#5E84D3 Hex Code

Color Name: United Nations Blue

What is hex #5E84D3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5E84D3 is United Nations Blue. The RGB values are (94, 132, 211) which means it is composed of 22% red, 30% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:55 M:37 Y:0 K:17. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5E84D3 has a hue of 221°, 55% saturation and a brightness value of 83%.
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 #5E84D3 Color Codes

Color NameUnited Nations Blue
RGB Values(94, 132, 211)
CMYK Values(55%, 37%, 0%, 17%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 55%, 83%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#A17B2C [Metallic Sunburst]
Closest Pantone®2718 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#D3AD5E [Earth Yellow]
#5E84D3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Desaturated#999999
Weighted Average (Most Common)#818181
Weighted Average (Luma)#828282
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Hex #5E84D3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5E84D3. Complementary color is D3AD5E

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5E84D3 is #D3AD5E which is called Earth Yellow. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5E84D3 color is offered by #D3AD5E. 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 (5E84D3, 735ED3 and 5EBFD3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5E84D3 are #735ED3 and #5EBFD3, called Slate Blue and Sea Serpent, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5E84D3 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 (5E84D3, D3735E and BFD35E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5E84D3 are #D3735E (Terra Cotta) and #BFD35E (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.

Triadic color palette with (5E84D3, D35E84 and 84D35E)

Triadic Palette

#5E84D3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D35E84 (Cinnamon Satin) and #84D35E (Mantis) along with #5E84D3, 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 (5E84D3, D35E84, D3AD5E and 5ED3AD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5E84D3 has #D35E84 (Cinnamon Satin), #D3AD5E (Earth Yellow) and #5ED3AD (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 (5E84D3, D35EBF, D3AD5E and 5ED373)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5E84D3 contains #D35EBF (Deep Fuchsia), #D3AD5E (Earth Yellow) and #5ED373 (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 #5E84D3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5E84D3 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.

#5E84D3 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 5E84D3

    United Nations Blue trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 5E84D3

    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.