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#224aa7 Hex Color Code

#224aa7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #224aa7 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #224aa7 is comprised of 13.33% red, 29.02% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #224aa7 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 66% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.65 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#224aa7 linear gradient to complementary #9bc900

  1. #224aa7
  2. #525d96
  3. #6a7184
  4. #7c8670
  5. #899c5b
  6. #93b23f
  7. #9bc900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003d97
  2. #0b419c
  3. #1845a2
  4. #224aa7
  5. #2a4fac
  6. #3253b2
  7. #3958b7

Tones

  1. #224aa7
  2. #394e9c
  3. #485291
  4. #525786
  5. #5a5c7b
  6. #606070
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#224aa7 to white

  1. #224aa7
  2. #5565b6
  3. #7a81c5
  4. #9c9fd4
  5. #bdbee2
  6. #dedef1
  7. #ffffff

#224aa7 to black

  1. #224aa7
  2. #223e89
  3. #21326c
  4. #1d2751
  5. #181c37
  6. #11111f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Fender

    1. ★ 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 XGC
      #0049ad
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ 293 XGC
      #004aa7
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  9. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Laser Blue
      #144b9f
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. 57 16 264 / Saphir 75
      #3444a0
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  12. Plascon

    1. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  13. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#224aa7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#224aa7 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #224aa7">…</p>

#224aa7 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #224aa7">…</p>

#224aa7 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #224aa7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2247335
Binary
00100010, 01001010, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#224aa7
LRV
≈ 8.0%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 2.597
RGB
rgb(34, 74, 167)
RGBA
rgba(34, 74, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.124, g: 0.269, b: 0.607
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.254%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14529881 / 0xff224aa7
HSL
hsl(222, 66%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 66%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.955), saturation: 80% (0.796), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 221.955, saturation: 79.641%, perceived brightness: 32.194%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.410, S: 87.376, L: 34.038
Cubehelix
H: -139.954, S: 0.987, L: 0.283
TSL
T: -2.184, S: 0.294, L: 0.285
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.796), magenta: 56% (0.557), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 10.081, Y: 8.026, Z: 37.570
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.144, Y: 8.026
CIELab
L: 34.038, a: 20.998, b: -54.005
CIELuv
L: 34.038, u: -14.171, v: -75.794
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.038, C: 57.944, H: 291.246
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.038, C: 77.107, H: 259.410
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.331, a: 13.936, b: -58.792
CIECAM02
J: 24.059, C: 58.156, h: 258.269, Q: 96.638, M: 50.857, s: 72.544, H: 310.189
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.565, jaune: -9.715, green: 1.930
LMS
L: 4.734, M: 6.761, S: 37.085
YCbCr
Y: 78.400, Cb: 174.747, Cr: 103.837
YCgCo
Y: 87.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: -24.750
YDbDr
Y: 72.642, Db: 141.969, Dr: 73.501
YPbPr
Y: 72.176, Pb: 51.100, Pr: -24.278
xvYCC
Y: 77.986, Cb: 172.888, Cr: 106.673
YIQ
Y: 72.642, I: -53.706, Q: 20.477
YUV
Y: 72.642, U: 46.434, V: -33.901
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.624
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 2.857

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