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Golang Gopher Blue Brand Color

Color Name: Golang Gopher Blue
Hex Color Code: #00ADD8
RGB Color Code: RGB(0, 173, 216)
CMYK Values: CMYK(73%, 11%, 7%, 0)
Pantone PMS 638 C

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Golang (Go programming language), simply called Go, is a statically typed, compiled programming language designed by Google. Gopher is the Go language icon. Gopher Blue is the official brand color of the Go logo and Gopher Icon. Read more about Go color and brand guidelines here.

What color is Golang Gopher Blue?

Golang Gopher Blue color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Golang Gopher Blue is #00ADD8, and the RGB color code is RGB(0, 173, 216).

In the RGB color model, Golang Gopher Blue has a red value of 0, a green value of 173, and a blue value of 216. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 100.0% cyan, 19.9% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 15.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 191.9° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 42.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Golang Gopher Blue has a hue of 191.9° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 84.7 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Golang Gopher Blue (Other - Brand) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(0, 173, 216)

Red 0 (0.0%)
Green 173 (67.8%)
Blue 216 (84.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 191.94°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 42.35 %.
LRV ~ 34.8 %
Munsell Color System 2.5B 6.0/12
XYZ X : 27.34
Y : 34.85
Z : 70.25
YXY Y1 : 34.85
X : 0.21
Y2 : 0.26
CMY C : 100.00%
M : 32.16%
Y : 15.29%


Cyan 73%
Magenta 11%
Yellow 7%
Key 0%


Hue 191.94°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 84.71 %.
CIE-Lab L : 65.63
A : -21.79
B : -32.08
CIE-Lch L : 65.63
C : 38.78
H : 235.81
CIE-Luv L : 65.63
U : -46.16
V : -47.87
Hunter-Lab L : 59.03
A : -20.63
B : -29.24

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Color Combinations

Golang Gopher Blue - #00ADD8 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 Golang Gopher 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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Golang Gopher Blue - #00ADD8 Tints and Shades

Golang Gopher Blue #00add8 Shades

Golang Gopher Blue #00add8 Tints

Color Images

Golang Gopher Blue - #00ADD8 Color Images and Patterns

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