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#3b50a4 Hex Color Code

#3b50a4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b50a4 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b50a4 is comprised of 23.14% red, 31.37% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #3b50a4 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 47% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.49 nm.

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#3b50a4 linear gradient to complementary #b4df00

  1. #3b50a4
  2. #616695
  3. #797c84
  4. #8c9472
  5. #9cac5d
  6. #a9c542
  7. #b4df00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #264193
  2. #2d4698
  3. #344b9e
  4. #3b50a4
  5. #4155aa
  6. #485ab0
  7. #4e5fb6

Tones

  1. #3b50a4
  2. #49559b
  3. #545a93
  4. #5d608a
  5. #656582
  6. #6b6a79
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#3b50a4 to white

  1. #3b50a4
  2. #616ab3
  3. #8286c3
  4. #a2a3d2
  5. #c1c1e1
  6. #e0dff0
  7. #ffffff

#3b50a4 to black

  1. #3b50a4
  2. #344387
  3. #2c366a
  4. #242a4f
  5. #1c1e36
  6. #13121e
  7. #000000

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Paints

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      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
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      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2738 U
      #474da4
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
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      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
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      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

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      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 9.0%

#3b50a4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b50a4 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #3b50a4">…</p>

#3b50a4 background

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

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #3b50a4">…</p>

#3b50a4 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b50a4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3887268
Binary
00111011, 01010000, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#3b50a4
LRV
≈ 9.3%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 2.075
RGB
rgb(59, 80, 164)
RGBA
rgba(59, 80, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.264, b: 0.541
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.300%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12889948 / 0xff3b50a4
HSL
hsl(228, 47%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 47%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 64% (0.640), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 64.024%, perceived brightness: 34.776%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.916, S: 67.753, L: 36.643
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.756, L: 0.325
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.208, L: 0.327
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.640), magenta: 51% (0.512), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 11.371, Y: 9.346, Z: 36.320
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.164, Y: 9.346
CIELab
L: 36.643, a: 19.461, b: -47.941
CIELuv
L: 36.643, u: -11.079, v: -69.291
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.643, C: 51.740, H: 292.094
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.643, C: 70.171, H: 260.916
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.572, a: 12.890, b: -49.036
CIECAM02
J: 26.562, C: 52.510, h: 263.471, Q: 101.542, M: 45.919, s: 67.247, H: 312.910
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.490, jaune: -8.598, green: 0.871
LMS
L: 6.450, M: 8.087, S: 35.878
YCbCr
Y: 87.555, Cb: 167.984, Cr: 112.817
YCgCo
Y: 95.750, Cg: -15.750, Co: -11.500
YDbDr
Y: 83.297, Db: 121.422, Dr: 46.221
YPbPr
Y: 81.575, Pb: 44.415, Pr: -14.364
xvYCC
Y: 86.059, Cb: 167.016, Cr: 115.382
YIQ
Y: 83.297, I: -39.496, Q: 21.695
YUV
Y: 83.297, U: 39.715, V: -21.316
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.877
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 3.909

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