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#38397b Hex Color Code

#38397b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38397b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #38397b is comprised of 21.96% red, 22.35% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #38397b has a hue of 239° (degrees), 37% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.77 nm.

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#38397b linear gradient to complementary #7eb300

  1. #38397b
  2. #4e4c70
  3. #5e6064
  4. #697456
  5. #728846
  6. #799d31
  7. #7eb300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b2f6f
  2. #303273
  3. #343577
  4. #38397b
  5. #3c3d7f
  6. #404083
  7. #444487

Tones

  1. #38397b
  2. #403e76
  3. #474470
  4. #4d496b
  5. #524f65
  6. #565460
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#38397b to white

  1. #38397b
  2. #5a5690
  3. #7b75a6
  4. #9b96bc
  5. #bcb8d2
  6. #dddbe8
  7. #ffffff

#38397b to black

  1. #38397b
  2. #303066
  3. #292851
  4. #211f3d
  5. #19182b
  6. #110e19
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2118 C
      #343579
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. 3584 C
      #2e3e80
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4050-R70B
      #363576
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Last Light P1-D1-3
      #40347c
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Georgian Court
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ Evening Magic
      #343c79
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  8. Old Citadel

    1. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  9. Reaper Master

    1. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  10. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  11. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  12. Rackham

    1. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  13. Resene

    1. Jacksons Purple V42-096-285
      #3d3f7d
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Vroom B49-093-279
      #353d75
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  14. Brillux

    1. 51.15.30
      #403870
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6829
      #3d3a70
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. 6602
      #373c73
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#38397b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38397b foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #38397b">…</p>

#38397b background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #38397b">…</p>

#38397b shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38397b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3684731
Binary
00111000, 00111001, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#38397b
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#337 ΔE = 2.449
RGB
rgb(56, 57, 123)
RGBA
rgba(56, 57, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.242, b: 0.521
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.223%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13092485 / 0xff38397b
HSL
hsl(239, 37%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 37%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (239.104), saturation: 54% (0.545), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 239.104, saturation: 54.472%, perceived brightness: 26.509%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.519, S: 46.783, L: 27.288
Cubehelix
H: -123.767, S: 0.626, L: 0.251
TSL
T: -2.916, S: 0.178, L: 0.252
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.545), magenta: 54% (0.537), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 78% (0.776), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 6.668, Y: 5.197, Z: 19.387
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.166, Y: 5.197
CIELab
L: 27.288, a: 19.631, b: -37.881
CIELuv
L: 27.288, u: -3.913, v: -49.935
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.288, C: 42.666, H: 297.394
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.288, C: 50.089, H: 265.519
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.796, a: 12.319, b: -34.465
CIECAM02
J: 19.434, C: 42.435, h: 272.406, Q: 86.855, M: 37.109, s: 65.365, H: 317.751
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.484, jaune: -6.844, green: -0.302
LMS
L: 3.970, M: 4.248, S: 19.156
YCbCr
Y: 71.174, Cb: 157.122, Cr: 122.875
YCgCo
Y: 73.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 64.225, Db: 88.428, Dr: 15.655
YPbPr
Y: 61.539, Pb: 33.115, Pr: -3.536
xvYCC
Y: 68.851, Cb: 157.089, Cr: 124.894
YIQ
Y: 64.225, I: -21.799, Q: 20.323
YUV
Y: 64.225, U: 28.924, V: -7.216
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 4.759
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.806

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