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#3a4991 Hex Color Code

#3a4991 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3a4991 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3a4991 is comprised of 22.75% red, 28.63% green and 56.86% blue. In the HSL color space #3a4991 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 43% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.99 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#3a4991 linear gradient to complementary #a7cb00

  1. #3a4991
  2. #5a5d84
  3. #707175
  4. #818765
  5. #909d53
  6. #9cb43a
  7. #a7cb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #293c82
  2. #2f4087
  3. #34458c
  4. #3a4991
  5. #3f4d96
  6. #45529b
  7. #4a57a1

Tones

  1. #3a4991
  2. #454e8a
  3. #4e5283
  4. #56577c
  5. #5c5c75
  6. #61616d
  7. #666666 / #666

Tints and Shades

#3a4991 to white

  1. #3a4991
  2. #5e64a3
  3. #7f81b5
  4. #9f9fc8
  5. #bebeda
  6. #dfdeec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3a4991 to black

  1. #3a4991
  2. #323d77
  3. #2b325f
  4. #232747
  5. #1a1c31
  6. #12111c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 54 11 264 / Saphir 45
      #3c488c
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ 57 12 262 / Berliner Blau 20
      #404c98
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2117 CP
      #3a4c93
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ 19-3952 TPG
      #3e4989
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6499
      #404a8c
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ 6519
      #314b92
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Lascaux

    1. ★ Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Morning Glory
      #3e4589
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  8. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  10. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  11. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Daytona Blue
      #334b8b
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b4
      #334d8e
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  15. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 7.8%

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#3a4991 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3a4991 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #3a4991">…</p>

#3a4991 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: #3a4991">…</p>

#3a4991 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3a4991">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3819921
Binary
00111010, 01001001, 10010001
Hexadecimal
#3a4991
LRV
≈ 7.7%
Closest short hex
#348 ΔE = 2.572
RGB
rgb(58, 73, 145)
RGBA
rgba(58, 73, 145, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.210, g: 0.264, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 22.745%, yellow: 27.762%, blue: 56.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12957295 / 0xff3a4991
HSL
hsl(230, 43%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 43%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.655), saturation: 60% (0.600), value: 57% (0.569)
HSP
hue: 229.655, saturation: 60.000%, perceived brightness: 31.692%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.419, S: 60.960, L: 33.368
Cubehelix
H: -132.073, S: 0.664, L: 0.300
TSL
T: -2.518, S: 0.189, L: 0.301
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.600), magenta: 50% (0.497), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 43% (0.431)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 43% (0.431)
XYZ
X: 9.237, Y: 7.708, Z: 27.784
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.172, Y: 7.708
CIELab
L: 33.368, a: 17.085, b: -41.738
CIELuv
L: 33.368, u: -8.846, v: -58.623
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.368, C: 45.099, H: 292.261
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.368, C: 59.287, H: 261.419
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.764, a: 10.798, b: -39.898
CIECAM02
J: 23.983, C: 46.806, h: 265.215, Q: 96.485, M: 40.931, s: 65.133, H: 313.838
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.461, jaune: -7.477, green: 0.532
LMS
L: 5.568, M: 6.755, S: 27.455
YCbCr
Y: 81.908, Cb: 161.828, Cr: 116.303
YCgCo
Y: 87.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: -7.250
YDbDr
Y: 76.723, Db: 102.726, Dr: 35.619
YPbPr
Y: 74.989, Pb: 37.725, Pr: -10.812
xvYCC
Y: 80.402, Cb: 161.139, Cr: 118.502
YIQ
Y: 76.723, I: -32.067, Q: 19.230
YUV
Y: 76.723, U: 33.600, V: -16.426
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 1.379
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 3.684

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