Psychedelic Blue Color

HEX #0038FF / RGB (0, 56, 255)

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What is Psychedelic Blue Color?

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Psychedelic Blue has the hex code #0038FF. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 56, 255), which means it is composed of 0% red, 18% green and 82% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:78 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Psychedelic Blue has a hue of 227°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Psychedelic Blue is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Psychedelic Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#0038FF
RGB Values(0, 56, 255)
CMYK Values(100%, 78%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(227°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#0033FF
Inverse Color#FFC700 [Philippine Yellow]
Closest Pantone®2728 C
Closest RAL5015 [Sky blue]
Complementary Color#FFC700 [Philippine Yellow]
Psychedelic Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#686868
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Luma)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7F7F7F

Psychedelic Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0038FF. Complementary color is FFC700

Complementary Palette

The complement of Psychedelic Blue is Philippine Yellow with the hex code #FFC700. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0038FF color is offered by #FFC700. 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.

0038FF FFC700
Analogous color palette with (0038FF, 4800FF and 00B8FF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Psychedelic Blue (#0038FF) are Electric Ultramarine (#4800FF) and Blue Bolt (#00B8FF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Psychedelic 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.

0038FF 4800FF 00B8FF
Split Complementary color palette with (0038FF, FF4800 and B8FF00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Psychedelic Blue (#0038FF) are #FF4800 (Red-Orange (X11)) and #B8FF00 (Bitter Lime). 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.

0038FF FF4800 B8FF00
Triadic color palette with (0038FF, FF0038 and 38FF00)

Triadic Palette

Psychedelic Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF0038 (Carmine Red) and #38FF00 (Harlequin) along with #0038FF 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 (0038FF, FF0038, FFC700 and 00FFC7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Psychedelic Blue has four colors - #FF0038 (Carmine Red), #FFC700 (Philippine Yellow) and #00FFC7 (Sea Green (Crayola)) in addition to the base color (#0038FF). 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.

0038FF FF0038 FFC700 00FFC7
Square color palette with (0038FF, FF00B8, FFC700 and 00FF48)

Square Palette

Psychedelic Blue square color palette has #FF00B8 (Shocking Pink), #FFC700 (Philippine Yellow) and #00FF48 (Malachite). 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.

0038FF FF00B8 FFC700 00FF48
Rainbow color

Psychedelic Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Psychedelic 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.

0037FF A300FF FF0080 FF5A00 C9FF00 00FF12 00FFEC

Tints, Tones & Shades of Psychedelic Blue Color


  • Transparent 3360FF3360FF
  • Transparent 4D74FF4D74FF
  • Transparent 6688FF6688FF
  • Transparent 809CFF809CFF
  • Transparent 99AFFF99AFFF
  • Transparent B3C3FFB3C3FF
  • Transparent CCD7FFCCD7FF
  • Transparent E6EBFFE6EBFF


  • Transparent 1A46E61A46E6
  • Transparent 264ED9264ED9
  • Transparent 3355CC3355CC
  • Transparent 405CC0405CC0
  • Transparent 4D63B34D63B3
  • Transparent 5A6AA65A6AA6
  • Transparent 667299667299
  • Transparent 73798D73798D


  • Transparent 002DCC002DCC
  • Transparent 0027B30027B3
  • Transparent 002299002299
  • Transparent 001C80001C80
  • Transparent 001666001666
  • Transparent 00114D00114D
  • Transparent 000B33000B33
  • Transparent 00061A00061A

Psychedelic Blue Color Patterns

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    Psychedelic Blue Leaves Pattern

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    Psychedelic Blue Houndstooth Pattern

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    Psychedelic Blue Trellis Pattern

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    Psychedelic Blue Plaid Pattern

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