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#1b51a5 Hex Color Code

#1b51a5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #1b51a5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #1b51a5 is comprised of 10.59% red, 31.76% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #1b51a5 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 72% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.49 nm.

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#1b51a5 linear gradient to complementary #afc000

  1. #1b51a5
  2. #536194
  3. #6f7381
  4. #83856e
  5. #949858
  6. #a2ac3d
  7. #afc000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004394
  2. #00479a
  3. #0e4c9f
  4. #1b51a5
  5. #2556ab
  6. #2d5bb0
  7. #3560b6

Tones

  1. #1b51a5
  2. #355399
  3. #43568e
  4. #4d5882
  5. #555b77
  6. #5b5d6c
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#1b51a5 to white

  1. #1b51a5
  2. #516bb4
  3. #7786c3
  4. #9aa3d2
  5. #bcc1e1
  6. #dddff0
  7. #ffffff

#1b51a5 to black

  1. #1b51a5
  2. #1e4487
  3. #1e376b
  4. #1b2a50
  5. #171e36
  6. #11121e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 0.652 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ 32紺藍
      #0050a5
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2145 C
      #004ea8
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 2133 C
      #1d57a5
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  5. Kaessbohrer

    1. ★ Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Viper GTS Blue
      #184f9c
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6512
      #345095
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-a
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. Humbrol

    1. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  17. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  18. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 9.7%

#1b51a5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#1b51a5 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: #1b51a5">…</p>

#1b51a5 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #1b51a5">…</p>

#1b51a5 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #1b51a5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1790373
Binary
00011011, 01010001, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#1b51a5
LRV
≈ 8.8%
Closest short hex
#15a ΔE = 1.582
RGB
rgb(27, 81, 165)
RGBA
rgba(27, 81, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.099, g: 0.297, b: 0.604
RYB
red: 0.106%, yellow: 0.258%, blue: 0.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14986843 / 0xff1b51a5
HSL
hsl(217, 72%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 72%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.522), saturation: 84% (0.836), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 216.522, saturation: 83.636%, perceived brightness: 33.213%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.562, S: 91.691, L: 35.661
Cubehelix
H: -146.057, S: 0.977, L: 0.290
TSL
T: -1.961, S: 0.318, L: 0.292
CMYK
cyan: 84% (0.836), magenta: 51% (0.509), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 89% (0.894), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 10.183, Y: 8.833, Z: 36.758
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.158, Y: 8.833
CIELab
L: 35.661, a: 14.800, b: -50.190
CIELuv
L: 35.661, u: -17.064, v: -71.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.661, C: 52.326, H: 286.430
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.661, C: 73.430, H: 256.562
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.721, a: 9.150, b: -52.525
CIECAM02
J: 25.347, C: 56.258, h: 254.572, Q: 99.191, M: 49.197, s: 70.426, H: 308.297
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.508, jaune: -8.958, green: 2.347
LMS
L: 5.288, M: 8.054, S: 36.299
YCbCr
Y: 79.933, Cb: 172.868, Cr: 98.330
YCgCo
Y: 88.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 74.430, Db: 136.272, Dr: 90.210
YPbPr
Y: 75.546, Pb: 48.210, Pr: -30.864
xvYCC
Y: 80.881, Cb: 170.349, Cr: 100.888
YIQ
Y: 74.430, I: -59.155, Q: 14.717
YUV
Y: 74.430, U: 44.570, V: -41.611
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.058
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 1.721

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