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#38509f Hex Color Code

#38509f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #38509f is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #38509f is comprised of 21.96% red, 31.37% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #38509f has a hue of 226° (degrees), 48% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.34 nm.

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#38509f linear gradient to complementary #b6d700

  1. #38509f
  2. #5e6490
  3. #777a80
  4. #8b906f
  5. #9ba75a
  6. #aabf3f
  7. #b6d700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #23428e
  2. #2b4694
  3. #314b99
  4. #38509f
  5. #3e55a5
  6. #455aaa
  7. #4b5fb0

Tones

  1. #38509f
  2. #465497
  3. #51598e
  4. #5a5e86
  5. #61627d
  6. #676775
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#38509f to white

  1. #38509f
  2. #5e6aaf
  3. #8086bf
  4. #a0a3cf
  5. #c0c1df
  6. #dfdfef
  7. #ffffff

#38509f to black

  1. #38509f
  2. #314383
  3. #2a3667
  4. #232a4d
  5. #1b1e35
  6. #12121e
  7. #000000

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      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Caparol

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      #404c98
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
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      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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    1. ★ Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      #415397
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
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      #415397
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
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    1. 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2747 U
      #424f90
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
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    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  14. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 8.1%

#38509f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#38509f foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #38509f">…</p>

#38509f background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #38509f">…</p>

#38509f shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #38509f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3690655
Binary
00111000, 01010000, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#38509f
LRV
≈ 9.1%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 2.245
RGB
rgb(56, 80, 159)
RGBA
rgba(56, 80, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.190, g: 0.271, b: 0.539
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.296%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13086561 / 0xff38509f
HSL
hsl(226, 48%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 48%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.019), saturation: 65% (0.648), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 226.019, saturation: 64.780%, perceived brightness: 34.135%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.878, S: 69.481, L: 36.138
Cubehelix
H: -135.673, S: 0.736, L: 0.320
TSL
T: -2.359, S: 0.210, L: 0.321
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.648), magenta: 50% (0.497), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 10.755, Y: 9.080, Z: 33.980
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.169, Y: 9.080
CIELab
L: 36.138, a: 17.108, b: -45.766
CIELuv
L: 36.138, u: -11.742, v: -65.772
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.138, C: 48.859, H: 290.496
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.138, C: 66.812, H: 259.878
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.134, a: 10.977, b: -45.765
CIECAM02
J: 26.122, C: 50.907, h: 262.007, Q: 100.697, M: 44.518, s: 66.490, H: 312.137
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.473, jaune: -8.185, green: 1.026
LMS
L: 6.264, M: 8.054, S: 33.572
YCbCr
Y: 86.294, Cb: 166.233, Cr: 111.855
YCgCo
Y: 93.750, Cg: -13.750, Co: -11.750
YDbDr
Y: 81.830, Db: 116.107, Dr: 49.135
YPbPr
Y: 80.576, Pb: 42.260, Pr: -15.634
xvYCC
Y: 85.201, Cb: 165.123, Cr: 114.267
YIQ
Y: 81.830, I: -39.677, Q: 19.505
YUV
Y: 81.830, U: 37.976, V: -22.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 1.892
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 3.198

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