Navy Blue Color

HEX #2D2363 / RGB (45, 35, 99)

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What is Navy Blue Color?

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Navy Blue has the hex code #2D2363. The equivalent RGB values are (45, 35, 99), which means it is composed of 25% red, 20% green and 55% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:55 M:65 Y:0 K:61. In the HSV/HSB scale, Navy Blue has a hue of 249°, 65% saturation and a brightness value of 39%.
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.

Traditional navy blue is a dark violet-blue color. It is different from navy of web and X11 color lists. To apply it on web pages with HTML and CSS, put in the hex, RGB or HSL color values. Please note that the navy blue CMYK values displayed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Navy Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#2D2363
RGB Values(45, 35, 99)
CMYK Values(55%, 65%, 0%, 61%)
HSV/HSB Values(249°, 65%, 39%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D2DC9C [Medium Spring Bud]
Closest Pantone®273 C
Closest RAL5022 [Night blue]
Complementary Color#596323 [Soldier Green]
Navy Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3C3C3C
Desaturated#434343
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Luma)#2A2A2A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6D6D6D

Navy Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2D2363. Complementary color is 596323

Complementary Palette

The complement of Navy Blue is Soldier Green with the hex code #596323. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2D2363 color is offered by #596323. 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 (2D2363, 4D2363 and 233963)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Navy Blue (#2D2363) are American Purple (#4D2363) and Indigo (Rainbow) (#233963). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of 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 (2D2363, 634D23 and 396323)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Navy Blue (#2D2363) are #634D23 (Dark Brown) and #396323 (Mughal 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 (2D2363, 632D23 and 23632D)

Triadic Palette

Navy Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #632D23 (Liver (Organ)) and #23632D (Mughal Green) along with #2D2363 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 (2D2363, 632D23, 596323 and 235963)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Navy Blue has four colors - #632D23 (Liver (Organ)), #596323 (Soldier Green) and #235963 (Police Blue) in addition to the base color (#2D2363). 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 (2D2363, 632339, 596323 and 23634D)

Square Palette

Navy Blue square color palette has #632339 (Brown Chocolate), #596323 (Soldier Green) and #23634D (Dark Spring 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

Navy Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our 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 Navy Blue Color

Tints

  • Transparent 574F82574F82
  • Transparent 6C65926C6592
  • Transparent 817BA1817BA1
  • Transparent 9691B19691B1
  • Transparent ABA7C1ABA7C1
  • Transparent C0BDD0C0BDD0
  • Transparent D5D3E0D5D3E0
  • Transparent EAE9EFEAE9EF

Tones

  • Transparent 3E36693E3669
  • Transparent 463F6C463F6C
  • Transparent 4E486F4E486F
  • Transparent 575272575272
  • Transparent 5F5B745F5B74
  • Transparent 676477676477
  • Transparent 6F6D7A6F6D7A
  • Transparent 78777D78777D

Shades

  • Transparent 241C4F241C4F
  • Transparent 201945201945
  • Transparent 1B153B1B153B
  • Transparent 171232171232
  • Transparent 120E28120E28
  • Transparent 0E0B1E0E0B1E
  • Transparent 090714090714
  • Transparent 05040A05040A

Navy Blue Color Patterns

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    Navy Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy Blue Plaid Pattern


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