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#2538a1 Hex Color Code

#2538a1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2538a1 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2538a1 is comprised of 14.51% red, 21.96% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #2538a1 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 63% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.21 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2538a1 linear gradient to complementary #60c600

  1. #2538a1
  2. #494f90
  3. #5a667f
  4. #647d6d
  5. #689558
  6. #67ad3d
  7. #60c600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #082d93
  2. #153198
  3. #1e349c
  4. #2538a1
  5. #2c3ca6
  6. #3240aa
  7. #3843af

Tones

  1. #2538a1
  2. #3a3f97
  3. #48468d
  4. #514d82
  5. #595478
  6. #5f5c6e
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#2538a1 to white

  1. #2538a1
  2. #5655b1
  3. #7b75c1
  4. #9d95d1
  5. #beb7e0
  6. #dedbf0
  7. #ffffff

#2538a1 to black

  1. #2538a1
  2. #242f84
  3. #222769
  4. #1e1f4e
  5. #181735
  6. #120e1e
  7. #000000

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#2538a1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2538a1 foreground

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

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #2538a1">…</p>

#2538a1 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #2538a1">…</p>

#2538a1 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2538a1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2439329
Binary
00100101, 00111000, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#2538a1
LRV
≈ 5.8%
Closest short hex
#339 ΔE = 2.067
RGB
rgb(37, 56, 161)
RGBA
rgba(37, 56, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.220, b: 0.634
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.210%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14337887 / 0xff2538a1
HSL
hsl(231, 63%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 63%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.806), saturation: 77% (0.770), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 230.806, saturation: 77.019%, perceived brightness: 28.293%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.210, S: 82.119, L: 28.886
Cubehelix
H: -130.979, S: 1.093, L: 0.243
TSL
T: -2.568, S: 0.294, L: 0.244
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.770), magenta: 65% (0.652), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 8.608, Y: 5.794, Z: 34.376
xyY
x: 0.176, y: 0.119, Y: 5.794
CIELab
L: 28.886, a: 31.062, b: -58.794
CIELuv
L: 28.886, u: -9.203, v: -77.294
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.886, C: 66.495, H: 297.848
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.886, C: 77.840, H: 263.210
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.071, a: 21.710, b: -67.825
CIECAM02
J: 20.064, C: 59.902, h: 263.059, Q: 88.251, M: 52.383, s: 77.043, H: 312.692
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.683, jaune: -10.717, green: 1.332
LMS
L: 3.214, M: 3.988, S: 33.910
YCbCr
Y: 69.511, Cb: 176.907, Cr: 112.204
YCgCo
Y: 77.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: -21.750
YDbDr
Y: 62.289, Db: 148.515, Dr: 48.112
YPbPr
Y: 59.513, Pb: 54.685, Pr: -14.330
xvYCC
Y: 67.111, Cb: 176.037, Cr: 115.412
YIQ
Y: 62.289, I: -45.051, Q: 28.652
YUV
Y: 62.289, U: 48.576, V: -22.186
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 9.300
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 1.431

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