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#225cb9 Hex Color Code

#225cb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #225cb9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #225cb9 is comprised of 13.33% red, 36.08% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #225cb9 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 69% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.44 nm.

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#225cb9 linear gradient to complementary #c7db00

  1. #225cb9
  2. #5f6fa6
  3. #7e8392
  4. #95987d
  5. #a8ae64
  6. #b9c446
  7. #c7db00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004ca6
  2. #0051ac
  3. #1456b2
  4. #225cb9
  5. #2d62c0
  6. #3667c6
  7. #3f6dcd

Tones

  1. #225cb9
  2. #3d5fac
  3. #4d61a0
  4. #596493
  5. #626887
  6. #696b7b
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#225cb9 to white

  1. #225cb9
  2. #5874c5
  3. #7d8ed1
  4. #9fa9dd
  5. #c0c5e8
  6. #dfe2f4
  7. #ffffff

#225cb9 to black

  1. #225cb9
  2. #234c98
  3. #223d77
  4. #1e2f59
  5. #19213c
  6. #121421
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 XGC
      #315cb6
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ 300 C
      #005eb8
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10434
      #0062c4
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  5. Plascon

    1. Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  7. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  8. Testors

    1. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

#225cb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#225cb9 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #225cb9">…</p>

#225cb9 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #225cb9">…</p>

#225cb9 shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #225cb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2251961
Binary
00100010, 01011100, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#225cb9
LRV
≈ 11.5%
Closest short hex
#15b ΔE = 2.980
RGB
rgb(34, 92, 185)
RGBA
rgba(34, 92, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.109, g: 0.296, b: 0.595
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.298%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14525255 / 0xff225cb9
HSL
hsl(217, 69%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 69%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.954), saturation: 82% (0.816), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 216.954, saturation: 81.622%, perceived brightness: 37.646%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.630, S: 90.643, L: 40.403
Cubehelix
H: -145.557, S: 0.994, L: 0.333
TSL
T: -1.978, S: 0.305, L: 0.334
CMYK
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 50% (0.503), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 13.241, Y: 11.496, Z: 47.411
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.159, Y: 11.496
CIELab
L: 40.403, a: 16.079, b: -54.343
CIELuv
L: 40.403, u: -19.078, v: -80.266
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.403, C: 56.672, H: 286.482
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.403, C: 82.502, H: 256.630
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.905, a: 10.374, b: -59.174
CIECAM02
J: 29.341, C: 60.080, h: 254.792, Q: 106.721, M: 52.539, s: 70.164, H: 308.409
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.504, jaune: -9.698, green: 2.491
LMS
L: 6.942, M: 10.487, S: 46.820
YCbCr
Y: 89.236, Cb: 177.411, Cr: 95.935
YCgCo
Y: 100.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: -29.250
YDbDr
Y: 85.260, Db: 150.069, Dr: 97.495
YPbPr
Y: 86.342, Pb: 53.170, Pr: -33.278
xvYCC
Y: 90.153, Cb: 174.706, Cr: 98.768
YIQ
Y: 85.260, I: -64.429, Q: 16.671
YUV
Y: 85.260, U: 49.082, V: -44.971
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.285
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 1.380

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