#453BA1 Hex Code

Color Name: Blue (Pigment)

What is hex #453BA1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #453BA1 is Blue (Pigment). The RGB values are (69, 59, 161) which means it is composed of 24% red, 20% green and 56% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:57 M:63 Y:0 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, #453BA1 has a hue of 246°, 63% saturation and a brightness value of 63%.
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 #453BA1 Color Codes

Color NameBlue (Pigment)
RGB Values(69, 59, 161)
CMYK Values(57%, 63%, 0%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(246°, 63%, 63%)
Closest Web Safe#333399
Inverse Color#BAC45E [Middle Green Yellow]
Closest Pantone®2367 C
Closest RAL5023 [Distant blue]
Complementary Color#97A13B [Citron]
#453BA1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#494949
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#898989

Hex #453BA1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 453BA1. Complementary color is 97A13B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #453BA1 is #97A13B which is called Citron. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #453BA1 color is offered by #97A13B. 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 (453BA1, 783BA1 and 3B64A1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #453BA1 are #783BA1 and #3B64A1, called Cadmium Violet and Queen Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #453BA1 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 (453BA1, A1783B and 64A13B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #453BA1 are #A1783B (Metallic Sunburst) and #64A13B (Palm Leaf). 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 (453BA1, A1453B and 3BA145)

Triadic Palette

#453BA1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A1453B (Chestnut) and #3BA145 (May Green) along with #453BA1, 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 (453BA1, A1453B, 97A13B and 3B97A1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #453BA1 has #A1453B (Chestnut), #97A13B (Citron) and #3B97A1 (Zomp). 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 (453BA1, A13B64, 97A13B and 3BA178)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #453BA1 contains #A13B64 (Medium Ruby), #97A13B (Citron) and #3BA178 (Illuminating Emerald). 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 #453BA1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #453BA1 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 453BA1 Color


  • Transparent 6A62B46A62B4
  • Transparent 7D76BD7D76BD
  • Transparent 8F89C78F89C7
  • Transparent A29DD0A29DD0
  • Transparent B5B1D9B5B1D9
  • Transparent C7C4E3C7C4E3
  • Transparent DAD8ECDAD8EC
  • Transparent ECEBF6ECEBF6


  • Transparent 51499A51499A
  • Transparent 575097575097
  • Transparent 5D57945D5794
  • Transparent 635E91635E91
  • Transparent 68648D68648D
  • Transparent 6E6B8A6E6B8A
  • Transparent 747287747287
  • Transparent 7A79837A7983


  • Transparent 372F81372F81
  • Transparent 302971302971
  • Transparent 292361292361
  • Transparent 231E51231E51
  • Transparent 1C18401C1840
  • Transparent 151230151230
  • Transparent 0E0C200E0C20
  • Transparent 070610070610

#453BA1 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.

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