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Indigo Ocean Color

HEX #485479 / RGB (72, 84, 121)


What is Indigo Ocean Color?

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Indigo Ocean has the hex code #485479. The equivalent RGB values are (72, 84, 121), which means it is composed of 26% red, 30% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:41 M:31 Y:0 K:53. In the HSV/HSB scale, Indigo Ocean has a hue of 225°, 40% saturation and a brightness value of 47%.
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 Ocean is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Indigo Ocean CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Indigo Ocean Color Codes

Hex Code#485479
RGB Values(72, 84, 121)
CMYK Values(41%, 31%, 0%, 53%)
HSV/HSB Values(225°, 40%, 47%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#B7AB86 [Ecru]
Closest Pantone®5275 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#796D48 [Boy Red]
Indigo Ocean Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#545454
Weighted Average (Luma)#545454
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#969696

Indigo Ocean Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 485479. Complementary color is 796D48

Complementary Palette

The complement of Indigo Ocean is Boy Red with the hex code #796D48. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #485479 color is offered by #796D48. 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 (485479, 554879 and 486D79)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Indigo Ocean (#485479) are Cyber Grape (#554879) and Dark Electric Blue (#486D79). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Indigo Ocean 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 (485479, 795548 and 6D7948)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Indigo Ocean (#485479) are #795548 (Tuscan Red) and #6D7948 (Boy Red). 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 (485479, 794854 and 547948)

Triadic Palette

Indigo Ocean triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #794854 (Tuscan Red) and #547948 (Fern Green) along with #485479 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 (485479, 794854, 796D48 and 48796D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Indigo Ocean has four colors - #794854 (Tuscan Red), #796D48 (Boy Red) and #48796D (Hooker's Green) in addition to the base color (#485479). 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 (485479, 79486D, 796D48 and 487955)

Square Palette

Indigo Ocean square color palette has #79486D (Twilight Lavender), #796D48 (Boy Red) and #487955 (Amazon). 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 Ocean Color Rainbow Palette

Our Indigo Ocean 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 Ocean Color


  • Transparent 6D76946D7694
  • Transparent 7F87A17F87A1
  • Transparent 9198AF9198AF
  • Transparent A4AABCA4AABC
  • Transparent B6BBC9B6BBC9
  • Transparent C8CCD7C8CCD7
  • Transparent DADDE4DADDE4
  • Transparent EDEEF2EDEEF2


  • Transparent 535D7A535D7A
  • Transparent 59617B59617B
  • Transparent 5E667C5E667C
  • Transparent 646A7D646A7D
  • Transparent 6A6E7D6A6E7D
  • Transparent 6F737E6F737E
  • Transparent 75777F75777F
  • Transparent 7A7C7F7A7C7F


  • Transparent 3A43613A4361
  • Transparent 323B55323B55
  • Transparent 2B32492B3249
  • Transparent 242A3D242A3D
  • Transparent 1D22301D2230
  • Transparent 161924161924
  • Transparent 0E11180E1118
  • Transparent 07080C07080C

Indigo Ocean Color Patterns

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    Indigo Ocean Gingham Checks

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    Indigo Ocean Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Indigo Ocean Polka Dots Pattern

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    Indigo Ocean Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Ocean Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Ocean Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Ocean Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Ocean Plaid Pattern

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