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Linen Blue Color

HEX #1D6383 / RGB (29, 99, 131)

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What is Linen Blue Color?

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Linen Blue has the hex code #1D6383. The equivalent RGB values are (29, 99, 131), which means it is composed of 11% red, 38% green and 51% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:78 M:25 Y:0 K:49. In the HSV/HSB scale, Linen Blue has a hue of 199°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 51%.
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.

Linen Blue is an RAL Design color with the number 250 40 25. 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.

Linen Blue hex code is #1D6383 with equivalent RGB (29, 99, 131). 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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Linen Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#1D6383
RGB Values(29, 99, 131)
CMYK Values(78%, 25%, 0%, 49%)
HSV/HSB Values(199°, 78%, 51%)
Closest Web Safe#336699
Inverse Color#E29C7C [Dark Salmon]
Closest Pantone®7700 C
Closest RAL5019 [Capri blue]
Complementary Color#833D1D [Russet]
Linen Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#565656
Weighted Average (Most Common)#525252
Weighted Average (Luma)#565656
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#989898

Linen Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1D6383. Complementary color is 833D1D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Linen Blue is Russet with the hex code #833D1D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1D6383 color is offered by #833D1D. 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 (1D6383, 1D3083 and 1D8370)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Linen Blue (#1D6383) are St. Patrick's Blue (#1D3083) and Celadon Green (#1D8370). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Linen 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 (1D6383, 831D30 and 83701D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Linen Blue (#1D6383) are #831D30 (Antique Ruby) and #83701D (Bistre Brown). 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 (1D6383, 831D63 and 63831D)

Triadic Palette

Linen Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #831D63 (Dark Raspberry) and #63831D (Olive Drab (#3)) along with #1D6383 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 (1D6383, 831D63, 833D1D and 1D833D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Linen Blue has four colors - #831D63 (Dark Raspberry), #833D1D (Russet) and #1D833D (Salem) in addition to the base color (#1D6383). 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 (1D6383, 701D83, 833D1D and 30831D)

Square Palette

Linen Blue square color palette has #701D83 (Eminence), #833D1D (Russet) and #30831D (Forest Green (Web)). 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

Linen Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Linen 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 Linen Blue Color


  • Transparent 4A829C4A829C
  • Transparent 6192A86192A8
  • Transparent 77A1B577A1B5
  • Transparent 8EB1C18EB1C1
  • Transparent A5C1CDA5C1CD
  • Transparent BBD0DABBD0DA
  • Transparent D2E0E6D2E0E6
  • Transparent E8EFF3E8EFF3


  • Transparent 316982316982
  • Transparent 3B6C823B6C82
  • Transparent 456F82456F82
  • Transparent 4F72824F7282
  • Transparent 587481587481
  • Transparent 627781627781
  • Transparent 6C7A816C7A81
  • Transparent 767D80767D80


  • Transparent 174F69174F69
  • Transparent 14455C14455C
  • Transparent 113B4F113B4F
  • Transparent 0F32420F3242
  • Transparent 0C28340C2834
  • Transparent 091E27091E27
  • Transparent 06141A06141A
  • Transparent 030A0D030A0D

Linen Blue Color Patterns

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    Linen Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Linen Blue Plaid Pattern

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