Janitor Color


Janitor is vibrant, 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 #d93
Complementary Color #cc8821
Color Shade: blue cyan (216° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 46.67% (better contrasting with white)
Janitor Color Sample
Janitor Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #2266cc

If you're looking for a similar blue cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Janitor Color. The Blue Sail 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 saturated alternative called Tory Blue (#1450aa) for more energetic effect. Try Apnea Dive as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#cc8821 is the best complementary color to Janitor. Orange shades generally complement the blue cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #26c complementary color is Ochre, 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 #21bacc and #3221cc. Thus found on the left and right of #26c on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Java and Persian Blue colors as they work well with Janitor.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Janitor palette consists of #bbcc21 and #cc3221 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#cc8821). Try Key Lime Pie and Thunderbird colors in combination with #26c, 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 #26c 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 Janitor. Thus Lima and Maroon Flush giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Janitor contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Ochre, Cerise, and Malachite split by 90° on the color wheel. #26c 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. Janitor tetradic combo consists of orange complementary color (#cc8821) and two others. The Maroon Flush is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Mountain Meadow – 120° from the complementary Ochre. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #cc2165 and #21cc88.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #2266cc is made of 10% red, 30% green and 60% blue. In a HSL mode Janitor has a hue angle of 216°, a saturation of 71.43% and a lightness of 46.67%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #2266cc is made of 66.67% cyan, 40% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black ink.

HEX #2266cc
RGB Decimal rgb(34,102,204)
RGB Percentage 10%, 30%, 60%
CMYK 66.67, 40, 0, 20
HSL hsl(216,71.43%,46.67%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(216,83.33%,80%)
CIE-LAB lab(44.5219,16.9794,-58.7121)
XYZ xyz(16.3101,14.2025,59.0085)