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#3b4e8b Hex Color Code

#3b4e8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b4e8b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b4e8b is comprised of 23.14% red, 30.59% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #3b4e8b has a hue of 226° (degrees), 40% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.97 nm.

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#3b4e8b linear gradient to complementary #99a521

  1. #3b4e8b
  2. #565b7e
  3. #686970
  4. #777761
  5. #848651
  6. #8f953d
  7. #99a521

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2a407b
  2. #304581
  3. #354986
  4. #3b4e8b
  5. #405390
  6. #465796
  7. #4b5c9b

Tones

  1. #3b4e8b
  2. #455184
  3. #4d557e
  4. #545877
  5. #595c71
  6. #5f5f6a
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#3b4e8b to white

  1. #3b4e8b
  2. #5e699e
  3. #7e84b1
  4. #9ea2c4
  5. #bec0d8
  6. #dedfeb
  7. #ffffff

#3b4e8b to black

  1. #3b4e8b
  2. #334173
  3. #2b355b
  4. #232944
  5. #1a1e2f
  6. #11121b
  7. #000000

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b4
      #334d8e
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6553
      #36508b
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 6485
      #445293
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Southern Belle / 819
      #42558d
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Daytona Blue
      #334b8b
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Panama Blue
      #2f528e
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
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    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  23. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  24. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  28. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #395594
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  29. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  31. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  32. Peintures MF

    1. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7686 CP
      #224d8f
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. P 104-8 C
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      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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    1. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

#3b4e8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b4e8b foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #3b4e8b">…</p>

#3b4e8b background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #3b4e8b">…</p>

#3b4e8b shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b4e8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3886731
Binary
00111011, 01001110, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#3b4e8b
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#359 ΔE = 3.188
RGB
rgb(59, 78, 139)
RGBA
rgba(59, 78, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.283, b: 0.504
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.292%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12890485 / 0xff3b4e8b
HSL
hsl(226, 40%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 40%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.750), saturation: 58% (0.576), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 225.750, saturation: 57.554%, perceived brightness: 32.373%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.915, S: 59.875, L: 34.482
Cubehelix
H: -135.949, S: 0.580, L: 0.310
TSL
T: -2.348, S: 0.174, L: 0.311
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.576), magenta: 44% (0.439), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 69% (0.694), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 9.187, Y: 8.242, Z: 25.528
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.192, Y: 8.242
CIELab
L: 34.482, a: 11.867, b: -36.286
CIELuv
L: 34.482, u: -10.021, v: -51.145
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.482, C: 38.178, H: 288.110
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.482, C: 52.118, H: 258.915
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.709, a: 6.879, b: -32.624
CIECAM02
J: 24.913, C: 42.437, h: 262.451, Q: 98.339, M: 37.111, s: 61.431, H: 312.371
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.397, jaune: -6.446, green: 0.740
LMS
L: 6.127, M: 7.683, S: 25.244
YCbCr
Y: 84.097, Cb: 157.591, Cr: 115.328
YCgCo
Y: 88.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 79.273, Db: 89.863, Dr: 38.564
YPbPr
Y: 78.345, Pb: 32.685, Pr: -12.306
xvYCC
Y: 83.285, Cb: 156.712, Cr: 117.190
YIQ
Y: 79.273, I: -30.916, Q: 14.962
YUV
Y: 79.273, U: 29.392, V: -17.786
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 1.457
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.381

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