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#231b99 Hex Color Code

#231b99 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231b99 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231b99 is comprised of 13.73% red, 10.59% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #231b99 has a hue of 244° (degrees), 70% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.96 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#231b99 linear gradient to complementary #00b400

  1. #231b99
  2. #403889
  3. #4d5278
  4. #506a66
  5. #4c8352
  6. #3c9b39
  7. #00b400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e128f
  2. #171592
  3. #1d1896
  4. #231b99
  5. #281e9c
  6. #2d21a0
  7. #3224a3

Tones

  1. #231b99
  2. #38278f
  3. #443284
  4. #4d3c7a
  5. #534670
  6. #575065
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#231b99 to white

  1. #231b99
  2. #553fab
  3. #7b62bc
  4. #9d88cd
  5. #beaede
  6. #dfd6ef
  7. #ffffff

#231b99 to black

  1. #231b99
  2. #23197e
  3. #211664
  4. #1d134b
  5. #181033
  6. #12081d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue
      #171796
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Dark Blue C
      #00249c
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  4. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Purple Sparkle P2-B1-2
      #380c9c
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Crested Iris P1-B1-2
      #2c14a8
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. 50 26 264 / Saphir 100
      #0010a4
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. 50 30 260 / Lazur 195
      #0010a0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

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#231b99 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231b99 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #231b99">…</p>

#231b99 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #231b99">…</p>

#231b99 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231b99">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2300825
Binary
00100011, 00011011, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#231b99
LRV
≈ 3.4%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 1.752
RGB
rgb(35, 27, 153)
RGBA
rgba(35, 27, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.126, b: 0.712
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.106%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14476391 / 0xff231b99
HSL
hsl(244, 70%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 70%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (243.810), saturation: 82% (0.824), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 243.810, saturation: 82.353%, perceived brightness: 23.077%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.649, S: 85.936, L: 21.728
Cubehelix
H: -119.996, S: 1.548, L: 0.170
TSL
T: -3.105, S: 0.361, L: 0.172
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.771), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 6.833, Y: 3.440, Z: 30.435
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.085, Y: 3.440
CIELab
L: 21.728, a: 45.283, b: -65.720
CIELuv
L: 21.728, u: -4.326, v: -73.880
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.728, C: 79.810, H: 304.568
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.728, C: 74.006, H: 266.649
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.548, a: 33.298, b: -84.302
CIECAM02
J: 14.884, C: 62.113, h: 266.499, Q: 76.010, M: 54.317, s: 84.534, H: 314.526
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.886, jaune: -12.191, green: 1.063
LMS
L: 1.543, M: 1.218, S: 29.997
YCbCr
Y: 53.597, Cb: 182.130, Cr: 122.566
YCgCo
Y: 60.500, Cg: -33.500, Co: -20.750
YDbDr
Y: 43.756, Db: 164.358, Dr: 16.678
YPbPr
Y: 37.776, Pb: 62.080, Pr: -1.796
xvYCC
Y: 48.443, Cb: 182.533, Cr: 126.422
YIQ
Y: 43.756, I: -35.713, Q: 40.895
YUV
Y: 43.756, U: 53.759, V: -7.681
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.944
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 7.250

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