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#231e38 Hex Color Code

#231e38 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231e38 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231e38 is comprised of 13.73% red, 11.76% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #231e38 has a hue of 252° (degrees), 30% saturation and 17% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 451.86 nm.

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  1. Test Screen Glitch Texture
  2. Pastor studying the Bible on a wooden desk
  3. tiger in the circus arena

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#231e38 linear gradient to complementary #37480e

  1. #231e38
  2. #292533
  3. #2d2c2d
  4. #313327
  5. #343a20
  6. #364118
  7. #37480e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e1933
  2. #201b35
  3. #211c36
  4. #231e38
  5. #25203a
  6. #26213b
  7. #28233d

Tints and Shades

#231e38 to white

  1. #231e38
  2. #433e56
  3. #666075
  4. #8a8596
  5. #afacb8
  6. #d7d5db
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#231e38 to black

  1. #231e38
  2. #1f1a2f
  3. #1a1727
  4. #16131f
  5. #110d17
  6. #09070e
  7. #000000 / #000

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#231e38 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231e38 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #231e38">…</p>

#231e38 background

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #231e38">…</p>

#231e38 shadow

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231e38">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2301496
Binary
00100011, 00011110, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#231e38
LRV
≈ 1.6%
Closest short hex
#224 ΔE = 3.410
RGB
rgb(35, 30, 56)
RGBA
rgba(35, 30, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.289, g: 0.248, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 11.765%, blue: 21.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14475720 / 0xff231e38
HSL
hsl(252, 30%, 17%)
HSLA
hsla(252, 30%, 17%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 252° (251.538), saturation: 46% (0.464), value: 22% (0.220)
HSP
hue: 251.538, saturation: 46.429%, perceived brightness: 13.876%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.886, S: 33.071, L: 13.055
Cubehelix
H: -113.378, S: 0.371, L: 0.135
TSL
T: -3.436, S: 0.129, L: 0.135
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.375), magenta: 46% (0.464), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.780)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 88% (0.882), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 1.871, Y: 1.571, Z: 3.945
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.213, Y: 1.571
CIELab
L: 13.055, a: 9.770, b: -16.087
CIELuv
L: 13.055, u: 0.497, v: -15.097
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 13.055, C: 18.822, H: 301.270
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 13.055, C: 15.105, H: 271.886
Hunter-Lab
L: 12.535, a: 4.706, b: -9.886
CIECAM02
J: 10.162, C: 21.056, h: 284.638, Q: 62.806, M: 18.413, s: 54.145, H: 324.747
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.339, jaune: -2.908, green: -0.683
LMS
L: 1.405, M: 1.375, S: 3.907
YCbCr
Y: 45.603, Cb: 138.674, Cr: 128.349
YCoCg
Y: 37.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 34.459, Db: 32.408, Dr: -1.023
YPbPr
Y: 32.937, Pb: 12.425, Pr: 1.304
xvYCC
Y: 44.287, Cb: 138.915, Cr: 129.145
YIQ
Y: 34.459, I: -5.374, Q: 9.147
YUV
Y: 34.459, U: 10.601, V: 0.475
Munsell Color System
5P 2/4 ΔE = 7.117
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 11.887

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