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GM / General Motors Bright Blue / #306bab Hex Color Code

#306bab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #306bab is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #306bab is comprised of 18.82% red, 41.96% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #306bab has a hue of 211° (degrees), 56% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.21 nm.

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#306bab linear gradient to complementary #a99532

  1. #306bab
  2. #587199
  3. #707886
  4. #837f74
  5. #918660
  6. #9e8d4b
  7. #a99532

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0d5896
  2. #1b5e9d
  3. #2665a4
  4. #306bab
  5. #3971b2
  6. #4178b9
  7. #497ec0

Tones

  1. #306bab
  2. #436ba1
  3. #506c97
  4. #5a6c8c
  5. #626d82
  6. #686d78
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#306bab to white

  1. #306bab
  2. #5b82b9
  3. #7e99c7
  4. #9fb2d5
  5. #bfcbe3
  6. #dfe5f1
  7. #ffffff

#306bab to black

  1. #306bab
  2. #2c598c
  3. #27476f
  4. #213652
  5. #1a2638
  6. #12161f
  7. #000000

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      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
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      #356fad
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #356fad
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
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      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      #006db8
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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      #3766a5
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
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      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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      #006fbb
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#306bab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#306bab foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #306bab">…</p>

#306bab background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #306bab">…</p>

#306bab shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #306bab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3173291
Binary
00110000, 01101011, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#306bab
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#26a ΔE = 2.222
RGB
rgb(48, 107, 171)
RGBA
rgba(48, 107, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.147, g: 0.328, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.188%, yellow: 0.345%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13603925 / 0xff306bab
HSL
hsl(211, 56%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 56%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.220), saturation: 72% (0.719), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 211.220, saturation: 71.930%, perceived brightness: 40.646%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.544, S: 83.628, L: 44.351
Cubehelix
H: -152.341, S: 0.747, L: 0.378
TSL
T: -1.761, S: 0.250, L: 0.379
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.719), magenta: 37% (0.374), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 81% (0.812), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 13.825, Y: 14.083, Z: 40.510
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.206, Y: 14.083
CIELab
L: 44.351, a: 2.817, b: -39.792
CIELuv
L: 44.351, u: -22.077, v: -59.186
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.351, C: 39.892, H: 274.049
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.351, C: 63.170, H: 249.544
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.527, a: 0.086, b: -37.734
CIECAM02
J: 33.081, C: 49.419, h: 248.420, Q: 113.318, M: 43.216, s: 61.755, H: 305.224
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.351, jaune: -6.956, green: 2.563
LMS
L: 9.602, M: 14.425, S: 40.070
YCbCr
Y: 99.022, Cb: 164.828, Cr: 97.555
YCgCo
Y: 108.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: -18.750
YDbDr
Y: 96.655, Db: 111.862, Dr: 92.535
YPbPr
Y: 99.041, Pb: 38.785, Pr: -32.444
xvYCC
Y: 101.059, Cb: 162.070, Cr: 99.500
YIQ
Y: 96.655, I: -55.708, Q: 7.437
YUV
Y: 96.655, U: 36.586, V: -42.686
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.239
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 2.101

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