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#3b557d Hex Color Code

#3b557d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b557d is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3b557d is comprised of 23.14% red, 33.33% green and 49.02% blue. In the HSL color space #3b557d has a hue of 216° (degrees), 36% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.71 nm.

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#3b557d linear gradient to complementary #7f7239

  1. #3b557d
  2. #4d5972
  3. #5a5e68
  4. #65635d
  5. #6f6852
  6. #776d46
  7. #7f7239

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b466d
  2. #304b72
  3. #365078
  4. #3b557d
  5. #405a82
  6. #465f88
  7. #4b648d

Tones

  1. #3b557d
  2. #435678
  3. #495772
  4. #4f586d
  5. #545a67
  6. #585b62
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#3b557d to white

  1. #3b557d
  2. #5c6f92
  3. #7c8aa7
  4. #9ca6bc
  5. #bcc3d2
  6. #dde0e8
  7. #ffffff

#3b557d to black

  1. #3b557d
  2. #334767
  3. #2a3952
  4. #222c3e
  5. #1a202b
  6. #111319
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 541 U
      #3a557c
      ΔE = 0.470 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 2140 C
      #395382
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-37-6 Wedgewinkle
      #38557f
      ΔE = 0.643 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ 3-38-6 Charisma
      #405379
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Sapphire Blue
      #3e557a
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ Strato Blue
      #30527f
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Storm B4-E1-4
      #3c5880
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  5. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7328-73 Mystic Cobalt
      #385279
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ming Dynasty X75R160A
      #37567c
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. ★ Blue Jay Feather X74R159A
      #3f5576
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Subzero Blue
      #365379
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Huckleberry
      #435681
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Jewel B46-6
      #405881
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Roman Violet B45-6
      #49567e
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-4
      #42587f
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 10/275
      #415881
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 50BB 08/257
      #325478
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  11. KILZ

    1. ★ Atlas Blue / B911
      #3e5982
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  12. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Wira Blue
      #365278
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Huckleberry / 70BB 10/275
      #44567d
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Subzero Blue / 50BB 08/257
      #375375
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Sailors Eyes / AC142
      #43587d
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6634
      #30537e
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 6647
      #295784
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  16. AMC

    1. ★ Caravelle Blue
      #32567e
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. ★ Kimberly Blue
      #3a5274
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Saphire / 1018
      #3d5275
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ St Tropaz B47-069-266
      #325482
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Astronaut B44-042-265
      #445172
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Silvertone Blue
      #3d5175
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #345786
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Deep Purple 70BB 11/223
      #455579
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Sapphire 50BB 11/321
      #2a5686
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  21. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Beast
      #43597e
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-R80B
      #2f557e
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  23. 1829

    1. ★ Smalt
      #46567b
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c7
      #3a5986
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  25. General Paint

    1. ★ Storm Chaser / CL 2317N
      #375980
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Ravine / CL 2347N
      #45587a
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  27. Brillux

    1. 57.12.27
      #3b5074
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Reef Blue
      #305279
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  29. Craig & Rose

    1. Don Adriano
      #47567a
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  30. Caparol

    1. 55 7 237 / Grau 3
      #345478
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  31. Dulux Australia

    1. Overtake / A364
      #33587f
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Misty Blue / A376
      #34507c
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  32. Chrysler

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #2c5380
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Rhapsody Blue
      #425473
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  34. Behr

    1. S-H-600 Sailor
      #3d507a
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  35. California Paints

    1. DE 5860 - Slumber
      #2d517c
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Slumber / 67
      #2d517c
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  37. Sikkens

    1. U0.30.30
      #375a81
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  38. Taubmans

    1. Brocade Blue / T10 38F-2
      #465a82
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Starry Night Blue / T12 40.G10
      #47557e
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  39. British Standard

    1. BS381 104 - Azure blue
      #355679
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  40. Bristol

    1. Starry Night Blue / P108-C6
      #47557e
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  41. Audi

    1. Caribicblau Pearl/Caribic Blue Pearl / K8, K8K8, LZ5G
      #345679
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  42. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 336
      #2b5787
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  43. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue / 135
      #345b85
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  44. Tikkurila

    1. 0348 / Cornflower
      #2c5984
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 9.3%

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#3b557d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b557d 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: #3b557d">…</p>

#3b557d background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #3b557d">…</p>

#3b557d shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b557d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3888509
Binary
00111011, 01010101, 01111101
Hexadecimal
#3b557d
LRV
≈ 8.9%
Closest short hex
#457 ΔE = 2.239
RGB
rgb(59, 85, 125)
RGBA
rgba(59, 85, 125, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.219, g: 0.316, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.305%, blue: 0.490%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12888707 / 0xff3b557d
HSL
hsl(216, 36%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 36%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.364), saturation: 53% (0.528), value: 49% (0.490)
HSP
hue: 216.364, saturation: 52.800%, perceived brightness: 32.958%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.784, S: 58.878, L: 35.804
Cubehelix
H: -146.240, S: 0.442, L: 0.320
TSL
T: -1.955, S: 0.155, L: 0.321
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.528), magenta: 32% (0.320), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.510)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 51% (0.510)
XYZ
X: 8.753, Y: 8.907, Z: 20.656
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.232, Y: 8.907
CIELab
L: 35.804, a: 2.494, b: -25.601
CIELuv
L: 35.804, u: -12.331, v: -35.379
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.804, C: 25.723, H: 275.564
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.804, C: 37.466, H: 250.784
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.844, a: 0.122, b: -20.145
CIECAM02
J: 26.022, C: 33.575, h: 253.152, Q: 100.503, M: 29.361, s: 54.050, H: 307.579
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.283, jaune: -4.464, green: 1.231
LMS
L: 6.886, M: 9.087, S: 20.461
YCbCr
Y: 86.253, Cb: 149.408, Cr: 113.746
YCgCo
Y: 88.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 81.786, Db: 65.020, Dr: 43.338
YPbPr
Y: 82.342, Pb: 22.990, Pr: -14.840
xvYCC
Y: 86.717, Cb: 148.195, Cr: 114.964
YIQ
Y: 81.786, I: -28.339, Q: 6.948
YUV
Y: 81.786, U: 21.266, V: -19.990
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/8 ΔE = 3.935
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 4.980

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