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Navy CMYK Color

HEX #2F2B75 / RGB (47, 43, 117)

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What is Navy CMYK Color?

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In the CMYK color model, navy has the values (90, 90, 0, 30). This means there is 90 of cyan, 90 of magenta, 30 of black and 0 of yellow. The closest hex code of the color is #2F2B75 with RGB equivalent values (47, 43, 117). The CMYK system is the backbone of the color printing technology found in both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K).

Please understand that the hex code of the navy CMYK mentioned on this page is only an approximation. Hexadecimal and RGB color values are for screen and digital media while the CMYK model is used for printing and, therefore, the conversion of one to another is not perfect.

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Navy CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#2F2B75
RGB Values(47, 43, 117)
CMYK Values(90%, 90%, 0%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(243°, 63%, 46%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D0D48A [Medium Spring Bud]
Closest Pantone®3591 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#71752B [Mustard Green]
Navy CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#454545
Weighted Average (Most Common)#343434
Weighted Average (Luma)#313131
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#757575

Navy CMYK Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2F2B75. Complementary color is 71752B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Navy CMYK is Mustard Green with the hex code #71752B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2F2B75 color is offered by #71752B. 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 (2F2B75, 542B75 and 2B4C75)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Navy CMYK (#2F2B75) are Regalia (#542B75) and Metallic Blue (#2B4C75). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Navy CMYK 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 (2F2B75, 75542B and 4C752B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Navy CMYK (#2F2B75) are #75542B (Coffee) and #4C752B (Sap 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 (2F2B75, 752F2B and 2B752F)

Triadic Palette

Navy CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #752F2B (Garnet) and #2B752F (Japanese Laurel) along with #2F2B75 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 (2F2B75, 752F2B, 71752B and 2B7175)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Navy CMYK has four colors - #752F2B (Garnet), #71752B (Mustard Green) and #2B7175 (Myrtle Green) in addition to the base color (#2F2B75). 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 (2F2B75, 752B4C, 71752B and 2B7554)

Square Palette

Navy CMYK square color palette has #752B4C (Catawba), #71752B (Mustard Green) and #2B7554 (Amazon). 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 CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Navy CMYK 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.

2F2B75 6E2B75 752B3C 75592B 52752B 2B7544 2B6775

Tints, Tones & Shades of Navy CMYK Color


  • Transparent 595591595591
  • Transparent 6D6B9E6D6B9E
  • Transparent 8280AC8280AC
  • Transparent 9795BA9795BA
  • Transparent ACAAC8ACAAC8
  • Transparent C1BFD6C1BFD6
  • Transparent D5D5E3D5D5E3
  • Transparent EAEAF1EAEAF1


  • Transparent 3F3C773F3C77
  • Transparent 474578474578
  • Transparent 4F4D794F4D79
  • Transparent 58567B58567B
  • Transparent 605E7C605E7C
  • Transparent 68677D68677D
  • Transparent 706F7E706F7E
  • Transparent 78787F78787F


  • Transparent 26225E26225E
  • Transparent 211E52211E52
  • Transparent 1C1A461C1A46
  • Transparent 18163B18163B
  • Transparent 13112F13112F
  • Transparent 0E0D230E0D23
  • Transparent 090917090917
  • Transparent 05040C05040C

Navy CMYK Color Patterns

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    Navy CMYK Gingham Checks

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    Navy CMYK Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy CMYK Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy CMYK Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy CMYK Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Navy CMYK Plaid Pattern

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