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#261f8e Hex Color Code

#261f8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #261f8e is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #261f8e is comprised of 14.9% red, 12.16% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #261f8e has a hue of 244° (degrees), 64% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.76 nm.

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#261f8e linear gradient to complementary #03ad00

  1. #261f8e
  2. #3e397f
  3. #495170
  4. #4c685f
  5. #477f4d
  6. #399635
  7. #03ad00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #161784
  2. #1c1987
  3. #211c8b
  4. #261f8e
  5. #2b2291
  6. #2f2595
  7. #332798

Tones

  1. #261f8e
  2. #372985
  3. #42337c
  4. #4a3c73
  5. #50456a
  6. #544e61
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#261f8e to white

  1. #261f8e
  2. #5441a1
  3. #7964b4
  4. #9b89c7
  5. #bdafda
  6. #ded6ec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#261f8e to black

  1. #261f8e
  2. #241c75
  3. #21185d
  4. #1d1446
  5. #181030
  6. #11091c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. Reflex Blue XGC
      #221684
      ΔE = 3.191 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 7015
      #281779
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Bright Blue
      #001982
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 38-a3
      #231f7a
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  5. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  6. Ford

    1. Blue
      #351e76
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Medium Brite Blue
      #001a7e
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 4.327 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Bright Blue
      #001586
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. 50 26 295 / Velvet 100
      #2c0894
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 47 20 295 / Velvet 70
      #30107c
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  9. Plascon

    1. Genevieve Song P3-B1-2
      #441094
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. Blueprint B6-C1-2
      #001484
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  11. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 4.848 / LRV ≈ 3.5%

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#261f8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#261f8e foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #261f8e">…</p>

#261f8e background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #261f8e">…</p>

#261f8e shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #261f8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2498446
Binary
00100110, 00011111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#261f8e
LRV
≈ 3.3%
Closest short hex
#228 ΔE = 1.555
RGB
rgb(38, 31, 142)
RGBA
rgba(38, 31, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.180, g: 0.147, b: 0.673
RYB
red: 14.902%, yellow: 12.157%, blue: 55.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14278770 / 0xff261f8e
HSL
hsl(244, 64%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 64%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (243.784), saturation: 78% (0.782), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 243.784, saturation: 78.169%, perceived brightness: 22.509%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.776, S: 80.359, L: 21.374
Cubehelix
H: -120.018, S: 1.315, L: 0.178
TSL
T: -3.104, S: 0.324, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.732), magenta: 78% (0.782), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.851), magenta: 88% (0.878), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 6.170, Y: 3.344, Z: 25.906
xyY
x: 0.174, y: 0.094, Y: 3.344
CIELab
L: 21.374, a: 39.858, b: -59.493
CIELuv
L: 21.374, u: -3.815, v: -67.743
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.374, C: 71.611, H: 303.820
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.374, C: 67.850, H: 266.776
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.288, a: 28.221, b: -71.188
CIECAM02
J: 14.814, C: 57.896, h: 268.427, Q: 75.831, M: 50.629, s: 81.711, H: 315.568
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.821, jaune: -10.995, green: 0.490
LMS
L: 1.751, M: 1.494, S: 25.540
YCbCr
Y: 55.306, Cb: 175.693, Cr: 123.192
YCoCg
Y: 60.500, Cg: -29.500, Co: -16.500
YDbDr
Y: 45.747, Db: 144.813, Dr: 14.756
YPbPr
Y: 40.483, Pb: 54.695, Pr: -1.606
xvYCC
Y: 50.768, Cb: 176.046, Cr: 126.589
YIQ
Y: 45.747, I: -31.490, Q: 36.016
YUV
Y: 45.747, U: 47.366, V: -6.796
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 9.236
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 6.061

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