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American blue / #3b3b6d Hex Color Code

#3b3b6d Paint ChipThe color american blue with hexadecimal color code #3b3b6d is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #3b3b6d is comprised of 23.14% red, 23.14% green and 42.75% blue. In the HSL color space #3b3b6d has a hue of 240° (degrees), 30% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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  1. Crazy looking heads in amusement park game booth, Luna Park, Sydney, Australia
  2. The Shinkansen high speed train E3 series departed fro the platform
  3. Christmas Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, Germany

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Color Schemes

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#3b3b6d linear gradient to complementary #6f8820

  1. #3b3b6d
  2. #4a4763
  3. #555459
  4. #5d604e
  5. #656d42
  6. #6a7b34
  7. #6f8820

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f3161
  2. #333465
  3. #373769
  4. #3b3b6d
  5. #3f3f71
  6. #434275
  7. #474679

Tones

  1. #3b3b6d
  2. #413f69
  3. #454365
  4. #4a4761
  5. #4d4c5d
  6. #515058
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#3b3b6d to white

  1. #3b3b6d
  2. #5b5884
  3. #7a779c
  4. #9a97b4
  5. #bbb8cc
  6. #dddbe5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3b3b6d to black

  1. #3b3b6d
  2. #32325a
  3. #2a2948
  4. #212037
  5. #191827
  6. #100f17
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Shining Armor B7-E1-3
      #3c3c6c
      ΔE = 0.636 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Silver Airplane P3-E1-3
      #403464
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6829
      #3d3a70
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ 6822
      #3f396e
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Wave Rider V42-060-286
      #413f6e
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Meteorite V42-055-296
      #4a3b6a
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  4. Berger

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 3.001 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Dark Triumph / 7165
      #4d406b
      ΔE = 4.587 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. Georgian Court
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Rare Orchid
      #4b4169
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  7. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 1 / 91BB 07/263
      #333d6b
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Purple Infusion 1 / 15RB 07/237
      #423b64
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. Platinum Blue / 9141
      #383d67
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  9. California Paints

    1. Newport Indigo
      #363c66
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. DEA 191 - Magic Night
      #3a3b5b
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  10. RAL

    1. RAL 290 30 30
      #384172
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. RAL 290 30 25
      #3c416a
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  11. Duron

    1. Majestic Purple
      #3e3761
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Dewberry
      #433163
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  12. Chrysler

    1. Limousine Blue
      #3b3d64
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Limousine Blue
      #3a3d5d
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Stygian Blue
      #3b3d64
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Barrier Blue
      #2b3d6c
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  14. Tollens

    1. T2008-6
      #373a62
      ΔE = 3.049 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Bleu d'Egypte | EE107
      #1e366d
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  15. Dupont

    1. CAS679
      #474073
      ΔE = 3.175 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  16. Brillux

    1. 54.12.30
      #343e69
      ΔE = 3.186 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. 48.15.33
      #453662
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  17. Krylon

    1. Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B61 Coral Sea
      #2b3872
      ΔE = 3.331 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 4.115 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  19. Volkswagen

    1. Island Blue
      #293a71
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Silk Blue
      #344065
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. Victory 18RB 08/286
      #473f69
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Twilight Zone 91BB 07/263
      #353e65
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Valiant Violet - 6818
      #3e4371
      ΔE = 3.384 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Dewberry - 6552
      #3e385a
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Magic Night / 95
      #3a3b5b
      ΔE = 4.884 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  23. Beckers

    1. Norrsken 750 / S 7020-R80B
      #473d66
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  24. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  25. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Vallejo 70.930 #53
      #303e63
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b7
      #283c74
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 36-b6
      #2c427d
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Classic Navy
      #3c3e63
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Purple Rain
      #493e63
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3b4169
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. 4-40-7 Horner Plum
      #3c3c5c
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Houdini Blue
      #39395e
      ΔE = 3.713 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10953
      #3b365d
      ΔE = 3.732 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5265
      #473b63
      ΔE = 3.820 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 534
      #2e406b
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Baie sauvage
      #3b395d
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Bleu officier
      #40446a
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  33. Ford

    1. Michigan Blue
      #2c3e6d
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Denim Blue
      #213976
      ΔE = 4.602 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  34. Matthews Paint

    1. Ameritech Blue / 2171
      #283e77
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Impulse / 10147
      #39456d
      ΔE = 5.239 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  35. Focoltone

    1. 6004
      #493a65
      ΔE = 3.984 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  36. Caparol

    1. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 2251
      #484474
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue / 2066-10 / Royals Blue / SC-55
      #243973
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Admiral Blue / 2065-10
      #2c3863
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  38. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  40. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5540-R70B
      #2f3f6a
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  41. AMC

    1. Olympic Blue
      #293765
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Dark Blue
      #22386a
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. Marabelle / NP PB 1498 A
      #3e4571
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 3-41-7 Hocus Pocus
      #4d4571
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  44. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4050-R70B
      #363576
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. S 4050-R80B
      #203975
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  45. Sikkens

    1. U9.30.20
      #2d3d67
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. V3.34.18
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  46. Dulux Australia

    1. Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Mystification / A388
      #2a4271
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  47. Behr

    1. Sapphire Blue EBC-45
      #313f67
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Royale EIC-44
      #413f5e
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  48. Reaper Master

    1. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  49. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  50. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  51. Old Citadel

    1. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  52. Rackham

    1. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  53. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Imperial 29-16
      #41446a
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  54. Abet Laminati

    1. Viola Giglio 498
      #46375e
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  55. Colortrend

    1. Newport Indigo
      #363f63
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  56. Rodda Paint

    1. Newport Indigo H61
      #363f63
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  57. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  58. Clark+Kensington

    1. Grape Popsicle / 41D-5
      #494063
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  59. Para

    1. Evening Sky / P5003-85D
      #393657
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  60. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C70
      #4a437e
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  61. Little Greene

    1. Ball
      #4b3566
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 5.0%

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#3b3b6d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b3b6d foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #3b3b6d">…</p>

#3b3b6d background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3b3b6d">…</p>

#3b3b6d shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b3b6d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3881837
Binary
00111011, 00111011, 01101101
Hexadecimal
#3b3b6d
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#336 ΔE = 3.466
RGB
rgb(59, 59, 109)
RGBA
rgba(59, 59, 109, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.260, g: 0.260, b: 0.480
RYB
red: 23.137%, yellow: 23.137%, blue: 42.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12895379 / 0xff3b3b6d
HSL
hsl(240, 30%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 30%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 46% (0.459), value: 43% (0.427)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 45.872%, perceived brightness: 26.127%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 34.838, L: 27.190
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.469, L: 0.253
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.139, L: 0.254
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.459), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.573)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 57% (0.573)
XYZ
X: 6.127, Y: 5.162, Z: 15.138
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.195, Y: 5.162
CIELab
L: 27.190, a: 14.317, b: -29.145
CIELuv
L: 27.190, u: -2.758, v: -38.222
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.190, C: 32.471, H: 296.162
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.190, C: 38.321, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.719, a: 8.381, b: -23.603
CIECAM02
J: 19.476, C: 34.542, h: 274.585, Q: 86.949, M: 30.207, s: 58.941, H: 318.965
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.389, jaune: -5.233, green: -0.417
LMS
L: 4.249, M: 4.543, S: 14.976
YCbCr
Y: 71.581, Cb: 149.950, Cr: 124.450
YCoCg
Y: 71.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 64.700, Db: 66.650, Dr: 10.850
YPbPr
Y: 62.600, Pb: 25.000, Pr: -2.300
xvYCC
Y: 69.762, Cb: 149.961, Cr: 125.980
YIQ
Y: 64.700, I: -16.063, Q: 15.557
YUV
Y: 64.700, U: 21.801, V: -5.000
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.844
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 6.620

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