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#261caf Hex Color Code

#261caf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #261caf is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #261caf is comprised of 14.9% red, 10.98% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #261caf has a hue of 244° (degrees), 72% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.99 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#261caf linear gradient to complementary #00cb00

  1. #261caf
  2. #493e9c
  3. #585b89
  4. #5c7775
  5. #57935e
  6. #46af42
  7. #00cb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0911a3
  2. #1615a7
  3. #1f18ab
  4. #261caf
  5. #2d20b3
  6. #3323b7
  7. #3827bb

Tones

  1. #261caf
  2. #3f2ba3
  3. #4e3797
  4. #58448b
  5. #5e4f7f
  6. #635b73
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#261caf to white

  1. #261caf
  2. #5b41bd
  3. #8165cb
  4. #a38ad9
  5. #c2b0e6
  6. #e1d7f3
  7. #ffffff

#261caf to black

  1. #261caf
  2. #261a90
  3. #241771
  4. #201455
  5. #1a1139
  6. #140a20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/09
      #0020b4
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 42/09
      #0020c0
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2736 C
      #1e22aa
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 2736
      #4012a6
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Crested Iris P1-B1-2
      #2c14a8
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 3.8%

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#261caf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#261caf foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #261caf">…</p>

#261caf background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #261caf">…</p>

#261caf shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #261caf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2497711
Binary
00100110, 00011100, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#261caf
LRV
≈ 4.3%
Closest short hex
#22a ΔE = 1.422
RGB
rgb(38, 28, 175)
RGBA
rgba(38, 28, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.158, g: 0.116, b: 0.726
RYB
red: 0.149%, yellow: 0.110%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14279505 / 0xff261caf
HSL
hsl(244, 72%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 72%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (244.082), saturation: 84% (0.840), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 244.082, saturation: 84.000%, perceived brightness: 25.963%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.633, S: 88.659, L: 24.755
Cubehelix
H: -119.772, S: 1.685, L: 0.185
TSL
T: -3.116, S: 0.375, L: 0.187
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.783), magenta: 84% (0.840), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.851), magenta: 89% (0.890), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 8.950, Y: 4.337, Z: 40.915
xyY
x: 0.165, y: 0.080, Y: 4.337
CIELab
L: 24.755, a: 51.805, b: -74.056
CIELuv
L: 24.755, u: -5.111, v: -86.875
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.755, C: 90.378, H: 304.974
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.755, C: 87.025, H: 266.633
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.825, a: 40.270, b: -101.910
CIECAM02
J: 16.824, C: 68.221, h: 265.589, Q: 80.812, M: 59.658, s: 85.921, H: 314.038
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.918, jaune: -13.765, green: 1.493
LMS
L: 1.777, M: 1.314, S: 40.321
YCbCr
Y: 57.028, Cb: 191.053, Cr: 121.953
YCgCo
Y: 67.250, Cg: -39.250, Co: -24.750
YDbDr
Y: 47.748, Db: 191.451, Dr: 18.569
YPbPr
Y: 40.714, Pb: 72.350, Pr: -1.762
xvYCC
Y: 50.966, Cb: 191.555, Cr: 126.452
YIQ
Y: 47.748, I: -41.269, Q: 47.851
YUV
Y: 47.748, U: 62.621, V: -8.551
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 15.776
Brand Color
Wooga ΔE = 6.301

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