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#231b74 Hex Color Code

#231b74 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231b74 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231b74 is comprised of 13.73% red, 10.59% green and 45.49% blue. In the HSL color space #231b74 has a hue of 245° (degrees), 62% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.85 nm.

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

#231b74 linear gradient to complementary #218f00

  1. #231b74
  2. #363068
  3. #3e435b
  4. #42564d
  5. #3f693e
  6. #377c2a
  7. #218f00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #18146c
  2. #1c176f
  3. #201971
  4. #231b74
  5. #261d77
  6. #291f79
  7. #2d227c

Tones

  1. #231b74
  2. #2f236d
  3. #372b66
  4. #3d325e
  5. #423957
  6. #464150
  7. #484848

Tints and Shades

#231b74 to white

  1. #231b74
  2. #4d3d8b
  3. #7260a2
  4. #9585b9
  5. #b8acd0
  6. #dbd5e7
  7. #ffffff

#231b74 to black

  1. #231b74
  2. #211860
  3. #1e154d
  4. #1a123a
  5. #160e29
  6. #0f0718
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a4
      #211c73
      ΔE = 0.482 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ 38-a3
      #231f7a
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2372 XGC
      #1e1d7a
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 662 XGC
      #1b2071
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #171c76
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Medium Brite Blue
      #001a7e
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 15 290 / Litho 5
      #2c1c74
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 43 14 295 / Velvet 40
      #2c1468
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Berry Stain B7-D1-2
      #1c1870
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Dark Sky B5-C1-2
      #001c7c
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7015
      #281779
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ 7021
      #261474
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Sky Blue
      #001880
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10460
      #2c1e68
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 2.5%

#231b74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231b74 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #231b74">…</p>

#231b74 background

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

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #231b74">…</p>

#231b74 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231b74">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2300788
Binary
00100011, 00011011, 01110100
Hexadecimal
#231b74
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#227 ΔE = 2.345
RGB
rgb(35, 27, 116)
RGBA
rgba(35, 27, 116, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.197, g: 0.152, b: 0.652
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.106%, blue: 0.455%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14476428 / 0xff231b74
HSL
hsl(245, 62%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(245, 62%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 245° (245.393), saturation: 77% (0.767), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 245.393, saturation: 76.724%, perceived brightness: 18.922%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.336, S: 76.739, L: 17.468
Cubehelix
H: -118.683, S: 1.174, L: 0.154
TSL
T: -3.171, S: 0.305, L: 0.155
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.698), magenta: 77% (0.767), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 55% (0.545)
XYZ
X: 4.236, Y: 2.402, Z: 16.760
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.103, Y: 2.402
CIELab
L: 17.468, a: 33.018, b: -49.481
CIELuv
L: 17.468, u: -2.426, v: -52.140
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.468, C: 59.486, H: 303.715
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.468, C: 52.196, H: 267.336
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.498, a: 21.674, b: -53.271
CIECAM02
J: 12.447, C: 49.975, h: 270.949, Q: 69.509, M: 43.703, s: 79.292, H: 316.946
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.772, jaune: -9.129, green: -0.030
LMS
L: 1.414, M: 1.199, S: 16.527
YCbCr
Y: 49.971, Cb: 165.887, Cr: 125.193
YCgCo
Y: 51.250, Cg: -24.250, Co: -11.500
YDbDr
Y: 39.538, Db: 115.037, Dr: 8.649
YPbPr
Y: 35.112, Pb: 43.580, Pr: -0.094
xvYCC
Y: 46.155, Cb: 166.282, Cr: 127.917
YIQ
Y: 39.538, I: -23.827, Q: 29.383
YUV
Y: 39.538, U: 37.627, V: -3.981
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.693
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 8.410

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