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#2231a9 Hex Color Code

#2231a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2231a9 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2231a9 is comprised of 13.33% red, 19.22% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #2231a9 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 67% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.15 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2231a9 linear gradient to complementary #37cb00

  1. #2231a9
  2. #464b97
  3. #566485
  4. #5c7e72
  5. #5b975c
  6. #51b140
  7. #37cb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00269c
  2. #0f2aa0
  3. #1a2da5
  4. #2231a9
  5. #2935ad
  6. #3038b2
  7. #363cb6

Tones

  1. #2231a9
  2. #3b3a9e
  3. #4a4393
  4. #544b88
  5. #5c547d
  6. #625d72
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#2231a9 to white

  1. #2231a9
  2. #5750b8
  3. #7d70c7
  4. #9f92d5
  5. #bfb5e3
  6. #dfdaf1
  7. #ffffff

#2231a9 to black

  1. #2231a9
  2. #232a8b
  3. #22236e
  4. #1e1c52
  5. #191537
  6. #120d1f
  7. #000000

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#2231a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2231a9 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #2231a9">…</p>

#2231a9 background

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="background-color: #2231a9">…</p>

#2231a9 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2231a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2240937
Binary
00100010, 00110001, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#2231a9
LRV
≈ 5.4%
Closest short hex
#23a ΔE = 0.648
RGB
rgb(34, 49, 169)
RGBA
rgba(34, 49, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.135, g: 0.194, b: 0.671
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.186%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14536279 / 0xff2231a9
HSL
hsl(233, 67%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 67%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 80% (0.799), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 79.882%, perceived brightness: 27.760%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.252, S: 84.964, L: 27.846
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 1.278, L: 0.226
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.325, L: 0.228
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.799), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 81% (0.808), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 8.917, Y: 5.400, Z: 38.101
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.103, Y: 5.400
CIELab
L: 27.846, a: 38.203, b: -65.339
CIELuv
L: 27.846, u: -8.394, v: -83.386
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.846, C: 75.688, H: 300.314
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.846, C: 83.808, H: 264.252
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.238, a: 27.826, b: -80.943
CIECAM02
J: 19.154, C: 64.125, h: 263.207, Q: 86.227, M: 56.076, s: 80.643, H: 312.770
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.768, jaune: -11.993, green: 1.576
LMS
L: 2.667, M: 3.125, S: 37.569
YCbCr
Y: 65.996, Cb: 182.900, Cr: 112.895
YCgCo
Y: 75.250, Cg: -26.250, Co: -25.250
YDbDr
Y: 58.195, Db: 166.710, Dr: 46.035
YPbPr
Y: 54.445, Pb: 61.725, Pr: -13.020
xvYCC
Y: 62.759, Cb: 182.221, Cr: 116.563
YIQ
Y: 58.195, I: -47.487, Q: 34.164
YUV
Y: 58.195, U: 54.527, V: -21.226
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 12.473
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.335

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