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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. Old Citadel

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

    1. ★ Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  9. Rackham

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

    1. ★ Ultramarine (839)
      #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. TRUMATCH

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

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

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

    1. ★ V0.47.19
      #083b7b
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  17. 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%
  18. Alcro

    1. Stormnatt
      #003a81
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  19. 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%
  20. Berger

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

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

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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    1. Indigo
      #0a3876
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Honorable Blue
      #01377d
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  24. Federal Standard

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

    1. 2266
      #003a7a
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  26. 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%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 294
      #003882
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  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

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #233a79">…</p>

#233a79 background

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #233a79">…</p>

#233a79 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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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