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#3b497c Hex Color Code

#3b497c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b497c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b497c is comprised of 23.14% red, 28.63% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #3b497c has a hue of 227° (degrees), 36% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.76 nm.

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#3b497c linear gradient to complementary #858c2b

  1. #3b497c
  2. #4f5371
  3. #5e5e65
  4. #6a6959
  5. #74744c
  6. #7d803e
  7. #858c2b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2c3c6e
  2. #314072
  3. #364577
  4. #3b497c
  5. #404d81
  6. #455286
  7. #49568b

Tones

  1. #3b497c
  2. #434c77
  3. #494f71
  4. #4f526c
  5. #545567
  6. #585961
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#3b497c to white

  1. #3b497c
  2. #5c6491
  3. #7c81a6
  4. #9c9fbc
  5. #bcbed2
  6. #dddee8
  7. #ffffff

#3b497c to black

  1. #3b497c
  2. #333d66
  3. #2a3252
  4. #22273e
  5. #1a1c2b
  6. #111119
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6428
      #39487a
      ΔE = 0.641 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 6533
      #414a83
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Valiant Violet - 6818
      #3e4371
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  11. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  12. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Takaka B46-058-268
      #3d4d78
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3953 TPG
      #384477
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  20. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Marabelle / NP PB 1498 A
      #3e4571
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Indigo Night / 74
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Nautical / 69
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  31. Glidden

    1. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  33. Behr

    1. 600B-7 Yacht Club Blue
      #3e4e7c
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #294781
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  36. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  37. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  38. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  39. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  41. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 6.0%

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#3b497c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b497c foreground

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

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #3b497c">…</p>

#3b497c background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #3b497c">…</p>

#3b497c shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b497c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3885436
Binary
00111011, 01001001, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#3b497c
LRV
≈ 7.1%
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 2.342
RGB
rgb(59, 73, 124)
RGBA
rgba(59, 73, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.285, b: 0.484
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.277%, blue: 0.486%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12891780 / 0xff3b497c
HSL
hsl(227, 36%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 36%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.077), saturation: 52% (0.524), value: 49% (0.486)
HSP
hue: 227.077, saturation: 52.419%, perceived brightness: 30.178%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.238, S: 52.029, L: 32.145
Cubehelix
H: -134.603, S: 0.493, L: 0.292
TSL
T: -2.405, S: 0.152, L: 0.293
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.524), magenta: 41% (0.411), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.514)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 7.823, Y: 7.150, Z: 20.033
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.204, Y: 7.150
CIELab
L: 32.145, a: 9.973, b: -30.742
CIELuv
L: 32.145, u: -8.021, v: -42.202
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.145, C: 32.320, H: 287.974
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.145, C: 42.957, H: 259.238
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.739, a: 5.432, b: -25.703
CIECAM02
J: 23.124, C: 36.973, h: 264.010, Q: 94.742, M: 32.332, s: 58.418, H: 313.195
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.361, jaune: -5.451, green: 0.483
LMS
L: 5.551, M: 6.754, S: 19.821
YCbCr
Y: 80.107, Cb: 152.461, Cr: 118.233
YCgCo
Y: 82.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 74.628, Db: 74.283, Dr: 29.729
YPbPr
Y: 73.690, Pb: 27.110, Pr: -9.346
xvYCC
Y: 79.287, Cb: 151.814, Cr: 119.790
YIQ
Y: 74.628, I: -24.724, Q: 12.908
YUV
Y: 74.628, U: 24.297, V: -13.711
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 0.960
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.493

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