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Ford Bright Island Blue / #233a79 Hex Color Code

#233a79 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #233a79 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #233a79 is comprised of 13.73% red, 22.75% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #233a79 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 55% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.8 nm.

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#233a79 linear gradient to complementary #849c00

  1. #233a79
  2. #43496d
  3. #565860
  4. #656852
  5. #717942
  6. #7b8a2d
  7. #849c00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #13306d
  2. #193371
  3. #1e3775
  4. #233a79
  5. #283d7d
  6. #2c4181
  7. #314485

Tones

  1. #233a79
  2. #303d72
  3. #39406b
  4. #404464
  5. #45475d
  6. #4a4a55
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#233a79 to white

  1. #233a79
  2. #4c578f
  3. #7076a5
  4. #9396bb
  5. #b7b8d1
  6. #dbdbe8
  7. #ffffff

#233a79 to black

  1. #233a79
  2. #213164
  3. #1e2850
  4. #1a203c
  5. #15182a
  6. #0e0e19
  7. #000000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mystique Blue Flash
      #273a78
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. ★ Bright Blue
      #1e3a72
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #213976
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. ★ Blue
      #223b77
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6622
      #293b77
      ΔE = 0.901 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 6609
      #323971
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue
      #1a3978
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4050-R80B
      #203975
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ S 3560-R90B
      #043c7e
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue / 2066-10
      #243973
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  7. Rackham

    1. ★ Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  8. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  9. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  10. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  11. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  12. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B61 Coral Sea
      #2b3872
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3597 C
      #1c3775
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 294
      #003882
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b7
      #283c74
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 36-a4
      #003d85
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #293a71
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Jazz Blue
      #163780
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.47.19
      #083b7b
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  18. Resene

    1. Submerge B36-073-272
      #113775
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Vroom B49-093-279
      #353d75
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  19. Alcro

    1. Stormnatt
      #003a81
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  20. Plascon

    1. Blue Vista B5-D1-3
      #244080
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  21. Berger

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Evening Magic
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  24. Duron

    1. Indigo
      #0a3876
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Honorable Blue
      #01377d
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  25. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25056
      #253475
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  26. Focoltone

    1. 2266
      #003a7a
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  27. Caparol

    1. 55 30 230 / Coelin 100
      #003c7c
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. 42/19 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/19
      #30407c
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  28. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  29. Tollens

    1. Bleu d'Egypte | EE107
      #1e366d
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 4.0%

#233a79 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#233a79 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #233a79">…</p>

#233a79 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #233a79">…</p>

#233a79 shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #233a79">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2308729
Binary
00100011, 00111010, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#233a79
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 3.057
RGB
rgb(35, 58, 121)
RGBA
rgba(35, 58, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.164, g: 0.271, b: 0.565
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.208%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14468487 / 0xff233a79
HSL
hsl(224, 55%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 55%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.953), saturation: 71% (0.711), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 223.953, saturation: 71.074%, perceived brightness: 24.833%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.176, S: 75.771, L: 26.050
Cubehelix
H: -137.817, S: 0.748, L: 0.228
TSL
T: -2.270, S: 0.243, L: 0.229
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.711), magenta: 52% (0.521), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 5.656, Y: 4.763, Z: 18.707
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.164, Y: 4.763
CIELab
L: 26.050, a: 13.960, b: -38.685
CIELuv
L: 26.050, u: -9.488, v: -49.629
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.050, C: 41.127, H: 289.843
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.050, C: 50.528, H: 259.176
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.825, a: 8.066, b: -35.541
CIECAM02
J: 18.204, C: 44.315, h: 260.201, Q: 84.060, M: 38.753, s: 67.898, H: 311.191
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.491, jaune: -6.920, green: 1.098
LMS
L: 3.153, M: 4.220, S: 18.478
YCbCr
Y: 66.085, Cb: 159.061, Cr: 113.430
YCgCo
Y: 68.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: -12.750
YDbDr
Y: 58.305, Db: 94.329, Dr: 44.330
YPbPr
Y: 57.637, Pb: 34.145, Pr: -14.398
xvYCC
Y: 65.500, Cb: 157.994, Cr: 115.352
YIQ
Y: 58.305, I: -33.941, Q: 14.738
YUV
Y: 58.305, U: 30.853, V: -20.446
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.720
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 3.289

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