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#3b42a5 Hex Color Code

#3b42a5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b42a5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b42a5 is comprised of 23.14% red, 25.88% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #3b42a5 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 47% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.87 nm.

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#3b42a5 linear gradient to complementary #7fe000

  1. #3b42a5
  2. #5a5b95
  3. #6c7585
  4. #778f73
  5. #7ea95e
  6. #81c442
  7. #7fe000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #283595
  2. #2e399b
  3. #353ea0
  4. #3b42a5
  5. #4146aa
  6. #474bb0
  7. #4d4fb5

Tones

  1. #3b42a5
  2. #4a499c
  3. #555194
  4. #5e598b
  5. #656082
  6. #6b6879
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#3b42a5 to white

  1. #3b42a5
  2. #625eb4
  3. #837cc3
  4. #a39bd3
  5. #c2bbe1
  6. #e0ddf0
  7. #ffffff

#3b42a5 to black

  1. #3b42a5
  2. #343887
  3. #2c2d6b
  4. #242450
  5. #1c1a36
  6. #13101e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 072 U
      #3f43ad
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 16 264 / Saphir 75
      #3444a0
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  3. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  5. Plascon

    1. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 6.3%

#3b42a5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b42a5 foreground

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="color: #3b42a5">…</p>

#3b42a5 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #3b42a5">…</p>

#3b42a5 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b42a5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3883685
Binary
00111011, 01000010, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#3b42a5
LRV
≈ 7.5%
Closest short hex
#34a ΔE = 1.076
RGB
rgb(59, 66, 165)
RGBA
rgba(59, 66, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.203, g: 0.228, b: 0.569
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.257%, blue: 0.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12893531 / 0xff3b42a5
HSL
hsl(236, 47%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 47%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.038), saturation: 64% (0.642), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 236.038, saturation: 64.242%, perceived brightness: 32.103%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.524, S: 63.963, L: 33.010
Cubehelix
H: -126.297, S: 0.870, L: 0.293
TSL
T: -2.791, S: 0.225, L: 0.295
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.642), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 10.541, Y: 7.542, Z: 36.490
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.138, Y: 7.542
CIELab
L: 33.010, a: 28.975, b: -54.421
CIELuv
L: 33.010, u: -7.289, v: -76.039
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.010, C: 61.654, H: 298.032
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.010, C: 76.388, H: 264.524
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.463, a: 20.455, b: -59.556
CIECAM02
J: 23.603, C: 56.606, h: 268.192, Q: 95.719, M: 49.501, s: 71.913, H: 315.440
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.593, jaune: -9.885, green: 0.282
LMS
L: 5.039, M: 5.608, S: 36.019
YCbCr
Y: 80.597, Cb: 172.497, Cr: 117.898
YCgCo
Y: 89.000, Cg: -23.000, Co: -11.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.193, Db: 135.117, Dr: 30.814
YPbPr
Y: 71.637, Pb: 50.305, Pr: -8.054
xvYCC
Y: 77.524, Cb: 172.189, Cr: 120.925
YIQ
Y: 75.193, I: -35.975, Q: 29.322
YUV
Y: 75.193, U: 44.195, V: -14.206
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.438
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.961

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