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#161b7e Hex Color Code

#161b7e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #161b7e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #161b7e is comprised of 8.63% red, 10.59% green and 49.41% blue. In the HSL color space #161b7e has a hue of 237° (degrees), 70% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#161b7e linear gradient to complementary #229400

  1. #161b7e
  2. #323070
  3. #3e4462
  4. #435853
  5. #416c42
  6. #38802d
  7. #229400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #031476
  2. #0a1779
  3. #11197b
  4. #161b7e
  5. #1b1d81
  6. #1f1f83
  7. #232286

Tones

  1. #161b7e
  2. #2a2375
  3. #352b6d
  4. #3d3364
  5. #433b5c
  6. #474253
  7. #4a4a4a

Tints and Shades

#161b7e to white

  1. #161b7e
  2. #4a3c93
  3. #7060a9
  4. #9485be
  5. #b8acd4
  6. #dbd5e9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#161b7e to black

  1. #161b7e
  2. #191868
  3. #191553
  4. #18123f
  5. #150e2c
  6. #0f071a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Brite Blue
      #001a7e
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #171c76
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #001982
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Rasant Blue
      #00147a
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Sky Blue
      #001880
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 26 246 / Lago 100
      #001884
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 45 15 290 / Litho 5
      #2c1c74
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2747
      #141f78
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 2748
      #1c1475
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a3
      #231f7a
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 38-a2
      #252280
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7015
      #281779
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ 7009
      #2a197e
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. Plascon

    1. Blueprint B6-C1-2
      #001484
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Berry Stain B7-D1-2
      #1c1870
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

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#161b7e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#161b7e foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #161b7e">…</p>

#161b7e background

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #161b7e">…</p>

#161b7e shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #161b7e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1448830
Binary
00010110, 00011011, 01111110
Hexadecimal
#161b7e
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#028 ΔE = 2.542
RGB
rgb(22, 27, 126)
RGBA
rgba(22, 27, 126, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.126, g: 0.154, b: 0.720
RYB
red: 8.627%, yellow: 10.498%, blue: 49.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15328386 / 0xff161b7e
HSL
hsl(237, 70%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 70%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.115), saturation: 83% (0.825), value: 49% (0.494)
HSP
hue: 237.115, saturation: 82.540%, perceived brightness: 19.142%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.270, S: 84.798, L: 17.738
Cubehelix
H: -125.390, S: 1.462, L: 0.143
TSL
T: -2.835, S: 0.368, L: 0.144
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.825), magenta: 79% (0.786), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.506)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.914), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 51% (0.506)
XYZ
X: 4.487, Y: 2.460, Z: 19.973
xyY
x: 0.167, y: 0.091, Y: 2.460
CIELab
L: 17.738, a: 35.291, b: -55.469
CIELuv
L: 17.738, u: -4.765, v: -57.597
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.738, C: 65.744, H: 302.465
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.738, C: 57.794, H: 265.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.685, a: 23.618, b: -64.518
CIECAM02
J: 12.322, C: 54.722, h: 263.966, Q: 69.160, M: 47.853, s: 83.182, H: 313.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.840, jaune: -10.242, green: 1.317
LMS
L: 1.102, M: 1.141, S: 19.688
YCbCr
Y: 47.610, Cb: 172.201, Cr: 118.776
YCgCo
Y: 50.500, Cg: -23.500, Co: -20.500
YDbDr
Y: 36.791, Db: 134.217, Dr: 28.148
YPbPr
Y: 33.063, Pb: 50.075, Pr: -7.054
xvYCC
Y: 44.395, Cb: 171.987, Cr: 121.804
YIQ
Y: 36.791, I: -34.784, Q: 29.745
YUV
Y: 36.791, U: 43.900, V: -12.976
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 8.386
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 8.645

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