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#233f8e Hex Color Code

#233f8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #233f8e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #233f8e is comprised of 13.73% red, 24.71% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #233f8e has a hue of 224° (degrees), 60% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.25 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#233f8e linear gradient to complementary #89b100

  1. #233f8e
  2. #48507f
  3. #5e6270
  4. #6d7560
  5. #79894d
  6. #829d35
  7. #89b100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0c3481
  2. #153885
  3. #1c3b8a
  4. #233f8e
  5. #294392
  6. #2f4797
  7. #344b9c

Tones

  1. #233f8e
  2. #344385
  3. #40477c
  4. #484c74
  5. #4f506b
  6. #555462
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#233f8e to white

  1. #233f8e
  2. #505ba1
  3. #7579b3
  4. #9899c6
  5. #babad9
  6. #dcdcec
  7. #ffffff

#233f8e to black

  1. #233f8e
  2. #223575
  3. #1f2b5d
  4. #1b2246
  5. #161930
  6. #100f1c
  7. #000000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.011 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 3065-R90B
      #00408b
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Impact Blue
      #0c4593
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 16 246 / Lago 75
      #144494
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Friesenbla / Friesenblau
      #004494
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 6513
      #394286
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7687 C
      #1d4289
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3584 C
      #2e3e80
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 6.1%

#233f8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#233f8e foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #233f8e">…</p>

#233f8e background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #233f8e">…</p>

#233f8e shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #233f8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2310030
Binary
00100011, 00111111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#233f8e
LRV
≈ 5.9%
Closest short hex
#149 ΔE = 2.309
RGB
rgb(35, 63, 142)
RGBA
rgba(35, 63, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.263, b: 0.592
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.224%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14467186 / 0xff233f8e
HSL
hsl(224, 60%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 60%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.299), saturation: 75% (0.754), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 224.299, saturation: 75.352%, perceived brightness: 27.715%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.015, S: 81.486, L: 29.068
Cubehelix
H: -137.453, S: 0.879, L: 0.248
TSL
T: -2.285, S: 0.269, L: 0.250
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.754), magenta: 56% (0.556), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 75% (0.753), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 7.351, Y: 5.865, Z: 26.330
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.148, Y: 5.865
CIELab
L: 29.068, a: 18.774, b: -46.900
CIELuv
L: 29.068, u: -11.013, v: -62.555
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.068, C: 50.518, H: 291.817
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.068, C: 63.517, H: 260.015
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.217, a: 11.807, b: -47.513
CIECAM02
J: 20.318, C: 51.511, h: 260.050, Q: 88.809, M: 45.046, s: 71.220, H: 311.112
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.549, jaune: -8.434, green: 1.396
LMS
L: 3.630, M: 4.943, S: 25.995
YCbCr
Y: 70.663, Cb: 166.825, Cr: 110.099
YCgCo
Y: 75.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -18.000
YDbDr
Y: 63.634, Db: 117.907, Dr: 54.467
YPbPr
Y: 62.724, Pb: 42.720, Pr: -17.634
xvYCC
Y: 69.869, Cb: 165.527, Cr: 112.510
YIQ
Y: 63.634, I: -42.060, Q: 18.659
YUV
Y: 63.634, U: 38.564, V: -25.121
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.468
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.017

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