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#3b72be Hex Color Code

#3b72be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b72be is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3b72be is comprised of 23.14% red, 44.71% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #3b72be has a hue of 215° (degrees), 53% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.99 nm.

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#3b72be linear gradient to complementary #c7b932

  1. #3b72be
  2. #687caa
  3. #838896
  4. #999381
  5. #aaa06b
  6. #b9ac52
  7. #c7b932

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #195ea7
  2. #2664af
  3. #316bb6
  4. #3b72be
  5. #4479c6
  6. #4d80ce
  7. #5687d5

Tones

  1. #3b72be
  2. #4e74b3
  3. #5c75a8
  4. #67779d
  5. #6f7993
  6. #777b88
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#3b72be to white

  1. #3b72be
  2. #6488c9
  3. #869ed4
  4. #a5b5df
  5. #c4cdea
  6. #e1e6f4
  7. #ffffff

#3b72be to black

  1. #3b72be
  2. #355e9c
  3. #2d4b7a
  4. #25395b
  5. #1d283d
  6. #131721
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  2. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2175 U
      #2973c3
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 18-4043 TPG
      #4871b3
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  13. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  16. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

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#3b72be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b72be foreground

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #3b72be">…</p>

#3b72be background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #3b72be">…</p>

#3b72be shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b72be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3895998
Binary
00111011, 01110010, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#3b72be
LRV
≈ 16.7%
Closest short hex
#27c ΔE = 2.433
RGB
rgb(59, 114, 190)
RGBA
rgba(59, 114, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.314, b: 0.523
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.383%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12881218 / 0xff3b72be
HSL
hsl(215, 53%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 53%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (214.809), saturation: 69% (0.689), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 214.809, saturation: 68.947%, perceived brightness: 44.341%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.524, S: 80.023, L: 47.855
Cubehelix
H: -148.057, S: 0.781, L: 0.415
TSL
T: -1.894, S: 0.231, L: 0.417
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.689), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 17.112, Y: 16.680, Z: 51.023
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.197, Y: 16.680
CIELab
L: 47.855, a: 7.093, b: -45.251
CIELuv
L: 47.855, u: -21.786, v: -69.197
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.855, C: 45.804, H: 278.909
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.855, C: 72.545, H: 252.524
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.842, a: 3.315, b: -45.481
CIECAM02
J: 36.373, C: 53.506, h: 252.103, Q: 118.823, M: 46.790, s: 62.752, H: 307.053
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.379, jaune: -7.957, green: 2.365
LMS
L: 11.419, M: 16.586, S: 50.454
YCbCr
Y: 107.239, Cb: 169.504, Cr: 98.459
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -18.000
YDbDr
Y: 106.219, Db: 126.058, Dr: 89.807
YPbPr
Y: 107.757, Pb: 44.325, Pr: -30.996
xvYCC
Y: 108.544, Cb: 166.936, Cr: 100.772
YIQ
Y: 106.219, I: -57.180, Q: 12.016
YUV
Y: 106.219, U: 41.229, V: -41.426
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.092
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 2.425

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