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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  4. Fender

    1. ★ 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293 XGC
      #004aa7
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ 2388 C
      #0050b5
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Laser Blue
      #144b9f
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  9. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#224ca9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#224ca9 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #224ca9">…</p>

#224ca9 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #224ca9">…</p>

#224ca9 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<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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