#5985DF Hex Code

Color Name: United Nations Blue

What is hex #5985DF Color?

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The color name of hex code #5985DF is United Nations Blue. The RGB values are (89, 133, 223) which means it is composed of 20% red, 30% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:60 M:40 Y:0 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5985DF has a hue of 220°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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 #5985DF Color Codes

Color NameUnited Nations Blue
RGB Values(89, 133, 223)
CMYK Values(60%, 40%, 0%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(220°, 60%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#A67A20 [Bistre Brown]
Closest Pantone®2718 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#DFB359 [Sunray]
#5985DF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#949494
Desaturated#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#828282
Weighted Average (Luma)#828282
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Hex #5985DF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5985DF. Complementary color is DFB359

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5985DF is #DFB359 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 #5985DF color is offered by #DFB359. 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 (5985DF, 7059DF and 59C8DF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5985DF are #7059DF and #59C8DF, called Majorelle Blue and Sea Serpent, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5985DF 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 (5985DF, DF7059 and C8DF59)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5985DF are #DF7059 (Terra Cotta) and #C8DF59 (Chinese Green). 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 (5985DF, DF5985 and 85DF59)

Triadic Palette

#5985DF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #DF5985 (Blush) and #85DF59 (Kiwi) along with #5985DF, 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 (5985DF, DF5985, DFB359 and 59DFB3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5985DF has #DF5985 (Blush), #DFB359 (Sunray) and #59DFB3 (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.

Square color palette with (5985DF, DF59C8, DFB359 and 59DF70)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5985DF contains #DF59C8 (Orchid), #DFB359 (Sunray) and #59DF70 (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 #5985DF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5985DF 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.

#5985DF Color Patterns

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    United Nations Blue Gingham Checks

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    United Nations Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    United Nations Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    United Nations Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    United Nations Blue Leaves Pattern

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    United Nations Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    United Nations Blue Trellis Pattern

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    United Nations 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.