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#273e8c Hex Color Code

#273e8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #273e8c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #273e8c is comprised of 15.29% red, 24.31% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #273e8c has a hue of 226° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.67 nm.

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#273e8c linear gradient to complementary #86b300

  1. #273e8c
  2. #49507e
  3. #5d626f
  4. #6c765f
  5. #778a4d
  6. #809e35
  7. #86b300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #13337f
  2. #1b3783
  3. #213a88
  4. #273e8c
  5. #2d4290
  6. #324695
  7. #374999

Tones

  1. #273e8c
  2. #364284
  3. #41477c
  4. #494c73
  5. #50506b
  6. #565563
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#273e8c to white

  1. #273e8c
  2. #525a9f
  3. #7679b2
  4. #9898c5
  5. #bab9d8
  6. #dcdcec
  7. #ffffff

#273e8c to black

  1. #273e8c
  2. #243473
  3. #212b5c
  4. #1c2245
  5. #17192f
  6. #100f1b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue CP
      #263f8c
      ΔE = 0.475 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. P 102-8 C
      #384289
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 0.827 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Providence B5-C1-3
      #144098
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  9. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. 57 16 246 / Lago 75
      #144494
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  12. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#273e8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#273e8c foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #273e8c">…</p>

#273e8c background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #273e8c">…</p>

#273e8c shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #273e8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2571916
Binary
00100111, 00111110, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#273e8c
LRV
≈ 5.8%
Closest short hex
#249 ΔE = 2.783
RGB
rgb(39, 62, 140)
RGBA
rgba(39, 62, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.162, g: 0.257, b: 0.581
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.226%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14205300 / 0xff273e8c
HSL
hsl(226, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 56%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.337), saturation: 72% (0.721), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 226.337, saturation: 72.143%, perceived brightness: 27.578%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.729, S: 77.139, L: 28.823
Cubehelix
H: -135.350, S: 0.840, L: 0.250
TSL
T: -2.373, S: 0.252, L: 0.251
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.721), magenta: 56% (0.557), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 7.291, Y: 5.769, Z: 25.535
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.149, Y: 5.769
CIELab
L: 28.823, a: 19.249, b: -46.055
CIELuv
L: 28.823, u: -10.011, v: -61.332
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.823, C: 49.916, H: 292.683
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.823, C: 62.144, H: 260.729
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.019, a: 12.152, b: -46.218
CIECAM02
J: 20.197, C: 50.511, h: 261.620, Q: 88.542, M: 44.171, s: 70.631, H: 311.934
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.545, jaune: -8.288, green: 1.139
LMS
L: 3.675, M: 4.819, S: 25.212
YCbCr
Y: 70.991, Cb: 165.646, Cr: 112.365
YCgCo
Y: 75.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: -15.500
YDbDr
Y: 64.015, Db: 114.324, Dr: 47.585
YPbPr
Y: 62.717, Pb: 41.645, Pr: -15.088
xvYCC
Y: 69.863, Cb: 164.582, Cr: 114.746
YIQ
Y: 64.015, I: -38.760, Q: 19.405
YUV
Y: 64.015, U: 37.393, V: -21.946
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.729
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.791

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