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#233c6e Hex Color Code

#233c6e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #233c6e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #233c6e is comprised of 13.73% red, 23.53% green and 43.14% blue. In the HSL color space #233c6e has a hue of 220° (degrees), 52% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.79 nm.

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#233c6e linear gradient to complementary #83850c

  1. #233c6e
  2. #3f4763
  3. #525257
  4. #615e4a
  5. #6d6b3c
  6. #79782a
  7. #83850c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #153263
  2. #1a3566
  3. #1f396a
  4. #233c6e
  5. #273f72
  6. #2b4376
  7. #304679

Tones

  1. #233c6e
  2. #2d3e68
  3. #354062
  4. #3b425c
  5. #414455
  6. #45474f
  7. #494949

Tints and Shades

#233c6e to White

  1. #233c6e
  2. #4a5985
  3. #6e779d
  4. #9197b4
  5. #b5b9cd
  6. #dadbe6
  7. #ffffff

#233c6e to Black

  1. #233c6e
  2. #20335b
  3. #1d2a49
  4. #192138
  5. #141827
  6. #0d0f17
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Catalina Blue
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      ΔE = 2.035
    2. ★ Fjord Blue
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      #0e3b73
      ΔE = 2.073
    2. CF10932
      #10376a
      ΔE = 2.846
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    1. ★ Navy Sateen
      #283e69
      ΔE = 2.093
  8. TRUMATCH

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    1. ★ U9.30.20
      #2e3d67
      ΔE = 2.276
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    1. ★ 57.18.30
      #1e3f6d
      ΔE = 2.292
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      ΔE = 2.883
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    1. Blue / B24
      #1d3f6d
      ΔE = 2.385
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    1. Mistic Purple / S 5540-R70B
      #2f3f6a
      ΔE = 2.419
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    1. Commodore
      #164072
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      #0d3f78
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      #163968
      ΔE = 2.523
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      #254375
      ΔE = 2.942
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    1. Martian Skies 1
      #333d6b
      ΔE = 2.549
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      #2e416e
      ΔE = 2.625
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      #30406c
      ΔE = 2.586
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      #2e406b
      ΔE = 2.592
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      ΔE = 2.898
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      #2c3863
      ΔE = 2.653
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      #243973
      ΔE = 2.864
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    1. RAL 5017 / Traffic blue
      #063971
      ΔE = 2.679
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      #2a4271
      ΔE = 2.680
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      #1f3665
      ΔE = 2.745
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    1. B11 Rich Blue
      #2b3769
      ΔE = 2.689
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      #324070
      ΔE = 2.704
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      #003d77
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      ΔE = 2.746
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      #104176
      ΔE = 2.853
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      ΔE = 2.969

#233c6e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#233c6e foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #233c6e">…</p>

#233c6e background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #233c6e">…</p>

#233c6e shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #233c6e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2309230
Binary
00100011, 00111100, 01101110
Hexadecimal
#233c6e
Closest short hex
#247 ΔE = 3.381
RGB
rgb(35, 60, 110)
RGBA
rgba(35, 60, 110, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.171, g: 0.293, b: 0.537
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.211%, blue: 0.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14467986 / 0xff233c6e
HSL
hsl(220, 52%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 52%%, 28%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 68% (0.682), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 68.182%, perceived brightness: 24.361%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.074, S: 73.541, L: 25.905
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.635, L: 0.227
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.225, L: 0.228
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.682), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 57% (0.569)
XYZ
X: 5.122, Y: 4.714, Z: 15.389
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.187, Y: 4.714
CIELab
L: 25.905, a: 8.240, b: -31.929
CIELuv
L: 25.905, u: -10.068, v: -40.603
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.905, C: 32.975, H: 284.471
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.905, C: 41.833, H: 256.074
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.713, a: 4.115, b: -26.823
CIECAM02
J: 18.149, C: 38.774, h: 257.118, Q: 83.934, M: 33.908, s: 63.559, H: 309.596
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.411, jaune: -5.654, green: 1.179
LMS
L: 3.280, M: 4.492, S: 15.213
YCbCr
Y: 66.015, Cb: 153.650, Cr: 113.475
YCgCo
Y: 66.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.225, Db: 77.900, Dr: 44.175
YPbPr
Y: 58.275, Pb: 27.875, Pr: -14.800
xvYCC
Y: 66.048, Cb: 152.486, Cr: 114.999
YIQ
Y: 58.225, I: -30.956, Q: 10.270
YUV
Y: 58.225, U: 25.479, V: -20.375
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 3.512
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.722

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