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Ford Blue / #226ad3 Hex Color Code

#226ad3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #226ad3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #226ad3 is comprised of 13.33% red, 41.57% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #226ad3 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 72% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.71 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#226ad3 linear gradient to complementary #e2f500

  1. #226ad3
  2. #6b7ebd
  3. #8f94a6
  4. #a9ab8e
  5. #bfc373
  6. #d2dc50
  7. #e2f500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0057bc
  2. #005dc4
  3. #0e64cb
  4. #226ad3
  5. #3071db
  6. #3b77e2
  7. #467eea

Tones

  1. #226ad3
  2. #446cc4
  3. #566fb5
  4. #6371a6
  5. #6d7498
  6. #747789
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#226ad3 to white

  1. #226ad3
  2. #5d81db
  3. #8398e3
  4. #a4b1ea
  5. #c4caf1
  6. #e2e4f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#226ad3 to black

  1. #226ad3
  2. #2558ac
  3. #244687
  4. #213564
  5. #1b2543
  6. #131624
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Humbrol

    1. ★ Blue
      #0066cc / #06c
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Navy Blue
      #0066cc / #06c
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Indigo
      #4f69c6
      ΔE = 3.129 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Grabber Blue
      #2b6be4
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  4. Plascon

    1. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10434
      #0062c4
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 6046
      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  9. Caparol

    1. 70 25 260 / Lazur 175
      #3464dc
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Green Planet Paints

    1. Neptune
      #4b70dd
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  14. Beckers

    1. Kolibri 766 / S 4040-B10G
      #5c66b8
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

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#226ad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#226ad3 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #226ad3">…</p>

#226ad3 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #226ad3">…</p>

#226ad3 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #226ad3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2255571
Binary
00100010, 01101010, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#226ad3
LRV
≈ 15.3%
Closest short hex
#26c ΔE = 1.640
RGB
rgb(34, 106, 211)
RGBA
rgba(34, 106, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.097, g: 0.302, b: 0.601
RYB
red: 13.333%, yellow: 33.404%, blue: 82.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14521645 / 0xff226ad3
HSL
hsl(216, 72%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 72%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (215.593), saturation: 84% (0.839), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 215.593, saturation: 83.886%, perceived brightness: 42.988%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.205, S: 93.012, L: 46.109
Cubehelix
H: -147.137, S: 1.095, L: 0.376
TSL
T: -1.924, S: 0.320, L: 0.378
CMYK
cyan: 84% (0.839), magenta: 50% (0.498), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 17.567, Y: 15.349, Z: 63.652
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.159, Y: 15.349
CIELab
L: 46.109, a: 17.102, b: -60.146
CIELuv
L: 46.109, u: -22.590, v: -92.004
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.109, C: 62.530, H: 285.873
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.109, C: 94.737, H: 256.205
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.178, a: 11.478, b: -68.904
CIECAM02
J: 34.359, C: 65.606, h: 253.898, Q: 115.487, M: 57.371, s: 70.482, H: 307.956
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.505, jaune: -10.729, green: 2.931
LMS
L: 9.130, M: 14.083, S: 62.857
YCbCr
Y: 98.840, Cb: 184.751, Cr: 88.937
YCoCg
Y: 114.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: -35.750
YDbDr
Y: 96.442, Db: 172.365, Dr: 118.761
YPbPr
Y: 98.224, Pb: 60.780, Pr: -40.830
xvYCC
Y: 100.357, Cb: 181.391, Cr: 92.134
YIQ
Y: 96.442, I: -76.624, Q: 17.444
YUV
Y: 96.442, U: 56.374, V: -54.781
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.440
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 3.040

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