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#234e86 Hex Color Code

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#234e86 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #234e86 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #234e86 is comprised of 13.73% red, 30.59% green and 52.55% blue. In the HSL color space #234e86 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 59% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.09 nm.

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#234e86 linear gradient to complementary #8e841b

  1. #234e86
  2. #465677
  3. #5b5e68
  4. #6b6759
  5. #787148
  6. #847a35
  7. #8e841b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0b4177
  2. #14457c
  3. #1c4a81
  4. #234e86
  5. #29528b
  6. #2f5790
  7. #355c95

Tones

  1. #234e86
  2. #324f7e
  3. #3d5076
  4. #45516d
  5. #4b5265
  6. #50545d
  7. #555555 / #555

Tints and Shades

#234e86 to white

  1. #234e86
  2. #4e689a
  3. #7284ad
  4. #95a2c1
  5. #b8c0d6
  6. #dbdfea
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#234e86 to black

  1. #234e86
  2. #21416e
  3. #1e3558
  4. #1a2942
  5. #151d2e
  6. #0f121a
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / 349-7
      #224d88
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  2. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 0.997 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 4.972 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  3. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.18.27
      #2d5085
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Dark Royal Blue / 2065-20 / Cubbies Blue / SC-60
      #154c87
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Patriot Blue / 2064-20
      #194b7d
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 7269 - Evening In Paris
      #28497a
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Vega Blue
      #1b4f8d
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Imperial Blue Mica
      #0f5199
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Sportly EBC-24
      #0f4c88
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ Flashy Sapphire P520-7
      #2b538b
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #175087
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Medium Blue
      #345786
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Two-Wheeler
      #314874
      ΔE = 3.741 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blueblood - 6966
      #015086
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ Adriatic Blue Fleet
      #054c84
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  14. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Bing Blue / 9205
      #284b86
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blooming Blue / 9189
      #364d86
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  15. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2254
      #004f8a
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 1099
      #005495
      ΔE = 3.193 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  17. Plascon

    1. ★ Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Nautical / 69
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  20. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Puget Sound Blue / 11584
      #194982
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Bally Blue Met. / 41755
      #3b4f8e
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  21. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 640-M
      #004e87
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. RAL 640-5
      #00548a
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b6
      #1b5288
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  23. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  24. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  25. Caparol

    1. 38/04
      #004c8c
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 3.629 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 3-36-7 Academy Blue
      #234f7d
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  27. Clark+Kensington

    1. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Air Guitar / 36C-7
      #1c4c76
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  28. Delta

    1. Navy Blue / 020890202W
      #1f4880
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. Ultra Blue / 020380202W
      #00549a
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  29. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 3.645 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6648
      #2c4c7a
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  32. FolkArt

    1. Cobalt Blue / 720
      #2a508f
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. True Blue / 401
      #2a5491
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  34. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Faenza 859
      #004f92
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Blu Pavone 849
      #33527e
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  35. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Laser Blue Pearl / LC5J, Y3Y3
      #064a79
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  36. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  38. ECOS Paints

    1. Florida Waters (0599)
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  39. Sikkens

    1. U1.43.21
      #225283
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  41. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  43. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  44. Glidden

    1. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  45. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 3.282 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  46. Mylands of London

    1. Deep Blue
      #114785
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  47. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 4050-R90B
      #144478
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  48. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 3.442 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Subzero Blue
      #365379
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  49. AMC

    1. Blue
      #13497b
      ΔE = 3.482 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Deep Blue
      #17517e
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  50. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Olympian Blue - 2392
      #294b76
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  51. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 3.567 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  52. Apple Barrel

    1. Deep Navy / 21976E
      #004780
      ΔE = 3.570 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. True Navy / K2616
      #004684
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  53. Crown Paint

    1. Regal Blue
      #0d4787
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  54. California Paints

    1. DE 5860 - Slumber
      #2d517c
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  55. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 3.766 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  56. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  57. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.793 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  58. AWD

    1. Cargo Blue / 1BL
      #004681
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  59. Wattyl

    1. Space Odyssey / E28W
      #25527f
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  60. Duron

    1. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Dignity Blue
      #00477b
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  61. Kelly-Moore

    1. Inky Sea / AC233-B
      #244975
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  62. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  63. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  64. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  65. ICI Paints

    1. Sapphire 50BB 11/321
      #2a5686
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  66. Waverly

    1. Ocean / 60686E / 60891E
      #18578d
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  67. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  68. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  69. Loop

    1. Lille / LP-205
      #004a7c
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  70. Devoe Paint

    1. Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  71. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue B14 / O45
      #294b74
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Cook's Bay / A337
      #015283
      ΔE = 4.659 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  72. Vista Paint

    1. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Wavy Navy
      #005488
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  73. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  74. Disney

    1. 3B-30 Sorcerers Hat
      #1c4e7a
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  75. Valspar Paint

    1. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Boat Blue
      #3d4f76
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  76. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  77. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 336
      #2b5787
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 241A Porcelain Blue
      #035589
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  78. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10409
      #005284
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. CF10931
      #1c4974
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  79. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  80. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  81. Pantone / PMS

    1. 647
      #265787
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 301
      #00599c
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  82. Earthpaint

    1. 3-37-6 Wedgewinkle
      #38557f
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  83. Taubmans

    1. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  84. Kansai Paint

    1. Wira Blue
      #365278
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  85. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  86. Fabric Creations

    1. Indigo / 26337
      #014479
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  87. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  88. Olympic

    1. Daring Indigo B47-6
      #314e72
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 7.3%

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#234e86 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#234e86 foreground

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<p style="color: #234e86">…</p>

#234e86 background

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<p style="background-color: #234e86">…</p>

#234e86 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2313862
Binary
00100011, 01001110, 10000110
Hexadecimal
#234e86
LRV
≈ 7.5%
Closest short hex
#358 ΔE = 3.321
RGB
rgb(35, 78, 134)
RGBA
rgba(35, 78, 134, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.142, g: 0.316, b: 0.543
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 25.482%, blue: 52.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14463354 / 0xff234e86
HSL
hsl(214, 59%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 59%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.939), saturation: 74% (0.739), value: 53% (0.525)
HSP
hue: 213.939, saturation: 73.881%, perceived brightness: 30.337%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.297, S: 83.141, L: 32.977
Cubehelix
H: -149.084, S: 0.709, L: 0.279
TSL
T: -1.861, S: 0.258, L: 0.280
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.739), magenta: 42% (0.418), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.475)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 69% (0.694), yellow: 47% (0.475)
XYZ
X: 7.719, Y: 7.526, Z: 23.596
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.194, Y: 7.526
CIELab
L: 32.977, a: 5.420, b: -35.688
CIELuv
L: 32.977, u: -15.658, v: -49.056
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.977, C: 36.097, H: 278.636
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.977, C: 51.495, H: 252.297
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.434, a: 2.213, b: -31.789
CIECAM02
J: 23.396, C: 44.017, h: 251.481, Q: 95.298, M: 38.492, s: 63.555, H: 306.742
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.387, jaune: -6.278, green: 1.955
LMS
L: 5.058, M: 7.489, S: 23.329
YCbCr
Y: 77.439, Cb: 158.948, Cr: 105.147
YCoCg
Y: 81.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 71.527, Db: 93.998, Dr: 69.471
YPbPr
Y: 72.873, Pb: 32.945, Pr: -24.076
xvYCC
Y: 78.585, Cb: 156.940, Cr: 106.851
YIQ
Y: 71.527, I: -43.607, Q: 8.331
YUV
Y: 71.527, U: 30.743, V: -32.046
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.156
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 3.279

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