Color Name: Indigo
Hex Color Code: #4B0082
RGB Color Code: RGB(75, 0, 130)
CMYK Values *: 42.3%, 100.0%, 0.0%, 49.0%




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Indigo is one of the seven colors of the rainbow, the color between blue and violet. Indigo gets its name from the plant named indigo was once used for dyeing cloth.

What color is Indigo?

Indigo color belongs to the Violet color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Indigo is #4B0082, and the RGB color code is RGB(75, 0, 130).

In the RGB color model, Indigo has a red value of 75, a green value of 0, and a blue value of 130. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 42.3% cyan, 100.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 49.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 274.6° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 25.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Indigo has a hue of 274.6° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 51.0 % brightness/value.

Indigo is cool or warm?

Indigo is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(75, 0, 130)

Red 75 (29.4%)
Green 0 (0.0%)
Blue 130 (51.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 274.62°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 25.49 %.
HWB H: 274.62°
W: 0.00 %
B: 49.02 %
LRV ~ 3.1 %
Munsell Color System 1.3P 1.9/24.3
XYZ X : 6.93
Y : 3.11
Z : 21.35
YXY Y1 : 3.11
X : 0.22
Y2 : 0.1
CMY C : 70.59%
M : 100.00%
Y : 49.02%

CMYK

Cyan 42.31%
Magenta 100.00%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 49.02%

HSV/HSB

Hue 274.62°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 50.98 %.
CIE-Lab L : 20.47
A : 51.69
B : -53.32
CIE-Lch L : 20.47
C : 74.27
H : 314.11
CIE-Luv L : 20.47
U : 10.08
V : -61.34
Hunter-Lab L : 17.63
A : 39.33
B : -59.48








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Indigo


Here are the colors similar to Indigo . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


#32127A
Persian Indigo (Regimental)
ΔE - 4.53 (95.5% similar)
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Ultramarine
ΔE - 7.19 (92.8% similar)
#00008B
Dark Blue
ΔE - 7.72 (92.3% similar)




Paint similar to Indigo


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Indigo . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Sherwin Williams

#23383F
Dark Night (SW 6237)
ΔE - 13.63 (86.4% similar)
#3E4B54
Sea Serpent (SW 7615)
ΔE - 15.59 (84.4% similar)
#4D426E
Izmir Purple (SW 6825)
ΔE - 16.06 (83.9% similar)
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Kimono Violet (SW 6839)
ΔE - 16.46 (83.5% similar)

PPG Paints

#3B484F
Midnight Hour (PPG1038-7)
ΔE - 14.39 (85.6% similar)
#334B58
Sailor's Coat (PPG1153-7)
ΔE - 15.91 (84.1% similar)
#445056
High Salute (PPG1039-7)
ΔE - 15.97 (84.0% similar)
#445055
Obsidian (PPG1035-7)
ΔE - 16.11 (83.9% similar)

Benjamin Moore

#523C68
Gentle Violet (2071-20)
ΔE - 14.90 (85.1% similar)
#413D6D
Grape Gum (2068-20)
ΔE - 15.10 (84.9% similar)
#414F57
Brush Blue (CW-675)
ΔE - 15.64 (84.4% similar)
#353963
Blue Grotto (CC-964)
ΔE - 16.20 (83.8% similar)

Behr

#3E474C
Winter Way (PPU25-23)
ΔE - 15.34 (84.7% similar)
#344D58
Nocturne Blue (HDC-CL-28)
ΔE - 16.06 (83.9% similar)
#38515D
Restless Sea (PPU13-20)
ΔE - 16.83 (83.2% similar)
#4B4775
Dramatist (MQ5-43)
ΔE - 17.06 (82.9% similar)







Color Combinations


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Indigo 4b0082 Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Indigo 4b0082 Analogous Color Palette
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.

Indigo 4b0082 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Indigo 4b0082 tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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