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#3c42d6 Hex Color Code

#3c42d6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c42d6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c42d6 is comprised of 23.53% red, 25.88% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #3c42d6 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 65% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.11 nm.

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#3c42d6 linear gradient to complementary #45ff13

  1. #3c42d6
  2. #6062c0
  3. #7182aa
  4. #77a192
  5. #74c077
  6. #67df55
  7. #45ff13

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c33c3
  2. #2838ca
  3. #333dd0
  4. #3c42d6
  5. #4447dc
  6. #4c4ce3
  7. #5452e9

Tones

  1. #3c42d6
  2. #564ec9
  3. #665abd
  4. #7365b0
  5. #7c71a3
  6. #847d96
  7. #898989

Tints and Shades

#3c42d6 to white

  1. #3c42d6
  2. #6b5fde
  3. #8e7de5
  4. #ad9cec
  5. #c9bcf3
  6. #e5ddf9
  7. #ffffff

#3c42d6 to black

  1. #3c42d6
  2. #3738af
  3. #302e89
  4. #282465
  5. #1f1b44
  6. #151125
  7. #000000

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#3c42d6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c42d6 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #3c42d6">…</p>

#3c42d6 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #3c42d6">…</p>

#3c42d6 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c42d6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3949270
Binary
00111100, 01000010, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#3c42d6
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#34d ΔE = 0.976
RGB
rgb(60, 66, 214)
RGBA
rgba(60, 66, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.194, b: 0.629
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.258%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12827946 / 0xff3c42d6
HSL
hsl(238, 65%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 65%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.662), saturation: 72% (0.720), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 237.662, saturation: 71.963%, perceived brightness: 36.901%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.263, S: 80.954, L: 37.318
Cubehelix
H: -124.937, S: 1.233, L: 0.316
TSL
T: -2.858, S: 0.281, L: 0.318
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.720), magenta: 69% (0.692), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 15.945, Y: 9.711, Z: 64.639
xyY
x: 0.177, y: 0.108, Y: 9.711
CIELab
L: 37.318, a: 45.944, b: -76.163
CIELuv
L: 37.318, u: -8.945, v: -107.949
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.318, C: 88.947, H: 301.100
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.318, C: 108.319, H: 265.263
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.162, a: 36.804, b: -101.173
CIECAM02
J: 26.761, C: 72.786, h: 266.308, Q: 101.920, M: 63.650, s: 79.026, H: 314.423
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.743, jaune: -13.978, green: 1.002
LMS
L: 5.359, M: 5.659, S: 63.746
YCbCr
Y: 85.656, Cb: 193.860, Cr: 114.858
YCgCo
Y: 101.500, Cg: -35.500, Co: -23.500
YDbDr
Y: 81.078, Db: 199.984, Dr: 40.114
YPbPr
Y: 75.378, Pb: 74.690, Pr: -9.808
xvYCC
Y: 80.736, Cb: 193.610, Cr: 119.384
YIQ
Y: 81.078, I: -51.121, Q: 44.779
YUV
Y: 81.078, U: 65.411, V: -18.491
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 14.397
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 4.364

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