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#48638A Hex Code

Color Name: Queen Blue

What is hex #48638A Color?

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The color name of hex code #48638A is Queen Blue. The RGB values are (72, 99, 138) which means it is composed of 23% red, 32% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:48 M:28 Y:0 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, #48638A has a hue of 215°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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 #48638A Color Codes

Color NameQueen Blue
RGB Values(72, 99, 138)
CMYK Values(48%, 28%, 0%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(215°, 48%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#336699
Inverse Color#B79C75 [Pale Taupe]
Closest Pantone®7698 C
Closest RAL5023 [Distant blue]
Complementary Color#8A6F48 [French Bistre]
#48638A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#676767
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Luma)#606060
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A0A0A0

Hex #48638A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 48638A. Complementary color is 8A6F48

Complementary Palette

The complement of #48638A is #8A6F48 which is called French Bistre. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #48638A color is offered by #8A6F48. 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 (48638A, 4E488A and 48848A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #48638A are #4E488A and #48848A, called Dark Slate Blue and Jelly Bean Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #48638A 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 (48638A, 8A4E48 and 848A48)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #48638A are #8A4E48 (Tuscan Red) and #848A48 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (48638A, 8A4863 and 638A48)

Triadic Palette

#48638A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8A4863 (Twilight Lavender) and #638A48 (Palm Leaf) along with #48638A, 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 (48638A, 8A4863, 8A6F48 and 488A6F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #48638A has #8A4863 (Twilight Lavender), #8A6F48 (French Bistre) and #488A6F (Deep Aquamarine). 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 (48638A, 8A4884, 8A6F48 and 488A4E)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #48638A contains #8A4884 (Plum), #8A6F48 (French Bistre) and #488A4E (Middle 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 #48638A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #48638A 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 48638A Color


  • Transparent 6D82A16D82A1
  • Transparent 7F92AD7F92AD
  • Transparent 91A1B991A1B9
  • Transparent A4B1C5A4B1C5
  • Transparent B6C1D0B6C1D0
  • Transparent C8D0DCC8D0DC
  • Transparent DAE0E8DAE0E8
  • Transparent EDEFF3EDEFF3


  • Transparent 536988536988
  • Transparent 596C87596C87
  • Transparent 5E6F865E6F86
  • Transparent 647285647285
  • Transparent 6A74846A7484
  • Transparent 6F77836F7783
  • Transparent 757A82757A82
  • Transparent 7A7D817A7D81


  • Transparent 3A4F6E3A4F6E
  • Transparent 324561324561
  • Transparent 2B3B532B3B53
  • Transparent 243245243245
  • Transparent 1D28371D2837
  • Transparent 161E29161E29
  • Transparent 0E141C0E141C
  • Transparent 070A0E070A0E

#48638A 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.