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#3973b5 Hex Color Code

#3973b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3973b5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3973b5 is comprised of 22.35% red, 45.1% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #3973b5 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 52% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.18 nm.

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#3973b5 linear gradient to complementary #b49f3a

  1. #3973b5
  2. #6079a2
  3. #798090
  4. #8c887d
  5. #9b8f69
  6. #a89753
  7. #b49f3a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #185f9e
  2. #2565a6
  3. #2f6cad
  4. #3973b5
  5. #427abd
  6. #4b81c4
  7. #5388cc

Tones

  1. #3973b5
  2. #4b74ab
  3. #5874a0
  4. #627596
  5. #6a758c
  6. #717681
  7. #777777

Tints and Shades

#3973b5 to white

  1. #3973b5
  2. #6289c1
  3. #849fce
  4. #a3b6da
  5. #c2cee6
  6. #e1e6f3
  7. #ffffff

#3973b5 to black

  1. #3973b5
  2. #335f94
  3. #2c4c75
  4. #243957
  5. #1c283a
  6. #131820
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Captain Blue
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      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #356fad
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
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      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
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      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
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      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3765173
Binary
00111001, 01110011, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#3973b5
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#37b ΔE = 1.574
RGB
rgb(57, 115, 181)
RGBA
rgba(57, 115, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.161, g: 0.326, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 0.224%, yellow: 0.378%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13012043 / 0xff3973b5
HSL
hsl(212, 52%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 52%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (211.935), saturation: 69% (0.685), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 211.935, saturation: 68.508%, perceived brightness: 43.791%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.617, S: 80.420, L: 47.580
Cubehelix
H: -151.478, S: 0.733, L: 0.411
TSL
T: -1.786, S: 0.231, L: 0.412
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.685), magenta: 36% (0.365), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.776), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 16.155, Y: 16.466, Z: 46.034
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.209, Y: 16.466
CIELab
L: 47.580, a: 2.918, b: -40.487
CIELuv
L: 47.580, u: -22.754, v: -61.238
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.580, C: 40.592, H: 274.122
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.580, C: 65.328, H: 249.617
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.578, a: 0.055, b: -38.857
CIECAM02
J: 36.126, C: 50.032, h: 248.925, Q: 118.419, M: 43.752, s: 60.784, H: 305.472
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.341, jaune: -7.073, green: 2.527
LMS
L: 11.437, M: 16.865, S: 45.542
YCbCr
Y: 106.347, Cb: 165.558, Cr: 97.852
YCgCo
Y: 117.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 105.182, Db: 114.078, Dr: 91.636
YPbPr
Y: 107.398, Pb: 39.670, Pr: -32.036
xvYCC
Y: 108.236, Cb: 162.847, Cr: 99.859
YIQ
Y: 105.182, I: -55.755, Q: 8.270
YUV
Y: 105.182, U: 37.311, V: -42.271
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.554
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 2.882

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