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#5881E3 Hex Code

Color Name: United Nations Blue

What is hex #5881E3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5881E3 is United Nations Blue. The RGB values are (88, 129, 227) which means it is composed of 20% red, 29% green and 51% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:61 M:43 Y:0 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5881E3 has a hue of 222°, 61% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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 #5881E3 Color Codes

Color NameUnited Nations Blue
RGB Values(88, 129, 227)
CMYK Values(61%, 43%, 0%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(222°, 61%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#A77E1C [University Of California Gold]
Closest Pantone®2718 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#E3BA58 [Sunray]
#5881E3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#949494
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Luma)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B5B5B5

Hex #5881E3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5881E3. Complementary color is E3BA58

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5881E3 is #E3BA58 which is called Sunray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5881E3 color is offered by #E3BA58. 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 (5881E3, 7558E3 and 58C7E3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5881E3 are #7558E3 and #58C7E3, called Medium Slate Blue and Sea Serpent, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5881E3 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 (5881E3, E37558 and C7E358)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5881E3 are #E37558 (Terra Cotta) and #C7E358 (June Bud). 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 (5881E3, E35881 and 81E358)

Triadic Palette

#5881E3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E35881 (Dark Pink) and #81E358 (Kiwi) along with #5881E3, 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 (5881E3, E35881, E3BA58 and 58E3BA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5881E3 has #E35881 (Dark Pink), #E3BA58 (Sunray) and #58E3BA (Medium 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 (5881E3, E358C7, E3BA58 and 58E375)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5881E3 contains #E358C7 (Light Deep Pink), #E3BA58 (Sunray) and #58E375 (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.

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Hex #5881E3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5881E3 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 5881E3 Color


  • Transparent 799AE9799AE9
  • Transparent 8AA7EB8AA7EB
  • Transparent 9BB3EE9BB3EE
  • Transparent ACC0F1ACC0F1
  • Transparent BCCDF4BCCDF4
  • Transparent CDD9F7CDD9F7
  • Transparent DEE6F9DEE6F9
  • Transparent EEF2FCEEF2FC


  • Transparent 6081CF6081CF
  • Transparent 6481C56481C5
  • Transparent 6881BB6881BB
  • Transparent 6C81B26C81B2
  • Transparent 7080A87080A8
  • Transparent 74809E74809E
  • Transparent 788094788094
  • Transparent 7C808A7C808A


  • Transparent 4667B64667B6
  • Transparent 3E5A9F3E5A9F
  • Transparent 354D88354D88
  • Transparent 2C41722C4172
  • Transparent 23345B23345B
  • Transparent 1A27441A2744
  • Transparent 121A2D121A2D
  • Transparent 090D17090D17

#5881E3 Color Patterns

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#5881E3 Color Interior Ideas

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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.