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Synthetic Blue Color

HEX #142B6B / RGB (20, 43, 107)

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What is Synthetic Blue Color?

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Synthetic Blue has the hex code #142B6B. The equivalent RGB values are (20, 43, 107), which means it is composed of 12% red, 25% green and 63% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:81 M:60 Y:0 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, Synthetic Blue has a hue of 224°, 81% 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.

Synthetic 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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Synthetic Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#142B6B
RGB Values(20, 43, 107)
CMYK Values(81%, 60%, 0%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(224°, 81%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#003366
Inverse Color#EBD494 [Flax]
Closest Pantone®2756 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#6B5414 [Field Drab]
Synthetic Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#393939
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Luma)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6E6E6E

Synthetic Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 142B6B. Complementary color is 6B5414

Complementary Palette

The complement of Synthetic Blue is Field Drab with the hex code #6B5414. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #142B6B color is offered by #6B5414. 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 (142B6B, 29146B and 14576B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Synthetic Blue (#142B6B) are Persian Indigo (#29146B) and Blue Sapphire (#14576B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Synthetic 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 (142B6B, 6B2914 and 576B14)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Synthetic Blue (#142B6B) are #6B2914 (Liver (Organ)) and #576B14 (Antique Bronze). 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 (142B6B, 6B142B and 2B6B14)

Triadic Palette

Synthetic Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6B142B (Brown Chocolate) and #2B6B14 (Metallic Green) along with #142B6B 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 (142B6B, 6B142B, 6B5414 and 146B54)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Synthetic Blue has four colors - #6B142B (Brown Chocolate), #6B5414 (Field Drab) and #146B54 (Dark Spring Green) in addition to the base color (#142B6B). 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 (142B6B, 6B1456, 6B5414 and 146B29)

Square Palette

Synthetic Blue square color palette has #6B1456 (Pansy Purple), #6B5414 (Field Drab) and #146B29 (La Salle 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

Synthetic Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Synthetic 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.

142B6B 47146B 6B1444 6B2F14 5D6B14 146B16 146B60

Tints, Tones & Shades of Synthetic Blue Color


  • Transparent 435589435589
  • Transparent 5B6B975B6B97
  • Transparent 7280A67280A6
  • Transparent 8A95B58A95B5
  • Transparent A1AAC4A1AAC4
  • Transparent B9BFD3B9BFD3
  • Transparent D0D5E1D0D5E1
  • Transparent E8EAF0E8EAF0


  • Transparent 2A3C6F2A3C6F
  • Transparent 344571344571
  • Transparent 3F4D733F4D73
  • Transparent 4A56764A5676
  • Transparent 555E78555E78
  • Transparent 60677A60677A
  • Transparent 6A6F7C6A6F7C
  • Transparent 75787E75787E


  • Transparent 102256102256
  • Transparent 0E1E4B0E1E4B
  • Transparent 0C1A400C1A40
  • Transparent 0A16360A1636
  • Transparent 08112B08112B
  • Transparent 060D20060D20
  • Transparent 040915040915
  • Transparent 02040B02040B

Synthetic Blue Color Patterns

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    Synthetic Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Synthetic Blue Plaid Pattern

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