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#3b56a9 Hex Color Code

#3b56a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b56a9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b56a9 is comprised of 23.14% red, 33.73% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #3b56a9 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 48% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.58 nm.

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#3b56a9 linear gradient to complementary #c5e400

  1. #3b56a9
  2. #656b99
  3. #808288
  4. #959976
  5. #a7b260
  6. #b7ca44
  7. #c5e400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #244697
  2. #2c4c9d
  3. #3451a3
  4. #3b56a9
  5. #425baf
  6. #4961b5
  7. #4f66bc

Tones

  1. #3b56a9
  2. #4a5aa0
  3. #565f97
  4. #5f648e
  5. #666885
  6. #6d6d7b
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#3b56a9 to white

  1. #3b56a9
  2. #626fb7
  3. #838ac6
  4. #a2a6d4
  5. #c1c3e3
  6. #e0e1f1
  7. #ffffff

#3b56a9 to black

  1. #3b56a9
  2. #34488b
  3. #2c3a6d
  4. #242c52
  5. #1c2037
  6. #13131f
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Blue Moon
      #3a58a1
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  7. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  9. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 9.7%

#3b56a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b56a9 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #3b56a9">…</p>

#3b56a9 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #3b56a9">…</p>

#3b56a9 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b56a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3888809
Binary
00111011, 01010110, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#3b56a9
LRV
≈ 10.4%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 0.873
RGB
rgb(59, 86, 169)
RGBA
rgba(59, 86, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.274, b: 0.538
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.316%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12888407 / 0xff3b56a9
HSL
hsl(225, 48%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 48%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.273), saturation: 65% (0.651), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 225.273, saturation: 65.089%, perceived brightness: 36.448%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.510, S: 70.598, L: 38.636
Cubehelix
H: -136.440, S: 0.756, L: 0.341
TSL
T: -2.327, S: 0.211, L: 0.343
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.651), magenta: 49% (0.491), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 12.290, Y: 10.449, Z: 38.898
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.170, Y: 10.449
CIELab
L: 38.636, a: 17.339, b: -47.711
CIELuv
L: 38.636, u: -12.946, v: -69.916
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.636, C: 50.764, H: 289.972
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.636, C: 71.104, H: 259.510
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.325, a: 11.301, b: -48.719
CIECAM02
J: 28.211, C: 52.837, h: 261.388, Q: 104.646, M: 46.205, s: 66.449, H: 311.812
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.470, jaune: -8.527, green: 1.156
LMS
L: 7.178, M: 9.327, S: 38.431
YCbCr
Y: 91.069, Cb: 168.433, Cr: 110.254
YCgCo
Y: 100.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: -12.750
YDbDr
Y: 87.389, Db: 122.789, Dr: 54.002
YPbPr
Y: 86.225, Pb: 44.605, Pr: -17.318
xvYCC
Y: 90.052, Cb: 167.182, Cr: 112.787
YIQ
Y: 87.389, I: -42.749, Q: 20.115
YUV
Y: 87.389, U: 40.161, V: -24.906
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 4.467
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.606

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