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#3856a0 Hex Color Code

#3856a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3856a0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3856a0 is comprised of 21.96% red, 33.73% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #3856a0 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 48% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.66 nm.

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  1. Image of yellow tete-a tete daffodils isolated against whispy blue-sky
  2. Aconcagua summit, Argentina
  3. Castle Geyser erupting in Yellowstone

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#3856a0 linear gradient to complementary #c0cf09

  1. #3856a0
  2. #606891
  3. #7b7b80
  4. #8f8f6e
  5. #a1a45a
  6. #b1b940
  7. #c0cf09

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #22478e
  2. #2a4c94
  3. #31519a
  4. #3856a0
  5. #3f5ba6
  6. #4561ac
  7. #4c66b2

Tones

  1. #3856a0
  2. #465997
  3. #515d8f
  4. #5a6186
  5. #61647e
  6. #676875
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#3856a0 to white

  1. #3856a0
  2. #5e6fb0
  3. #808ac0
  4. #a0a6cf
  5. #c0c3df
  6. #dfe1ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3856a0 to black

  1. #3856a0
  2. #314883
  3. #2a3a68
  4. #232c4e
  5. #1b2035
  6. #12131e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 0.645 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 10261 C
      #275ea3
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  8. Delta

    1. ★ Classic Blue / 04025
      #2357a7
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Opaque Blue / 025080202W
      #004e9d
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  10. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Torres / OROC38
      #425aa0
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Southern Belle / 819
      #42558d
      ΔE = 3.687 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  13. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  15. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  16. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  18. Matthews Paint

    1. Oh So Blue / 13999
      #2f4f99
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Ultra Blue Met. / 22006
      #43518f
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  19. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  22. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 3.101 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  26. ECOS Paints

    1. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.120 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 3.139 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Viper GTS Blue
      #184f9c
      ΔE = 3.878 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  28. Behr

    1. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Gem S-G-610
      #49588a
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  29. PlaidFX

    1. Neptune / 36862
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 3.213 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  30. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  32. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 3.333 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6378
      #3c5d9e
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  34. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  35. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #455e96
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  37. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  38. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  39. Focoltone

    1. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 3.619 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  40. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 3.683 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. True Blue / 401
      #2a5491
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  41. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 3.705 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  43. Taubmans

    1. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Sincerity / T08 25-4
      #425d97
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  44. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  45. HKS

    1. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  46. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  48. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 3.901 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  50. Plascon

    1. Dusky Mood B5-C1-4
      #3c60ac
      ΔE = 3.921 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Slate Stone B7-E1-4
      #54548c
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  51. Dulux Australia

    1. Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  52. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  53. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 280 40 40
      #2e5d9d
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  54. Testors

    1. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  55. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  56. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  57. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  58. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  60. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  61. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  62. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  63. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  64. Nerolac

    1. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  65. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  66. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  67. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  68. CIL

    1. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  69. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  70. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  71. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  72. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  73. Duron

    1. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  74. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

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#3856a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3856a0 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #3856a0">…</p>

#3856a0 background

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="background-color: #3856a0">…</p>

#3856a0 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3856a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3692192
Binary
00111000, 01010110, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#3856a0
LRV
≈ 10.0%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 1.777
RGB
rgb(56, 86, 160)
RGBA
rgba(56, 86, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.185, g: 0.285, b: 0.530
RYB
red: 21.961%, yellow: 31.092%, blue: 62.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13085024 / 0xff3856a0
HSL
hsl(223, 48%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 48%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.692), saturation: 65% (0.650), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 222.692, saturation: 65.000%, perceived brightness: 35.506%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.853, S: 71.399, L: 37.902
Cubehelix
H: -139.158, S: 0.708, L: 0.334
TSL
T: -2.216, S: 0.209, L: 0.335
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.650), magenta: 46% (0.462), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 11.302, Y: 10.033, Z: 34.592
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.179, Y: 10.033
CIELab
L: 37.902, a: 13.532, b: -43.534
CIELuv
L: 37.902, u: -13.609, v: -63.228
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.902, C: 45.589, H: 287.267
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.902, C: 64.676, H: 257.853
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.675, a: 8.256, b: -42.576
CIECAM02
J: 27.588, C: 49.609, h: 259.394, Q: 103.483, M: 43.383, s: 64.748, H: 310.771
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.436, jaune: -7.743, green: 1.304
LMS
L: 6.974, M: 9.291, S: 34.188
YCbCr
Y: 89.416, Cb: 164.926, Cr: 109.576
YCoCg
Y: 97.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -12.000
YDbDr
Y: 85.466, Db: 112.142, Dr: 56.048
YPbPr
Y: 84.938, Pb: 40.450, Pr: -18.404
xvYCC
Y: 88.947, Cb: 163.533, Cr: 111.833
YIQ
Y: 85.466, I: -41.645, Q: 16.680
YUV
Y: 85.466, U: 36.679, V: -25.851
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.891
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 2.946

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