This page includes a list of color names, Hex and RGB codes for many of the most common and popular tints, and dark shades of blue.

Shades of blue & Hex codes.

You should be-able to find the type or shade of blue that you’re looking for in the below resource, for whatever project or design task that you’re undertaking.

Shades of Blue

Light Blue

HEX #52BDFF

RGB 82 189 255

Dark Blue

HEX #0901A9

RGB 9 1 169

Navy

HEX #000080

RGB 0 0 128

Navy is a very popular and well known dark blue shade, commonly used for Navy uniforms.

Royal

HEX #101D6B

RGB 16 29 107

Royal blue is a dark well known shade, however it does have a few different variations. See the link for more on Royal and Navy blue.

Egyptian

HEX #1035AC

RGB 16 53 172

Egyptian is a strong, rich, and artificially created pigment, used by the ancient Egyptians.  

Sapphire

HEX #0D52BD

RGB 13 82 189

Sapphire is the strong blue color of the gemstone, it has a slight violet tinge.

Azure

HEX #0080FF

RGB 0 128 255

Azure is a bright tint of blue, sitting between blue and cyan on the RGB color wheel.

Teal

HEX #008081

RGB 0 128 129

Teal color is created by mixing cyan blue with green. This is a popular shade that has had many uses.

Steel

HEX #4683B7

RGB 70 131 183

Steel is a light and somewhat pale tint. It represents the color that is formed from the result of the bluing of steel, which is done in-order to prevent rusting.

Sky

HEX #95CADB

RGB 149 202 219

Sky represents the light blue color of the midday sky.

Turquoise

HEX #3FE0D0

RGB 63 224 208

Turquoise is the color of the gemstone, and is the result of a mixture of light blue and green.

Cyan

HEX #01FFFF

RGB 1 255 255

Cyan is a very bright blue with a fluorescent appearance, it’s a primary color on the CMY model, and a secondary color on the RGB model. See the Turquoise and Cyan page for more on these colors.

Baby

HEX #87CDEE

RGB 135 205 238

Baby is a fresh, light, and innocent looking tint of blue.

Electric

HEX #79F6FC

RGB 121 246 252

Electric is a strong tint with some green into the mix, it’s one of the brightest blue variations.

Olympic

HEX #008ECC

RGB 0 142 204

Olympic is an attractive bright blue with a green tinge.

Maya

HEX #73C2FB

RGB 115 194 251

Maya is a bright blue, similar to the color of a clear blue sky, like Azure, however slightly more pale.

Prussian

HEX #003152

RGB 0 49 82

Prussian is a dark blue shade, slightly moving towards green on the color wheel.

Air Force

HEX #588BAE

RGB 88 139 174

Air Force blue is a medium strength tint, commonly used in the US Air Force.

Cobalt

HEX #0147AB

RGB 1 71 171

Cobalt color is an attractive and relatively bright variation.

Turkish

HEX #446BAD

RGB 68 107 173                        

Turkish blue is a medium light tint. It has strong amounts of green.

Yale

HEX #0E4D92

RGB 14 77 146

Yale blue is associated with Yale University, and is a medium brightness tint.

Independence

HEX #5C516D

RGB 92 81 109

Independence blue is a relativity dark shade, with a violet and slight greenish tone.

Pigeon

HEX #7285A5

RGB 114 133 165

Pigeon is a medium slightly pale tint, it includes a high amount of red, giving it a violet tinge.

Space

HEX #1D2951

RGB 29 41 81

Space blue is a dark shade which has a slight purple influence, representing how space can sometimes appear.

Powder

HEX #B0DFE5

RGB 176 223 229

Powder is a very light tint of blue, it has a very innocent and clean looking appearance.

Carolina

HEX #57A0D3

RGB 87 160 211

Carolina is a sky like tint of blue, it has connections to the North Carolina University.

Tiffany

HEX #81D8D0

RGB 129 216 208

Tiffany is medium light blue color with strong inclusions of green. It’s like a lighter version of teal.

Aero

HEX #79B7E6

RGB 121 183 230

Aero is a very tranquil tint, very similar to the color that is often used in hospitals.

Aqua

HEX #00FFFF

RGB 0 255 255

Aqua is very similar to Cyan, just an ever so slight variation.

Boeing

HEX 023DAC

RGB 2 61 172

Boeing is a relatively dark blue, it’s a common shade used by Boeing for its logo.