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#3c497e Hex Color Code

#3c497e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c497e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c497e is comprised of 23.53% red, 28.63% green and 49.41% blue. In the HSL color space #3c497e has a hue of 228° (degrees), 35% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.3 nm.

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#3c497e linear gradient to complementary #86902a

  1. #3c497e
  2. #505473
  3. #5f5f67
  4. #6b6b5a
  5. #75774d
  6. #7e833e
  7. #86902a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d3c70
  2. #324074
  3. #374579
  4. #3c497e
  5. #414d83
  6. #465288
  7. #4b568d

Tones

  1. #3c497e
  2. #444c79
  3. #4a4f73
  4. #50536e
  5. #555668
  6. #595a63
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#3c497e to White

  1. #3c497e
  2. #5d6493
  3. #7d81a8
  4. #9c9fbd
  5. #bdbed3
  6. #dedee9
  7. #ffffff

#3c497e to Black

  1. #3c497e
  2. #333d68
  3. #2b3253
  4. #22273f
  5. #1a1c2b
  6. #111119
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 0.757
    2. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 2.469
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 0.918
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6428
      #39487a
      ΔE = 1.192
    2. ★ 6533
      #414a83
      ΔE = 1.684
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.280
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 1.324
    2. ★ Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 1.767
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 1.369
    2. ★ 50 9 260 / Lazur 75
      #384478
      ΔE = 2.115
  7. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.502
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.556
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.556
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.556
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.668
    2. ★ Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.672
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.668
    2. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.672
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 1.670
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 1.761
  15. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 1.804
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.707
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.883
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.563
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 1.914
    2. Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 2.841
  18. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 1.941
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Indigo Night / 74
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.039
    2. Nautical / 69
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.889
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.039
    2. DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.889
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.147
    2. Regatta Blue
      #294781
      ΔE = 2.879
  22. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.186
  23. Resene

    1. ★ Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 2.192
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 2.479
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.220
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 2.568
  25. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.231
    2. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 2.881
  26. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 2.265
  27. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.272
    2. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.952
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 2.287
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 2.320
    2. Marabelle / NP PB 1498 A
      #3e4571
      ΔE = 2.833
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.500
    2. 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 2.736
  31. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.512
  32. Behr

    1. 600B-7 Yacht Club Blue
      #3e4e7c
      ΔE = 2.766
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 2.789
  34. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.852
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.866
  36. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Daring Indigo 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.866
  37. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 2.871
    2. S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.942
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.882

#3c497e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c497e foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #3c497e">…</p>

#3c497e background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3c497e">…</p>

#3c497e shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c497e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3950974
Binary
00111100, 01001001, 01111110
Hexadecimal
#3c497e
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 2.622
RGB
rgb(60, 73, 126)
RGBA
rgba(60, 73, 126, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.282, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.278%, blue: 0.494%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12826242 / 0xff3c497e
HSL
hsl(228, 35%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 35%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.182), saturation: 52% (0.524), value: 49% (0.494)
HSP
hue: 228.182, saturation: 52.381%, perceived brightness: 30.413%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.941, S: 51.393, L: 32.328
Cubehelix
H: -133.505, S: 0.503, L: 0.294
TSL
T: -2.454, S: 0.153, L: 0.295
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.524), magenta: 42% (0.421), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.506)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 51% (0.506)
XYZ
X: 8.011, Y: 7.232, Z: 20.708
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.201, Y: 7.232
CIELab
L: 32.328, a: 10.908, b: -31.691
CIELuv
L: 32.328, u: -7.749, v: -43.684
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.328, C: 33.516, H: 288.994
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.328, C: 44.366, H: 259.941
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.892, a: 6.113, b: -26.833
CIECAM02
J: 23.278, C: 37.774, h: 264.947, Q: 95.057, M: 33.033, s: 58.950, H: 313.694
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.370, jaune: -5.629, green: 0.412
LMS
L: 5.614, M: 6.766, S: 20.487
YCbCr
Y: 80.560, Cb: 153.191, Cr: 118.530
YCgCo
Y: 83.000, Cg: -10.000, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 75.155, Db: 76.499, Dr: 28.830
YPbPr
Y: 74.047, Pb: 27.995, Pr: -8.938
xvYCC
Y: 79.593, Cb: 152.592, Cr: 120.149
YIQ
Y: 75.155, I: -24.771, Q: 13.741
YUV
Y: 75.155, U: 25.021, V: -13.296
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 0.881
Brand Color
Walmart ΔE = 4.868

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