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#3b59ab Hex Color Code

#3b59ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b59ab is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b59ab is comprised of 23.14% red, 34.9% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #3b59ab has a hue of 224° (degrees), 49% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.08 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#3b59ab linear gradient to complementary #cce600

  1. #3b59ab
  2. #666e9b
  3. #83848a
  4. #999c77
  5. #acb461
  6. #bdcd45
  7. #cce600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #234998
  2. #2c4e9e
  3. #3454a5
  4. #3b59ab
  5. #425fb1
  6. #4964b8
  7. #506abe

Tones

  1. #3b59ab
  2. #4a5da2
  3. #566198
  4. #5f668f
  5. #676a86
  6. #6d6e7c
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#3b59ab to white

  1. #3b59ab
  2. #6272b9
  3. #838cc7
  4. #a3a8d5
  5. #c2c4e3
  6. #e0e1f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3b59ab to black

  1. #3b59ab
  2. #344a8c
  3. #2c3c6f
  4. #242e52
  5. #1c2138
  6. #13141f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Lake Placid Blue
      #2d5499
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  2. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  5. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  6. Focoltone

    1. 3404
      #405faa
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 6518
      #2d579f
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 35-a1
      #005da9
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  9. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 2
      #4460ac
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  10. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 3.075 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  11. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 3.114 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 3.118 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  15. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 3.278 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  16. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4239 Purple Parade 87BB 14/430
      #4c5ea1
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10451
      #485b9b
      ΔE = 3.417 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. CF10433
      #0053a5
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 3.565 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 5.130 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  21. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Peri
      #505ea1
      ΔE = 3.620 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 5.169 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  23. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  24. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. Monaco Tide / D11
      #4a5e9d
      ΔE = 3.965 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  27. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Star Sapphire
      #3962a5
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #515fa0
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  30. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Silver Ingot B6-C1-4
      #5460b4
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  31. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  32. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.158 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 2945
      #0057a6
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 4.911 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  35. Behr

    1. Blue Dahlia BIC-21
      #405e9d
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 4.403 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  37. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  39. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  40. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  41. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  42. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  43. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
  44. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Sincerity / T08 25-4
      #425d97
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Majestic Mount / T10 37C-2
      #495990
      ΔE = 5.107 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  46. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 9.1%

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#3b59ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b59ab foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #3b59ab">…</p>

#3b59ab background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #3b59ab">…</p>

#3b59ab shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b59ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3889579
Binary
00111011, 01011001, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#3b59ab
LRV
≈ 11.0%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 1.711
RGB
rgb(59, 89, 171)
RGBA
rgba(59, 89, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.185, g: 0.279, b: 0.536
RYB
red: 23.137%, yellow: 32.416%, blue: 67.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12887637 / 0xff3b59ab
HSL
hsl(224, 49%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 49%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.929), saturation: 65% (0.655), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 223.929, saturation: 65.497%, perceived brightness: 37.253%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.750, S: 71.797, L: 39.603
Cubehelix
H: -137.843, S: 0.753, L: 0.349
TSL
T: -2.269, S: 0.212, L: 0.351
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.655), magenta: 48% (0.480), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 12.724, Y: 11.014, Z: 39.975
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.173, Y: 11.014
CIELab
L: 39.603, a: 16.110, b: -47.342
CIELuv
L: 39.603, u: -13.882, v: -69.786
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.603, C: 50.008, H: 288.793
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.603, C: 71.153, H: 258.750
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.187, a: 10.362, b: -48.187
CIECAM02
J: 29.029, C: 52.802, h: 260.327, Q: 106.151, M: 46.175, s: 65.954, H: 311.257
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.458, jaune: -8.444, green: 1.293
LMS
L: 7.564, M: 9.987, S: 39.500
YCbCr
Y: 92.777, Cb: 168.438, Cr: 109.008
YCoCg
Y: 102.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: -13.250
YDbDr
Y: 89.378, Db: 122.806, Dr: 57.784
YPbPr
Y: 88.514, Pb: 44.450, Pr: -18.772
xvYCC
Y: 92.018, Cb: 167.046, Cr: 111.510
YIQ
Y: 89.378, I: -44.215, Q: 19.169
YUV
Y: 89.378, U: 40.167, V: -26.651
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.412
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.144

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