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#38497c Hex Color Code

#38497c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38497c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #38497c is comprised of 21.96% red, 28.63% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #38497c has a hue of 225° (degrees), 38% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.51 nm.

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#38497c linear gradient to complementary #878b29

  1. #38497c
  2. #4d5371
  3. #5d5e65
  4. #6a6959
  5. #75744b
  6. #7e7f3c
  7. #878b29

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #293c6e
  2. #2e4173
  3. #334577
  4. #38497c
  5. #3d4d81
  6. #425286
  7. #46568a

Tones

  1. #38497c
  2. #404c76
  3. #474e71
  4. #4c516b
  5. #525465
  6. #565760
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#38497c to white

  1. #38497c
  2. #5a6491
  3. #7a81a6
  4. #9b9fbc
  5. #bbbed2
  6. #dddee8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#38497c to black

  1. #38497c
  2. #303d66
  3. #293252
  4. #21273e
  5. #191c2b
  6. #101119
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
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    1. ★ Oriental Blue / 1306
      #364b82
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ Blooming Blue / 9189
      #364d86
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  4. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
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      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  6. Earthpaint

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      #224c7e
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  8. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  10. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 7269 - Evening In Paris
      #28497a
      ΔE = 3.032 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Roman Violet / 345-7
      #4c517f
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
      #2d4780
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 4.609 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 3.134 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 4-40-7 Horner Plum
      #3c4165
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Harbor Blue
      #2f456d
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  24. Dulux Australia

    1. Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Purple Pool / A409
      #4b4976
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  25. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue Planet - 4239
      #3d4e70
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  27. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 3.304 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Inky Sea / AC233-B
      #244975
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  29. Caparol

    1. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 2251
      #484474
      ΔE = 4.313 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Two-Wheeler
      #314874
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Wizard / CC-966
      #41476e
      ΔE = 3.344 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  32. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  33. Glidden

    1. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  35. Brillux

    1. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 3.011 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Huckleberry 70BB 10/275
      #374e79
      ΔE = 3.356 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  37. Dulux

    1. 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 91BB 07/263
      #3f486e
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2111 C
      #464e7e
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 534
      #2e406b
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  39. Sikkens

    1. U7.39.20
      #334c78
      ΔE = 3.049 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. U6.25.25
      #3b4c70
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  40. Resene

    1. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Capri 10CW35
      #30436a
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  42. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  43. Duron

    1. Dignified
      #37426f
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  44. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  45. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6648
      #2c4c7a
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  46. Taubmans

    1. Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  47. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  48. Crown Paint

    1. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Regal Blue
      #0d4787
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  49. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 3.681 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Sepangblau Metallic / E9, E9E9, E9PA, LY5Q
      #1e5186
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  50. Krylon

    1. Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  51. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  52. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5030-R70B
      #46466e
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. S 4050-R90B
      #144478
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  53. Valspar Paint

    1. Sapphire Earbobs X73R158A
      #45517b
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Deep Ocean Floor R157A
      #4b527b
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu officier
      #40446a
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Hot Sauna / 1271
      #4a477a
      ΔE = 4.125 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  56. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  57. Scib Paints

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 4.242 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  58. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Georgian Court / 7213
      #4c517e
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  59. AMC

    1. Electric Blue
      #274074
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Blue
      #13497b
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  60. Plascon

    1. Electric Shock B4-D1-3
      #1c4478
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. Gravel Road B5-E1-3
      #30406c
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  61. Mylands of London

    1. Deep Blue
      #114785
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  62. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 241
      #4a4b70
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 244A Blue Purple
      #3c4a6a
      ΔE = 5.168 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  63. Behr

    1. Sportly EBC-24
      #0f4c88
      ΔE = 4.538 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Thunderbolt RAH-99
      #31426a
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  64. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  65. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Ultiem Blauw
      #465075
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  66. RAL

    1. RAL 5000 / Violet blue
      #354d73
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  67. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  68. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  69. Teknos

    1. GBI168
      #2b426c
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  70. Clark+Kensington

    1. Spring Crocus / 40D-5
      #4c4672
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  71. Chrysler

    1. Patriot Blue
      #184778
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  72. Olympic

    1. Imperial Purple B44-6
      #4f4e77
      ΔE = 4.965 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  73. Ford

    1. Michigan Blue
      #2c3e6d
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Blue
      #184a90
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  74. AWD

    1. Cargo Blue / 1BL
      #004681
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  75. Disney

    1. 3B-20 Space Hero Blue
      #334367
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  76. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  77. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 7.6%

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#38497c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38497c foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #38497c">…</p>

#38497c background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #38497c">…</p>

#38497c shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38497c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3688828
Binary
00111000, 01001001, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#38497c
LRV
≈ 7.1%
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 2.122
RGB
rgb(56, 73, 124)
RGBA
rgba(56, 73, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.221, g: 0.289, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 21.961%, yellow: 27.294%, blue: 48.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13088388 / 0xff38497c
HSL
hsl(225, 38%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 38%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 55% (0.548), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 54.839%, perceived brightness: 29.914%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.086, S: 56.243, L: 31.944
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.511, L: 0.288
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.162, L: 0.289
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.548), magenta: 41% (0.411), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 7.650, Y: 7.061, Z: 20.025
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.203, Y: 7.061
CIELab
L: 31.944, a: 9.226, b: -31.073
CIELuv
L: 31.944, u: -8.969, v: -42.509
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.944, C: 32.414, H: 286.536
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.944, C: 43.444, H: 258.086
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.572, a: 4.892, b: -26.081
CIECAM02
J: 22.916, C: 37.525, h: 262.026, Q: 94.314, M: 32.815, s: 58.986, H: 312.147
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.363, jaune: -5.501, green: 0.668
LMS
L: 5.387, M: 6.725, S: 19.811
YCbCr
Y: 79.336, Cb: 152.905, Cr: 116.916
YCoCg
Y: 81.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 73.731, Db: 75.633, Dr: 33.728
YPbPr
Y: 73.051, Pb: 27.455, Pr: -10.846
xvYCC
Y: 78.738, Cb: 152.117, Cr: 118.473
YIQ
Y: 73.731, I: -26.512, Q: 12.273
YUV
Y: 73.731, U: 24.738, V: -15.556
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 1.152
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 3.924

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