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#384c8b Hex Color Code

#384c8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #384c8b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #384c8b is comprised of 21.96% red, 29.8% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #384c8b has a hue of 226° (degrees), 43% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.92 nm.

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#384c8b linear gradient to complementary #9cab18

  1. #384c8b
  2. #555a7d
  3. #69696f
  4. #797960
  5. #86894f
  6. #929a3a
  7. #9cab18

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #273f7c
  2. #2d4381
  3. #324786
  4. #384c8b
  5. #3d5190
  6. #435595
  7. #485a9b

Tones

  1. #384c8b
  2. #434f84
  3. #4b537d
  4. #525777
  5. #585a70
  6. #5d5e69
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#384c8b to white

  1. #384c8b
  2. #5c679e
  3. #7c83b1
  4. #9da0c4
  5. #bdbfd8
  6. #dedfeb
  7. #ffffff

#384c8b to black

  1. #384c8b
  2. #314073
  3. #29345b
  4. #222844
  5. #1a1d2f
  6. #11121b
  7. #000000

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#384c8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#384c8b foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #384c8b">…</p>

#384c8b background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #384c8b">…</p>

#384c8b shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #384c8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3689611
Binary
00111000, 01001100, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#384c8b
LRV
≈ 7.9%
Closest short hex
#348 ΔE = 3.320
RGB
rgb(56, 76, 139)
RGBA
rgba(56, 76, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.280, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.283%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13087605 / 0xff384c8b
HSL
hsl(226, 43%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 43%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.542), saturation: 60% (0.597), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 225.542, saturation: 59.712%, perceived brightness: 31.691%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.000, S: 62.647, L: 33.717
Cubehelix
H: -136.162, S: 0.610, L: 0.302
TSL
T: -2.339, S: 0.184, L: 0.303
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.597), magenta: 45% (0.453), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 8.874, Y: 7.873, Z: 25.473
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.186, Y: 7.873
CIELab
L: 33.717, a: 12.530, b: -37.517
CIELuv
L: 33.717, u: -10.220, v: -52.578
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.717, C: 39.554, H: 288.469
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.717, C: 53.562, H: 259.000
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.059, a: 7.350, b: -34.185
CIECAM02
J: 24.252, C: 43.559, h: 262.125, Q: 97.025, M: 38.092, s: 62.658, H: 312.199
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.414, jaune: -6.674, green: 0.807
LMS
L: 5.748, M: 7.276, S: 25.184
YCbCr
Y: 82.318, Cb: 158.617, Cr: 114.747
YCgCo
Y: 86.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 77.202, Db: 92.979, Dr: 40.331
YPbPr
Y: 76.276, Pb: 33.800, Pr: -12.898
xvYCC
Y: 81.508, Cb: 157.691, Cr: 116.670
YIQ
Y: 77.202, I: -32.154, Q: 15.372
YUV
Y: 77.202, U: 30.411, V: -18.601
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 1.031
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 4.154

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