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#226cd9 Hex Color Code

#226cd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #226cd9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #226cd9 is comprised of 13.33% red, 42.35% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #226cd9 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 73% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.57 nm.

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#226cd9 linear gradient to complementary #e4fb00

  1. #226cd9
  2. #6d81c2
  3. #9198ab
  4. #acaf92
  5. #c2c876
  6. #d4e153
  7. #e4fb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0058c2
  2. #005fc9
  3. #0c65d1
  4. #226cd9
  5. #3073e1
  6. #3c7ae9
  7. #4780f1

Tones

  1. #226cd9
  2. #466fca
  3. #5971ba
  4. #6674ab
  5. #70779c
  6. #787b8d
  7. #7e7e7e

Tints and Shades

#226cd9 to white

  1. #226cd9
  2. #5e82e0
  3. #849ae7
  4. #a6b2ed
  5. #c4cbf3
  6. #e2e5f9
  7. #ffffff

#226cd9 to black

  1. #226cd9
  2. #2559b1
  3. #25478b
  4. #213667
  5. #1b2644
  6. #131725
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      #2b6be4
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/13
      #3468d0
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. GM / General Motors

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      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 17.5%

#226cd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#226cd9 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #226cd9">…</p>

#226cd9 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #226cd9">…</p>

#226cd9 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #226cd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2256089
Binary
00100010, 01101100, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#226cd9
LRV
≈ 16.1%
Closest short hex
#36c ΔE = 2.460
RGB
rgb(34, 108, 217)
RGBA
rgba(34, 108, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.095, g: 0.301, b: 0.604
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.340%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14521127 / 0xff226cd9
HSL
hsl(216, 73%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 73%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (215.738), saturation: 84% (0.843), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 215.738, saturation: 84.332%, perceived brightness: 43.951%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.430, S: 93.377, L: 47.070
Cubehelix
H: -146.968, S: 1.125, L: 0.383
TSL
T: -1.930, S: 0.323, L: 0.385
CMYK
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 50% (0.502), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 18.542, Y: 16.073, Z: 67.757
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.157, Y: 16.073
CIELab
L: 47.070, a: 18.134, b: -62.010
CIELuv
L: 47.070, u: -23.017, v: -95.362
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.070, C: 64.607, H: 286.301
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.070, C: 98.100, H: 256.430
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.091, a: 12.398, b: -72.143
CIECAM02
J: 35.224, C: 67.131, h: 254.052, Q: 116.932, M: 58.705, s: 70.855, H: 308.034
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.513, jaune: -11.071, green: 2.999
LMS
L: 9.489, M: 14.650, S: 66.907
YCbCr
Y: 100.436, Cb: 186.803, Cr: 87.775
YCgCo
Y: 116.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: -37.250
YDbDr
Y: 98.300, Db: 178.597, Dr: 122.295
YPbPr
Y: 100.086, Pb: 63.010, Pr: -42.014
xvYCC
Y: 101.956, Cb: 183.350, Cr: 91.094
YIQ
Y: 98.300, I: -79.101, Q: 18.266
YUV
Y: 98.300, U: 58.413, V: -56.411
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 7.378
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 2.344

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