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#3b559d Hex Color Code

#3b559d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b559d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b559d is comprised of 23.14% red, 33.33% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #3b559d has a hue of 224° (degrees), 45% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.29 nm.

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#3b559d linear gradient to complementary #b8c711

  1. #3b559d
  2. #5f668e
  3. #78787e
  4. #8b8b6c
  5. #9c9f59
  6. #abb340
  7. #b8c711

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #27468c
  2. #2e4b91
  3. #345097
  4. #3b559d
  5. #415aa3
  6. #485fa9
  7. #4e65af

Tones

  1. #3b559d
  2. #485995
  3. #525c8d
  4. #5a6085
  5. #61647d
  6. #676874
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#3b559d to white

  1. #3b559d
  2. #606fad
  3. #818abe
  4. #a0a6ce
  5. #c0c2de
  6. #dfe0ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3b559d to black

  1. #3b559d
  2. #334781
  3. #2c3966
  4. #242c4c
  5. #1b1f34
  6. #12131d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 0.611 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 5.226 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 10255 C
      #4460a2
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 0.973 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. ★ 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Blue Jewel / PPG1167-7
      #465383
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  10. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Torres / OROC38
      #425aa0
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Pale Nankin Blue / HC29
      #375f9d
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  11. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. V0.30.30
      #455686
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  12. Delta

    1. Classic Blue / 04025
      #2357a7
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Opaque Blue / 025080202W
      #004e9d
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Splendiforous
      #505384
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  15. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  16. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  17. Matthews Paint

    1. Ultra Blue Met. / 22006
      #43518f
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Bally Blue Met. / 41755
      #3b4f8e
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  21. ECOS Paints

    1. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.036 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 4.318 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  25. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 3.044 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  27. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 3.132 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Blooming Blue / 9189
      #364d86
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  28. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  29. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Sincerity / T08 25-4
      #425d97
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  32. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  33. PlaidFX

    1. Neptune / 36862
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  34. Caparol

    1. 60 11 260 / Lazur 80
      #4c5ca0
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  35. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 3.440 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 4.495 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  36. HKS

    1. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 3.507 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6378
      #3c5d9e
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  38. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Cobalt Blue / 720
      #2a508f
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  39. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  40. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 3.727 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  41. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 3.742 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  42. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 3.974 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  45. ICI Paints

    1. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  46. Nerolac

    1. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Khartina's Secret - 4221
      #554f8c
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  47. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  48. Dulux Australia

    1. Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  49. Nippon Paint

    1. Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  50. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.143 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  52. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  53. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.231 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  54. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  55. Plascon

    1. Dusky Mood B5-C1-4
      #3c60ac
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Slate Stone B7-E1-4
      #54548c
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  56. CIL

    1. Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  57. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  58. RAL

    1. RAL 280 40 45
      #1e5da5
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 280 40 40
      #2e5d9d
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  59. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  60. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  62. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  63. Testors

    1. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  64. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  65. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  66. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  67. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  68. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  69. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  70. Earthpaint

    1. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #455e96
      ΔE = 4.817 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  71. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  72. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  73. Duron

    1. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  74. Behr

    1. Wild Elderberry 620B-7
      #515788
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Yacht Club Blue 600B-7
      #445585
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  75. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  76. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  77. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  78. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

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#3b559d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b559d foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #3b559d">…</p>

#3b559d background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #3b559d">…</p>

#3b559d shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b559d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3888541
Binary
00111011, 01010101, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#3b559d
LRV
≈ 9.9%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 1.284
RGB
rgb(59, 85, 157)
RGBA
rgba(59, 85, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.196, g: 0.282, b: 0.522
RYB
red: 23.137%, yellow: 31.195%, blue: 61.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12888675 / 0xff3b559d
HSL
hsl(224, 45%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 45%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.082), saturation: 62% (0.624), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 224.082, saturation: 62.420%, perceived brightness: 35.276%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.435, S: 67.521, L: 37.590
Cubehelix
H: -137.682, S: 0.674, L: 0.334
TSL
T: -2.275, S: 0.197, L: 0.335
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.624), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 11.136, Y: 9.860, Z: 33.208
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.182, Y: 9.860
CIELab
L: 37.590, a: 13.669, b: -42.228
CIELuv
L: 37.590, u: -12.526, v: -61.210
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.590, C: 44.385, H: 287.936
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.590, C: 62.479, H: 258.435
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.401, a: 8.351, b: -40.722
CIECAM02
J: 27.387, C: 48.201, h: 260.681, Q: 103.105, M: 42.151, s: 63.939, H: 311.442
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.428, jaune: -7.513, green: 1.095
LMS
L: 7.003, M: 9.105, S: 32.824
YCbCr
Y: 89.389, Cb: 163.456, Cr: 111.474
YCoCg
Y: 96.500, Cg: -11.500, Co: -9.750
YDbDr
Y: 85.434, Db: 107.676, Dr: 50.282
YPbPr
Y: 84.646, Pb: 38.990, Pr: -16.312
xvYCC
Y: 88.696, Cb: 162.250, Cr: 113.671
YIQ
Y: 85.434, I: -38.620, Q: 16.904
YUV
Y: 85.434, U: 35.218, V: -23.191
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.541
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 2.866

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