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Pantone / PMS Reflex Blue U / #3a499c Hex Color Code

#3a499c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3a499c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3a499c is comprised of 22.75% red, 28.63% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #3a499c has a hue of 231° (degrees), 46% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.19 nm.

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#3a499c linear gradient to complementary #a1d600

  1. #3a499c
  2. #5c5f8d
  3. #71757e
  4. #828c6d
  5. #8fa459
  6. #99bd3f
  7. #a1d600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #273c8c
  2. #2e4091
  3. #344497
  4. #3a499c
  5. #404ea1
  6. #4652a7
  7. #4b57ac

Tones

  1. #3a499c
  2. #474e94
  3. #51548c
  4. #5a5a84
  5. #605f7c
  6. #666573
  7. #6b6b6b

Tints and Shades

#3a499c to white

  1. #3a499c
  2. #6064ad
  3. #8181bd
  4. #a09fce
  5. #c0bede
  6. #dfdeef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3a499c to black

  1. #3a499c
  2. #333d80
  3. #2b3265
  4. #23274c
  5. #1b1c34
  6. #12111d
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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#3a499c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3a499c foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #3a499c">…</p>

#3a499c background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #3a499c">…</p>

#3a499c shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3a499c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3819932
Binary
00111010, 01001001, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#3a499c
LRV
≈ 8.1%
Closest short hex
#349 ΔE = 2.069
RGB
rgb(58, 73, 156)
RGBA
rgba(58, 73, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.254, b: 0.544
RYB
red: 22.745%, yellow: 27.847%, blue: 61.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12957284 / 0xff3a499c
HSL
hsl(231, 46%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 46%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.816), saturation: 63% (0.628), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 230.816, saturation: 62.821%, perceived brightness: 32.594%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.227, S: 64.428, L: 34.116
Cubehelix
H: -130.970, S: 0.749, L: 0.304
TSL
T: -2.568, S: 0.206, L: 0.306
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.628), magenta: 53% (0.532), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 10.126, Y: 8.064, Z: 32.469
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.159, Y: 8.064
CIELab
L: 34.116, a: 21.014, b: -47.211
CIELuv
L: 34.116, u: -9.123, v: -66.839
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.116, C: 51.677, H: 293.994
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.116, C: 67.459, H: 262.227
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.397, a: 13.956, b: -47.913
CIECAM02
J: 24.524, C: 51.390, h: 265.550, Q: 97.568, M: 44.940, s: 67.868, H: 314.016
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.508, jaune: -8.495, green: 0.575
LMS
L: 5.612, M: 6.762, S: 32.070
YCbCr
Y: 82.986, Cb: 166.657, Cr: 115.522
YCoCg
Y: 90.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 77.977, Db: 117.389, Dr: 38.006
YPbPr
Y: 75.781, Pb: 43.225, Pr: -11.318
xvYCC
Y: 81.083, Cb: 165.970, Cr: 118.058
YIQ
Y: 77.977, I: -35.601, Q: 22.652
YUV
Y: 77.977, U: 38.396, V: -17.526
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.335
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 3.458

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