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Pantone / PMS 280 U / #3c4981 Hex Color Code

#3c4981 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c4981 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c4981 is comprised of 23.53% red, 28.63% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #3c4981 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 37% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.03 nm.

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#3c4981 linear gradient to complementary #8c9924

  1. #3c4981
  2. #525575
  3. #626269
  4. #6f6f5b
  5. #7a7d4d
  6. #848b3c
  7. #8c9924

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d3c72
  2. #324077
  3. #37457c
  4. #3c4981
  5. #414d86
  6. #46528b
  7. #4b5690

Tones

  1. #3c4981
  2. #444d7b
  3. #4b5076
  4. #515470
  5. #56576b
  6. #5b5b65
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#3c4981 to white

  1. #3c4981
  2. #5d6495
  3. #7d81aa
  4. #9d9fbf
  5. #bdbed4
  6. #dedee9
  7. #ffffff

#3c4981 to black

  1. #3c4981
  2. #343d6a
  3. #2b3255
  4. #232740
  5. #1a1c2c
  6. #11111a
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 0.599 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3950 TCX
      #384883
      ΔE = 0.897 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ 19-3951 TPG
      #474981
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 1.045 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #494779
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 50 9 260 / Lazur 75
      #384478
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  7. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. DEA 140 - Cobalt
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #294781
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  18. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  19. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  21. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  22. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  25. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
      #2d4780
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  30. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6567
      #2d4584
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. 6614
      #274985
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  35. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  36. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 6.8%

#3c4981 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c4981 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #3c4981">…</p>

#3c4981 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #3c4981">…</p>

#3c4981 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c4981">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3950977
Binary
00111100, 01001001, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#3c4981
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#447 ΔE = 3.001
RGB
rgb(60, 73, 129)
RGBA
rgba(60, 73, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.279, b: 0.492
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.278%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12826239 / 0xff3c4981
HSL
hsl(229, 37%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 37%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.696), saturation: 53% (0.535), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 228.696, saturation: 53.488%, perceived brightness: 30.632%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.349, S: 52.583, L: 32.503
Cubehelix
H: -133.001, S: 0.527, L: 0.295
TSL
T: -2.476, S: 0.158, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.535), magenta: 43% (0.434), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 8.207, Y: 7.310, Z: 21.743
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.196, Y: 7.310
CIELab
L: 32.503, a: 11.934, b: -33.275
CIELuv
L: 32.503, u: -7.832, v: -46.054
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.503, C: 35.351, H: 289.730
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.503, C: 46.715, H: 260.349
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.037, a: 6.868, b: -28.754
CIECAM02
J: 23.404, C: 39.225, h: 265.262, Q: 95.313, M: 34.302, s: 59.990, H: 313.863
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.385, jaune: -5.919, green: 0.404
LMS
L: 5.624, M: 6.767, S: 21.506
YCbCr
Y: 80.854, Cb: 154.508, Cr: 118.317
YCgCo
Y: 83.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: -2.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.497, Db: 80.498, Dr: 29.481
YPbPr
Y: 74.263, Pb: 29.495, Pr: -9.076
xvYCC
Y: 79.779, Cb: 153.909, Cr: 120.027
YIQ
Y: 75.497, I: -25.735, Q: 14.675
YUV
Y: 75.497, U: 26.329, V: -13.596
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 1.275
Brand Color
Walmart ΔE = 4.781

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