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#231c99 Hex Color Code

#231c99 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231c99 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231c99 is comprised of 13.73% red, 10.98% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #231c99 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 69% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#231c99 linear gradient to complementary #00b500

  1. #231c99
  2. #403989
  3. #4d5278
  4. #506b66
  5. #4c8352
  6. #3c9c39
  7. #00b500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e138f
  2. #171692
  3. #1d1996
  4. #231c99
  5. #281f9c
  6. #2d22a0
  7. #3225a3

Tones

  1. #231c99
  2. #38288f
  3. #443284
  4. #4d3d7a
  5. #534770
  6. #575065
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#231c99 to white

  1. #231c99
  2. #553faa
  3. #7b63bc
  4. #9d88cd
  5. #beaede
  6. #dfd6ef
  7. #ffffff

#231c99 to black

  1. #231c99
  2. #23197e
  3. #211764
  4. #1d134b
  5. #181033
  6. #12091d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Blau
      #001ca4
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. ★ 44/14 / Str-Putz Capamix 44/14
      #381894
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue
      #171796
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. 2746
      #360f8f
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  5. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  6. Plascon

    1. Crested Iris P1-B1-2
      #2c14a8
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 3.9%

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#231c99 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231c99 foreground

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

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #231c99">…</p>

#231c99 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #231c99">…</p>

#231c99 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231c99">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2301081
Binary
00100011, 00011100, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#231c99
LRV
≈ 3.5%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 1.516
RGB
rgb(35, 28, 153)
RGBA
rgba(35, 28, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.162, g: 0.130, b: 0.708
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.110%, blue: 0.600%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14476135 / 0xff231c99
HSL
hsl(243, 69%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 69%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (243.360), saturation: 82% (0.817), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 243.360, saturation: 81.699%, perceived brightness: 23.184%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.563, S: 85.173, L: 21.897
Cubehelix
H: -120.365, S: 1.524, L: 0.172
TSL
T: -3.087, S: 0.357, L: 0.174
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.771), magenta: 82% (0.817), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 89% (0.890), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 6.856, Y: 3.487, Z: 30.443
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.085, Y: 3.487
CIELab
L: 21.897, a: 44.788, b: -65.438
CIELuv
L: 21.897, u: -4.441, v: -73.955
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.897, C: 79.298, H: 304.389
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.897, C: 74.088, H: 266.563
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.674, a: 32.860, b: -83.586
CIECAM02
J: 15.002, C: 62.006, h: 266.431, Q: 76.312, M: 54.223, s: 84.294, H: 314.489
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.880, jaune: -12.132, green: 1.062
LMS
L: 1.578, M: 1.281, S: 30.005
YCbCr
Y: 54.101, Cb: 181.839, Cr: 122.198
YCgCo
Y: 61.000, Cg: -33.000, Co: -20.750
YDbDr
Y: 44.343, Db: 163.475, Dr: 17.794
YPbPr
Y: 38.491, Pb: 61.695, Pr: -2.250
xvYCC
Y: 49.057, Cb: 182.195, Cr: 126.024
YIQ
Y: 44.343, I: -35.988, Q: 40.372
YUV
Y: 44.343, U: 53.470, V: -8.196
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.779
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 7.220

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