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#3c42d9 Hex Color Code

#3c42d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c42d9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c42d9 is comprised of 23.53% red, 25.88% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #3c42d9 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 67% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.09 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3c42d9 linear gradient to complementary #41ff16

  1. #3c42d9
  2. #6063c3
  3. #7182ac
  4. #77a194
  5. #74c079
  6. #65df57
  7. #41ff16

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b33c6
  2. #2838cc
  3. #333dd3
  4. #3c42d9
  5. #4547df
  6. #4d4ce6
  7. #5552ec

Tones

  1. #3c42d9
  2. #564ecc
  3. #685ac0
  4. #7467b3
  5. #7e73a6
  6. #857f99
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#3c42d9 to white

  1. #3c42d9
  2. #6c5fe0
  3. #8f7de7
  4. #ae9dee
  5. #cabdf4
  6. #e5ddfa
  7. #ffffff

#3c42d9 to black

  1. #3c42d9
  2. #3738b1
  3. #302e8b
  4. #292467
  5. #201b45
  6. #151125
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 25 280 / Lavendel 180
      #483ccc
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. Blue Dale B7-B1-3
      #4c48d0
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. Dainty Cornflower P1-B1-3
      #5840c4
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 9.7%

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#3c42d9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c42d9 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #3c42d9">…</p>

#3c42d9 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #3c42d9">…</p>

#3c42d9 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c42d9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3949273
Binary
00111100, 01000010, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#3c42d9
LRV
≈ 9.9%
Closest short hex
#34d ΔE = 0.737
RGB
rgb(60, 66, 217)
RGBA
rgba(60, 66, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.192, b: 0.633
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.258%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12827943 / 0xff3c42d9
HSL
hsl(238, 67%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 67%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.707), saturation: 72% (0.724), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 237.707, saturation: 72.350%, perceived brightness: 37.206%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.283, S: 82.323, L: 37.599
Cubehelix
H: -124.901, S: 1.255, L: 0.317
TSL
T: -2.859, S: 0.284, L: 0.319
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.724), magenta: 70% (0.696), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 16.332, Y: 9.865, Z: 66.676
xyY
x: 0.176, y: 0.106, Y: 9.865
CIELab
L: 37.599, a: 46.941, b: -77.424
CIELuv
L: 37.599, u: -9.060, v: -109.803
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.599, C: 90.543, H: 301.228
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.599, C: 110.176, H: 265.283
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.409, a: 37.850, b: -103.876
CIECAM02
J: 26.971, C: 73.683, h: 266.172, Q: 102.320, M: 64.434, s: 79.356, H: 314.350
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.751, jaune: -14.216, green: 1.062
LMS
L: 5.378, M: 5.662, S: 65.752
YCbCr
Y: 85.950, Cb: 195.177, Cr: 114.645
YCgCo
Y: 102.250, Cg: -36.250, Co: -24.250
YDbDr
Y: 81.420, Db: 203.983, Dr: 40.765
YPbPr
Y: 75.594, Pb: 76.190, Pr: -9.946
xvYCC
Y: 80.922, Cb: 194.928, Cr: 119.263
YIQ
Y: 81.420, I: -52.085, Q: 45.713
YUV
Y: 81.420, U: 66.719, V: -18.792
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 14.786
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 4.011

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