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Delft blue Color

Color Name: Delft blue
Hex Color Code: #1F305E
RGB Color Code: RGB(31, 48, 94)
CMYK Values *: 67.02%, 48.94%, 0.00%, 63.14%

Delft Blue color name is derived from the Dutch pottery Delftware, also known simply as "Delft Blue".

What color is Delft blue?

Delft blue color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Delft blue is #1F305E, and the RGB color code is RGB(31, 48, 94).

In the RGB color model, Delft blue has a red value of 31, a green value of 48, and a blue value of 94. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 67.0% cyan, 48.9% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 63.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 223.8° (degrees), 50.4 % saturation, and 24.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Delft blue has a hue of 223.8° (degrees), 67.0 % saturation and 36.9 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Delft blue color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(31, 48, 94)

Red 31 (12.2%)
Green 48 (18.8%)
Blue 94 (36.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Cyan 67.02%
Magenta 48.94%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 63.14%


Hue 223.81°
Saturation 50.40 %.
Lightness 24.51 %.


Hue 223.81°
Saturation 67.02 %.
Brightness / Value 36.86 %.
LRV ~ 3.2 %
Munsell Color System 6.1PB 2.0/6.2
XYZ X : 3.64
Y : 3.21
Z : 11.02
YXY Y1 : 3.21
X : 0.2
Y2 : 0.18
CMY C : 87.84%
M : 81.18%
Y : 63.14%
CIE-Lab L : 20.88
A : 9.61
B : -29.61
CIE-Lch L : 20.88
C : 31.14
H : 287.98
CIE-Luv L : 20.88
U : -7.12
V : -34.66
Hunter-Lab L : 17.93
A : 4.9
B : -23.89

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Color Combinations

Delft blue - #1F305E Color Schemes and Palettes

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Delft blue. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette


Tetradic Color Scheme Palette


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