Information about Chelsea Blue color

#034694 - Chelsea Blue color image

The history behind the Color Name Chelsea Blue

"Chelsea Blue" is a shade of blue that is named after the Chelsea Football Club, an English professional football (soccer) team based in the Chelsea neighborhood of London. The exact origin of the name is not clear, but there are a few theories.

One theory suggests that the color was first used in association with the football club's kit (uniform) in the 1960s, when the club was experiencing a lot of success on the field. The kit featured a blue shirt, and the color was eventually referred to as "Chelsea Blue."

Another theory suggests that the color was named after the area of London where the football club is based. The Chelsea neighborhood is known for its elegant and sophisticated style, and the blue color may have been associated with this aesthetic.

Regardless of the origin of the name, "Chelsea Blue" has become a recognizable and popular shade of blue, often used in fashion, home decor, and design.

Basic facts about this digital color

HEX #034694 color name is Chelsea Blue.

HEX color code #034694 represent the color in hexadecimal format by combining three values – the amounts of Red, Green and Blue (RGB).

The RGB values of this color are 3, 70, 148 ( rgb(3, 70, 148) ). That means #034694 color is composed of 1.2% of Red, 27.5% Green and 58% Blue.

Chelsea Blue color variations

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Chelsea Blue color tones

Tones looks more sophisticated and complex than base colors.

Chelsea Blue color hues

A hue refers to the basic neighbours of a color and are variations of a base color on the color wheel.

Chelsea Blue color harmonies

Color harmonies are pleasing color schemes created according to their position on a color wheel. Learn more


Complementary color schemes are made by picking two opposite colors con the color wheel. They appear vibrant near to each other.


Split complementary

Split complementary schemes are like complementary but they uses two adiacent colors of the complement. They are more flexible than complementary ones.



Analogous color schemes are made by picking three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. They are perceived as calm and serene.



Triadic color schemes are created by picking three colors equally spaced on the color wheel. They appear quite contrasted and multicolored.



Tetradic color schemes are made form two couples of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.



Square color schemes are like tetradic arranged in a square instead of rectangle. Colors appear even more contrasting.


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Conversions between color systems

  • HEX#034694
  • RGB3, 70, 148
  • CMYK57, 31, 0, 42
  • HSL212°, 96%, 30%
  • HSV212°, 98%, 58%
  • HSB212°, 98%, 58%