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Intense Sapphire Blue Color

HEX #1C2F68 / RGB (28, 47, 104)

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What is Intense Sapphire Blue Color?

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Intense Sapphire Blue has the hex code #1C2F68. The equivalent RGB values are (28, 47, 104), which means it is composed of 16% red, 26% green and 58% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:73 M:55 Y:0 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, Intense Sapphire Blue has a hue of 225°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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.

Intense Sapphire Blue 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Intense Sapphire Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#1C2F68
RGB Values(28, 47, 104)
CMYK Values(73%, 55%, 0%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(225°, 73%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#E3D097 [Gold (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®534 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#68551C [Field Drab]
Intense Sapphire Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3C3C3C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#303030
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#737373

Intense Sapphire Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1C2F68. Complementary color is 68551C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Intense Sapphire Blue is Field Drab with the hex code #68551C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1C2F68 color is offered by #68551C. 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 (1C2F68, 2F1C68 and 1C5568)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Intense Sapphire Blue (#1C2F68) are Persian Indigo (#2F1C68) and Police Blue (#1C5568). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Intense Sapphire 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 (1C2F68, 682F1C and 55681C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Intense Sapphire Blue (#1C2F68) are #682F1C (Liver (Organ)) and #55681C (Dark Moss Green). 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 (1C2F68, 681C2F and 2F681C)

Triadic Palette

Intense Sapphire Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #681C2F (Brown Chocolate) and #2F681C (Mughal Green) along with #1C2F68 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 (1C2F68, 681C2F, 68551C and 1C6855)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Intense Sapphire Blue has four colors - #681C2F (Brown Chocolate), #68551C (Field Drab) and #1C6855 (Dark Spring Green) in addition to the base color (#1C2F68). 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 (1C2F68, 681C55, 68551C and 1C682F)

Square Palette

Intense Sapphire Blue square color palette has #681C55 (Palatinate Purple), #68551C (Field Drab) and #1C682F (Mughal 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

Intense Sapphire Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Intense Sapphire 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 Intense Sapphire Blue Color


  • Transparent 495986495986
  • Transparent 606D95606D95
  • Transparent 7782A47782A4
  • Transparent 8E97B48E97B4
  • Transparent A4ACC3A4ACC3
  • Transparent BBC1D2BBC1D2
  • Transparent D2D5E1D2D5E1
  • Transparent E8EAF0E8EAF0


  • Transparent 303F6D303F6D
  • Transparent 3A476F3A476F
  • Transparent 444F72444F72
  • Transparent 4E58744E5874
  • Transparent 586076586076
  • Transparent 626879626879
  • Transparent 6C707B6C707B
  • Transparent 76787E76787E


  • Transparent 162653162653
  • Transparent 142149142149
  • Transparent 111C3E111C3E
  • Transparent 0E18340E1834
  • Transparent 0B132A0B132A
  • Transparent 080E1F080E1F
  • Transparent 060915060915
  • Transparent 03050A03050A

Intense Sapphire Blue Color Patterns

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    Intense Sapphire Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Sapphire Blue Plaid Pattern

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