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#224ca4 Hex Color Code

#224ca4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #224ca4 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #224ca4 is comprised of 13.33% red, 29.8% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #224ca4 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 66% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#224ca4 linear gradient to complementary #a4c600

  1. #224ca4
  2. #525e93
  3. #6c7281
  4. #7f866e
  5. #8e9b59
  6. #9ab03e
  7. #a4c600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003e94
  2. #0c4399
  3. #18479f
  4. #224ca4
  5. #2a51a9
  6. #3255af
  7. #385ab4

Tones

  1. #224ca4
  2. #385099
  3. #46538e
  4. #505784
  5. #585b79
  6. #5e5f6e
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#224ca4 to white

  1. #224ca4
  2. #5467b3
  3. #7983c3
  4. #9ba0d2
  5. #bdbfe1
  6. #dedef0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#224ca4 to black

  1. #224ca4
  2. #224087
  3. #20346a
  4. #1d284f
  5. #181d36
  6. #11121e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 0.397 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  2. Fender

    1. ★ 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2145 C
      #004ea8
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 18-3949 TCX
      #3850a0
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  6. Lascaux

    1. ★ Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Laser Blue
      #144b9f
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 57 12 262 / Berliner Blau 20
      #404c98
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 32紺藍
      #0050a5
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  11. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  14. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 8.3%

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#224ca4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#224ca4 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: #224ca4">…</p>

#224ca4 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #224ca4">…</p>

#224ca4 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #224ca4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2247844
Binary
00100010, 01001100, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#224ca4
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#249 ΔE = 3.227
RGB
rgb(34, 76, 164)
RGBA
rgba(34, 76, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.124, g: 0.277, b: 0.599
RYB
red: 13.333%, yellow: 25.782%, blue: 64.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14529372 / 0xff224ca4
HSL
hsl(221, 66%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 66%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.615), saturation: 79% (0.793), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 220.615, saturation: 79.268%, perceived brightness: 32.344%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.546, S: 87.276, L: 34.372
Cubehelix
H: -141.421, S: 0.949, L: 0.287
TSL
T: -2.128, S: 0.291, L: 0.288
CMYK
cyan: 79% (0.793), magenta: 54% (0.537), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 9.943, Y: 8.188, Z: 36.171
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.151, Y: 8.188
CIELab
L: 34.372, a: 18.471, b: -51.668
CIELuv
L: 34.372, u: -14.749, v: -72.792
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.372, C: 54.870, H: 289.671
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.372, C: 74.272, H: 258.546
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.615, a: 11.946, b: -54.916
CIECAM02
J: 24.352, C: 56.559, h: 257.409, Q: 97.225, M: 49.460, s: 71.324, H: 309.746
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.538, jaune: -9.266, green: 1.963
LMS
L: 4.929, M: 7.124, S: 35.712
YCbCr
Y: 79.114, Cb: 172.848, Cr: 103.314
YCgCo
Y: 87.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: -24.000
YDbDr
Y: 73.474, Db: 136.204, Dr: 75.082
YPbPr
Y: 73.390, Pb: 48.830, Pr: -25.048
xvYCC
Y: 79.029, Cb: 170.894, Cr: 105.997
YIQ
Y: 73.474, I: -53.291, Q: 18.499
YUV
Y: 73.474, U: 44.548, V: -34.631
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.648
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 1.732

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