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#233f9f Hex Color Code

#233f9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #233f9f is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #233f9f is comprised of 13.73% red, 24.71% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #233f9f has a hue of 226° (degrees), 64% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.93 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#233f9f linear gradient to complementary #7ec200

  1. #233f9f
  2. #4b538f
  3. #60687e
  4. #6e7e6b
  5. #779456
  6. #7cab3c
  7. #7ec200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #033391
  2. #113795
  3. #1b3b9a
  4. #233f9f
  5. #2a43a4
  6. #3147a9
  7. #374bae

Tones

  1. #233f9f
  2. #384495
  3. #464a8a
  4. #4f4f80
  5. #575576
  6. #5c5b6c
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#233f9f to white

  1. #233f9f
  2. #545baf
  3. #7979bf
  4. #9b99cf
  5. #bdbadf
  6. #dedcef
  7. #ffffff

#233f9f to black

  1. #233f9f
  2. #233583
  3. #212b67
  4. #1d224d
  5. #181935
  6. #110f1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 286 XGC
      #033e9e
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Providence B5-C1-3
      #144098
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  6. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  7. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  9. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

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#233f9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#233f9f foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #233f9f">…</p>

#233f9f background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #233f9f">…</p>

#233f9f shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #233f9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2310047
Binary
00100011, 00111111, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#233f9f
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 2.180
RGB
rgb(35, 63, 159)
RGBA
rgba(35, 63, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.136, g: 0.245, b: 0.619
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.227%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14467169 / 0xff233f9f
HSL
hsl(226, 64%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 64%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.452), saturation: 78% (0.780), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 226.452, saturation: 77.987%, perceived brightness: 29.289%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.478, S: 84.312, L: 30.435
Cubehelix
H: -135.234, S: 1.016, L: 0.256
TSL
T: -2.378, S: 0.290, L: 0.257
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 75% (0.753), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 8.726, Y: 6.415, Z: 33.572
xyY
x: 0.179, y: 0.132, Y: 6.415
CIELab
L: 30.435, a: 25.413, b: -55.055
CIELuv
L: 30.435, u: -11.124, v: -74.236
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.435, C: 60.637, H: 294.777
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.435, C: 75.065, H: 261.478
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.327, a: 17.180, b: -60.863
CIECAM02
J: 21.252, C: 57.848, h: 260.953, Q: 90.826, M: 50.587, s: 74.630, H: 311.584
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.621, jaune: -9.969, green: 1.552
LMS
L: 3.698, M: 4.954, S: 33.129
YCbCr
Y: 72.329, Cb: 174.288, Cr: 108.892
YCgCo
Y: 80.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -22.250
YDbDr
Y: 65.572, Db: 140.568, Dr: 58.156
YPbPr
Y: 63.948, Pb: 51.220, Pr: -18.416
xvYCC
Y: 70.920, Cb: 172.993, Cr: 111.823
YIQ
Y: 65.572, I: -47.521, Q: 23.948
YUV
Y: 65.572, U: 45.976, V: -26.821
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.367
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.834

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