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Tardis blue / Pantone / PMS 2955C / #003b6f Hex Color Code

#003b6f Paint ChipThe color tardis blue with hexadecimal color code #003b6f is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #003b6f is comprised of 0% red, 23.14% green and 43.53% blue. In the HSL color space #003b6f has a hue of 208° (degrees), 100% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.27 nm.

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#003b6f linear gradient to complementary #6f6600

  1. #003b6f
  2. #314161
  3. #454852
  4. #524f44
  5. #5e5634
  6. #675e21
  7. #6f6600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003264
  2. #003568
  3. #00386b
  4. #003b6f
  5. #083e73
  6. #104176
  7. #16457a

Tones

  1. #003b6f
  2. #193a66
  3. #253a5c
  4. #2c3953
  5. #31394a
  6. #353841
  7. #383838

Tints and Shades

#003b6f to white

  1. #003b6f
  2. #3d5886
  3. #64769d
  4. #8a96b5
  5. #b1b8cd
  6. #d7dbe6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#003b6f to black

  1. #003b6f
  2. #0b325c
  3. #10294a
  4. #112038
  5. #101827
  6. #0a0e17
  7. #000000 / #000

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#003b6f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#003b6f foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #003b6f">…</p>

#003b6f background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #003b6f">…</p>

#003b6f 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 #003b6f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15215
Binary
00000000, 00111011, 01101111
Hexadecimal
#003b6f
LRV
≈ 4.3%
Closest short hex
#036 ΔE = 3.453
RGB
rgb(0, 59, 111)
RGBA
rgba(0, 59, 111, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.347, b: 0.653
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 15.107%, blue: 43.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16762001 / 0xff003b6f
HSL
hsl(208, 100%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 100%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.108), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 44% (0.435)
HSP
hue: 208.108, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 23.027%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.851, S: 100.019, L: 24.561
Cubehelix
H: -156.128, S: 1.047, L: 0.184
TSL
T: -2.153, S: 0.448, L: 0.185
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 47% (0.468), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.565)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 56% (0.565)
XYZ
X: 4.432, Y: 4.275, Z: 15.627
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.176, Y: 4.275
CIELab
L: 24.561, a: 5.137, b: -34.782
CIELuv
L: 24.561, u: -14.134, v: -43.118
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.561, C: 35.160, H: 278.402
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.561, C: 45.375, H: 251.851
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.676, a: 2.080, b: -30.339
CIECAM02
J: 16.908, C: 43.338, h: 248.507, Q: 81.013, M: 37.899, s: 68.397, H: 305.267
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.443, jaune: -6.143, green: 2.322
LMS
L: 2.547, M: 4.234, S: 15.439
YCbCr
Y: 56.614, Cb: 159.560, Cr: 98.407
YCoCg
Y: 57.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 47.287, Db: 95.866, Dr: 89.931
YPbPr
Y: 50.177, Pb: 32.785, Pr: -31.892
xvYCC
Y: 59.093, Cb: 156.799, Cr: 99.985
YIQ
Y: 47.287, I: -51.853, Q: 3.703
YUV
Y: 47.287, U: 31.353, V: -41.486
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/8 ΔE = 2.640
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 3.453

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