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#231b9e Hex Color Code

#231b9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231b9e is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231b9e is comprised of 13.73% red, 10.59% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #231b9e has a hue of 244° (degrees), 71% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.05 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#231b9e linear gradient to complementary #00b900

  1. #231b9e
  2. #42398d
  3. #4f547c
  4. #536d69
  5. #4e8655
  6. #3e9f3b
  7. #00b900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0c1193
  2. #161597
  3. #1d189a
  4. #231b9e
  5. #291ea2
  6. #2e21a5
  7. #3324a9

Tones

  1. #231b9e
  2. #392893
  3. #463389
  4. #4f3e7e
  5. #564873
  6. #5a5368
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#231b9e to white

  1. #231b9e
  2. #573faf
  3. #7c63bf
  4. #9e88d0
  5. #bfaee0
  6. #dfd6ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#231b9e to black

  1. #231b9e
  2. #231982
  3. #221667
  4. #1e134d
  5. #191035
  6. #12091e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Crested Iris P1-B1-2
      #2c14a8
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Dover Cliffs B7-B1-2
      #2018b4
      ΔE = 3.433 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 072 XGC
      #28109a
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 7003
      #2c1b82
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. 50 26 295 / Velvet 100
      #2c0894
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 43/05
      #0000a4
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. 33紺藍
      #2f009a
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 82紫
      #40009e
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a2
      #252280
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

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#231b9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231b9e foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #231b9e">…</p>

#231b9e background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #231b9e">…</p>

#231b9e shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231b9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2300830
Binary
00100011, 00011011, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#231b9e
LRV
≈ 3.6%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 1.857
RGB
rgb(35, 27, 158)
RGBA
rgba(35, 27, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.159, g: 0.123, b: 0.718
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 10.588%, blue: 61.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14476386 / 0xff231b9e
HSL
hsl(244, 71%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 71%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (243.664), saturation: 83% (0.829), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 243.664, saturation: 82.911%, perceived brightness: 23.660%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.594, S: 86.784, L: 22.334
Cubehelix
H: -120.116, S: 1.595, L: 0.172
TSL
T: -3.099, S: 0.367, L: 0.174
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.778), magenta: 83% (0.829), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 7.255, Y: 3.609, Z: 32.655
xyY
x: 0.167, y: 0.083, Y: 3.609
CIELab
L: 22.334, a: 46.859, b: -67.780
CIELuv
L: 22.334, u: -4.571, v: -76.799
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.334, C: 82.401, H: 304.658
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.334, C: 76.935, H: 266.594
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.997, a: 34.918, b: -88.618
CIECAM02
J: 15.248, C: 63.616, h: 266.052, Q: 76.934, M: 55.631, s: 85.035, H: 314.286
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.897, jaune: -12.581, green: 1.220
LMS
L: 1.563, M: 1.221, S: 32.184
YCbCr
Y: 54.087, Cb: 184.325, Cr: 122.211
YCoCg
Y: 61.750, Cg: -34.750, Co: -22.000
YDbDr
Y: 44.326, Db: 171.023, Dr: 17.763
YPbPr
Y: 38.136, Pb: 64.580, Pr: -2.026
xvYCC
Y: 48.752, Cb: 184.729, Cr: 126.220
YIQ
Y: 44.326, I: -37.320, Q: 42.450
YUV
Y: 44.326, U: 55.939, V: -8.181
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.825
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 6.916

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