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#232979 Hex Color Code

#232979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232979 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #232979 is comprised of 13.73% red, 16.08% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #232979 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 55% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.81 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#232979 linear gradient to complementary #4f9c00

  1. #232979
  2. #3b3c6d
  3. #484e60
  4. #506152
  5. #537542
  6. #53882d
  7. #4f9c00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #16216f
  2. #1a2473
  3. #1f2676
  4. #232979
  5. #272c7c
  6. #2b2e7f
  7. #2f3183

Tones

  1. #232979
  2. #302f72
  3. #39356b
  4. #403b64
  5. #46415d
  6. #4a4855
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#232979 to white

  1. #232979
  2. #4d488f
  3. #7269a5
  4. #958dbb
  5. #b8b1d2
  6. #dbd8e8
  7. #ffffff

#232979 to black

  1. #232979
  2. #212364
  3. #1e1e50
  4. #1a183d
  5. #15132a
  6. #0f0a19
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue
      #282c70
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 15 280 / Lavendel 70
      #28247c
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 50 20 240 / Pacific 160
      #002c7c
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  4. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2756 XGC
      #162671
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 2147 C
      #002677
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

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#232979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232979 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #232979">…</p>

#232979 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #232979">…</p>

#232979 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2304377
Binary
00100011, 00101001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#232979
LRV
≈ 3.3%
Closest short hex
#227 ΔE = 2.560
RGB
rgb(35, 41, 121)
RGBA
rgba(35, 41, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.178, g: 0.208, b: 0.614
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.159%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14472839 / 0xff232979
HSL
hsl(236, 55%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 55%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.814), saturation: 71% (0.711), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 235.814, saturation: 71.074%, perceived brightness: 21.558%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.590, S: 70.700, L: 21.294
Cubehelix
H: -126.488, S: 0.956, L: 0.188
TSL
T: -2.781, S: 0.268, L: 0.190
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.711), magenta: 66% (0.661), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 84% (0.839), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 4.936, Y: 3.323, Z: 18.467
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.124, Y: 3.323
CIELab
L: 21.294, a: 25.794, b: -46.406
CIELuv
L: 21.294, u: -5.162, v: -54.505
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.294, C: 53.093, H: 299.067
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.294, C: 54.749, H: 264.590
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.230, a: 16.431, b: -47.300
CIECAM02
J: 14.893, C: 48.922, h: 266.948, Q: 76.034, M: 42.782, s: 75.011, H: 314.768
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.657, jaune: -8.463, green: 0.465
LMS
L: 2.046, M: 2.281, S: 18.220
YCbCr
Y: 57.517, Cb: 164.008, Cr: 119.686
YCgCo
Y: 59.500, Cg: -18.500, Co: -12.750
YDbDr
Y: 48.326, Db: 109.340, Dr: 25.358
YPbPr
Y: 45.482, Pb: 40.690, Pr: -6.680
xvYCC
Y: 55.061, Cb: 163.743, Cr: 122.132
YIQ
Y: 48.326, I: -29.275, Q: 23.622
YUV
Y: 48.326, U: 35.763, V: -11.691
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 4.369
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 5.481

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