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#232538 Hex Color Code

#232538 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232538 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #232538 is comprised of 13.73% red, 14.51% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #232538 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 23% saturation and 18% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.76 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#232538 linear gradient to complementary #3a3d1e

  1. #232538
  2. #282934
  3. #2d2d30
  4. #31312c
  5. #343528
  6. #373923
  7. #3a3d1e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d2032
  2. #1f2134
  3. #212336
  4. #232538
  5. #25273a
  6. #27293c
  7. #292b3e

Tints and Shades

#232538 to white

  1. #232538
  2. #434455
  3. #656675
  4. #898a95
  5. #afafb7
  6. #d6d6db
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#232538 to black

  1. #232538
  2. #1f202f
  3. #1a1b27
  4. #16161f
  5. #111117
  6. #09090e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Showtime V29-026-301
      #2f263a
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3831 TCX / Maritime Blue
      #27293d
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 19-4020 TCX / Dark Sapphire
      #262b37
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6994
      #22273e
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. 6993
      #2b2b44
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Byzanz
      #2a2939
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ 37 2 246 / Venato 10
      #20243c
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. Copenhagen
      #1b2439
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  7. AMC

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1b2236
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #18273f
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  8. RAL

    1. RAL 290 20 10
      #272a3b
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. RAL 5011 / Steel Blue
      #1a2b3c
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  10. Tollens

    1. T2093-6
      #282634
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. T2095-6
      #2e2337
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  12. Chrysler

    1. Midnight Blue
      #242034
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Dark Blue
      #2d2b3b
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Regency Blue
      #19253b
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yankees™ Navy / SC-51
      #242b3f
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Boston Blue / SC-09
      #252c41
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 3.252 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-R60B
      #2f263a
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  16. Brillux

    1. 57.09.36
      #242936
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  17. Audi

    1. Moro Blue/Moro Blue Pearl / LZ5J, P7, P7P7
      #1d2736
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Mingblau Pearl / LZ5L, Q5
      #272a34
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  18. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.899 #50
      #242631
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  19. Sikkens

    1. U2.21.09
      #1d2a3c
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. U1.11.08 (RAL 5004)
      #1f252e
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  20. Colortrend

    1. Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  21. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Mercedes Mittelgrau Matt / 7355
      #1d232e
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  22. Ford

    1. Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Dark Teal
      #152332
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B62 Midnight Blue
      #292a33
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  24. Beckers

    1. Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 3.0%

#232538 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232538 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #232538">…</p>

#232538 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #232538">…</p>

#232538 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232538">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2303288
Binary
00100011, 00100101, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#232538
LRV
≈ 2.0%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 1.691
RGB
rgb(35, 37, 56)
RGBA
rgba(35, 37, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.273, g: 0.289, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 14.442%, blue: 21.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14473928 / 0xff232538
HSL
hsl(234, 23%, 18%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 23%, 18%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.286), saturation: 38% (0.375), value: 22% (0.220)
HSP
hue: 234.286, saturation: 37.500%, perceived brightness: 15.326%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.659, S: 25.909, L: 15.307
Cubehelix
H: -127.813, S: 0.274, L: 0.151
TSL
T: -2.717, S: 0.100, L: 0.151
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.375), magenta: 34% (0.339), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.780)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 85% (0.855), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 2.068, Y: 1.966, Z: 4.011
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.244, Y: 1.966
CIELab
L: 15.307, a: 4.647, b: -12.569
CIELuv
L: 15.307, u: -1.601, v: -12.425
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.307, C: 13.401, H: 290.291
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.307, C: 12.528, H: 262.659
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.021, a: 1.794, b: -7.147
CIECAM02
J: 11.428, C: 17.267, h: 271.539, Q: 66.604, M: 15.100, s: 47.614, H: 317.271
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -2.228, green: -0.059
LMS
L: 1.709, M: 1.906, S: 3.977
YCbCr
Y: 49.131, Cb: 136.637, Cr: 125.773
YCoCg
Y: 41.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 38.568, Db: 26.227, Dr: 6.789
YPbPr
Y: 37.942, Pb: 9.730, Pr: -1.874
xvYCC
Y: 48.585, Cb: 136.547, Cr: 126.354
YIQ
Y: 38.568, I: -7.295, Q: 5.489
YUV
Y: 38.568, U: 8.579, V: -3.130
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/2 ΔE = 5.251
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 8.758

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