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#38496e Hex Color Code

#38496e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38496e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #38496e is comprised of 21.96% red, 28.63% green and 43.14% blue. In the HSL color space #38496e has a hue of 221° (degrees), 33% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.82 nm.

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#38496e linear gradient to complementary #726b34

  1. #38496e
  2. #464e65
  3. #52545c
  4. #5b5953
  5. #645f49
  6. #6b653f
  7. #726b34

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b3d60
  2. #2f4165
  3. #344569
  4. #38496e
  5. #3c4d73
  6. #415177
  7. #45567c

Tones

  1. #38496e
  2. #3e4b6a
  3. #434c65
  4. #484e61
  5. #4c505c
  6. #505158
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#38496e to white

  1. #38496e
  2. #586485
  3. #78819c
  4. #999fb4
  5. #babecd
  6. #dcdee6
  7. #ffffff

#38496e to black

  1. #38496e
  2. #303d5b
  3. #283249
  4. #202737
  5. #181c27
  6. #0f1117
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dignified - 6538
      #3b496d
      ΔE = 0.647 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Chevron Blue
      #36476c
      ΔE = 0.855 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. ★ Regal Blue
      #374867
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4219 Encore 70BB 09/241
      #364a6e
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Huckleberry 70BB 10/275
      #374e79
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Benedict Blue / NP PB 1512 A
      #3c4a6d
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-R80B
      #38476d
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet / PPG1168-7
      #3d496d
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet / PPG1168-7
      #3d496d
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 1.131 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet / 446-7
      #3c486d
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 600D-7 Daring Indigo
      #36496b
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. S-G-600 Deep Azure
      #344c78
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #384c71
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. ★ Bahama Blue
      #33476a
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.25.25
      #3b4c70
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. V0.25.25
      #414d74
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  14. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.963 #57
      #32486c
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Starlit Night 1
      #354e76
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 244A Blue Purple
      #3c4a6a
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 203A Mountain Shadow
      #3e4965
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  17. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Dramatic
      #39466d
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ South Sea Blue
      #324b70
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ Bright Blue
      #314c75
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC142 - Sailors Eyes
      #3a4d74
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  20. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie bleu
      #3d476d
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Blueberry Hill
      #2d4870
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Gemini Blue
      #32466f
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. ★ Monaco Blue
      #374567
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Midnight Interlude / AC144
      #30466b
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Midnight Interlude / AC144
      #30466b
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Midnight Interlude
      #30466b
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stained Glass Blue
      #3c4968
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Boat Blue
      #3d4f76
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  27. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5000 / Violet blue
      #354d73
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6628
      #374974
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. 6635
      #334570
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-83 Blue Infinity
      #2d486f
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  31. Audi

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / L50D
      #374c6d
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  32. Resene

    1. ★ Time Warp M49-055-264
      #374467
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Capri 10CW35
      #30436a
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  33. Olympic

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet C46-6
      #394c6c
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Two-Wheeler
      #314874
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. Moonlit Sky
      #384c6b
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  35. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6030-R70B
      #364466
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6030-R80B
      #314a6b
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Midnight Interlude / AC232-B
      #314469
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  37. Caparol

    1. 51 6 246 / Lago 15
      #384c6c
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 19-3938 TPG
      #424c6d
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 281 U
      #3f4a75
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  39. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. King's Treasure
      #424967
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  40. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A70
      #3b4966
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  41. Disney

    1. 3B-20 Space Hero Blue
      #334367
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  42. KILZ

    1. Blue Uniform / B912
      #3b4e6e
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  43. AMC

    1. Sovereign Blue
      #374c6b
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  44. Dulux Australia

    1. Buster / A379
      #3e4c69
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Sapphire Blue B14 / O45
      #294b74
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  45. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wizard / CC-966
      #41476e
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  46. Brillux

    1. 57.12.27
      #3b5074
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

#38496e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38496e foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #38496e">…</p>

#38496e background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #38496e">…</p>

#38496e shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38496e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3688814
Binary
00111000, 01001001, 01101110
Hexadecimal
#38496e
LRV
≈ 6.7%
Closest short hex
#346 ΔE = 2.453
RGB
rgb(56, 73, 110)
RGBA
rgba(56, 73, 110, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.305, b: 0.460
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.270%, blue: 0.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13088402 / 0xff38496e
HSL
hsl(221, 33%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 33%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.111), saturation: 49% (0.491), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 221.111, saturation: 49.091%, perceived brightness: 28.938%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.426, S: 50.936, L: 31.187
Cubehelix
H: -140.875, S: 0.399, L: 0.282
TSL
T: -2.149, S: 0.138, L: 0.283
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.491), magenta: 34% (0.336), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 57% (0.569)
XYZ
X: 6.827, Y: 6.731, Z: 15.688
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.230, Y: 6.731
CIELab
L: 31.187, a: 4.450, b: -23.493
CIELuv
L: 31.187, u: -8.717, v: -31.275
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.187, C: 23.911, H: 280.726
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.187, C: 32.467, H: 254.426
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.945, a: 1.567, b: -17.691
CIECAM02
J: 22.372, C: 30.409, h: 258.424, Q: 93.188, M: 26.593, s: 53.420, H: 310.269
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.290, jaune: -4.119, green: 0.752
LMS
L: 5.347, M: 6.718, S: 15.540
YCbCr
Y: 77.964, Cb: 146.759, Cr: 117.910
YCgCo
Y: 78.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 0.500
YDbDr
Y: 72.135, Db: 56.971, Dr: 30.690
YPbPr
Y: 72.043, Pb: 20.455, Pr: -10.202
xvYCC
Y: 77.872, Cb: 145.968, Cr: 119.038
YIQ
Y: 72.135, I: -22.014, Q: 7.917
YUV
Y: 72.135, U: 18.634, V: -14.155
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/6 ΔE = 2.579
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.149

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