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Yale Blue Color

Color Name: Yale Blue
Hex Color Code: #0F4D92
RGB Color Code: RGB(15, 77, 146)
CMYK Values: 89.73%, 47.26%, 0.00%, 42.75%
HEX #0F4D92 Yale Blue School - Color Code

Yale Blue is the dark azure color used in association with Yale University.

What color is Yale Blue?

Yale Blue color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Yale Blue is #0F4D92, and the RGB color code is RGB(15, 77, 146).

In the RGB color model, Yale Blue has a red value of 15, a green value of 77, and a blue value of 146. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 89.7% cyan, 47.3% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 42.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 211.6° (degrees), 81.4 % saturation, and 31.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Yale Blue has a hue of 211.6° (degrees), 89.7 % saturation and 57.3 % brightness/value.

Color Codes

Yale Blue color codes / color number - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(15, 77, 146)

Red 15
Green 77
Blue 146
Alpha 255


Cyan 89.73 %.
Magenta 47.26 %.
Yellow 0.00 %.
Key 42.75 %.


Hue 211.6°
Saturation 81.37 %.
Lightness 31.57 %.


Hue 211.6°
Saturation 89.73 %.
Brightness / Value 57.25 %.
LRV ~ 7.5 %
Munsell Color System 2.5PB 3.0/10
XYZ X : 8.04
Y : 7.48
Z : 28.22
YXY Y1 : 7.48
X : 0.18
Y2 : 0.17
CMY C : 94.12%
M : 69.80%
Y : 42.75%
CIE-Lab L : 32.89
A : 8.77
B : -43.22
CIE-Lch L : 32.89
C : 44.1
H : 281.46
CIE-Luv L : 32.89
U : -17.5
V : -59.71
Hunter-Lab L : 27.36
A : 4.58
B : -42

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Color Combinations

Yale Blue - #0F4D92 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 Yale 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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Yale Blue - #0F4D92 Tints and Shades

Yale Blue #0f4d92 Shades


Yale Blue #0f4d92 Tints


Color Images

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