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Muted Navy Blue Color

HEX #4B456B / RGB (75, 69, 107)

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What is Muted Navy Blue Color?

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Muted Navy Blue has the hex code #4B456B. The equivalent RGB values are (75, 69, 107), which means it is composed of 30% red, 27% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:30 M:36 Y:0 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, Muted Navy Blue has a hue of 249°, 36% saturation and a brightness value of 42%.
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.

Muted Navy Blue color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, muted navy blue 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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Muted Navy Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#4B456B
RGB Values(75, 69, 107)
CMYK Values(30%, 36%, 0%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(249°, 36%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#B4BA94 [Sage]
Closest Pantone®5265 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#656B45 [Boy Red]
Muted Navy Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#545454
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Luma)#494949
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8D8D8D

Muted Navy Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4B456B. Complementary color is 656B45

Complementary Palette

The complement of Muted Navy Blue is Boy Red with the hex code #656B45. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4B456B color is offered by #656B45. 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 (4B456B, 5E456B and 45526B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Muted Navy Blue (#4B456B) are Cyber Grape (#5E456B) and Independence (#45526B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Muted Navy 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 (4B456B, 6B5E45 and 526B45)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Muted Navy Blue (#4B456B) are #6B5E45 (Quincy) and #526B45 (Fern 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 (4B456B, 6B4B45 and 456B4B)

Triadic Palette

Muted Navy Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6B4B45 (Liver) and #456B4B (Feldgrau) along with #4B456B 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 (4B456B, 6B4B45, 656B45 and 45656B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Muted Navy Blue has four colors - #6B4B45 (Liver), #656B45 (Boy Red) and #45656B (Deep Space Sparkle) in addition to the base color (#4B456B). 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 (4B456B, 6B4552, 656B45 and 456B5E)

Square Palette

Muted Navy Blue square color palette has #6B4552 (Deep Tuscan Red), #656B45 (Boy Red) and #456B5E (Stormcloud). 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

Muted Navy Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Muted Navy 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 Muted Navy Blue Color


  • Transparent 6F6A896F6A89
  • Transparent 817D97817D97
  • Transparent 938FA6938FA6
  • Transparent A5A2B5A5A2B5
  • Transparent B7B5C4B7B5C4
  • Transparent C9C7D3C9C7D3
  • Transparent DBDAE1DBDAE1
  • Transparent EDECF0EDECF0


  • Transparent 56516F56516F
  • Transparent 5B57715B5771
  • Transparent 605D73605D73
  • Transparent 666376666376
  • Transparent 6B68786B6878
  • Transparent 706E7A706E7A
  • Transparent 75747C75747C
  • Transparent 7B7A7E7B7A7E


  • Transparent 3C37563C3756
  • Transparent 35304B35304B
  • Transparent 2D29402D2940
  • Transparent 262336262336
  • Transparent 1E1C2B1E1C2B
  • Transparent 171520171520
  • Transparent 0F0E150F0E15
  • Transparent 08070B08070B

Muted Navy Blue Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Navy Blue Plaid Pattern

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