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#3a79b5 Hex Color Code

#3a79b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3a79b5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3a79b5 is comprised of 22.75% red, 47.45% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #3a79b5 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 51% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.39 nm.

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#3a79b5 linear gradient to complementary #ad9142

  1. #3a79b5
  2. #5f7ca3
  3. #768091
  4. #88847e
  5. #96886b
  6. #a28d58
  7. #ad9142

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #18649e
  2. #256ba5
  3. #3072ad
  4. #3a79b5
  5. #4380bd
  6. #4c88c5
  7. #558fcd

Tones

  1. #3a79b5
  2. #4c79ab
  3. #5878a1
  4. #637896
  5. #6b788c
  6. #727882
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#3a79b5 to white

  1. #3a79b5
  2. #628ec1
  3. #84a3ce
  4. #a4b9da
  5. #c2d0e6
  6. #e1e7f3
  7. #ffffff

#3a79b5 to black

  1. #3a79b5
  2. #336494
  3. #2c5075
  4. #253c57
  5. #1c2a3a
  6. #131820
  7. #000000

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      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 0.409 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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  4. Pantone / PMS

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      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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      #387db8
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      #4678ab
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      #1076b5
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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    1. ★ 6122
      #4b79ac
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #327fbf
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
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#3a79b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3a79b5 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #3a79b5">…</p>

#3a79b5 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #3a79b5">…</p>

#3a79b5 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3a79b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3832245
Binary
00111010, 01111001, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#3a79b5
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 1.995
RGB
rgb(58, 121, 181)
RGBA
rgba(58, 121, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.161, g: 0.336, b: 0.503
RYB
red: 0.227%, yellow: 0.391%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12944971 / 0xff3a79b5
HSL
hsl(209, 51%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 51%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.268), saturation: 68% (0.680), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 209.268, saturation: 67.956%, perceived brightness: 45.285%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.573, S: 80.855, L: 49.385
Cubehelix
H: -154.710, S: 0.715, L: 0.426
TSL
T: -2.192, S: 0.231, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.680), magenta: 33% (0.331), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 16.920, Y: 17.909, Z: 46.272
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.221, Y: 17.909
CIELab
L: 49.385, a: -0.564, b: -37.633
CIELuv
L: 49.385, u: -24.626, v: -56.835
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.385, C: 37.637, H: 269.141
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.385, C: 61.941, H: 246.573
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.319, a: -2.691, b: -35.206
CIECAM02
J: 37.843, C: 48.391, h: 245.647, Q: 121.200, M: 42.317, s: 59.089, H: 303.868
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.309, jaune: -6.534, green: 2.764
LMS
L: 12.578, M: 18.778, S: 45.798
YCbCr
Y: 109.628, Cb: 163.664, Cr: 96.083
YCgCo
Y: 120.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 109.003, Db: 108.330, Dr: 96.999
YPbPr
Y: 111.901, Pb: 37.245, Pr: -34.260
xvYCC
Y: 112.103, Cb: 160.717, Cr: 97.905
YIQ
Y: 109.003, I: -56.806, Q: 5.346
YUV
Y: 109.003, U: 35.430, V: -44.746
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.860
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 2.340

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