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#237bb3 Hex Color Code

#237bb3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #237bb3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #237bb3 is comprised of 13.73% red, 48.24% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #237bb3 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 67% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.17 nm.

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#237bb3 linear gradient to complementary #9c7a3a

  1. #237bb3
  2. #527a9f
  3. #6a7a8c
  4. #7b7a78
  5. #887a64
  6. #937a50
  7. #9c7a3a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00669c
  2. #006da3
  3. #1374ab
  4. #237bb3
  5. #2f82bb
  6. #3a8ac3
  7. #4491cb

Tones

  1. #237bb3
  2. #3c78a7
  3. #4c759b
  4. #57738f
  5. #5f7083
  6. #666e77
  7. #6b6b6b

Tints and Shades

#237bb3 to White

  1. #237bb3
  2. #5790c0
  3. #7ca5cc
  4. #9ebbd9
  5. #bfd1e6
  6. #dfe8f2
  7. #ffffff

#237bb3 to Black

  1. #237bb3
  2. #246693
  3. #225174
  4. #1e3d56
  5. #192a3a
  6. #121920
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.50.40
      #007bb5
      ΔE = 1.061
    2. S3.56.42
      #0081b8
      ΔE = 2.874
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6549
      #277eb7
      ΔE = 1.209
    2. ★ 6543
      #2f7eb6
      ΔE = 1.431
  3. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 1.225
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 1.264
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 1.390
    2. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.998
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 1.596
    2. ★ North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.040
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 1.622
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 1.668
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 1.703
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 1.798
    2. 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 2.491
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 1.878
    2. Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 2.526
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.891
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10410
      #007fbd
      ΔE = 1.923
    2. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 2.628
  14. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 1.932
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Capricorn Blue
      #0077b0
      ΔE = 1.950
    2. ★ Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 2.020
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 1.958
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ North Sea 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.040
    2. Neptune 152-7
      #007bae
      ΔE = 2.906
  18. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 2.045
    2. Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 2.451
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.075
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.075
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7326 - Soothing Sapphire
      #2280bc
      ΔE = 2.120
  22. Behr

    1. ★ 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.144
    2. S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.643
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 2.225
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 2.932
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Blue Plate - 6796
      #1675ac
      ΔE = 2.426
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 2.438
    2. 31-a4
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.578
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 2.454
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 2.463
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Peek-A-Boo Blue
      #1076ab
      ΔE = 2.526
    2. Cosmic Blue
      #0982bb
      ΔE = 2.804
  29. CIL

    1. Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 2.551
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 2.746
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4115 Bermuda Cocktail 99BG 22/432
      #0080b7
      ΔE = 2.578
    2. 4182 Portuguese Blue 45BB 22/347
      #437ab0
      ΔE = 2.886
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.611
  32. HKS

    1. 50K
      #0178ac
      ΔE = 2.715
  33. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.791
  34. Ford

    1. Blue
      #467aa8
      ΔE = 2.841
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 2.870
  35. Taubmans

    1. Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.956
    2. Jacob's Collar / T12 43.H2
      #007caf
      ΔE = 2.962

#237bb3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#237bb3 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #237bb3">…</p>

#237bb3 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #237bb3">…</p>

#237bb3 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #237bb3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2325427
Binary
00100011, 01111011, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#237bb3
Closest short hex
#37a ΔE = 1.899
RGB
rgb(35, 123, 179)
RGBA
rgba(35, 123, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.104, g: 0.365, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 35.145%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14451789 / 0xff237bb3
HSL
hsl(203, 67%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 67%%, 42%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.333), saturation: 80% (0.804), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 203.333, saturation: 80.447, perceived brightness: 44.540
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.974, S: 92.295, L: 49.223
Cubehelix
H: -161.994, S: 0.848, L: 0.403
TSL
T: -2.002, S: 0.311, L: 0.404
CMYK
cyan: 80 (0.804), magenta: 31 (0.313), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 30 (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 86 (0.863), magenta: 52 (0.518), yellow: 30 (0.298)
XYZ
X: 15.910, Y: 17.776, Z: 45.232
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.225, Y: 17.776
CIELab
L: 49.223, a: -5.579, b: -36.777
CIELuv
L: 49.223, u: -29.233, v: -54.919
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.223, C: 37.197, H: 261.375
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.223, C: 62.215, H: 241.974
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.162, a: -6.426, b: -34.094
CIECAM02
J: 37.473, C: 50.029, h: 239.602, Q: 120.605, M: 43.749, s: 60.229, H: 300.973
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.294, jaune: -6.343, green: 3.550
LMS
L: 11.949, M: 19.257, S: 44.770
YCbCr
Y: 104.529, Cb: 165.608, Cr: 85.392
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: -27.250
YDbDr
Y: 103.072, Db: 114.248, Dr: 129.456
YPbPr
Y: 108.288, Pb: 38.120, Pr: -46.576
xvYCC
Y: 109.000, Cb: 161.486, Cr: 87.086
YIQ
Y: 103.072, I: -70.414, Q: -1.185
YUV
Y: 103.072, U: 37.365, V: -59.721
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.543
Brand Color
Drupal ΔE = 2.620

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