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British Standard BS381 109 - Middle blue / Anchusa / #225f7c Hex Color Code

#225f7c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #225f7c is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #225f7c is comprised of 13.33% red, 37.25% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #225f7c has a hue of 199° (degrees), 57% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.82 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#225f7c linear gradient to complementary #6b4e33

  1. #225f7c
  2. #3b5c70
  3. #4a5963
  4. #555757
  5. #5e544b
  6. #65513f
  7. #6b4e33

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #064f6b
  2. #125471
  3. #1a5a76
  4. #225f7c
  5. #296482
  6. #306a87
  7. #366f8d

Tones

  1. #225f7c
  2. #305c74
  3. #395a6d
  4. #405765
  5. #46545e
  6. #4b5256
  7. #4f4f4f

Tints and Shades

#225f7c to white

  1. #225f7c
  2. #4c7891
  3. #7191a6
  4. #94acbc
  5. #b7c7d2
  6. #dbe3e8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#225f7c to black

  1. #225f7c
  2. #204f66
  3. #1d4052
  4. #1a313e
  5. #15222b
  6. #0e1519
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 3-33-7 Victor Harbour
      #175e7b
      ΔE = 1.086 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. 3-35-7 Blue Vision
      #1a5a7c
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sleepover Sky
      #1b5d7c
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Out of the Blue
      #00637e
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Swiss Aqua
      #23627f
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Tractor Blue Tractor
      #006079
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Moon Glow X77R163A
      #235d77
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Midnight Sonata R172A
      #3b5771
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Nautical Blue
      #225c7b
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Chinese Porcelain / PPG1160-6
      #3a5f7d
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Orient B47-071-229
      #255b77
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Blumine B46-053-231
      #305c71
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 650-5
      #1d5b78
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. ★ RAL 250 40 25
      #1d6383
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Huron Lake
      #1f6380
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  9. Humbrol

    1. ★ 157 Azure Blue
      #0a5d7d
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4340 TPG / Lyons Blue
      #29627c
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 8765 C
      #1c6787
      ΔE = 3.207 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-B
      #256079
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6030-B
      #2e5669
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Adriatic Sea - 6790
      #016081
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Pulsating Blue - 6964
      #01678d
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6021
      #25637e
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 6032
      #0c5772
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bolt / 10BB 09/250
      #2b5b76
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Dress Blues / 81BG 09/241
      #175a6f
      ΔE = 4.532 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5438
      #265f77
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. 6673
      #28566f
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  16. Tollens

    1. ★ T2015-5
      #1a6483
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. T2018-2
      #355975
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Top Cat / T10 45I-1
      #006282
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ Lake Macquarie / T12 44.G8
      #366079
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  18. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Deep Powder Blue / HC34
      #315e75
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Atmosphère / FOR06
      #42647f
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.15.27
      #005c7c
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 69.15.27
      #005e79
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  20. Berger

    1. ★ Sea Of Midnight / 7437
      #005c7b
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Blue Suede Shoes / 7366
      #40677e
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sea of Midnight
      #005c7b
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Teal Shadow
      #21526c
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sea Of Midnight / 7437
      #005c7b
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Blue Suede Shoes / 7366
      #40677e
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  23. Wattyl

    1. ★ Twilight Cascade / E39W
      #2d6077
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  24. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Deepsea / NP PB 1554 A
      #005c7d
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Bachelor's Pad / NP PB 1540 A
      #2b5472
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Cadet Blue 10BB 13/250
      #2c6181
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 4073 Port Credit 70BG 11/257
      #085e75
      ΔE = 4.198 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  26. Bristol

    1. ★ Lake Macquarie / P122-C6
      #366079
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Ocean Swell / P123-C7
      #006a8a
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #236485
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Hawaii Blue
      #32576c
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  28. Olympic

    1. Chinese Porcelain C52-5
      #36627b
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Mountain Lake C54-5
      #2a5d73
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Brigade / 452-6
      #355c74
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Castile / 453-6
      #366378
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Job's Tears / 0676
      #006381
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Ocean Spray / 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Peacock Blue-N / 161
      #006381
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Blue Dome / 7405
      #0d5c80
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  32. Caparol

    1. 2410
      #00607c
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 55 18 220 / Arctis 100
      #005474
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  33. AMC

    1. Marine Aqua
      #326381
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Mariner Turquoise
      #326278
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Récif profond
      #005b78
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Saturne
      #00698a
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Danube / 2062-30
      #2e5a71
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Prussian Blue / CW-625
      #335b7e
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-B10G
      #1b5d75
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. S 5020-B
      #445c6d
      ΔE = 5.167 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  37. Crown Diamond

    1. 7321-63 New Jeans
      #366279
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 7333-73 Blue Brocade
      #185a73
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. 1306 Sky Blue 6
      #006380
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 1411 Navy 5
      #406381
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  39. Plascon

    1. Zen Retreat B2-E1-4
      #38607c
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Mountain Stream B2-C1-3
      #005880
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  40. Earthpaint

    1. 2-33-7 Soaring Blue
      #006488
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. 3-34-7 Charm Blue
      #0c586e
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  41. GM / General Motors

    1. Regal Blue
      #315a76
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Peacock
      #355a69
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  42. General Paint

    1. Hague / CL 2257N
      #365e7b
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Zodiac / CL 2307N
      #3a5d7c
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  43. Behr

    1. PMD-24
      #38637a
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Cadet Blue RAH-81
      #396888
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  44. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Monsoon 25-14
      #316682
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Blue Lake Deep 27-17
      #445f6f
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  45. Jotun

    1. 4303 / Sandefjord
      #2d5b7b
      ΔE = 3.198 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  46. Duron

    1. Bosporus
      #00597b
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Bunglehouse Blue
      #3e6175
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. Deep Blue Sea / EXTCC-09
      #3b5d76
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Shimmering Sapphire / 35B-7
      #315868
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  48. Lotus

    1. Sky Blue / B124
      #326684
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  49. Nerolac

    1. Deep Turquoise - 4310
      #006480
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Blue Crackle - 2441
      #1e5473
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  50. Audi

    1. River Blue / L50Y
      #2b5770
      ΔE = 3.401 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Bahama Blue Metallic / L99F, Y3
      #40647a
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  51. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Castile 453-6
      #366378
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Blue Starfish 352-7
      #0e5a81
      ΔE = 4.354 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  52. Volkswagen

    1. Denim Blue
      #2d5a7a
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Turquoise
      #27546e
      ΔE = 4.460 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. 7405 - Citadel Blue
      #005b75
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. AC146 - Wavy Navy
      #155b84
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  54. Dupont

    1. CAS518
      #006788
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. CAS502
      #006885
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  55. Kansai Paint

    1. Mandarin Blue
      #2a596e
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 366
      #2d576e
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 356
      #265e85
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  57. Abet Laminati

    1. Circé 1834
      #306786
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  58. Matthews Paint

    1. Monserrat Blue / 17
      #005b81
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Aguazul Blue / 11740
      #00587f
      ΔE = 4.755 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  59. ECOS Paints

    1. Queen Of The Night (0655)
      #3a5e7b
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Happy Tune (0648)
      #425e7a
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  60. Colortrend

    1. 0655
      #3a5e7b
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Ok Vein
      #415d6c
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Prairie Night / 7341
      #3a5a71
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Inky Sea / AC145
      #375a77
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  62. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10915
      #005c75
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. CF10402
      #356888
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  63. ARO

    1. Bleu Clair / 780
      #005774
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  64. Diamond Paint

    1. Bermuda Turquoise
      #39667d
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  65. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Navy Teal / 56
      #20576e
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Ink Blotch / 6
      #00608b
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  66. California Paints

    1. DE 5832 - Navy Teal
      #20576e
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. DE 5790 - Blue Hawaii
      #336172
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  67. Albany Paint

    1. Deep Sea
      #396782
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Jubilee
      #155579
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  68. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Capri / 231/A
      #245f85
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  69. Dulux

    1. 10BB 08/200
      #2e566d
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 10BB 09/155
      #3f5a6c
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  70. Sikkens

    1. R6.51.23
      #0a5a72
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. R3.43.26
      #236174
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  71. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #335c7d
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  72. Tata

    1. Blue Moon / 505
      #31566d
      ΔE = 4.133 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  73. Bmc Sanayi

    1. Iett Turkuaz / 522T
      #005972
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  74. Delta

    1. North Sea / 04019
      #13668d
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  75. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue By You / KM3152-5
      #285a7e
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Night Edition / KM3192-5
      #2e566a
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  76. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Dark Sky
      #345f82
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  77. Disney

    1. 3B-50 Midnight Ball Blue
      #0f668e
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  78. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. The Fang Grey
      #436174
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  79. Dulux Australia

    1. Pelagic / A353
      #356083
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Ocean Trapeze / A344
      #2e546a
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  80. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Touareg
      #005970
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  81. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 D 45 - Blue
      #00566f
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  82. Kenworth USA

    1. Aquatone Blue / N0438
      #015f75
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  83. Freightliner

    1. Aquatone Blue / N0438
      #015f75
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  84. Ralph Lauren

    1. Blue Reef / RLIB220
      #346287
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  85. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.966 #69
      #3a6a81
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  86. Flügger

    1. Wegner Blue (IN-804)
      #435b6c
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  87. Crown Paint

    1. Intense Aqua
      #006a86
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 12.0%

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#225f7c foreground

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#225f7c background

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<p style="background-color: #225f7c">…</p>

#225f7c shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2252668
Binary
00100010, 01011111, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#225f7c
LRV
≈ 10.0%
Closest short hex
#168 ΔE = 2.999
RGB
rgb(34, 95, 124)
RGBA
rgba(34, 95, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.375, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 13.333%, yellow: 27.591%, blue: 48.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14524548 / 0xff225f7c
HSL
hsl(199, 57%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 57%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.333), saturation: 73% (0.726), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 199.333, saturation: 72.581%, perceived brightness: 33.726%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.864, S: 86.026, L: 37.804
Cubehelix
H: -166.883, S: 0.596, L: 0.313
TSL
T: -1.889, S: 0.273, L: 0.314
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.726), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 63% (0.627), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 8.389, Y: 9.979, Z: 20.549
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.256, Y: 9.979
CIELab
L: 37.804, a: -9.301, b: -21.954
CIELuv
L: 37.804, u: -22.177, v: -29.285
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.804, C: 23.843, H: 247.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.804, C: 36.734, H: 232.864
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.589, a: -7.880, b: -16.456
CIECAM02
J: 27.360, C: 35.828, h: 231.643, Q: 103.054, M: 31.331, s: 55.138, H: 293.214
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.217, jaune: -3.724, green: 2.871
LMS
L: 7.097, M: 11.162, S: 20.369
YCbCr
Y: 84.770, Cb: 149.759, Cr: 99.162
YCoCg
Y: 87.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 80.067, Db: 66.107, Dr: 87.606
YPbPr
Y: 84.095, Pb: 21.515, Pr: -31.834
xvYCC
Y: 88.223, Cb: 146.899, Cr: 100.036
YIQ
Y: 80.067, I: -45.655, Q: -3.876
YUV
Y: 80.067, U: 21.620, V: -40.415
Munsell Color System
7.5B 3/8 ΔE = 2.685
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 6.671

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