#5871C1 Hex Code

Color Name: Glaucous

What is hex #5871C1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5871C1 is Glaucous. The RGB values are (88, 113, 193) which means it is composed of 22% red, 29% green and 49% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:54 M:42 Y:0 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5871C1 has a hue of 226°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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 #5871C1 Color Codes

Color NameGlaucous
RGB Values(88, 113, 193)
CMYK Values(54%, 42%, 0%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(226°, 54%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#6666CC
Inverse Color#A78E3E [Metallic Sunburst]
Closest Pantone®7456 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#C1A858 [Vegas Gold]
#5871C1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#838383
Desaturated#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#727272
Weighted Average (Luma)#717171
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

Hex #5871C1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5871C1. Complementary color is C1A858

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5871C1 is #C1A858 which is called Vegas Gold. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5871C1 color is offered by #C1A858. 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 (5871C1, 7458C1 and 58A6C1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5871C1 are #7458C1 and #58A6C1, called Blue-Violet (Crayola) and Carolina Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5871C1 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 (5871C1, C17458 and A6C158)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5871C1 are #C17458 (Copper Red) and #A6C158 (Middle Green Yellow). 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 (5871C1, C15871 and 71C158)

Triadic Palette

#5871C1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C15871 (Popstar) and #71C158 (Mantis) along with #5871C1, 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 (5871C1, C15871, C1A858 and 58C1A8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5871C1 has #C15871 (Popstar), #C1A858 (Vegas Gold) and #58C1A8 (Verdigris). 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 (5871C1, C158A6, C1A858 and 58C174)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5871C1 contains #C158A6 (Rose Quartz Pink), #C1A858 (Vegas Gold) and #58C174 (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #5871C1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5871C1 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.

#5871C1 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 5871C1

    Glaucous 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.