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#003c9f Hex Color Code

#003c9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #003c9f is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #003c9f is comprised of 0% red, 23.53% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #003c9f has a hue of 217° (degrees), 100% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#003c9f linear gradient to complementary #679f00

  1. #003c9f
  2. #3d4b8c
  3. #515b79
  4. #5d6c65
  5. #647d4f
  6. #678e35
  7. #679f00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003191
  2. #003596
  3. #00389a
  4. #003c9f
  5. #0f40a4
  6. #1a43a8
  7. #2347ad

Tones

  1. #003c9f
  2. #283f92
  3. #384284
  4. #424677
  5. #49496a
  6. #4d4c5d
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#003c9f to white

  1. #003c9f
  2. #4a58af
  3. #7377c0
  4. #9797d0
  5. #bab9e0
  6. #dddbef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#003c9f to black

  1. #003c9f
  2. #113383
  3. #172967
  4. #17214d
  5. #151835
  6. #100f1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 287
      #003896
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Providence B5-C1-3
      #144098
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  4. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 4.534 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  7. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 3.222 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  8. Ford

    1. Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  9. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 3.632 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  10. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 3.701 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  12. Chrysler

    1. Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Impact Blue
      #0c4593
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  13. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  14. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.738 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  16. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  17. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  18. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  19. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#003c9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#003c9f foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #003c9f">…</p>

#003c9f background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #003c9f">…</p>

#003c9f shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #003c9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15519
Binary
00000000, 00111100, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#003c9f
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#04a ΔE = 3.254
RGB
rgb(0, 60, 159)
RGBA
rgba(0, 60, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.274, b: 0.726
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 17.083%, blue: 62.353%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16761697 / 0xff003c9f
HSL
hsl(217, 100%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 100%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.358), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 217.358, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 27.716%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.983, S: 100.019, L: 28.731
Cubehelix
H: -145.092, S: 1.417, L: 0.207
TSL
T: -1.994, S: 0.454, L: 0.209
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 62% (0.623), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 7.872, Y: 5.734, Z: 33.486
xyY
x: 0.167, y: 0.122, Y: 5.734
CIELab
L: 28.731, a: 25.139, b: -57.877
CIELuv
L: 28.731, u: -13.379, v: -75.744
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.731, C: 63.101, H: 293.478
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.731, C: 76.916, H: 259.983
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.945, a: 16.774, b: -66.151
CIECAM02
J: 19.674, C: 60.764, h: 256.206, Q: 87.388, M: 53.137, s: 77.978, H: 309.129
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.666, jaune: -10.497, green: 2.633
LMS
L: 2.793, M: 4.399, S: 33.032
YCbCr
Y: 61.822, Cb: 180.341, Cr: 94.631
YCoCg
Y: 69.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -39.750
YDbDr
Y: 53.346, Db: 158.967, Dr: 101.463
YPbPr
Y: 54.348, Pb: 56.400, Pr: -34.554
xvYCC
Y: 62.675, Cb: 177.544, Cr: 97.647
YIQ
Y: 53.346, I: -67.548, Q: 18.115
YUV
Y: 53.346, U: 51.992, V: -46.801
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.870
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 1.958

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