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#224ca9 Hex Color Code

#224ca9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #224ca9 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #224ca9 is comprised of 13.33% red, 29.8% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #224ca9 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 67% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.85 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#224ca9 linear gradient to complementary #a0cb00

  1. #224ca9
  2. #535f97
  3. #6d7385
  4. #7f8872
  5. #8d9e5c
  6. #97b440
  7. #a0cb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003e99
  2. #0a439e
  3. #1847a3
  4. #224ca9
  5. #2a51af
  6. #3255b4
  7. #395aba

Tones

  1. #224ca9
  2. #3a509e
  3. #485493
  4. #535888
  5. #5b5d7c
  6. #616171
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#224ca9 to white

  1. #224ca9
  2. #5567b8
  3. #7a83c6
  4. #9da0d5
  5. #bebfe3
  6. #dedef1
  7. #ffffff

#224ca9 to black

  1. #224ca9
  2. #23408b
  3. #21346e
  4. #1d2852
  5. #181d37
  6. #11121f
  7. #000000

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#224ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#224ca9 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #224ca9">…</p>

#224ca9 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #224ca9">…</p>

#224ca9 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #224ca9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2247849
Binary
00100010, 01001100, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#224ca9
LRV
≈ 8.4%
Closest short hex
#24a ΔE = 3.240
RGB
rgb(34, 76, 169)
RGBA
rgba(34, 76, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.122, g: 0.272, b: 0.606
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.259%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14529367 / 0xff224ca9
HSL
hsl(221, 67%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 67%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.333), saturation: 80% (0.799), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 221.333, saturation: 79.882%, perceived brightness: 32.792%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.097, S: 87.808, L: 34.747
Cubehelix
H: -140.632, S: 0.986, L: 0.289
TSL
T: -2.158, S: 0.295, L: 0.290
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.799), magenta: 55% (0.550), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 10.403, Y: 8.372, Z: 38.596
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.146, Y: 8.372
CIELab
L: 34.747, a: 20.437, b: -54.050
CIELuv
L: 34.747, u: -14.710, v: -76.365
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.747, C: 57.785, H: 290.712
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.747, C: 77.769, H: 259.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.935, a: 13.540, b: -58.832
CIECAM02
J: 24.626, C: 58.379, h: 257.865, Q: 97.771, M: 51.052, s: 72.260, H: 309.981
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.558, jaune: -9.714, green: 1.994
LMS
L: 4.952, M: 7.128, S: 38.101
YCbCr
Y: 79.604, Cb: 175.043, Cr: 102.959
YCgCo
Y: 88.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -25.250
YDbDr
Y: 74.044, Db: 142.869, Dr: 76.167
YPbPr
Y: 73.750, Pb: 51.330, Pr: -25.278
xvYCC
Y: 79.338, Cb: 173.090, Cr: 105.795
YIQ
Y: 74.044, I: -54.898, Q: 20.054
YUV
Y: 74.044, U: 46.728, V: -35.131
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.562
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 2.694

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