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#224bbb Hex Color Code

#224bbb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #224bbb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #224bbb is comprised of 13.33% red, 29.41% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #224bbb has a hue of 224° (degrees), 69% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.56 nm.

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#224bbb linear gradient to complementary #8fdd00

  1. #224bbb
  2. #5561a7
  3. #6e7993
  4. #7d917e
  5. #87aa65
  6. #8dc347
  7. #8fdd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003daa
  2. #0242af
  3. #1646b5
  4. #224bbb
  5. #2c50c1
  6. #3555c7
  7. #3c5acd

Tones

  1. #224bbb
  2. #3e50ae
  3. #4f56a1
  4. #5a5c95
  5. #636288
  6. #69687b
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#224bbb to white

  1. #224bbb
  2. #5966c7
  3. #7f82d3
  4. #a1a0de
  5. #c1bfe9
  6. #e0def4
  7. #ffffff

#224bbb to black

  1. #224bbb
  2. #243f99
  3. #233379
  4. #1f275a
  5. #1a1d3c
  6. #121221
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 C
      #0047bb
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 22 260 / Lazur 135
      #2044b0
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 7.6%

#224bbb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#224bbb foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #224bbb">…</p>

#224bbb background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #224bbb">…</p>

#224bbb shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #224bbb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2247611
Binary
00100010, 01001011, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#224bbb
LRV
≈ 9.0%
Closest short hex
#24b ΔE = 2.506
RGB
rgb(34, 75, 187)
RGBA
rgba(34, 75, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.115, g: 0.253, b: 0.632
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.260%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14529605 / 0xff224bbb
HSL
hsl(224, 69%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 69%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.922), saturation: 82% (0.818), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 223.922, saturation: 81.818%, perceived brightness: 34.264%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.837, S: 89.447, L: 35.905
Cubehelix
H: -137.850, S: 1.126, L: 0.294
TSL
T: -2.268, S: 0.312, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 82% (0.818), magenta: 60% (0.599), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 71% (0.706), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 12.142, Y: 8.959, Z: 48.093
xyY
x: 0.175, y: 0.129, Y: 8.959
CIELab
L: 35.905, a: 28.093, b: -62.823
CIELuv
L: 35.905, u: -14.387, v: -89.187
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.905, C: 68.818, H: 294.093
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.905, C: 90.339, H: 260.837
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.931, a: 20.034, b: -74.316
CIECAM02
J: 25.453, C: 64.836, h: 259.216, Q: 99.398, M: 56.698, s: 75.526, H: 310.679
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.630, jaune: -11.374, green: 2.134
LMS
L: 4.936, M: 6.957, S: 47.453
YCbCr
Y: 80.864, Cb: 183.236, Cr: 102.049
YCgCo
Y: 92.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: -29.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.509, Db: 167.746, Dr: 78.957
YPbPr
Y: 74.331, Pb: 60.715, Pr: -25.652
xvYCC
Y: 79.837, Cb: 181.334, Cr: 105.466
YIQ
Y: 75.509, I: -60.406, Q: 26.177
YUV
Y: 75.509, U: 54.865, V: -36.416
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.537
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 6.522

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