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

#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. ★ Smoky Wings B6-E1-3
      #343c70
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6829
      #3d3a70
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ 6602
      #373c73
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Grape Gum / 2068-20
      #423e6e
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. Blue Grotto / CC-964
      #363a64
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Wave Rider V42-060-286
      #413f6e
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Sea World B40-097-275
      #323f75
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  5. Berger

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. Georgian Court
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  8. Brillux

    1. 51.15.30
      #403870
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  9. Tollens

    1. T2007-5
      #333f73
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  10. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 1
      #333d6b
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Purple Infusion 1
      #423b64
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  11. California Paints

    1. Newport Indigo
      #363c66
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2119 CP
      #2f366a
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 5265 CP
      #3d3a61
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  13. Duron

    1. Majestic Purple
      #3e3761
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 4.6%

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#3b3b6d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b3b6d foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #3b3b6d">…</p>

#3b3b6d background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #3b3b6d">…</p>

#3b3b6d shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<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
YCgCo
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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