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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

#285e9c to black

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

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#285e9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#285e9c foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #285e9c">…</p>

#285e9c background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #285e9c">…</p>

#285e9c shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #285e9c">…</p>

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: 0.157%, yellow: 0.301%, blue: 0.612%
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
YCgCo
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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