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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 / #fff

#3b72be to black

  1. #3b72be
  2. #355e9c
  3. #2d4b7a
  4. #25395b
  5. #1d283d
  6. #131721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  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. ★ 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 2311
      #5470c0
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. S 2050-R80B
      #5071c2
      ΔE = 3.451 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  9. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 36-c2
      #5a6daa
      ΔE = 4.340 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1-38-6 Magical
      #616eab
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  16. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 3.546 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  18. Taubmans

    1. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Iris / T12 38.G6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3050-R70B
      #5c71b0
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  20. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  21. Glidden

    1. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Blue Bounty / KM3103-3
      #5875b7
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  24. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue / 7246
      #5873b2
      ΔE = 3.362 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 3.419 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Capri Isle / 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Parkwater / 0612
      #547cbc
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 0605
      #5974b4
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  30. Sikkens

    1. V0.37.42
      #5a73b4
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. U6.33.40
      #5974aa
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Pharaoh's Purple / NP PB 1499 D
      #5976ae
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 4.046 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  33. AMC

    1. Maxi Blue
      #5773ae
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  34. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  35. Nerolac

    1. Columbine Blue - 2363
      #5b74b8
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 7206 - Exotic Beauty
      #6472ad
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  37. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  38. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Sapphire
      #5478b4
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  39. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.952 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Operafest
      #5c72a8
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  40. Chrysler

    1. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2007-3
      #5d75af
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  42. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 4.124 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  43. Dulux

    1. Mystic Mauve 1 / 69BB 17/324
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. 69BB 17/324
      #5873a7
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  44. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7203D Blue Triumph
      #5673aa
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 7213D Pharaoh's Purple
      #4e77ae
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  46. Valspar Paint

    1. Riviera Blue
      #5779b6
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  47. Behr

    1. Flying Fish 590B-6
      #4e74ab
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  48. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  49. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  51. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. CD338-4
      #5c79b1
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  52. Tikkurila

    1. 9705
      #6077bb
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  53. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  54. Bristol

    1. Iris / P106-C6
      #6070aa
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  55. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 4.835 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  56. Crown Paint

    1. Making Waves
      #6276b2
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  57. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  58. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  59. Clark+Kensington

    1. Manhattan Mystery / 37D-4
      #537ccd
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  60. Benjamin Moore

    1. Waterdrop / CC-902
      #5d7ab4
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  61. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 14.6%

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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

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #3b72be">…</p>

#3b72be shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 23.137%, yellow: 38.328%, blue: 74.510%
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
YCoCg
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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