Indian Peafowl Color


Indian Peafowl is deep, cool-toned shade of blue cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with orange, mid green or red magenta

Inverse Color #fb5
Complementary Color #a60
Color Shade: blue cyan (216° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 33.33% (better contrasting with white)
Indian Peafowl Color Sample
Indian Peafowl Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #0044aa

If you're looking for a similar blue cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Indian Peafowl Color. The US Air Force Blue color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool cyan bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Standing Waters (#005599) for more calm effect. Try Azure Dragon as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#a60 is the best complementary color to Indian Peafowl. Orange shades generally complement the blue cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #04a complementary color is White, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid cyan, blue cyan, and mid blue colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of White are #0098aa and #1000aa. Thus found on the left and right of #04a on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Bondi Blue and Dark Blue colors as they work well with Indian Peafowl.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Indian Peafowl palette consists of #9a0 and #a10 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#a60). Try White and White colors in combination with #04a, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #04a offers a combination of yellow green and red magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Indian Peafowl. Thus Limeade and Lipstick giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Indian Peafowl contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary White, White, and Japanese Laurel split by 90° on the color wheel. #04a square combo is a palette of blue cyan, mid magenta, orange and mid green shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Indian Peafowl tetradic combo consists of orange complementary color (#a60) and two others. The Lipstick is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and White – 120° from the complementary White. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #aa0043 and #0a6.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #0044aa is made of 0% red, 29% green and 71% blue. In a HSL mode Indian Peafowl has a hue angle of 216°, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.33%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #0044aa is made of 66.67% cyan, 40% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.33% black ink.

HEX #0044aa
RGB Decimal rgb(0,68,170)
RGB Percentage 0%, 29%, 71%
CMYK 66.67, 40, 0, 33.33
HSL hsl(216,100%,33.33%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(216,100%,66.67%)
CIE-LAB lab(31.8899,24.1675,-59.342)
XYZ xyz(9.3228,7.0365,38.897)