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#3b74bc Hex Color Code

#3b74bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3b74bc is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3b74bc is comprised of 23.14% red, 45.49% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #3b74bc has a hue of 213° (degrees), 52% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.53 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#3b74bc linear gradient to complementary #bfaf38

  1. #3b74bc
  2. #657da9
  3. #7f8695
  4. #939081
  5. #a49a6c
  6. #b2a455
  7. #bfaf38

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #195fa5
  2. #2666ad
  3. #316db4
  4. #3b74bc
  5. #447bc4
  6. #4d82cc
  7. #5689d4

Tones

  1. #3b74bc
  2. #4e75b1
  3. #5b76a7
  4. #66789c
  5. #6e7991
  6. #767a87
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#3b74bc to white

  1. #3b74bc
  2. #6489c7
  3. #86a0d3
  4. #a5b7de
  5. #c3cee9
  6. #e1e6f4
  7. #ffffff

#3b74bc to black

  1. #3b74bc
  2. #34609a
  3. #2d4c79
  4. #253a5a
  5. #1d283c
  6. #131821
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 XGC
      #2674c2
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 18-4043 TPG
      #4871b3
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. ★ Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  12. Ford

    1. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  13. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 16.7%

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#3b74bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3b74bc foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #3b74bc">…</p>

#3b74bc background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #3b74bc">…</p>

#3b74bc shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3b74bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3896508
Binary
00111011, 01110100, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#3b74bc
LRV
≈ 17.0%
Closest short hex
#47b ΔE = 1.497
RGB
rgb(59, 116, 188)
RGBA
rgba(59, 116, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.320, b: 0.518
RYB
red: 0.231%, yellow: 0.386%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12880708 / 0xff3b74bc
HSL
hsl(213, 52%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 52%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.488), saturation: 69% (0.686), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 213.488, saturation: 68.617%, perceived brightness: 44.659%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.221, S: 80.134, L: 48.323
Cubehelix
H: -149.620, S: 0.763, L: 0.419
TSL
T: -1.844, S: 0.230, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 38% (0.383), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 77% (0.769), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 17.123, Y: 17.050, Z: 49.956
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.203, Y: 17.050
CIELab
L: 48.323, a: 5.137, b: -43.354
CIELuv
L: 48.323, u: -22.502, v: -66.180
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.323, C: 43.657, H: 276.758
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.323, C: 69.901, H: 251.221
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.291, a: 1.761, b: -42.827
CIECAM02
J: 36.822, C: 52.215, h: 250.679, Q: 119.554, M: 45.661, s: 61.801, H: 306.342
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.361, jaune: -7.601, green: 2.460
LMS
L: 11.759, M: 17.199, S: 49.410
YCbCr
Y: 108.051, Cb: 168.044, Cr: 97.865
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 107.165, Db: 121.626, Dr: 91.605
YPbPr
Y: 109.043, Pb: 42.555, Pr: -31.812
xvYCC
Y: 109.649, Cb: 165.382, Cr: 100.055
YIQ
Y: 107.165, I: -57.087, Q: 10.349
YUV
Y: 107.165, U: 39.780, V: -42.256
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.945
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 2.825

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