#5F84E1 Hex Code

Color Name: United Nations Blue

What is hex #5F84E1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5F84E1 is United Nations Blue. The RGB values are (95, 132, 225) which means it is composed of 21% red, 29% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:58 M:41 Y:0 K:12. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5F84E1 has a hue of 223°, 58% saturation and a brightness value of 88%.
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 #5F84E1 Color Codes

Color NameUnited Nations Blue
RGB Values(95, 132, 225)
CMYK Values(58%, 41%, 0%, 12%)
HSV/HSB Values(223°, 58%, 88%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#A07B1E [Bistre Brown]
Closest Pantone®2718 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#E1BC5F [Sunray]
#5F84E1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#979797
Weighted Average (Most Common)#838383
Weighted Average (Luma)#838383
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Hex #5F84E1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5F84E1. Complementary color is E1BC5F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5F84E1 is #E1BC5F 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 #5F84E1 color is offered by #E1BC5F. 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 (5F84E1, 7B5FE1 and 5FC5E1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5F84E1 are #7B5FE1 and #5FC5E1, called Medium Slate Blue and Blue Jeans, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5F84E1 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 (5F84E1, E17B5F and C5E15F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5F84E1 are #E17B5F (Terra Cotta) and #C5E15F (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 (5F84E1, E15F84 and 84E15F)

Triadic Palette

#5F84E1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #E15F84 (Blush) and #84E15F (Pastel Green) along with #5F84E1, 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 (5F84E1, E15F84, E1BC5F and 5FE1BC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5F84E1 has #E15F84 (Blush), #E1BC5F (Sunray) and #5FE1BC (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 (5F84E1, E15FC5, E1BC5F and 5FE17B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5F84E1 contains #E15FC5 (Orchid), #E1BC5F (Sunray) and #5FE17B (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 #5F84E1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5F84E1 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.

Shades of United Nations Blue Color


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#5F84E1 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 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.