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#3540ab Hex Color Code

#3540ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3540ab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3540ab is comprised of 20.78% red, 25.1% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #3540ab has a hue of 234° (degrees), 53% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.31 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3540ab linear gradient to complementary #76e000

  1. #3540ab
  2. #575a9a
  3. #697489
  4. #748e76
  5. #7aa960
  6. #7bc444
  7. #76e000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1f339b
  2. #2737a1
  3. #2e3ca6
  4. #3540ab
  5. #3b44b0
  6. #4249b5
  7. #484dbb

Tones

  1. #3540ab
  2. #4748a1
  3. #545098
  4. #5d588e
  5. #656084
  6. #6b687a
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#3540ab to white

  1. #3540ab
  2. #605db9
  3. #827bc8
  4. #a29ad6
  5. #c2bbe4
  6. #e0dcf1
  7. #ffffff

#3540ab to black

  1. #3540ab
  2. #30368c
  3. #2a2c6f
  4. #232353
  5. #1b1a38
  6. #13101f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 072 U
      #3f43ad
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ 2126 XGC
      #353aa9
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  3. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

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#3540ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3540ab foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #3540ab">…</p>

#3540ab background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #3540ab">…</p>

#3540ab shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3540ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3489963
Binary
00110101, 01000000, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#3540ab
LRV
≈ 7.4%
Closest short hex
#34a ΔE = 1.549
RGB
rgb(53, 64, 171)
RGBA
rgba(53, 64, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.184, g: 0.222, b: 0.594
RYB
red: 0.208%, yellow: 0.247%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13287253 / 0xff3540ab
HSL
hsl(234, 53%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 53%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.407), saturation: 69% (0.690), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 234.407, saturation: 69.006%, perceived brightness: 31.805%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.100, S: 71.416, L: 32.619
Cubehelix
H: -127.707, S: 0.972, L: 0.284
TSL
T: -2.722, S: 0.250, L: 0.286
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.690), magenta: 63% (0.626), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 79% (0.792), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 10.650, Y: 7.363, Z: 39.380
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.128, Y: 7.363
CIELab
L: 32.619, a: 31.483, b: -58.670
CIELuv
L: 32.619, u: -8.386, v: -81.139
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.619, C: 66.583, H: 298.218
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.619, C: 81.571, H: 264.100
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.135, a: 22.572, b: -67.052
CIECAM02
J: 23.142, C: 59.945, h: 266.236, Q: 94.779, M: 52.421, s: 74.370, H: 314.384
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.638, jaune: -10.678, green: 0.688
LMS
L: 4.572, M: 5.246, S: 38.859
YCbCr
Y: 78.635, Cb: 176.601, Cr: 115.574
YCgCo
Y: 88.000, Cg: -24.000, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 72.909, Db: 147.581, Dr: 37.882
YPbPr
Y: 69.361, Pb: 54.765, Pr: -10.422
xvYCC
Y: 75.569, Cb: 176.107, Cr: 118.845
YIQ
Y: 72.909, I: -40.928, Q: 30.965
YUV
Y: 72.909, U: 48.271, V: -17.466
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.914
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.334

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