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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#3c497e to black

  1. #3c497e
  2. #333d68
  3. #2b3253
  4. #22273f
  5. #1a1c2b
  6. #111119
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 3-40-7 Very Grape
      #44416b
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6428
      #39487a
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 6655
      #2b4776
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Valiant Violet - 6818
      #3e4371
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 51.15.27
      #514d7d
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  14. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  15. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Imperial Blue / 7245
      #45497f
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Bing Blue / 9205
      #284b86
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  17. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. DE 5944 - Fresh Eggplant
      #4f467e
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Bleu officier
      #40446a
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Neon Blue
      #1b4f8f
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  20. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Huckleberry 70BB 10/275
      #374e79
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  22. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  23. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 3.658 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  24. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Purple Pool / A409
      #4b4976
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  25. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 3-41-7 Hocus Pocus
      #4d4571
      ΔE = 4.692 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  30. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Plush Velvet 2
      #2e416e
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 7352-73 Wild Blueberries
      #4b4d76
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  33. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 3.031 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  34. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 4.234 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  35. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  36. Caparol

    1. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 2251
      #484474
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. 19-3947 TCX
      #47457a
      ΔE = 3.126 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 19-3842 TCX
      #443f6f
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Hot Sauna / 1271
      #4a477a
      ΔE = 3.210 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 3.238 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  40. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  41. Taubmans

    1. Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 3.763 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Starry Night Blue / 2067-20
      #344177
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Dark Royal Blue / 2065-20
      #154c87
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 3.919 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  44. Resene

    1. Night Moves B45-048-275
      #444c73
      ΔE = 3.681 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 3.739 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  45. Duron

    1. Dignified
      #37426f
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Morning Glory
      #3e4589
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  46. Chrysler

    1. Galaxy Blue
      #26457a
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Dido Blue
      #34436f
      ΔE = 3.959 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  47. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  48. Porter Paints

    1. Dragonfly / 348-7
      #304a77
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  49. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  50. Ford

    1. Blue
      #42517d
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Marine Blue
      #325080
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 316
      #464c72
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 241
      #4a4b70
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  52. Sikkens

    1. U7.39.20
      #334c78
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. U6.25.25
      #3b4c70
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  53. Glidden

    1. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  54. Valspar Paint

    1. Sapphire Earbobs X73R158A
      #45517b
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Deep Ocean Floor R157A
      #4b527b
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  55. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #4c517e
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  56. Clark+Kensington

    1. Spring Crocus / 40D-5
      #4c4672
      ΔE = 4.235 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 4.900 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  57. Crown Paint

    1. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Regal Blue
      #0d4787
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  58. Scib Paints

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 4.299 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  59. Krylon

    1. Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  60. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  61. Olympic

    1. Imperial Purple B44-6
      #4f4e77
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  62. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.590 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  63. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 4.649 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  64. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C70
      #4a437e
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Ultiem Blauw
      #465075
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  65. Dupont

    1. CAS679
      #474073
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  66. Mylands of London

    1. Deep Blue
      #114785
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Ultra Violet
      #514b87
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  67. AMC

    1. Electric Blue
      #274074
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  68. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  69. Behr

    1. Kings Robe PIC-44
      #464369
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Sportly EBC-24
      #0f4c88
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  70. Little Greene

    1. Mambo
      #474383
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  71. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  72. Dutch Boy

    1. Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Splendiforous
      #505384
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  73. RAL

    1. RAL 280 30 30
      #264674
      ΔE = 5.032 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. RAL 280 30 25
      #33476d
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  74. Plascon

    1. Blue Vista B5-D1-3
      #244080
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. Electric Shock B4-D1-3
      #1c4478
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  75. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  76. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 8.3%

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#3c497e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c497e foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #3c497e">…</p>

#3c497e background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

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

#3c497e shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<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
LRV
≈ 7.2%
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: 23.529%, yellow: 27.789%, blue: 49.412%
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
YCoCg
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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