Han Blue Color


Han Blue is soft, 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 #bb9330
Complementary Color #cfa743
Color Shade: blue cyan (222.73° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 53.92% (better contrasting with white)
Han Blue Color Sample
Han Blue Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #446ccf

If you're looking for a similar blue cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Han Blue Color. The Marina color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool cyan bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Cerulean Blue (#2a52be) for more energetic effect. Try Berlin Blue as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#cfa743 is the best complementary color to Han Blue. Orange shades generally complement the blue cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #446ccf complementary color is Old Gold, 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 Indigo are #43b1cf and #6143cf. Thus found on the left and right of #446ccf on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Shakespeare and Purple Heart colors as they work well with Han Blue.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Han Blue palette consists of #b1cf43 and #cf6143 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#cfa743). Try Conifer and Raw Sienna colors in combination with #446ccf, 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 #446ccf 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 Han Blue. Thus Atlantis and Cabaret giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Han Blue contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Old Gold, Mulberry, and Emerald split by 90° on the color wheel. #446ccf 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. Han Blue tetradic combo consists of orange complementary color (#cfa743) and two others. The Cabaret is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Shamrock – 120° from the complementary Old Gold. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #cf436b and #43cfa7.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #446ccf is made of 18% red, 28% green and 54% blue. In a HSL mode Han Blue has a hue angle of 222.73°, a saturation of 59.15% and a lightness of 53.92%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #446ccf is made of 54.51% cyan, 38.83% magenta, 0% yellow and 18.82% black ink.

HEX #446ccf
RGB Decimal rgb(68,108,207)
RGB Percentage 18%, 28%, 54%
CMYK 54.51, 38.83, 0, 18.82
HSL hsl(222.73,59.15%,53.92%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(222.73,67.15%,81.18%)
CIE-LAB lab(47.5711,18.3861,-55.4549)
XYZ xyz(19.0089,16.4591,61.2065)