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Midnight Navy Color

HEX #1B2452 / RGB (27, 36, 82)

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What is Midnight Navy Color?

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Midnight Navy has the hex code #1B2452. The equivalent RGB values are (27, 36, 82), which means it is composed of 19% red, 25% green and 57% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:67 M:56 Y:0 K:68. In the HSV/HSB scale, Midnight Navy has a hue of 230°, 67% saturation and a brightness value of 32%.
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.

Midnight Navy color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Midnight Navy can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Midnight Navy Color Codes

Hex Code#1B2452
RGB Values(27, 36, 82)
CMYK Values(67%, 56%, 0%, 68%)
HSV/HSB Values(230°, 67%, 32%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#E4DBAD [Cookies And Cream]
Closest Pantone®2767 C
Closest RAL5026 [Pearl night blue]
Complementary Color#52491B [Army Green]
Midnight Navy Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#303030
Weighted Average (Most Common)#262626
Weighted Average (Luma)#252525
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#676767

Midnight Navy Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1B2452. Complementary color is 52491B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Midnight Navy is Army Green with the hex code #52491B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1B2452 color is offered by #52491B. 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 (1B2452, 2E1B52 and 1B4052)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Midnight Navy (#1B2452) are Russian Violet (#2E1B52) and Japanese Indigo (#1B4052). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Midnight Navy 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 (1B2452, 522E1B and 40521B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Midnight Navy (#1B2452) are #522E1B (Caput Mortuum) and #40521B (Army 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 (1B2452, 521B24 and 24521B)

Triadic Palette

Midnight Navy triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #521B24 (Caput Mortuum) and #24521B (Cal Poly Pomona Green) along with #1B2452 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 (1B2452, 521B24, 52491B and 1B5249)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Midnight Navy has four colors - #521B24 (Caput Mortuum), #52491B (Army Green) and #1B5249 (Brunswick Green) in addition to the base color (#1B2452). 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 (1B2452, 521B40, 52491B and 1B522E)

Square Palette

Midnight Navy square color palette has #521B40 (Brown Chocolate), #52491B (Army Green) and #1B522E (Cal Poly Pomona 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

Midnight Navy Color Rainbow Palette

Our Midnight Navy 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.

1B2452 411B52 521B34 52311B 44521B 1B5222 1B5251

Tints, Tones & Shades of Midnight Navy Color


  • Transparent 495075495075
  • Transparent 5F66865F6686
  • Transparent 767C97767C97
  • Transparent 8D92A98D92A9
  • Transparent A4A7BAA4A7BA
  • Transparent BBBDCBBBBDCB
  • Transparent D1D3DCD1D3DC
  • Transparent E8E9EEE8E9EE


  • Transparent 2F365B2F365B
  • Transparent 394060394060
  • Transparent 434964434964
  • Transparent 4E52694E5269
  • Transparent 585B6E585B6E
  • Transparent 626472626472
  • Transparent 6C6E776C6E77
  • Transparent 76777B76777B


  • Transparent 161D42161D42
  • Transparent 131939131939
  • Transparent 101631101631
  • Transparent 0E12290E1229
  • Transparent 0B0E210B0E21
  • Transparent 080B19080B19
  • Transparent 050710050710
  • Transparent 030408030408

Midnight Navy Color Patterns

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    Midnight Navy Gingham Checks

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    Midnight Navy Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Midnight Navy Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Midnight Navy Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Midnight Navy Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Midnight Navy Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Midnight Navy Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Midnight Navy Plaid Pattern

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