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Glidden Nautical Blue / #225c7b Hex Color Code

#225c7b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #225c7b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #225c7b is comprised of 13.33% red, 36.08% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #225c7b has a hue of 201° (degrees), 57% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.15 nm.

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#225c7b linear gradient to complementary #6c4f31

  1. #225c7b
  2. #3b5a6f
  3. #4a5862
  4. #565556
  5. #5f534a
  6. #66513e
  7. #6c4f31

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #084d6b
  2. #125270
  3. #1b5776
  4. #225c7b
  5. #296180
  6. #2f6686
  7. #356c8c

Tones

  1. #225c7b
  2. #2f5a74
  3. #39586c
  4. #405565
  5. #46535d
  6. #4b5156
  7. #4f4f4f

Tints and Shades

#225c7b to white

  1. #225c7b
  2. #4c7590
  3. #708fa5
  4. #93aabb
  5. #b7c5d1
  6. #dbe2e8
  7. #ffffff

#225c7b to black

  1. #225c7b
  2. #204d66
  3. #1d3e51
  4. #192f3d
  5. #15222a
  6. #0e1419
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 09/250
      #255c7a
      ΔE = 0.352 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sleepover Sky
      #1b5d7c
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ Silent Night
      #256180
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Orient B47-071-229
      #255b77
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Spray Drift B47-063-238
      #2d5877
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1316 Neptune Blue
      #255b77
      ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Back of Beyond X76R162A
      #1f5978
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ Fine China Blue
      #2b5b75
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-35-7 Blue Vision
      #1a5a7c
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ 3-33-7 Victor Harbour
      #175e7b
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bolt / 10BB 09/250
      #2b5b76
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Blue Bolt
      #2b5b7b
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ultra Blue / NP PB 1547 A
      #23607f
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ Deepsea / NP PB 1554 A
      #005c7d
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  10. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 109 - Middle blue / Anchusa
      #225f7c
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Ocean Spray / 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.30
      #315c78
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. S0.50.30
      #006285
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Aqua Blue
      #1e5878
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Swiss Aqua
      #23627f
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ Enamel Blue
      #185d81
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  16. Humbrol

    1. ★ 157 Azure Blue
      #0a5d7d
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / PPG1156-6
      #2d5975
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Starfish 352-7
      #0e5a81
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / PPG1156-6
      #2d5975
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Transport Blue
      #2b5a74
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. ★ Regal Blue
      #315a76
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-B
      #1f5a7d
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. S 3060-B10G
      #006085
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Marée haute
      #005c7f
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Confiance
      #00597f
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. Audi

    1. ★ Aruba Blue Pearl/Arubablau Pearl / LX5V, Q9, Q9Q9
      #185879
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. River Blue / L50Y
      #2b5770
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  23. Jotun

    1. ★ 4303 / Sandefjord
      #2d5b7b
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 124A Ultra Blue
      #1e5e7a
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Commandes / A329
      #0b5d7c
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Cobalt Blue / G87
      #345f7e
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / 451-6
      #2b5876
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Blue Starfish / 352-7
      #0e5a81
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #2d5a7a
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  28. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.15.27
      #005c7c
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 66.18.27
      #006086
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Maritime 23-16
      #005c7c
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Stencil Square Wallpaper Blue CW610
      #365d78
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bermuda Blue / 2061-30
      #195e83
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Blue Danube / 2062-30
      #2e5a71
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4093 Huron Lake 90BG 11/262
      #0c5a78
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Cadet Blue 10BB 13/250
      #2c6181
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  32. Duron

    1. ★ Bosporus
      #00597b
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  33. Berger

    1. Sea Of Midnight / 7437
      #005c7b
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Sea of Midnight
      #005c7b
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Sea Of Midnight / 7437
      #005c7b
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7357 - Blue By You
      #215674
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  37. Olympic

    1. Stunning Sapphire B53-6
      #006084
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Animation C53-5
      #126180
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Citadel Blue / KM3176-5
      #005e84
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Blue By You / KM3152-5
      #285a7e
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Regatta - 6517
      #215772
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Adriatic Sea - 6790
      #016081
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  40. General Paint

    1. Hague / CL 2257N
      #365e7b
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  41. Pantone / PMS

    1. 308 C
      #00587c
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 7701 XGC
      #005877
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6679
      #285c74
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 6673
      #28566f
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  43. Behr

    1. 550D-7 Southern Evening
      #275b73
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2018-2
      #355975
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  45. Taubmans

    1. High Tide / T67-8
      #2a5d81
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Stunning Sapphire / T10 45F-2
      #006286
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  46. Focoltone

    1. 3443
      #005a81
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  47. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 5040-R90B
      #27587b
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  48. Chrysler

    1. Frosted Turquoise
      #2a5a71
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  49. Bristol

    1. Lake Macquarie / P122-C6
      #366079
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  50. Plascon

    1. Zen Retreat B2-E1-4
      #38607c
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  51. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #335c7d
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

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#225c7b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#225c7b foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #225c7b">…</p>

#225c7b background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #225c7b">…</p>

#225c7b shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #225c7b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2251899
Binary
00100010, 01011100, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#225c7b
LRV
≈ 9.4%
Closest short hex
#157 ΔE = 3.147
RGB
rgb(34, 92, 123)
RGBA
rgba(34, 92, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.137, g: 0.369, b: 0.494
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.271%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14525317 / 0xff225c7b
HSL
hsl(201, 57%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 57%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.899), saturation: 72% (0.724), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 200.899, saturation: 72.358%, perceived brightness: 32.901%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.431, S: 85.365, L: 36.787
Cubehelix
H: -164.977, S: 0.595, L: 0.306
TSL
T: -1.932, S: 0.268, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.724), magenta: 25% (0.252), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 8.061, Y: 9.424, Z: 20.129
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.251, Y: 9.424
CIELab
L: 36.787, a: -7.857, b: -22.921
CIELuv
L: 36.787, u: -21.119, v: -30.649
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.787, C: 24.230, H: 251.079
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.787, C: 37.220, H: 235.431
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.698, a: -6.851, b: -17.389
CIECAM02
J: 26.514, C: 36.015, h: 234.110, Q: 101.448, M: 31.495, s: 55.718, H: 296.081
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -3.904, green: 2.733
LMS
L: 6.686, M: 10.448, S: 19.947
YCbCr
Y: 83.160, Cb: 150.193, Cr: 100.337
YCgCo
Y: 85.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: -13.750
YDbDr
Y: 78.192, Db: 67.423, Dr: 84.041
YPbPr
Y: 81.878, Pb: 22.170, Pr: -30.426
xvYCC
Y: 86.319, Cb: 147.475, Cr: 101.273
YIQ
Y: 78.192, I: -44.511, Q: -2.619
YUV
Y: 78.192, U: 22.050, V: -38.770
Munsell Color System
7.5B 3/8 ΔE = 2.186
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 5.302

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