#5F98C2 Hex Code

Color Name: Blue-Gray

What is hex #5F98C2 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5F98C2 is Blue-Gray. The RGB values are (95, 152, 194) which means it is composed of 22% red, 34% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:51 M:22 Y:0 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5F98C2 has a hue of 205°, 51% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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 #5F98C2 Color Codes

Color NameBlue-Gray
RGB Values(95, 152, 194)
CMYK Values(51%, 22%, 0%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 51%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#6699CC
Inverse Color#A0673D [Dark Gold]
Closest Pantone®7454 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#C2895F [Deer]
#5F98C2 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#939393
Desaturated#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Luma)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Hex #5F98C2 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5F98C2. Complementary color is C2895F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5F98C2 is #C2895F which is called Deer. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5F98C2 color is offered by #C2895F. 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 (5F98C2, 5F67C2 and 5FC2BB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5F98C2 are #5F67C2 and #5FC2BB, called Slate Blue and Sea Serpent, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5F98C2 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 (5F98C2, C25F67 and C2BB5F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5F98C2 are #C25F67 (Fuzzy Wuzzy) and #C2BB5F (Vegas Gold). 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 (5F98C2, C25F98 and 98C25F)

Triadic Palette

#5F98C2 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C25F98 (Rose Quartz Pink) and #98C25F (Pistachio) along with #5F98C2, 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 (5F98C2, C25F98, C2895F and 5FC289)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5F98C2 has #C25F98 (Rose Quartz Pink), #C2895F (Deer) and #5FC289 (Emerald). 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 (5F98C2, BB5FC2, C2895F and 67C25F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5F98C2 contains #BB5FC2 (Deep Fuchsia), #C2895F (Deer) and #67C25F (Mantis). 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 #5F98C2 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5F98C2 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.

#5F98C2 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 5F98C2

    Blue-Gray 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.