#437498 Hex Code

Color Name: Queen Blue

What is hex #437498 Color?

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The color name of hex code #437498 is Queen Blue. The RGB values are (67, 116, 152) which means it is composed of 20% red, 35% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:56 M:24 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #437498 has a hue of 205°, 56% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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 #437498 Color Codes

Color NameQueen Blue
RGB Values(67, 116, 152)
CMYK Values(56%, 24%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 56%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#336699
Inverse Color#BC8B67 [Light Taupe]
Closest Pantone®7698 C
Closest RAL5007 [Brilliant blue]
Complementary Color#986743 [Coconut]
#437498 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#707070
Desaturated#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#696969
Weighted Average (Luma)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A8A8A8

Hex #437498 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 437498. Complementary color is 986743

Complementary Palette

The complement of #437498 is #986743 which is called Coconut. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #437498 color is offered by #986743. 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 (437498, 434A98 and 439892)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #437498 are #434A98 and #439892, called Chinese Blue and Zomp, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #437498 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 (437498, 98434A and 989243)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #437498 are #98434A (Smoky Topaz) and #989243 (Dark Tan). 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 (437498, 984374 and 749843)

Triadic Palette

#437498 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #984374 (Magenta Haze) and #749843 (Palm Leaf) along with #437498, 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 (437498, 984374, 986743 and 439867)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #437498 has #984374 (Magenta Haze), #986743 (Coconut) and #439867 (Middle 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.

Square color palette with (437498, 924398, 986743 and 4A9843)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #437498 contains #924398 (Plum), #986743 (Coconut) and #4A9843 (May 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 #437498 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #437498 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.

#437498 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 437498

    Queen Blue trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 437498

    Queen 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.