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Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color

HEX #006973 / RGB (0, 105, 115)

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What is Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color?

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Indigo Blue (RAL Design) has the hex code #006973. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 105, 115), which means it is composed of 0% red, 48% green and 52% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:9 Y:0 K:55. In the HSV/HSB scale, Indigo Blue (RAL Design) has a hue of 185°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 45%.
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.

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) is an RAL Design color with the number 210 40 30. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) hex code is #006973 with equivalent RGB (0, 105, 115). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color Codes

Hex Code#006973
RGB Values(0, 105, 115)
CMYK Values(100%, 9%, 0%, 55%)
HSV/HSB Values(185°, 100%, 45%)
Closest Web Safe#006666
Inverse Color#FF968C [Vivid Tangerine]
Closest Pantone®2238 C
Closest RAL5021 [Water blue]
Complementary Color#730A00 [Barn Red]
Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#494949
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Luma)#535353
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#969696

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 006973. Complementary color is 730A00

Complementary Palette

The complement of Indigo Blue (RAL Design) is Barn Red with the hex code #730A00. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #006973 color is offered by #730A00. 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 (006973, 003073 and 007343)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Indigo Blue (RAL Design) (#006973) are Catalina Blue (#003073) and Dartmouth Green (#007343). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Indigo Blue (RAL Design) with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (006973, 730030 and 734400)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Indigo Blue (RAL Design) (#006973) are #730030 (Imperial Purple) and #734400 (Chocolate (Traditional)). 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 (006973, 730069 and 697300)

Triadic Palette

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #730069 (Philippine Violet) and #697300 (Bronze Yellow) along with #006973 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 (006973, 730069, 730A00 and 00730A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Indigo Blue (RAL Design) has four colors - #730069 (Philippine Violet), #730A00 (Barn Red) and #00730A (Deep Green) in addition to the base color (#006973). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (006973, 430073, 730A00 and 307300)

Square Palette

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) square color palette has #430073 (Indigo), #730A00 (Barn Red) and #307300 (Metallic 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.

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Rainbow color

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Indigo Blue (RAL Design) rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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 Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color


  • Transparent 33878F33878F
  • Transparent 4D969D4D969D
  • Transparent 66A5AB66A5AB
  • Transparent 80B4B980B4B9
  • Transparent 99C3C799C3C7
  • Transparent B3D2D5B3D2D5
  • Transparent CCE1E3CCE1E3
  • Transparent E6F0F1E6F0F1


  • Transparent 1A6E761A6E76
  • Transparent 267077267077
  • Transparent 337278337278
  • Transparent 40757A40757A
  • Transparent 4D777B4D777B
  • Transparent 5A797C5A797C
  • Transparent 667B7D667B7D
  • Transparent 737E7F737E7F


  • Transparent 00545C00545C
  • Transparent 004A51004A51
  • Transparent 003F45003F45
  • Transparent 00353A00353A
  • Transparent 002A2E002A2E
  • Transparent 002023002023
  • Transparent 001517001517
  • Transparent 000B0C000B0C

Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Color Patterns

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Gingham Checks

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Leaves Pattern

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Blue (RAL Design) Plaid Pattern

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