Cobalt is a silvery, bluish-gray metal ore. But when cobalt salts and aluminum oxide are mixed you get a beautiful shade of blue.
- Cobalt | Hex #0047AB | RGB 0,71,171 | CMYK 100,58,0,33
- Cobalt (Web color) | Hex #3D59AB | RGB 61,89,171
- Cobalt | Hex #6666FF | RGB 102,102,255
- Cobalt is a cool color.
- Cobalt blue color is soothing, peaceful, and can also suggest richness. Like azure, nature, stability, calmness are some of its qualities.
While we generally think of cobalt as blue, there are other cobalt color pigments (found in oil and watercolor paints, for example) which incorporate more greens or reds, such as:
- Cobalt Yellow
- Cobalt Turquoise
- Cobalt Violet (RGB: 145,33,158 cobalt violet deep)
- Cobalt Green (RGB: 61,145,64)