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#232fa9 Hex Color Code

#232fa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232fa9 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #232fa9 is comprised of 13.73% red, 18.43% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #232fa9 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 66% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.8 nm.

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  1. Senior worker criticizing builder
  2. Piano keyboard and cup of coffee
  3. European Union parliament seats and a voting box on EU flag background. 3d illustration

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#232fa9 linear gradient to complementary #2acc00

  1. #232fa9
  2. #464a97
  3. #556485
  4. #5a7e72
  5. #58975c
  6. #4bb240
  7. #2acc00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #02249c
  2. #1128a0
  3. #1b2ba5
  4. #232fa9
  5. #2a33ad
  6. #3036b2
  7. #373ab6

Tones

  1. #232fa9
  2. #3c389e
  3. #4a4193
  4. #554b88
  5. #5c547d
  6. #625d72
  7. #666666 / #666

Tints and Shades

#232fa9 to white

  1. #232fa9
  2. #574eb8
  3. #7d6fc7
  4. #9f91d5
  5. #c0b5e3
  6. #dfd9f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#232fa9 to black

  1. #232fa9
  2. #24288b
  3. #22226e
  4. #1e1b52
  5. #191537
  6. #120c1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 2736 XGC
      #23249e
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 20 280 / Lavendel 100
      #382ca4
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 3.539 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  5. Fabric Creations

    1. Royal Blue / 25993
      #01269e
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  7. Apple Barrel

    1. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  9. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  10. Delta

    1. Vibrant Violet / 04079
      #3835bf
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

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#232fa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232fa9 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #232fa9">…</p>

#232fa9 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #232fa9">…</p>

#232fa9 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232fa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2305961
Binary
00100011, 00101111, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#232fa9
LRV
≈ 5.3%
Closest short hex
#23a ΔE = 1.246
RGB
rgb(35, 47, 169)
RGBA
rgba(35, 47, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.139, g: 0.187, b: 0.673
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 18.045%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14471255 / 0xff232fa9
HSL
hsl(235, 66%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 66%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.627), saturation: 79% (0.793), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 234.627, saturation: 79.290%, perceived brightness: 27.504%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.598, S: 84.019, L: 27.446
Cubehelix
H: -127.514, S: 1.299, L: 0.223
TSL
T: -2.732, S: 0.326, L: 0.225
CMYK
cyan: 79% (0.793), magenta: 72% (0.722), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 8.869, Y: 5.254, Z: 38.075
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.101, Y: 5.254
CIELab
L: 27.446, a: 39.514, b: -65.997
CIELuv
L: 27.446, u: -7.899, v: -83.541
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.446, C: 76.922, H: 300.910
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.446, C: 83.913, H: 264.598
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.921, a: 28.952, b: -82.442
CIECAM02
J: 18.864, C: 64.368, h: 263.701, Q: 85.570, M: 56.289, s: 81.106, H: 313.032
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.782, jaune: -12.130, green: 1.506
LMS
L: 2.573, M: 2.911, S: 37.541
YCbCr
Y: 65.245, Cb: 183.334, Cr: 114.070
YCoCg
Y: 74.500, Cg: -27.500, Co: -24.750
YDbDr
Y: 57.320, Db: 168.026, Dr: 42.470
YPbPr
Y: 53.228, Pb: 62.380, Pr: -11.612
xvYCC
Y: 61.713, Cb: 182.797, Cr: 117.800
YIQ
Y: 57.320, I: -46.343, Q: 35.421
YUV
Y: 57.320, U: 54.958, V: -19.581
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.677
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.914

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