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Indigo Navy Blue Color

HEX #4C5E87 / RGB (76, 94, 135)

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What is Indigo Navy Blue Color?

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Indigo Navy Blue has the hex code #4C5E87. The equivalent RGB values are (76, 94, 135), which means it is composed of 25% red, 31% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:44 M:30 Y:0 K:47. In the HSV/HSB scale, Indigo Navy Blue has a hue of 222°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 53%.
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 Navy Blue is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 280 40 25. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Indigo Navy Blue color hex code is #4C5E87 which can be used along with RGB (76, 94, 135) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Indigo Navy Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#4C5E87
RGB Values(76, 94, 135)
CMYK Values(44%, 30%, 0%, 47%)
HSV/HSB Values(222°, 44%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#336699
Inverse Color#B3A178 [Pale Taupe]
Closest Pantone®7673 C
Closest RAL5023 [Distant blue]
Complementary Color#87754C [Gold Fusion]
Indigo Navy Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#666666
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9D9D9D

Indigo Navy Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4C5E87. Complementary color is 87754C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Indigo Navy Blue is Gold Fusion with the hex code #87754C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4C5E87 color is offered by #87754C. 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 (4C5E87, 584C87 and 4C7C87)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Indigo Navy Blue (#4C5E87) are Purple Navy (#584C87) and Jelly Bean Blue (#4C7C87). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Indigo Navy Blue 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 (4C5E87, 87584C and 7C874C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Indigo Navy Blue (#4C5E87) are #87584C (Spicy Mix) and #7C874C (Gold Fusion). 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 (4C5E87, 874C5E and 5E874C)

Triadic Palette

Indigo Navy Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #874C5E (Deep Ruby) and #5E874C (Middle Green) along with #4C5E87 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 (4C5E87, 874C5E, 87754C and 4C8775)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Indigo Navy Blue has four colors - #874C5E (Deep Ruby), #87754C (Gold Fusion) and #4C8775 (Wintergreen Dream) in addition to the base color (#4C5E87). 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 (4C5E87, 874C7C, 87754C and 4C8758)

Square Palette

Indigo Navy Blue square color palette has #874C7C (Razzmic Berry), #87754C (Gold Fusion) and #4C8758 (Middle 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 Navy Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Indigo Navy Blue 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 Navy Blue Color


  • Transparent 707E9F707E9F
  • Transparent 828EAB828EAB
  • Transparent 949EB7949EB7
  • Transparent A6AFC3A6AFC3
  • Transparent B7BFCFB7BFCF
  • Transparent C9CFDBC9CFDB
  • Transparent DBDFE7DBDFE7
  • Transparent EDEFF3EDEFF3


  • Transparent 566586566586
  • Transparent 5C68855C6885
  • Transparent 616C84616C84
  • Transparent 666F84666F84
  • Transparent 6B72836B7283
  • Transparent 707682707682
  • Transparent 767981767981
  • Transparent 7B7D817B7D81


  • Transparent 3D4B6C3D4B6C
  • Transparent 35425F35425F
  • Transparent 2E38512E3851
  • Transparent 262F44262F44
  • Transparent 1E26361E2636
  • Transparent 171C29171C29
  • Transparent 0F131B0F131B
  • Transparent 08090E08090E

Indigo Navy Blue Color Patterns

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    Indigo Navy Blue Gingham Checks

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    Indigo Navy Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Indigo Navy Blue Polka Dots Pattern

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    Indigo Navy Blue Honeycomb Pattern

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    Indigo Navy Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Navy Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Navy Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Navy Blue Plaid Pattern

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