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#3b56a3 Hex Color Code

#3b56a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b56a3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b56a3 is comprised of 23.14% red, 33.73% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #3b56a3 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 47% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.03 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3b56a3 linear gradient to complementary #c7dc02

  1. #3b56a3
  2. #646a94
  3. #7f7f83
  4. #959572
  5. #a7ac5d
  6. #b8c442
  7. #c7dc02

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #254791
  2. #2d4c97
  3. #34519d
  4. #3b56a3
  5. #425ba9
  6. #4861af
  7. #4f66b5

Tones

  1. #3b56a3
  2. #495a9a
  3. #545e92
  4. #5c6289
  5. #646681
  6. #6a6b78
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#3b56a3 to white

  1. #3b56a3
  2. #616fb2
  3. #828ac2
  4. #a1a6d1
  5. #c1c3e0
  6. #e0e1f0
  7. #ffffff

#3b56a3 to black

  1. #3b56a3
  2. #344886
  3. #2c3a6a
  4. #242c4f
  5. #1b2036
  6. #12131e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ 18-3949 TPG
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 1.028 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 60 13 260 / Lazur 110
      #485ca4
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue Moon
      #3a58a1
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. ★ Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 36-b1
      #3d5ca4
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6379
      #3d5797
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. 6485
      #445293
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  17. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  18. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  19. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

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#3b56a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b56a3 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #3b56a3">…</p>

#3b56a3 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3b56a3">…</p>

#3b56a3 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b56a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3888803
Binary
00111011, 01010110, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#3b56a3
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 1.492
RGB
rgb(59, 86, 163)
RGBA
rgba(59, 86, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.192, g: 0.279, b: 0.529
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.315%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12888413 / 0xff3b56a3
HSL
hsl(224, 47%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 47%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.423), saturation: 64% (0.638), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 224.423, saturation: 63.804%, perceived brightness: 35.966%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.831, S: 69.246, L: 38.250
Cubehelix
H: -137.323, S: 0.712, L: 0.339
TSL
T: -2.290, S: 0.204, L: 0.340
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.638), magenta: 47% (0.472), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 11.740, Y: 10.229, Z: 35.999
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.176, Y: 10.229
CIELab
L: 38.250, a: 15.173, b: -44.761
CIELuv
L: 38.250, u: -12.894, v: -65.305
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.250, C: 47.263, H: 288.725
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.250, C: 66.566, H: 258.831
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.982, a: 9.554, b: -44.348
CIECAM02
J: 27.914, C: 50.410, h: 260.850, Q: 104.092, M: 44.083, s: 65.076, H: 311.530
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.446, jaune: -7.978, green: 1.146
LMS
L: 7.151, M: 9.323, S: 35.576
YCbCr
Y: 90.481, Cb: 165.799, Cr: 110.680
YCgCo
Y: 98.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -11.250
YDbDr
Y: 86.705, Db: 114.791, Dr: 52.700
YPbPr
Y: 85.793, Pb: 41.605, Pr: -17.042
xvYCC
Y: 89.681, Cb: 164.547, Cr: 113.030
YIQ
Y: 86.705, I: -40.822, Q: 18.248
YUV
Y: 86.705, U: 37.545, V: -24.306
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.989
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 3.814

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