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Dark cornflower blue / #26428b Hex Color Code

#26428b Paint ChipThe color dark cornflower blue with hexadecimal color code #26428b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #26428b is comprised of 14.9% red, 25.88% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #26428b has a hue of 223° (degrees), 57% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.83 nm.

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  2. Swakopmund, Erongo district, Namibia: 1906 Atlas figure, Hohenzollern building
  3. Aerial of Corricella on the island Procida at night.

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#26428b linear gradient to complementary #93b100

  1. #26428b
  2. #4b537d
  3. #61646e
  4. #71775e
  5. #7e8a4c
  6. #899d35
  7. #93b100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #11367d
  2. #193a82
  3. #203e86
  4. #26428b
  5. #2c4690
  6. #314a94
  7. #374e99

Tones

  1. #26428b
  2. #354683
  3. #40497a
  4. #484d72
  5. #4f516a
  6. #545561
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#26428b to white

  1. #26428b
  2. #515e9e
  3. #757bb1
  4. #989bc4
  5. #babbd8
  6. #dcdceb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#26428b to black

  1. #26428b
  2. #243773
  3. #202d5b
  4. #1c2344
  5. #161a2f
  6. #10101b
  7. #000000 / #000

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#26428b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#26428b foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #26428b">…</p>

#26428b background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #26428b">…</p>

#26428b shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #26428b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2507403
Binary
00100110, 01000010, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#26428b
LRV
≈ 6.2%
Closest short hex
#348 ΔE = 1.721
RGB
rgb(38, 66, 139)
RGBA
rgba(38, 66, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.156, g: 0.272, b: 0.572
RYB
red: 14.902%, yellow: 23.499%, blue: 54.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14269813 / 0xff26428b
HSL
hsl(223, 57%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 57%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.366), saturation: 73% (0.727), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 223.366, saturation: 72.662%, perceived brightness: 28.255%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.139, S: 78.810, L: 29.842
Cubehelix
H: -138.438, S: 0.804, L: 0.257
TSL
T: -2.245, S: 0.251, L: 0.259
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.727), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.851), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 7.406, Y: 6.172, Z: 25.222
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.159, Y: 6.172
CIELab
L: 29.842, a: 15.966, b: -43.792
CIELuv
L: 29.842, u: -11.321, v: -59.007
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.842, C: 46.612, H: 290.031
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.842, C: 60.084, H: 259.139
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.843, a: 9.738, b: -42.804
CIECAM02
J: 20.963, C: 49.137, h: 259.604, Q: 90.207, M: 42.970, s: 69.018, H: 310.880
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.507, jaune: -7.842, green: 1.333
LMS
L: 3.983, M: 5.420, S: 24.910
YCbCr
Y: 72.652, Cb: 164.191, Cr: 110.525
YCoCg
Y: 77.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 65.950, Db: 109.909, Dr: 53.165
YPbPr
Y: 65.292, Pb: 39.720, Pr: -17.358
xvYCC
Y: 72.074, Cb: 162.891, Cr: 112.752
YIQ
Y: 65.950, I: -40.132, Q: 16.792
YUV
Y: 65.950, U: 35.948, V: -24.521
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 4.536
Brand Color
Walmart ΔE = 4.490

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