Encycolorpedia

#3b55b6 Hex Color Code

#3b55b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b55b6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b55b6 is comprised of 23.14% red, 33.33% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #3b55b6 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 51% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.47 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#3b55b6 linear gradient to complementary #baf100

  1. #3b55b6
  2. #666da5
  3. #808592
  4. #949f7e
  5. #a3ba67
  6. #b0d549
  7. #baf100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2145a3
  2. #2b4aa9
  3. #3350b0
  4. #3b55b6
  5. #425abc
  6. #4a60c3
  7. #5165c9

Tones

  1. #3b55b6
  2. #4d5bac
  3. #5a60a2
  4. #646698
  5. #6c6d8e
  6. #737383
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#3b55b6 to white

  1. #3b55b6
  2. #646fc3
  3. #868acf
  4. #a5a6db
  5. #c3c3e7
  6. #e1e0f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3b55b6 to black

  1. #3b55b6
  2. #344795
  3. #2d3976
  4. #252c57
  5. #1d1f3b
  6. #131320
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Silver Ingot B6-C1-4
      #5460b4
      ΔE = 4.947 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  8. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85304, MS-4
      #3b5acf
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  11. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  12. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  13. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  14. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 4.754 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  15. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. 36群青
      #005ad6
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  18. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  22. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  24. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 12.6%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#3b55b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b55b6 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #3b55b6">…</p>

#3b55b6 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #3b55b6">…</p>

#3b55b6 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b55b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3888566
Binary
00111011, 01010101, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#3b55b6
LRV
≈ 10.8%
Closest short hex
#35b ΔE = 0.843
RGB
rgb(59, 85, 182)
RGBA
rgba(59, 85, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.181, g: 0.261, b: 0.558
RYB
red: 23.137%, yellow: 31.554%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12888650 / 0xff3b55b6
HSL
hsl(227, 51%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 51%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.317), saturation: 68% (0.676), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 227.317, saturation: 67.582%, perceived brightness: 37.323%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.931, S: 73.111, L: 39.247
Cubehelix
H: -134.363, S: 0.855, L: 0.345
TSL
T: -2.416, S: 0.226, L: 0.346
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.676), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 13.493, Y: 10.803, Z: 45.621
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.155, Y: 10.803
CIELab
L: 39.247, a: 22.698, b: -54.405
CIELuv
L: 39.247, u: -12.795, v: -80.159
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.247, C: 58.950, H: 292.646
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.247, C: 81.174, H: 260.931
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.868, a: 15.758, b: -59.288
CIECAM02
J: 28.659, C: 58.120, h: 262.518, Q: 105.474, M: 50.825, s: 69.417, H: 312.406
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.525, jaune: -9.781, green: 1.167
LMS
L: 7.120, M: 9.123, S: 45.051
YCbCr
Y: 91.839, Cb: 174.431, Cr: 109.699
YCoCg
Y: 102.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 88.284, Db: 141.001, Dr: 55.707
YPbPr
Y: 86.446, Pb: 51.490, Pr: -17.462
xvYCC
Y: 90.242, Cb: 173.230, Cr: 112.661
YIQ
Y: 88.284, I: -46.651, Q: 24.682
YUV
Y: 88.284, U: 46.118, V: -25.691
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.284
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.080

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue