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#1b538c Hex Color Code

#1b538c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #1b538c is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #1b538c is comprised of 10.59% red, 32.55% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #1b538c has a hue of 210° (degrees), 68% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.94 nm.

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#1b538c linear gradient to complementary #8d7e1a

  1. #1b538c
  2. #44597c
  3. #5b606b
  4. #6b675b
  5. #786e49
  6. #837635
  7. #8d7e1a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00457c
  2. #054a81
  3. #124e87
  4. #1b538c
  5. #235891
  6. #2a5d97
  7. #31619c

Tones

  1. #1b538c
  2. #2e5383
  3. #3a5379
  4. #435370
  5. #4a5367
  6. #50545d
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#1b538c to white

  1. #1b538c
  2. #4c6d9f
  3. #7188b2
  4. #95a4c5
  5. #b8c2d8
  6. #dbe0eb
  7. #ffffff

#1b538c to black

  1. #1b538c
  2. #1c4573
  3. #1b385c
  4. #192b45
  5. #151f2f
  6. #0f131b
  7. #000000

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      #1e528c
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      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

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      #225288
      ΔE = 0.804 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 62BB 08/369
      #235388
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b6
      #1b5288
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. ★ 35-b5
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      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Stone Cold B3-C1-3
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      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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      #275590
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      #1c5794
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
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    1. ★ Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      #004f8a
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      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
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      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
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      #27528f
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      #1a5897
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
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      #00558c
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      #305483
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      #00558c
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      #294f80
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      #345286
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      #295788
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
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      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
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      #005488
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#1b538c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#1b538c foreground

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<p style="color: #1b538c">…</p>

#1b538c background

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<p style="background-color: #1b538c">…</p>

#1b538c shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1790860
Binary
00011011, 01010011, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#1b538c
LRV
≈ 8.3%
Closest short hex
#258 ΔE = 1.919
RGB
rgb(27, 83, 140)
RGBA
rgba(27, 83, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.108, g: 0.332, b: 0.560
RYB
red: 0.106%, yellow: 0.253%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14986356 / 0xff1b538c
HSL
hsl(210, 68%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 68%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.265), saturation: 81% (0.807), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 210.265, saturation: 80.714%, perceived brightness: 31.607%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.226, S: 90.030, L: 34.624
Cubehelix
H: -153.496, S: 0.791, L: 0.284
TSL
T: -1.727, S: 0.302, L: 0.285
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.807), magenta: 41% (0.407), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 89% (0.894), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 8.277, Y: 8.312, Z: 25.974
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.195, Y: 8.312
CIELab
L: 34.624, a: 3.415, b: -36.755
CIELuv
L: 34.624, u: -18.382, v: -51.130
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.624, C: 36.913, H: 275.309
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.624, C: 54.334, H: 250.226
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.831, a: 0.793, b: -33.234
CIECAM02
J: 24.623, C: 46.064, h: 248.283, Q: 97.764, M: 40.282, s: 64.190, H: 305.157
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.381, jaune: -6.446, green: 2.416
LMS
L: 5.418, M: 8.444, S: 25.681
YCbCr
Y: 78.491, Cb: 161.311, Cr: 99.369
YCgCo
Y: 83.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: -21.500
YDbDr
Y: 72.754, Db: 101.181, Dr: 87.017
YPbPr
Y: 75.176, Pb: 34.940, Pr: -30.622
xvYCC
Y: 80.563, Cb: 158.692, Cr: 101.101
YIQ
Y: 72.754, I: -51.672, Q: 5.893
YUV
Y: 72.754, U: 33.092, V: -40.141
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 0.801
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 3.330

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