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#0038b5 Hex Color Code

#0038b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0038b5 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #0038b5 is comprised of 0% red, 21.96% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #0038b5 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.28 nm.

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  1. Double road rage! Couple in car yell furiously at someone
  2. catalonia flag
  3. Landscape view of tea plantation with blue sky in morning. Beautiful tea field Cameron Highlands in Malaysia.

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Color Schemes

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#0038b5 linear gradient to complementary #47b500

  1. #0038b5
  2. #3f4da0
  3. #52618a
  4. #5b7674
  5. #5c8b5b
  6. #56a03e
  7. #47b500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002da7
  2. #0030ab
  3. #0034b0
  4. #0038b5
  5. #133cba
  6. #1f40bf
  7. #2844c4

Tones

  1. #0038b5
  2. #303ea6
  3. #424397
  4. #4c4988
  5. #544f79
  6. #58556a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0038b5 to white

  1. #0038b5
  2. #5155c2
  3. #7a75cf
  4. #9d95db
  5. #bfb7e8
  6. #dfdbf3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0038b5 to black

  1. #0038b5
  2. #142f94
  3. #1a2775
  4. #1a1f57
  5. #17173b
  6. #120e21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 30 260 / Lazur 205
      #0438c0
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  4. Delta

    1. Vibrant Violet / 04079
      #3835bf
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Apple Barrel

    1. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 4.491 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.683 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 5.055 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

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#0038b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0038b5 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #0038b5">…</p>

#0038b5 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #0038b5">…</p>

#0038b5 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0038b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
14517
Binary
00000000, 00111000, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#0038b5
LRV
≈ 6.2%
Closest short hex
#03b ΔE = 1.845
RGB
rgb(0, 56, 181)
RGBA
rgba(0, 56, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.236, b: 0.764
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 16.772%, blue: 70.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16762699 / 0xff0038b5
HSL
hsl(221, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.436), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 221.436, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 29.282%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.144, S: 100.019, L: 29.821
Cubehelix
H: -140.519, S: 1.652, L: 0.208
TSL
T: -2.162, S: 0.466, L: 0.210
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 69% (0.691), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 9.752, Y: 6.163, Z: 44.383
xyY
x: 0.162, y: 0.102, Y: 6.163
CIELab
L: 29.821, a: 36.570, b: -69.290
CIELuv
L: 29.821, u: -12.444, v: -90.190
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.821, C: 78.349, H: 297.824
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.821, C: 91.044, H: 262.144
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.826, a: 26.670, b: -88.619
CIECAM02
J: 20.306, C: 68.454, h: 257.777, Q: 88.782, M: 59.862, s: 82.113, H: 309.935
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.772, jaune: -12.694, green: 2.998
LMS
L: 2.586, M: 3.871, S: 43.759
YCbCr
Y: 61.962, Cb: 191.163, Cr: 94.541
YCoCg
Y: 73.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: -45.250
YDbDr
Y: 53.506, Db: 191.825, Dr: 101.773
YPbPr
Y: 53.072, Pb: 68.940, Pr: -33.750
xvYCC
Y: 61.579, Cb: 188.559, Cr: 98.353
YIQ
Y: 53.506, I: -73.518, Q: 27.050
YUV
Y: 53.506, U: 62.740, V: -46.941
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 12.001
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.867

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