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Morpho Blue Color

HEX #0399C4 / RGB (3, 153, 196)

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What is Morpho Blue Color?

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Morpho Blue has the hex code #0399C4. The equivalent RGB values are (3, 153, 196), which means it is composed of 1% red, 43% green and 56% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:99 M:22 Y:0 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, Morpho Blue has a hue of 193°, 98% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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.

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Morpho Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#0399C4
RGB Values(3, 153, 196)
CMYK Values(99%, 22%, 0%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(193°, 98%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#0099CC
Inverse Color#FC663B [Smashed Pumpkin]
Closest Pantone®639 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#C42E03 [Mahogany]
Morpho Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#717171
Weighted Average (Luma)#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B3B3B3

Morpho Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0399C4. Complementary color is C42E03

Complementary Palette

The complement of Morpho Blue is Mahogany with the hex code #C42E03. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0399C4 color is offered by #C42E03. 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 (0399C4, 0339C4 and 03C48F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Morpho Blue (#0399C4) are Absolute Zero (Crayola) (#0339C4) and Caribbean Green (#03C48F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Morpho 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 (0399C4, C40339 and C48F03)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Morpho Blue (#0399C4) are #C40339 (Red (NCS)) and #C48F03 (Chinese Gold). 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 (0399C4, C40399 and 99C403)

Triadic Palette

Morpho Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C40399 (Medium Violet-Red) and #99C403 (Limerick) along with #0399C4 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 (0399C4, C40399, C42E03 and 03C42E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Morpho Blue has four colors - #C40399 (Medium Violet-Red), #C42E03 (Mahogany) and #03C42E (Vivid Malachite) in addition to the base color (#0399C4). 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 (0399C4, 8F03C4, C42E03 and 39C403)

Square Palette

Morpho Blue square color palette has #8F03C4 (French Violet), #C42E03 (Mahogany) and #39C403 (Harlequin 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

Morpho Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Morpho 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 Morpho Blue Color


  • Transparent 35ADD035ADD0
  • Transparent 4FB8D64FB8D6
  • Transparent 68C2DC68C2DC
  • Transparent 81CCE281CCE2
  • Transparent 9AD6E79AD6E7
  • Transparent B3E0EDB3E0ED
  • Transparent CDEBF3CDEBF3
  • Transparent E6F5F9E6F5F9


  • Transparent 1C94B61C94B6
  • Transparent 2992B02992B0
  • Transparent 358FA9358FA9
  • Transparent 428DA2428DA2
  • Transparent 4E8A9B4E8A9B
  • Transparent 5B88945B8894
  • Transparent 67858E67858E
  • Transparent 748387748387


  • Transparent 027A9D027A9D
  • Transparent 026B89026B89
  • Transparent 025C76025C76
  • Transparent 024D62024D62
  • Transparent 013D4E013D4E
  • Transparent 012E3B012E3B
  • Transparent 011F27011F27
  • Transparent 000F14000F14

Morpho Blue Color Patterns

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    Morpho Blue Gingham Checks

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    Morpho Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Morpho Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Morpho Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Morpho Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Morpho Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Morpho Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Morpho Blue Plaid Pattern

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