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#231cb5 Hex Color Code

#231cb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231cb5 is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231cb5 is comprised of 13.73% red, 10.98% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #231cb5 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 73% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.45 nm.

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

#231cb5 linear gradient to complementary #00d100

  1. #231cb5
  2. #4a40a2
  3. #5a5e8e
  4. #5f7b79
  5. #5a9762
  6. #48b444
  7. #00d100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0010a9
  2. #0f14ad
  3. #1a18b1
  4. #231cb5
  5. #2a20b9
  6. #3123bd
  7. #3727c1

Tones

  1. #231cb5
  2. #3f2ba9
  3. #4f399c
  4. #5a4590
  5. #615183
  6. #665d76
  7. #696969

Tints and Shades

#231cb5 to white

  1. #231cb5
  2. #5c41c2
  3. #8265cf
  4. #a48adc
  5. #c3b0e8
  6. #e1d7f4
  7. #ffffff

#231cb5 to black

  1. #231cb5
  2. #251a94
  3. #241775
  4. #201457
  5. #1a113b
  6. #140a21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Dover Cliffs B7-B1-2
      #2018b4
      ΔE = 0.902 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Regal Classic P2-A1-2
      #3c04b4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/09
      #0020b4
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 55 35 270 / Aquarell 95
      #0410c4
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2736 C
      #1e22aa
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 2736
      #4012a6
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 3.8%

#231cb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231cb5 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #231cb5">…</p>

#231cb5 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #231cb5">…</p>

#231cb5 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231cb5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2301109
Binary
00100011, 00011100, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#231cb5
LRV
≈ 4.5%
Closest short hex
#12b ΔE = 1.402
RGB
rgb(35, 28, 181)
RGBA
rgba(35, 28, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.143, g: 0.115, b: 0.742
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.110%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14476107 / 0xff231cb5
HSL
hsl(243, 73%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 73%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.745), saturation: 85% (0.845), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 242.745, saturation: 84.530%, perceived brightness: 26.485%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.343, S: 89.351, L: 25.330
Cubehelix
H: -120.866, S: 1.775, L: 0.184
TSL
T: -3.061, S: 0.388, L: 0.186
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.807), magenta: 85% (0.845), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 89% (0.890), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 9.446, Y: 4.523, Z: 44.082
xyY
x: 0.163, y: 0.078, Y: 4.523
CIELab
L: 25.330, a: 53.455, b: -76.697
CIELuv
L: 25.330, u: -5.768, v: -90.248
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.330, C: 93.487, H: 304.875
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.330, C: 90.432, H: 266.343
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.267, a: 42.065, b: -108.008
CIECAM02
J: 17.122, C: 70.145, h: 264.303, Q: 81.524, M: 61.341, s: 86.743, H: 313.351
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.934, jaune: -14.267, green: 1.938
LMS
L: 1.706, M: 1.300, S: 43.440
YCbCr
Y: 56.845, Cb: 194.131, Cr: 120.210
YCgCo
Y: 68.000, Cg: -40.000, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 47.535, Db: 200.799, Dr: 23.870
YPbPr
Y: 40.507, Pb: 75.695, Pr: -3.538
xvYCC
Y: 50.788, Cb: 194.493, Cr: 124.892
YIQ
Y: 47.535, I: -44.983, Q: 49.084
YUV
Y: 47.535, U: 65.678, V: -10.997
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 16.914
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 5.768

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