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#3b5dbc Hex Color Code

#3b5dbc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b5dbc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3b5dbc is comprised of 23.14% red, 36.47% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #3b5dbc has a hue of 224° (degrees), 52% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.7 nm.

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#3b5dbc linear gradient to complementary #cff700

  1. #3b5dbc
  2. #6b74aa
  3. #888c97
  4. #9fa683
  5. #b1c06b
  6. #c1db4b
  7. #cff700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e4ca8
  2. #2952af
  3. #3257b5
  4. #3b5dbc
  5. #4363c3
  6. #4b69ca
  7. #536fd1

Tones

  1. #3b5dbc
  2. #4e62b1
  3. #5c67a7
  4. #666c9c
  5. #6f7192
  6. #767787
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#3b5dbc to White

  1. #3b5dbc
  2. #6475c8
  3. #868fd3
  4. #a6aade
  5. #c4c5e9
  6. #e1e2f4
  7. #ffffff

#3b5dbc to Black

  1. #3b5dbc
  2. #354d9a
  3. #2d3e79
  4. #26305a
  5. #1d223d
  6. #131421
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  2. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

#3b5dbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b5dbc foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #3b5dbc">…</p>

#3b5dbc background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #3b5dbc">…</p>

#3b5dbc shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b5dbc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3890620
Binary
00111011, 01011101, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#3b5dbc
LRV
≈ 12.4%
Closest short hex
#35b ΔE = 3.091
RGB
rgb(59, 93, 188)
RGBA
rgba(59, 93, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.174, g: 0.274, b: 0.553
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.337%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12886596 / 0xff3b5dbc
HSL
hsl(224, 52%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 52%%, 48%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.186), saturation: 69% (0.686), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 224.186, saturation: 68.617%, perceived brightness: 39.503%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.335, S: 75.874, L: 41.826
Cubehelix
H: -137.572, S: 0.852, L: 0.366
TSL
T: -2.280, S: 0.229, L: 0.367
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 51% (0.505), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 64% (0.635), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 14.792, Y: 12.388, Z: 49.179
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.162, Y: 12.388
CIELab
L: 41.826, a: 19.696, b: -53.751
CIELuv
L: 41.826, u: -15.164, v: -80.525
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.826, C: 57.246, H: 290.124
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.826, C: 81.940, H: 259.335
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.196, a: 13.424, b: -58.206
CIECAM02
J: 30.876, C: 58.286, h: 260.262, Q: 109.477, M: 50.971, s: 68.234, H: 311.223
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.495, jaune: -9.621, green: 1.504
LMS
L: 8.175, M: 10.921, S: 48.575
YCbCr
Y: 96.459, Cb: 174.737, Cr: 106.329
YCgCo
Y: 108.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 93.664, Db: 141.935, Dr: 65.937
YPbPr
Y: 92.598, Pb: 51.410, Pr: -21.370
xvYCC
Y: 95.525, Cb: 173.160, Cr: 109.228
YIQ
Y: 93.664, I: -50.774, Q: 22.368
YUV
Y: 93.664, U: 46.423, V: -30.411
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.103
Brand Color
Intuit ΔE = 0.562

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