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Natural Color System / NCS S 3050-R90B / #285e9c Hex Color Code

#285e9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #285e9c is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #285e9c is comprised of 15.69% red, 36.86% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #285e9c has a hue of 212° (degrees), 59% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.7 nm.

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#285e9c linear gradient to complementary #9f8e25

  1. #285e9c
  2. #50658b
  3. #686c79
  4. #797468
  5. #887d55
  6. #948540
  7. #9f8e25

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #064e8a
  2. #155390
  3. #1f5996
  4. #285e9c
  5. #3064a2
  6. #3769a8
  7. #3f6faf

Tones

  1. #285e9c
  2. #3a5e92
  3. #465f89
  4. #4f607f
  5. #576075
  6. #5d616c
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#285e9c to white

  1. #285e9c
  2. #5576ac
  3. #7990bd
  4. #9baacd
  5. #bcc6de
  6. #dde2ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#285e9c to black

  1. #285e9c
  2. #264e80
  3. #223f65
  4. #1d304c
  5. #182234
  6. #11151d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b4
      #225e9b
      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 34-a4
      #005b9b
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 0.816 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 2-36-6 Clipper
      #376497
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ Beacon Blue P510-7
      #255c99
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Dark Cobalt Blue PPU15-03
      #32578b
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4151 TPG / Skydiver
      #1f609e
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 8485 C
      #295d8a
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  5. Nerolac

    1. ★ Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #28629e
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Arrival Blue
      #185f93
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Patmos / OROC37
      #3b68a9
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Monza Blue
      #2d5c93
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 3B-40 Galactic Sky
      #175d95
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. T2002-3
      #005b91
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  15. Homebase

    1. ★ Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Lighting / NP AC 2098 A
      #1b62a0
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 282A Patriot Blue
      #1b6098
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 3.749 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  19. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2947
      #265e95
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  20. Duron

    1. ★ Hyper Blue
      #005c9b
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Jay Blue
      #005c95
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  21. Delta

    1. ★ Blue Bayou / 025880202W
      #005fa7
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Ultra Blue / 020380202W
      #00549a
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  23. Flügger

    1. Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  25. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  26. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  27. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  28. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  29. Caparol

    1. 60 11 240 / Pacific 110
      #386094
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Rave Regatta / 250-7
      #00609e
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6593
      #366094
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  32. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10406
      #0062a9
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. CF10444
      #3f63a8
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  34. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Kingdom / 58BB 12/390
      #35639a
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Sapphire / 50BB 11/321
      #395f8b
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  36. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  37. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 3.054 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Integra / A377
      #406195
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Blue Regent / A361
      #285d91
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  40. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lapis / 46
      #165d95
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  42. California Paints

    1. DE 5846 - Samoa
      #165d95
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  43. Sikkens

    1. U5.44.35
      #1e63ab
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 3.397 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #2a6094
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  45. Glidden

    1. Rave Regatta / PPG1239-7
      #00619d
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Teeny Bikini / PPG1162-6
      #326395
      ΔE = 3.741 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 3.151 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Mineral Blue
      #3b5686
      ΔE = 4.384 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  47. CIL

    1. Sapphire
      #385f8f
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Blazer Blue
      #215889
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  48. Clark+Kensington

    1. Dazzling Blue / KIDCC-33
      #376192
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Sapphire 50BB 11/321
      #2a5686
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  50. Resene

    1. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Splish Splash B48-102-250
      #29598b
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  51. Sto

    1. 35140
      #336192
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  52. FolkArt

    1. Blue Ribbon / 719
      #286398
      ΔE = 3.530 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. True Blue / 401
      #2a5491
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  53. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Starless Night 27-14
      #3c608b
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  54. Rodda Paint

    1. Glacier Bay H54
      #005c95
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  55. Colortrend

    1. Glacier Bay
      #005c95
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  56. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 3.637 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  57. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  58. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #265d8f
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Montana Blue
      #18588b
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  59. Kansai Paint

    1. Exciting Blue
      #385d8b
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  60. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 3.751 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  61. Taubmans

    1. Twilight Blue / T12 39.H4
      #38669c
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  62. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 3.760 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  63. Plascon

    1. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 3.768 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Calm Interlude B4-D1-4
      #406490
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  64. General Paint

    1. Louissa / CL 2287N
      #2d6498
      ΔE = 3.776 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  65. Jedynka

    1. Tenger Kék
      #005a93
      ΔE = 3.821 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  66. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Cobalto 851
      #0763b0
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 4.934 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  67. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  68. Ford

    1. Bay Roc Blue
      #395888
      ΔE = 3.838 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  69. Matthews Paint

    1. Belize Blue / 359
      #27588b
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Blue Collar / 9460
      #455c84
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  70. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Hyper Blue - 6965
      #015f97
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  71. Graham & Brown

    1. Blue Suede Shoe
      #1e6094
      ΔE = 3.868 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  72. Dulux

    1. 50BB 11/321
      #33608f
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 70BB 10/275
      #415881
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  73. Afnor

    1. Bleu Clair Mat / 2570
      #235a8c
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  74. RAL

    1. RAL 260 40 45
      #0066a3
      ΔE = 4.108 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. RAL 260 40 40
      #00659d
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  75. Waverly

    1. Ocean / 60686E / 60891E
      #18578d
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  76. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  77. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.433 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  78. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Ocean Force / X146
      #285c8b
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  79. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 4.328 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Blue / 135
      #345b85
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  80. Loop

    1. Taverny / LP-219
      #336699 / #369
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  81. Brighto Paints

    1. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  82. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  83. Focoltone

    1. 2278
      #00639b
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  84. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Bayou
      #005990
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  85. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  86. Chrysler

    1. Jasper Blue
      #31608d
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  87. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  88. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  89. ECOS Paints

    1. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  90. HKS

    1. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  91. Teknos

    1. GBI138
      #375d87
      ΔE = 4.882 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  92. KILZ

    1. Atlas Blue / B911
      #3e5982
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Beyond The Sea / C721
      #366797
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 12.7%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2645660
Binary
00101000, 01011110, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#285e9c
LRV
≈ 10.9%
Closest short hex
#26a ΔE = 3.293
RGB
rgb(40, 94, 156)
RGBA
rgba(40, 94, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.138, g: 0.324, b: 0.538
RYB
red: 15.686%, yellow: 30.136%, blue: 61.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14131556 / 0xff285e9c
HSL
hsl(212, 59%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 59%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.069), saturation: 74% (0.744), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 212.069, saturation: 74.359%, perceived brightness: 36.026%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.816, S: 85.059, L: 39.336
Cubehelix
H: -151.317, S: 0.749, L: 0.332
TSL
T: -1.791, S: 0.262, L: 0.333
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.744), magenta: 40% (0.397), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 10.876, Y: 10.856, Z: 32.968
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.198, Y: 10.856
CIELab
L: 39.336, a: 4.227, b: -38.892
CIELuv
L: 39.336, u: -19.563, v: -56.227
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.336, C: 39.121, H: 276.203
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.336, C: 59.533, H: 250.816
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.948, a: 1.265, b: -36.263
CIECAM02
J: 28.622, C: 47.962, h: 249.589, Q: 105.405, M: 41.942, s: 63.080, H: 305.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.373, jaune: -6.821, green: 2.366
LMS
L: 7.280, M: 10.976, S: 32.601
YCbCr
Y: 88.944, Cb: 163.210, Cr: 99.892
YCoCg
Y: 96.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: -19.000
YDbDr
Y: 84.922, Db: 106.946, Dr: 85.436
YPbPr
Y: 86.962, Pb: 37.210, Pr: -29.852
xvYCC
Y: 90.685, Cb: 160.686, Cr: 101.777
YIQ
Y: 84.922, I: -52.087, Q: 7.872
YUV
Y: 84.922, U: 34.978, V: -39.411
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 5.392
Brand Color
AOL ΔE = 1.787

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