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General Paint Blue Mine / CL 2256A / #3b6f8f Hex Color Code

#3b6f8f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b6f8f is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3b6f8f is comprised of 23.14% red, 43.53% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #3b6f8f has a hue of 203° (degrees), 42% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.13 nm.

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#3b6f8f linear gradient to complementary #856645

  1. #3b6f8f
  2. #506d83
  3. #5f6c76
  4. #6b6a6a
  5. #75695e
  6. #7e6852
  7. #856645

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #245c7b
  2. #2c6281
  3. #346988
  4. #3b6f8f
  5. #427696
  6. #497c9d
  7. #5083a4

Tones

  1. #3b6f8f
  2. #466d88
  3. #4e6c81
  4. #556a7a
  5. #5b6873
  6. #60676c
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#3b6f8f to White

  1. #3b6f8f
  2. #5e85a1
  3. #7f9db3
  4. #9eb4c6
  5. #becdd9
  6. #dee6ec
  7. #ffffff

#3b6f8f to Black

  1. #3b6f8f
  2. #335c76
  3. #2b495d
  4. #233846
  5. #1a2730
  6. #12171b
  7. #000000

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  1. California Paints

    1. ★ Tory Blue
      #396e8e
      ΔE = 0.454
    2. ★ DE 5852 - Thames
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.250
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Santa Monica Blue / 776
      #3b6f8d
      ΔE = 0.812
    2. ★ Bellbottom Blues / CSP-655
      #396c8d
      ΔE = 1.257
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F3
      #386c8c
      ΔE = 1.192
    2. ★ 64 9 220 / Aquamarin 20
      #407494
      ΔE = 1.976
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Terrace Blue
      #3c6d8a
      ΔE = 1.249
    2. ★ Bright Aqua
      #367293
      ΔE = 1.363
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 4132 / Kranskonvall
      #376d90
      ΔE = 1.338
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Big Ocean Wave / H056
      #34708f
      ΔE = 1.439
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4127 Sapphire Glow 10BB 17/269
      #336f94
      ΔE = 1.621
    2. 4126 Wyndham 10BB 16/193
      #446983
      ΔE = 2.965
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.24
      #357095
      ΔE = 1.637
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 1.661
  10. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Tory Blue H56
      #336e8c
      ΔE = 1.751
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ Tory Blue
      #336e8c
      ΔE = 1.751
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Endless Sky
      #2c7091
      ΔE = 1.907
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Vestal / CL 2266A
      #436b87
      ΔE = 2.068
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ La Fonda Deep Blue
      #406a88
      ΔE = 2.134
    2. Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 2.507
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5030-R90B
      #476c89
      ΔE = 2.216
    2. Cool Blue / 5345 B
      #286f98
      ΔE = 2.924
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Down Pour - 6516
      #43718b
      ΔE = 2.222
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Rainy Lake / 110
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.250
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    1. ★ Shantung Green
      #41718b
      ΔE = 2.295
    2. Caribbean Blue
      #2e6c94
      ΔE = 2.970
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6638
      #2b6e95
      ΔE = 2.381
    2. 5390
      #257295
      ΔE = 2.599
  20. Ford

    1. Tropic blue
      #2d7292
      ΔE = 2.382
    2. Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 2.709
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7294 - Blue Monday
      #456b8a
      ΔE = 2.423
    2. 7302 - Pleasant Lake
      #4b6c86
      ΔE = 2.825
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. 1405 Deep Chambray 5
      #407297
      ΔE = 2.535
  23. Disney

    1. ME5-1 Bella Notte
      #4b6d89
      ΔE = 2.600
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 3-36-5 Blue Divinity
      #4b6f8e
      ΔE = 2.641
    2. 3-33-6 Upstream
      #206c8e
      ΔE = 2.982
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    1. Regal Blue / T08 100-4
      #4b6d87
      ΔE = 2.644
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cosmic Dust 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 2.704
  27. Dulux

    1. Amazon Beat 2
      #32759a
      ΔE = 2.704
    2. 30BB 14/242
      #456c8e
      ΔE = 2.799
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Cosmic Dust / 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 2.704
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    1. Cadet Blue RAH-81
      #396888
      ΔE = 2.742
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    1. Wavelength B52-054-243
      #3c6886
      ΔE = 2.748
    2. Astral B54-062-229
      #376f89
      ΔE = 2.888
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10402
      #356888
      ΔE = 2.762
  32. Sikkens

    1. S9.32.35
      #336888
      ΔE = 2.821
    2. T0.30.40
      #427698
      ΔE = 2.898
  33. Liebherr

    1. Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 2.825
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-c7
      #3b769a
      ΔE = 2.891
    2. 33-b7
      #336d95
      ΔE = 2.902

#3b6f8f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b6f8f foreground

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="color: #3b6f8f">…</p>

#3b6f8f background

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

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #3b6f8f">…</p>

#3b6f8f shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b6f8f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3895183
Binary
00111011, 01101111, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#3b6f8f
Closest short hex
#379 ΔE = 3.229
RGB
rgb(59, 111, 143)
RGBA
rgba(59, 111, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.355, b: 0.457
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.357%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12882033 / 0xff3b6f8f
HSL
hsl(203, 42%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 42%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.857), saturation: 59% (0.587), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 202.857, saturation: 58.741%, perceived brightness: 40.383%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.515, S: 72.981, L: 44.633
Cubehelix
H: -162.579, S: 0.501, L: 0.388
TSL
T: -1.988, S: 0.196, L: 0.389
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.587), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 12.444, Y: 14.281, Z: 28.082
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.261, Y: 14.281
CIELab
L: 44.633, a: -7.459, b: -22.768
CIELuv
L: 44.633, u: -21.895, v: -31.875
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.633, C: 23.958, H: 251.861
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.633, C: 38.671, H: 235.515
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.790, a: -7.352, b: -17.606
CIECAM02
J: 33.550, C: 35.391, h: 235.358, Q: 114.118, M: 30.949, s: 52.077, H: 297.518
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.212, jaune: -3.877, green: 2.574
LMS
L: 10.694, M: 15.657, S: 27.847
YCbCr
Y: 101.121, Cb: 149.744, Cr: 102.900
YCgCo
Y: 106.000, Cg: 5.000, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 99.100, Db: 66.056, Dr: 76.260
YPbPr
Y: 102.228, Pb: 21.980, Pr: -27.472
xvYCC
Y: 103.796, Cb: 147.308, Cr: 103.868
YIQ
Y: 99.100, I: -41.258, Q: -1.039
YUV
Y: 99.100, U: 21.604, V: -35.180
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/6 ΔE = 1.728
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 3.152

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