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#235b9d Hex Color Code

#235b9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #235b9d is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #235b9d is comprised of 13.73% red, 35.69% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #235b9d has a hue of 212° (degrees), 64% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.24 nm.

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#235b9d linear gradient to complementary #a79b19

  1. #235b9d
  2. #51648b
  3. #6a6e7a
  4. #7d7967
  5. #8d8453
  6. #9b8f3c
  7. #a79b19

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004b8b
  2. #0d5091
  3. #195697
  4. #235b9d
  5. #2b60a3
  6. #3366a9
  7. #3a6baf

Tones

  1. #235b9d
  2. #375c93
  3. #445c89
  4. #4d5d7e
  5. #555e74
  6. #5b5f6a
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#235b9d to white

  1. #235b9d
  2. #5374ad
  3. #778ebd
  4. #9aa9ce
  5. #bbc5de
  6. #dde1ef
  7. #ffffff

#235b9d to black

  1. #235b9d
  2. #224c81
  3. #203d66
  4. #1c2f4c
  5. #172134
  6. #10141d
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4051 TCX
      #1f5da0
      ΔE = 0.821 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ P 104-15 C
      #395a94
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R90B
      #285e9c
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ 35-b4
      #225e9b
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ Florentine Lapis 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ UC024 Bleu Medina
      #04599a
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ K-Pow
      #29579c
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  15. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Chrysler

    1. Caribbean Blue
      #2d5ea5
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  18. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3560-R80B
      #1c5794
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  19. Caparol

    1. 60 16 240 / Pacific 140
      #1c5894
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 60 14 250 / Marin 40
      #34589c
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  20. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  21. Disney

    1. 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  22. Ford

    1. Light Sapphire Blue
      #395e98
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6619
      #205594
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 6378
      #3c5d9e
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  24. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  26. Duron

    1. Hyper Blue
      #005c9b
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Monza Blue
      #2d5c93
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Deep Light Blue
      #215b93
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  28. Brillux

    1. 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  29. Bristol

    1. Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Crushed Velvet / T12 39.H5
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  32. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  33. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 1093
      #005f9f
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  35. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10418
      #005baa
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. CF10406
      #0062a9
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  37. Behr

    1. Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 9.1%

#235b9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#235b9d foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #235b9d">…</p>

#235b9d background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #235b9d">…</p>

#235b9d shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #235b9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2317213
Binary
00100011, 01011011, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#235b9d
LRV
≈ 10.3%
Closest short hex
#259 ΔE = 2.467
RGB
rgb(35, 91, 157)
RGBA
rgba(35, 91, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.124, g: 0.322, b: 0.555
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.288%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14460003 / 0xff235b9d
HSL
hsl(212, 64%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 64%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.459), saturation: 78% (0.777), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 212.459, saturation: 77.707%, perceived brightness: 35.157%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.916, S: 87.809, L: 38.327
Cubehelix
H: -150.849, S: 0.804, L: 0.319
TSL
T: -1.806, S: 0.282, L: 0.321
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.777), magenta: 42% (0.420), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 10.518, Y: 10.273, Z: 33.320
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.190, Y: 10.273
CIELab
L: 38.327, a: 5.879, b: -41.108
CIELuv
L: 38.327, u: -19.343, v: -59.235
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.327, C: 41.527, H: 278.138
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.327, C: 62.313, H: 251.916
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.051, a: 2.487, b: -39.202
CIECAM02
J: 27.705, C: 49.765, h: 250.350, Q: 103.702, M: 43.518, s: 64.780, H: 306.178
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.399, jaune: -7.234, green: 2.416
LMS
L: 6.709, M: 10.241, S: 32.938
YCbCr
Y: 86.245, Cb: 165.262, Cr: 98.730
YCgCo
Y: 93.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: -21.750
YDbDr
Y: 81.780, Db: 113.178, Dr: 88.970
YPbPr
Y: 83.824, Pb: 39.440, Pr: -31.036
xvYCC
Y: 87.990, Cb: 162.645, Cr: 100.737
YIQ
Y: 81.780, I: -54.563, Q: 8.693
YUV
Y: 81.780, U: 37.016, V: -41.041
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 4.816
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 2.147

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