Mosque Color


Mosque is calm, cool-toned shade of mid cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid red, yellow green or mid magenta

Inverse Color #fc9591
Complementary Color #6e0703
Color Shade: mid cyan (182.24° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 22.16% (better contrasting with white)
Mosque Color Sample
Mosque Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #036a6e

If you're looking for a similar mid cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Mosque Color. The Amulet Gem color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm cyan bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Private Eye (#006e89) for more energetic effect. Try Island Lush as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#6e0703 is the best complementary color to Mosque. Mid red shades generally complement the mid cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #036a6e complementary color is Red Oxide, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of green cyan, mid cyan, and blue cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Mosque are #036e3c and #03346e. Thus found on the left and right of #036a6e on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Fun Green and Regal Blue colors as they work well with Mosque.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Mosque palette consists of #6e3c03 and #6e0334 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#6e0703). Try Red Beech and Black Rose colors in combination with #036a6e, 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 #036a6e offers a combination of mid yellow and mid magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Mosque. Thus Olive and Cardinal Pink giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Mosque contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Red Oxide, Christalle, and Verdun Green split by 90° on the color wheel. #036a6e square combo is a palette of mid cyan, violet, mid red and yellow 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. Mosque tetradic combo consists of mid red complementary color (#6e0703) and two others. The Cardinal Pink is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Japanese Laurel – 120° from the complementary Red Oxide. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #6e0369 and #036e07.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #036a6e is made of 1% red, 48% green and 50% blue. In a HSL mode Mosque has a hue angle of 182.24°, a saturation of 94.69% and a lightness of 22.16%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #036a6e is made of 41.96% cyan, 1.57% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.86% black ink.

HEX #036a6e
RGB Decimal rgb(3,106,110)
RGB Percentage 1%, 48%, 50%
CMYK 41.96, 1.57, 0, 56.86
HSL hsl(182.24,94.69%,22.16%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(182.24,97.27%,43.14%)
CIE-LAB lab(40.3336,-23.6391,-9.5885)
XYZ xyz(8.0061,11.4532,16.5406)