16 Y:0 K:64. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3C4E5D has a hue of 207°, 35% 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.

Hex #3C4E5D Color Codes

Color NamePolice Blue
RGB Values(60, 78, 93)
CMYK Values(36%, 16%, 0%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(207°, 35%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#C3B1A2 [Silver Pink]
Closest Pantone®7545 C
Closest RAL7024 [Graphite grey]
Complementary Color#5D4B3C [Olive Drab Camouflage]
#3C4E5D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Luma)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8F8F8F

Hex #3C4E5D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3C4E5D. Complementary color is 5D4B3C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3C4E5D is #5D4B3C which is called Olive Drab Camouflage. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3C4E5D color is offered by #5D4B3C. 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.

Analogous color palette with (3C4E5D, 3C3E5D and 3C5D5C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3C4E5D are #3C3E5D and #3C5D5C, called Jacarta and Feldgrau, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3C4E5D 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (3C4E5D, 5D3C3E and 5D5C3C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3C4E5D are #5D3C3E (Liver Chestnut (Horses)) and #5D5C3C (Olive Drab Camouflage). 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.

Triadic color palette with (3C4E5D, 5D3C4E and 4E5D3C)

Triadic Palette

#3C4E5D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5D3C4E (Eggplant) and #4E5D3C (Gray-Asparagus) along with #3C4E5D, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (3C4E5D, 5D3C4E, 5D4B3C and 3C5D4B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3C4E5D has #5D3C4E (Eggplant), #5D4B3C (Olive Drab Camouflage) and #3C5D4B (Gray-Asparagus). 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.

Square color palette with (3C4E5D, 5C3C5D, 5D4B3C and 3E5D3C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3C4E5D contains #5C3C5D (English Violet), #5D4B3C (Olive Drab Camouflage) and #3E5D3C (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #3C4E5D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3C4E5D 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.

Shades of Police Blue Color


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#3C4E5D Color Patterns

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    Police Blue Gingham Checks

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    Police Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Police Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Police Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Police Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Police Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Police Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Police Blue Plaid Pattern

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.