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#0038b3 Hex Color Code

#0038b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0038b3 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0038b3 is comprised of 0% red, 21.96% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #0038b3 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.38 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#0038b3 linear gradient to complementary #49b300

  1. #0038b3
  2. #3f4c9e
  3. #526188
  4. #5b7572
  5. #5c895a
  6. #579e3d
  7. #49b300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002da5
  2. #0030a9
  3. #0034ae
  4. #0038b3
  5. #123cb8
  6. #1e40bd
  7. #2744c1

Tones

  1. #0038b3
  2. #2f3da4
  3. #414395
  4. #4c4986
  5. #534e78
  6. #575469
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#0038b3 to white

  1. #0038b3
  2. #5055c0
  3. #7975ce
  4. #9d95da
  5. #beb7e7
  6. #dfdbf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0038b3 to black

  1. #0038b3
  2. #142f93
  3. #1a2774
  4. #1a1f56
  5. #17173a
  6. #120e20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 0.522 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 30 260 / Lazur 205
      #0438c0
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Apple Barrel

    1. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 4.356 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  6. Delta

    1. Vibrant Violet / 04079
      #3835bf
      ΔE = 4.386 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  9. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  11. HKS

    1. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 5.1%

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#0038b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0038b3 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #0038b3">…</p>

#0038b3 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #0038b3">…</p>

#0038b3 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0038b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
14515
Binary
00000000, 00111000, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#0038b3
LRV
≈ 6.1%
Closest short hex
#23a ΔE = 1.921
RGB
rgb(0, 56, 179)
RGBA
rgba(0, 56, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.238, b: 0.762
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 16.728%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16762701 / 0xff0038b3
HSL
hsl(221, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.229), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 221.229, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 29.066%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.044, S: 100.019, L: 29.618
Cubehelix
H: -140.746, S: 1.636, L: 0.207
TSL
T: -2.154, S: 0.465, L: 0.209
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 69% (0.687), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 9.548, Y: 6.082, Z: 43.310
xyY
x: 0.162, y: 0.103, Y: 6.082
CIELab
L: 29.618, a: 35.803, b: -68.435
CIELuv
L: 29.618, u: -12.434, v: -88.973
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.618, C: 77.235, H: 297.617
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.618, C: 89.838, H: 262.044
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.661, a: 25.952, b: -86.862
CIECAM02
J: 20.168, C: 67.856, h: 257.718, Q: 88.479, M: 59.339, s: 81.894, H: 309.905
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.766, jaune: -12.531, green: 2.963
LMS
L: 2.576, M: 3.870, S: 42.702
YCbCr
Y: 61.766, Cb: 190.285, Cr: 94.683
YCoCg
Y: 72.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 53.278, Db: 189.159, Dr: 101.339
YPbPr
Y: 52.928, Pb: 67.940, Pr: -33.658
xvYCC
Y: 61.456, Cb: 187.681, Cr: 98.434
YIQ
Y: 53.278, I: -72.875, Q: 26.428
YUV
Y: 53.278, U: 61.868, V: -46.741
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 11.719
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.506

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