Description and conversion results of color #001a3f

It is a very dark azure color having an approximate luminance of 10%. It has a hue value of 215° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Oxford Blue, Space Cadet, Royal Blue (dark), Prussian Blue, Yale Blue, Russian Violet, Eigengrau, Indigo Dye, Dark Purple and Rich Black (FOGRA29). A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #001a3f to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(0, 26, 63)
#001a3f
hsl(215.2, 100%, 12.4%)
hsv(215.2, 100%, 24.7%)
lab(9.8, 7.4, -26.4)
xyz(1.3, 1.1, 4.8)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 282 C
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Pantone 289 C
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Pantone 2767 C
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RAL 640-1
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RAL 5013
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RAL 5011
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Sherwin-Williams 9178
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Sherwin-Williams 6545
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Sherwin-Williams 9179
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #001a3f color. This process results a scale from a very dark azure color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Independence, Purple Navy, YInMn Blue, Dark Cornflower Blue, Rhythm, Slate Gray, Dark Blue-gray, Roman Silver, Manatee, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Silver (Metallic), Wild Blue Yonder, Gainsboro, Light Gray, Lavender Gray and Platinum.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #001a3f color. This process results a scale from a very dark azure color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Oxford Blue, Space Cadet, Eigengrau, Prussian Blue, Rich Black (FOGRA29), Rich Black (FOGRA39) and Black.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #001a3f color. This process results a scale from a very dark azure color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Oxford Blue, Space Cadet, Eigengrau, Prussian Blue, Rich Black (FOGRA29), Raisin Black and Eerie Black.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold colors. There are variants of cyan, azure, blue, violet and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Dark Slate Gray, Pewter Blue, Cadet Grey, Indigo Dye, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Purple Navy, Dark Cornflower Blue, Maximum Blue Purple, Blue Bell, English Violet, Japanese Violet, Lilac, Wisteria, Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Kobi and Charm Pink.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of azure, blue and yellow colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Space Cadet, Yale Blue, Glaucous, Rhythm, Periwinkle, Lavender Blue, Olive Drab 7, Rifle Green, Artichoke, Shadow, Parchment and Bone.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of blue, green and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Purple Navy, Dark Cornflower Blue, Maximum Blue Purple, Wild Blue Yonder, English Green, Brunswick Green, Cambridge Blue, Morning Blue, Bole, Rose Ebony, Antique Brass and Pastel Pink.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of blue, red, yellow and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Purple Navy, Dark Cornflower Blue, Maximum Blue Purple, Wild Blue Yonder, Catawba, Wine, Pastel Pink, Mauvelous, Rifle Green, Olive Drab 7, Sage, Laurel Green, Dark Slate Gray, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Opal and Morning Blue.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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