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#3970a8 Hex Color Code

#3970a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3970a8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3970a8 is comprised of 22.35% red, 43.92% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #3970a8 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 49% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.14 nm.

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#3970a8 linear gradient to complementary #a38a3e

  1. #3970a8
  2. #5a7497
  3. #6f7887
  4. #807c76
  5. #8d8164
  6. #998552
  7. #a38a3e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d5c92
  2. #27639a
  3. #3069a1
  4. #3970a8
  5. #4177af
  6. #497db7
  7. #5184be

Tones

  1. #3970a8
  2. #48709f
  3. #547096
  4. #5d708c
  5. #657083
  6. #6b717a
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#3970a8 to White

  1. #3970a8
  2. #6086b6
  3. #819dc5
  4. #a1b5d3
  5. #c1cde2
  6. #e0e6f0
  7. #ffffff

#3970a8 to Black

  1. #3970a8
  2. #325d8a
  3. #2b4a6d
  4. #233851
  5. #1b2737
  6. #12171f
  7. #000000

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      #4470a0
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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#3970a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3970a8 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #3970a8">…</p>

#3970a8 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #3970a8">…</p>

#3970a8 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3970a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3764392
Binary
00111001, 01110000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#3970a8
LRV
≈ 15.3%
Closest short hex
#47a ΔE = 3.079
RGB
rgb(57, 112, 168)
RGBA
rgba(57, 112, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.169, g: 0.332, b: 0.499
RYB
red: 0.224%, yellow: 0.368%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13012824 / 0xff3970a8
HSL
hsl(210, 49%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 49%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.270), saturation: 66% (0.661), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 210.270, saturation: 66.071%, perceived brightness: 42.150%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.221, S: 78.263, L: 46.021
Cubehelix
H: -153.491, S: 0.660, L: 0.399
TSL
T: -1.727, S: 0.220, L: 0.400
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.661), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.776), magenta: 56% (0.561), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 14.547, Y: 15.284, Z: 39.222
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.221, Y: 15.284
CIELab
L: 46.021, a: 0.122, b: -35.372
CIELuv
L: 46.021, u: -22.056, v: -52.524
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.021, C: 35.373, H: 270.198
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.021, C: 56.967, H: 247.221
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.095, a: -1.997, b: -32.116
CIECAM02
J: 34.724, C: 45.638, h: 246.678, Q: 116.099, M: 39.910, s: 58.631, H: 304.370
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.308, jaune: -6.147, green: 2.469
LMS
L: 10.856, M: 15.949, S: 38.822
YCbCr
Y: 103.561, Cb: 160.724, Cr: 99.879
YCgCo
Y: 112.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: -13.500
YDbDr
Y: 101.939, Db: 99.398, Dr: 85.467
YPbPr
Y: 104.317, Pb: 34.325, Pr: -30.076
xvYCC
Y: 105.590, Cb: 158.152, Cr: 101.580
YIQ
Y: 101.939, I: -50.755, Q: 5.793
YUV
Y: 101.939, U: 32.509, V: -39.426
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.119
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 2.531

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