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Natural Color System / NCS S 3050-R80B / #33539b Hex Color Code

#33539b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #33539b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #33539b is comprised of 20% red, 32.55% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #33539b has a hue of 222° (degrees), 50% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472 nm. This color is used in the Brunel University London seal.

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#33539b linear gradient to complementary #bcc707

  1. #33539b
  2. #5c648c
  3. #76777c
  4. #8b8a6b
  5. #9d9e57
  6. #adb23d
  7. #bcc707

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d448a
  2. #254990
  3. #2c4e95
  4. #33539b
  5. #3a58a1
  6. #405da6
  7. #4662ac

Tones

  1. #33539b
  2. #425692
  3. #4c598a
  4. #555d81
  5. #5c6078
  6. #626370
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#33539b to white

  1. #33539b
  2. #5b6dac
  3. #7d88bc
  4. #9ea4cd
  5. #bec2dd
  6. #dee0ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#33539b to black

  1. #33539b
  2. #2e457f
  3. #273865
  4. #212b4b
  5. #1a1f33
  6. #11131d
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ 2126 CP
      #2d519a
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. P 102-7 C
      #4a5093
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  4. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  6. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 3.269 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  12. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Bing Blue / 9205
      #284b86
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  14. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  15. Chrysler

    1. Viper GTS Blue
      #184f9c
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  16. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  17. Focoltone

    1. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  19. Humbrol

    1. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Jazz Blue
      #0f4fa2
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Brilliant Blue
      #095497
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  22. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  23. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 3.907 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  24. Behr

    1. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 3.228 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Blue Dahlia BIC-21
      #405e9d
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  25. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.031 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  30. Caparol

    1. 60 21 240 / Pacific 170
      #00549c
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 67 30 232 / Kobaltblau 20
      #0050ac
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 3.618 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Evening Blue / 2066-20
      #014f94
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  33. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 3.649 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  34. Resene

    1. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  36. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 4.329 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  37. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 3.753 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 5.045 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  39. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 36-a1
      #004a9a
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  40. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  41. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 3.902 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  43. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 4.229 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  44. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6619
      #205594
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 6618
      #1b5898
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  45. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  46. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  47. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  48. Glidden

    1. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  49. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  50. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  51. Nerolac

    1. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  52. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  53. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  54. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  55. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  56. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R90B
      #094c94
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  57. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  58. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  59. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 4.437 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  60. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue
      #184a90
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  61. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  62. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  63. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  64. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  65. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 4.742 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  66. Taubmans

    1. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Sincerity / T08 25-4
      #425d97
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  67. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  68. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  69. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  70. CIL

    1. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  71. Dulux Australia

    1. Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  72. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  73. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  74. Plascon

    1. Slate Stone B7-E1-4
      #54548c
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 10.1%

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#33539b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#33539b 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: #33539b">…</p>

#33539b background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #33539b">…</p>

#33539b shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #33539b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3363739
Binary
00110011, 01010011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#33539b
LRV
≈ 9.3%
Closest short hex
#359 ΔE = 1.303
RGB
rgb(51, 83, 155)
RGBA
rgba(51, 83, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.287, b: 0.536
RYB
red: 20.000%, yellow: 29.596%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13413477 / 0xff33539b
HSL
hsl(222, 50%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 50%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.538), saturation: 67% (0.671), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 221.538, saturation: 67.097%, perceived brightness: 34.098%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.332, S: 74.148, L: 36.472
Cubehelix
H: -140.408, S: 0.719, L: 0.319
TSL
T: -2.167, S: 0.219, L: 0.320
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.671), magenta: 46% (0.465), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 80% (0.800), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 10.373, Y: 9.256, Z: 32.244
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.178, Y: 9.256
CIELab
L: 36.472, a: 12.766, b: -42.839
CIELuv
L: 36.472, u: -13.815, v: -61.462
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.472, C: 44.701, H: 286.594
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.472, C: 62.995, H: 257.332
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.423, a: 7.618, b: -41.541
CIECAM02
J: 26.342, C: 49.122, h: 258.371, Q: 101.120, M: 42.956, s: 65.177, H: 310.242
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.438, jaune: -7.615, green: 1.422
LMS
L: 6.341, M: 8.610, S: 31.866
YCbCr
Y: 86.129, Cb: 164.344, Cr: 108.840
YCgCo
Y: 93.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: -13.250
YDbDr
Y: 81.640, Db: 110.376, Dr: 58.280
YPbPr
Y: 81.368, Pb: 39.680, Pr: -19.312
xvYCC
Y: 85.881, Cb: 162.856, Cr: 111.036
YIQ
Y: 81.640, I: -42.194, Q: 15.635
YUV
Y: 81.640, U: 36.101, V: -26.881
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.902
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 3.145

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