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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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#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

#226ad3 to black

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

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      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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#226ad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#226ad3 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #226ad3">…</p>

#226ad3 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #226ad3">…</p>

#226ad3 shadow

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

James McNeill Whistler
<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: 0.133%, yellow: 0.334%, blue: 0.827%
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
YCgCo
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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