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#3042a6 Hex Color Code

#3042a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3042a6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3042a6 is comprised of 18.82% red, 25.88% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #3042a6 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 55% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.6 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#3042a6 linear gradient to complementary #81d600

  1. #3042a6
  2. #545996
  3. #687185
  4. #758a72
  5. #7da35d
  6. #81bc41
  7. #81d600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #193597
  2. #213a9c
  3. #293ea1
  4. #3042a6
  5. #3746ab
  6. #3d4bb0
  7. #434fb6

Tones

  1. #3042a6
  2. #42499c
  3. #4f4f93
  4. #585689
  5. #605d7f
  6. #666475
  7. #6b6b6b

Tints and Shades

#3042a6 to white

  1. #3042a6
  2. #5c5eb5
  3. #7f7cc4
  4. #a09bd3
  5. #c0bbe2
  6. #dfddf0
  7. #ffffff

#3042a6 to black

  1. #3042a6
  2. #2c3888
  3. #272d6c
  4. #212450
  5. #1a1a37
  6. #12101f
  7. #000000

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      #2742a9
      ΔE = 0.719 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 16 264 / Saphir 75
      #3444a0
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  4. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. Blue 072 U
      #3f43ad
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

#3042a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3042a6 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #3042a6">…</p>

#3042a6 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #3042a6">…</p>

#3042a6 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3042a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3162790
Binary
00110000, 01000010, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#3042a6
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#34a ΔE = 1.037
RGB
rgb(48, 66, 166)
RGBA
rgba(48, 66, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.171, g: 0.236, b: 0.593
RYB
red: 0.188%, yellow: 0.249%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13614426 / 0xff3042a6
HSL
hsl(231, 55%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 55%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.847), saturation: 71% (0.711), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 230.847, saturation: 71.084%, perceived brightness: 31.341%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.823, S: 75.323, L: 32.429
Cubehelix
H: -130.941, S: 0.946, L: 0.281
TSL
T: -2.570, S: 0.254, L: 0.282
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.711), magenta: 60% (0.602), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 81% (0.812), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 10.048, Y: 7.277, Z: 36.944
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.134, Y: 7.277
CIELab
L: 32.429, a: 27.670, b: -55.996
CIELuv
L: 32.429, u: -9.748, v: -77.414
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.429, C: 62.460, H: 296.296
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.429, C: 78.025, H: 262.823
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.976, a: 19.278, b: -62.316
CIECAM02
J: 22.948, C: 58.265, h: 264.136, Q: 94.381, M: 50.952, s: 73.475, H: 313.263
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.611, jaune: -10.153, green: 0.999
LMS
L: 4.489, M: 5.508, S: 36.460
YCbCr
Y: 77.868, Cb: 174.564, Cr: 112.998
YCgCo
Y: 86.500, Cg: -20.500, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 72.018, Db: 141.400, Dr: 45.694
YPbPr
Y: 69.366, Pb: 52.070, Pr: -13.600
xvYCC
Y: 75.573, Cb: 173.740, Cr: 116.053
YIQ
Y: 72.018, I: -42.849, Q: 27.307
YUV
Y: 72.018, U: 46.249, V: -21.071
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.258
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.191

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