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#232b51 Hex Color Code

#232b51 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232b51 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #232b51 is comprised of 13.73% red, 16.86% green and 31.76% blue. In the HSL color space #232b51 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 40% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.53 nm.

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

#232b51 linear gradient to complementary #5e690b

  1. #232b51
  2. #333449
  3. #3f3e40
  4. #484937
  5. #51532d
  6. #585e20
  7. #5e690b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b2449
  2. #1e264c
  3. #20294e
  4. #232b51
  5. #262d54
  6. #283056
  7. #2b3259

Tones

  1. #232b51
  2. #282d4d
  3. #2d3049
  4. #313246
  5. #343542
  6. #37373e
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#232b51 to white

  1. #232b51
  2. #46496c
  3. #696a88
  4. #8c8da4
  5. #b2b2c2
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff

#232b51 to black

  1. #232b51
  2. #1f2544
  3. #1b1f37
  4. #17192a
  5. #12131f
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6712
      #282b4e
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 6718
      #233053
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Mariner Blue
      #1c254c
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2766 CP
      #282a55
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 3524 CP
      #28274b
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Navy Blue
      #19284c
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 2.5%

#232b51 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232b51 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #232b51">…</p>

#232b51 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #232b51">…</p>

#232b51 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232b51">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2304849
Binary
00100011, 00101011, 01010001
Hexadecimal
#232b51
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 4.175
RGB
rgb(35, 43, 81)
RGBA
rgba(35, 43, 81, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.270, b: 0.509
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.318%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14472367 / 0xff232b51
HSL
hsl(230, 40%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 40%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.565), saturation: 57% (0.568), value: 32% (0.318)
HSP
hue: 229.565, saturation: 56.790%, perceived brightness: 18.392%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.874, S: 52.263, L: 18.709
Cubehelix
H: -132.159, S: 0.509, L: 0.176
TSL
T: -2.514, S: 0.174, L: 0.176
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.568), magenta: 47% (0.469), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 68% (0.682)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 68% (0.682)
XYZ
X: 3.042, Y: 2.679, Z: 8.140
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.193, Y: 2.679
CIELab
L: 18.709, a: 9.135, b: -24.408
CIELuv
L: 18.709, u: -4.372, v: -27.219
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.709, C: 26.062, H: 290.518
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.709, C: 27.568, H: 260.874
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.368, a: 4.529, b: -18.028
CIECAM02
J: 13.421, C: 30.042, h: 265.991, Q: 72.178, M: 26.271, s: 60.331, H: 314.253
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.394, jaune: -4.348, green: 0.249
LMS
L: 2.058, M: 2.457, S: 8.050
YCbCr
Y: 54.605, Cb: 145.866, Cr: 121.790
YCgCo
Y: 50.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 44.940, Db: 54.254, Dr: 18.910
YPbPr
Y: 44.032, Pb: 19.920, Pr: -5.748
xvYCC
Y: 53.816, Cb: 145.498, Cr: 122.951
YIQ
Y: 44.940, I: -16.974, Q: 10.131
YUV
Y: 44.940, U: 17.745, V: -8.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.978
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.359

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