Dark HMI Color Palette

The dark dashboard user interface is increasing in popularity over the years. While seen by many as simply “cool to look at” and more eye candy than functional, they can be both when implemented correctly. Inspired by Science fiction and futuristic user interfaces from cinema, this is an exploration into what a dark themed SCADA application might look like. Dark HMI design is explored here below.

Science Fiction Dark Interfaces

Dark HMI Color Palette

Pulling from this fun inspiration, we created a color palette suitable for dark themed industrial applications.


So, there you have it – a few sample color palettes for implementation on your next high performance HMI, or industrial SCADA application. If you found this article helpful, please share it or show your thanks by purchasing the HMI Icons Master Collection. It’s our graphics library containing over 150 custom designed, unique graphics for your industrial application. From buttons and gauges to the hyper-specific emulsifiers and conveyor graphics, this package has you covered.

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