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#38498d Hex Color Code

#38498d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38498d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #38498d is comprised of 21.96% red, 28.63% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #38498d has a hue of 228° (degrees), 43% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.87 nm.

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#38498d linear gradient to complementary #a5c005

  1. #38498d
  2. #585b80
  3. #6d6e72
  4. #7e8262
  5. #8d9650
  6. #9aab38
  7. #a5c005

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #273c7e
  2. #2d4083
  3. #334588
  4. #38498d
  5. #3d4d92
  6. #435297
  7. #48569c

Tones

  1. #38498d
  2. #434d86
  3. #4c517f
  4. #535678
  5. #595a71
  6. #5e5e6a
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#38498d to white

  1. #38498d
  2. #5c64a0
  3. #7d81b2
  4. #9d9fc5
  5. #bdbed8
  6. #dedeec
  7. #ffffff

#38498d to black

  1. #38498d
  2. #313d74
  3. #29325c
  4. #222745
  5. #1a1c30
  6. #11111b
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 54 11 264 / Saphir 45
      #3c488c
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 57 12 262 / Berliner Blau 20
      #404c98
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6519
      #314b92
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  4. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Daytona Blue
      #334b8b
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Morning Glory
      #3e4589
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  8. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  9. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b4
      #334d8e
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 280 U
      #3c4981
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 2747 U
      #424f90
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  18. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  21. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  22. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

#38498d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38498d foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #38498d">…</p>

#38498d background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #38498d">…</p>

#38498d shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38498d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3688845
Binary
00111000, 01001001, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#38498d
LRV
≈ 7.5%
Closest short hex
#348 ΔE = 2.085
RGB
rgb(56, 73, 141)
RGBA
rgba(56, 73, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.270, b: 0.522
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.275%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13088371 / 0xff38498d
HSL
hsl(228, 43%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 43%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 60% (0.603), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 60.284%, perceived brightness: 31.206%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.525, S: 62.069, L: 32.980
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.645, L: 0.296
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.189, L: 0.297
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.603), magenta: 48% (0.482), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 8.820, Y: 7.528, Z: 26.182
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.177, Y: 7.528
CIELab
L: 32.980, a: 15.241, b: -39.920
CIELuv
L: 32.980, u: -9.306, v: -55.761
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.980, C: 42.731, H: 290.896
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.980, C: 56.533, H: 260.525
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.438, a: 9.361, b: -37.371
CIECAM02
J: 23.660, C: 45.373, h: 263.996, Q: 95.834, M: 39.678, s: 64.345, H: 313.188
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.445, jaune: -7.133, green: 0.647
LMS
L: 5.445, M: 6.733, S: 25.877
YCbCr
Y: 81.002, Cb: 160.368, Cr: 115.709
YCgCo
Y: 85.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -7.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.669, Db: 98.294, Dr: 37.417
YPbPr
Y: 74.275, Pb: 35.955, Pr: -11.628
xvYCC
Y: 79.789, Cb: 159.584, Cr: 117.786
YIQ
Y: 75.669, I: -31.973, Q: 17.562
YUV
Y: 75.669, U: 32.150, V: -17.256
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 1.261
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 3.841

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