#505CFE Hex Code

Color Name: Ultramarine Blue

What is hex #505CFE Color?

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The color name of hex code #505CFE is Ultramarine Blue. The RGB values are (80, 92, 254) which means it is composed of 19% red, 22% green and 60% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:69 M:64 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #505CFE has a hue of 236°, 69% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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 #505CFE Color Codes

Color NameUltramarine Blue
RGB Values(80, 92, 254)
CMYK Values(69%, 64%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(236°, 69%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#6666FF
Inverse Color#AFA301 [Light Gold]
Closest Pantone®2727 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#FEF250 [Lemon Yellow]
#505CFE Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Luma)#656565
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A3A3A3

Hex #505CFE Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 505CFE. Complementary color is FEF250

Complementary Palette

The complement of #505CFE is #FEF250 which is called Lemon Yellow. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #505CFE color is offered by #FEF250. 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 (505CFE, 9B50FE and 50B3FE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #505CFE are #9B50FE and #50B3FE, called Lavender Indigo and Blue Jeans, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #505CFE 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 (505CFE, FE9B50 and B3FE50)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #505CFE are #FE9B50 (Royal Orange) and #B3FE50 (Inchworm). 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 (505CFE, FE505C and 5CFE50)

Triadic Palette

#505CFE triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FE505C (Magic Potion) and #5CFE50 (Screamin' Green) along with #505CFE, 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 (505CFE, FE505C, FEF250 and 50FEF2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #505CFE has #FE505C (Magic Potion), #FEF250 (Lemon Yellow) and #50FEF2 (Electric Blue). 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 (505CFE, FE50B3, FEF250 and 50FE9B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #505CFE contains #FE50B3 (Brilliant Rose), #FEF250 (Lemon Yellow) and #50FE9B (Very Light Malachite 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 #505CFE Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #505CFE 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.

#505CFE Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine Blue trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 505CFE

    Ultramarine 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.