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#5B7584 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Electric Blue

What is hex #5B7584 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5B7584 is Dark Electric Blue. The RGB values are (91, 117, 132) which means it is composed of 27% red, 34% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:31 M:11 Y:0 K:48. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5B7584 has a hue of 202°, 31% saturation and a brightness value of 52%.
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 #5B7584 Color Codes

Color NameDark Electric Blue
RGB Values(91, 117, 132)
CMYK Values(31%, 11%, 0%, 48%)
HSV/HSB Values(202°, 31%, 52%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#A48A7B [Cinereous]
Closest Pantone®5405 C
Closest RAL4012 [Pearl blackberry]
Complementary Color#846A5B [Pastel Brown]
#5B7584 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6F6F6F
Weighted Average (Luma)#717171
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ABABAB

Hex #5B7584 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5B7584. Complementary color is 846A5B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5B7584 is #846A5B which is called Pastel Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5B7584 color is offered by #846A5B. 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 (5B7584, 5B6184 and 5B847F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5B7584 are #5B6184 and #5B847F, called Dark Electric Blue and Wintergreen Dream, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5B7584 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 (5B7584, 845B61 and 847F5B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5B7584 are #845B61 (Deep Taupe) and #847F5B (Shadow). 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 (5B7584, 845B75 and 75845B)

Triadic Palette

#5B7584 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #845B75 (Blackberry) and #75845B (Camouflage Green) along with #5B7584, 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 (5B7584, 845B75, 846A5B and 5B846A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5B7584 has #845B75 (Blackberry), #846A5B (Pastel Brown) and #5B846A (Russian Green). 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 (5B7584, 7F5B84, 846A5B and 61845B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5B7584 contains #7F5B84 (Chinese Violet), #846A5B (Pastel Brown) and #61845B (Axolotl). 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 #5B7584 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5B7584 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 5B7584 Color


  • Transparent 7C919D7C919D
  • Transparent 8C9EA98C9EA9
  • Transparent 9DACB59DACB5
  • Transparent ADBAC2ADBAC2
  • Transparent BDC8CEBDC8CE
  • Transparent CED6DACED6DA
  • Transparent DEE3E6DEE3E6
  • Transparent EFF1F3EFF1F3


  • Transparent 627783627783
  • Transparent 667883667883
  • Transparent 6A79826A7982
  • Transparent 6E7B826E7B82
  • Transparent 717C82717C82
  • Transparent 757D81757D81
  • Transparent 797E81797E81
  • Transparent 7C7F807C7F80


  • Transparent 495E6A495E6A
  • Transparent 40525C40525C
  • Transparent 37464F37464F
  • Transparent 2E3B422E3B42
  • Transparent 242F35242F35
  • Transparent 1B23281B2328
  • Transparent 12171A12171A
  • Transparent 090C0D090C0D

#5B7584 Color Patterns

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