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#283c8f Hex Color Code

#283c8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #283c8f is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #283c8f is comprised of 15.69% red, 23.53% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #283c8f has a hue of 228° (degrees), 56% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.69 nm.

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#283c8f linear gradient to complementary #7fb700

  1. #283c8f
  2. #4a4f81
  3. #5d6372
  4. #6a7761
  5. #748c4f
  6. #7ba136
  7. #7fb700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #143182
  2. #1c3586
  3. #22388b
  4. #283c8f
  5. #2e4093
  6. #334398
  7. #38479c

Tones

  1. #283c8f
  2. #384187
  3. #43467e
  4. #4b4c76
  5. #52516d
  6. #585665
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#283c8f to White

  1. #283c8f
  2. #5359a2
  3. #7777b4
  4. #9997c7
  5. #bbb9d9
  6. #dddbec
  7. #ffffff

#283c8f to Black

  1. #283c8f
  2. #253376
  3. #222a5d
  4. #1d2146
  5. #171830
  6. #100f1c
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  5. Plascon

    1. Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 287
      #003896
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#283c8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#283c8f foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #283c8f">…</p>

#283c8f background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #283c8f">…</p>

#283c8f shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #283c8f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2636943
Binary
00101000, 00111100, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#283c8f
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#249 ΔE = 3.158
RGB
rgb(40, 60, 143)
RGBA
rgba(40, 60, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.165, g: 0.247, b: 0.588
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.223%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14140273 / 0xff283c8f
HSL
hsl(228, 56%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 56%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.350), saturation: 72% (0.720), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 228.350, saturation: 72.028%, perceived brightness: 27.515%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.723, S: 76.373, L: 28.552
Cubehelix
H: -133.340, S: 0.876, L: 0.248
TSL
T: -2.461, S: 0.254, L: 0.249
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.720), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 7.447, Y: 5.665, Z: 26.682
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.142, Y: 5.665
CIELab
L: 28.552, a: 21.921, b: -48.343
CIELuv
L: 28.552, u: -9.326, v: -64.106
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.552, C: 53.080, H: 294.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.552, C: 64.780, H: 261.723
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.802, a: 14.196, b: -49.804
CIECAM02
J: 19.987, C: 52.094, h: 262.818, Q: 88.082, M: 45.555, s: 71.916, H: 312.564
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.574, jaune: -8.730, green: 1.037
LMS
L: 3.558, M: 4.540, S: 26.339
YCbCr
Y: 70.534, Cb: 167.397, Cr: 113.327
YCgCo
Y: 75.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 63.482, Db: 119.639, Dr: 44.671
YPbPr
Y: 61.716, Pb: 43.800, Pr: -13.818
xvYCC
Y: 69.003, Cb: 166.475, Cr: 115.862
YIQ
Y: 63.482, I: -38.579, Q: 21.595
YUV
Y: 63.482, U: 39.131, V: -20.601
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 6.241
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 2.772

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