Discord was created in 2015, aiming to bridge gamers worldwide through the Discord application. One of the marketing ideas designers had to develop was the appropriate colors to be used on the website.
Harmonious and complementary color palettes influence the entire mood and ambiance of any environment. Discord is no exception.
In this article, we will tackle Discord’s palette color: Hex, RGB, and HSL.
Are you curious about what the Discord color palette collection is and which RGB codes were used? Keep on reading to find out, and you might get an idea or two for your new design project…or you might simply be curious! Anyhow, continue reading below!
What is the Discord Background Color Hex?
Discord uses the RGB color model and hex. Listed below are the Discord color codes used for the background of the website.
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The main color for the background is a brighter shade of blue, with the hex code: #404EED; RGB code: (64 78 237); and HSL: (235 83% 59%).
The highlight color is blurple, with the hex code: #5865F2; RGB code: (88 101 242); and HSL: (235 86% 65%).
There’s also the grayish-black with the hex color code: #2C2F33; RGB codes: (44 47 51); and HSL: (214 7% 19%).
And then there’s the “almost black” color, with the hex code: #23272A; RGB code: (35 39 42); and HSL: (206 9% 15%).
“Greyple” was also used as one of the colors on the page. This color has a hex code of #99AAB5; RGB codes: (153 170 181); and HSL: (204 16% 65%).
Two shades of white were also used, with hex codes: #FFFFFF; RGB of (255 255 255); and hex code: #F6F6F6; with RBG of (246 246 246).
What is the Discord Logo Color Hex?
There are two versions created for the Discord logo, and they use different colors. One is the “blurple” (brand color) version with hex code #5865F2.
The other version uses the “almost black” color, with hex code #23272A.
Discord Color Codes for User Themes
There are two themes available on Discord: Dark, and Light. You can opt to either through User Settings>Appearance>Theme. The color code for the dark theme is #23272A, and the color code for the light theme is #FFFFFF.
Can You Change Discord Background Color?
You cannot change the Discord background color. However, you can change the color scheme for user themes. Read our article about making a Discord theme to learn more.