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Nippon Paint Benedict Blue / NP PB 1512 A / #3c4a6d Hex Color Code

#3c4a6d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c4a6d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c4a6d is comprised of 23.53% red, 29.02% green and 42.75% blue. In the HSL color space #3c4a6d has a hue of 223° (degrees), 29% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.23 nm.

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#3c4a6d linear gradient to complementary #716d38

  1. #3c4a6d
  2. #494f65
  3. #53555d
  4. #5c5b54
  5. #64614b
  6. #6b6742
  7. #716d38

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f3d5f
  2. #334264
  3. #384668
  4. #3c4a6d
  5. #404e72
  6. #455376
  7. #4a577b

Tones

  1. #3c4a6d
  2. #414c69
  3. #464e65
  4. #4a4f61
  5. #4e515d
  6. #525359
  7. #555555 / #555

Tints and Shades

#3c4a6d to white

  1. #3c4a6d
  2. #5b6584
  3. #7a829b
  4. #9a9fb4
  5. #bbbecc
  6. #dddee5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3c4a6d to black

  1. #3c4a6d
  2. #333e5a
  3. #2a3248
  4. #222737
  5. #191c26
  6. #101117
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dignified - 6538
      #3b496d
      ΔE = 0.527 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet / PPG1168-7
      #3d496d
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Annapolis Blue / PPG1164-7
      #384a66
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ U6.25.25
      #3b4c70
      ΔE = 0.957 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. U2.28.17
      #3a4d6a
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 244A Blue Purple
      #3c4a6a
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 203A Mountain Shadow
      #3e4965
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet / 446-7
      #3c486d
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ Royal Hyacinth / 445-7
      #454b6a
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4219 Encore 70BB 09/241
      #364a6e
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stained Glass Blue
      #3c4968
      ΔE = 1.379 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Boat Blue
      #3d4f76
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #384c71
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. ★ Bahama Blue
      #33476a
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Heather Blue
      #3f4868
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ Parade Blue
      #3d4a67
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 600D-7 Daring Indigo
      #36496b
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ 620D-7 Deep Indigo
      #434c71
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-R80B
      #38476d
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Chevron Blue
      #36476c
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. ★ Regal Blue
      #374867
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. King's Treasure / 83BB 07/202
      #434964
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. ★ Windsor Blue / 83BB 07/202
      #414966
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC142 - Sailors Eyes
      #3a4d74
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie bleu
      #3d476d
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Blueberry Hill
      #2d4870
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  19. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Egyptian Violet C46-6
      #394c6c
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6467
      #424c6a
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 6628
      #374974
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  22. CIL

    1. ★ King's Treasure
      #424967
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  23. Audi

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue / L50D
      #374c6d
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  24. Glidden

    1. ★ Rich Navy / 50BB 08/171
      #404d6b
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Annapolis Blue / PPG1164-7
      #384a66
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 51 6 246 / Lago 15
      #384c6c
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  26. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.963 #57
      #32486c
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Dramatic
      #39466d
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. ★ Ballgown
      #454d6c
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  28. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Purple A70
      #3b4966
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Buster / A379
      #3e4c69
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Genie / A403
      #3e4464
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  30. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5000 / Violet blue
      #354d73
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 282 U
      #434967
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 2378 C
      #384967
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  32. Resene

    1. ★ Quayside M52-054-262
      #424f71
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Night Moves B45-048-275
      #444c73
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  33. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Monaco Blue
      #374567
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Gemini Blue
      #32466f
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  34. KILZ

    1. ★ Blue Uniform / B912
      #3b4e6e
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Moonlit Sky
      #384c6b
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Egyptian Violet / T10 38I-2
      #444e6c
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Daring Indigo / T10 39F-2
      #394f70
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  37. AMC

    1. Sovereign Blue
      #374c6b
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  38. Colortrend

    1. Black&blue
      #454d6a
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 6030-R70B
      #364466
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6030-R80B
      #314a6b
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  40. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 7329-83 Blue Infinity
      #2d486f
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  41. Brillux

    1. 57.12.27
      #3b5074
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  42. Vista Paint

    1. Midnight Interlude
      #30466b
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  43. Scib Paints

    1. Midnight Interlude / AC144
      #30466b
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  44. Berger

    1. Midnight Interlude / AC144
      #30466b
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  45. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wizard / CC-966
      #41476e
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  46. Pascol

    1. King Tides PZ5010
      #424d68
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Midnight Interlude / AC232-B
      #314469
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 5.8%

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#3c4a6d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c4a6d foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #3c4a6d">…</p>

#3c4a6d background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3c4a6d">…</p>

#3c4a6d 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 #3c4a6d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3951213
Binary
00111100, 01001010, 01101101
Hexadecimal
#3c4a6d
LRV
≈ 7.0%
Closest short hex
#346 ΔE = 2.909
RGB
rgb(60, 74, 109)
RGBA
rgba(60, 74, 109, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.305, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 23.529%, yellow: 27.800%, blue: 42.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12826003 / 0xff3c4a6d
HSL
hsl(223, 29%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 29%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 43% (0.427)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 44.954%, perceived brightness: 29.465%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.382, S: 44.984, L: 31.720
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 0.362, L: 0.289
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.122, L: 0.289
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.450), magenta: 32% (0.321), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.573)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 57% (0.573)
XYZ
X: 7.072, Y: 6.962, Z: 15.436
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.236, Y: 6.962
CIELab
L: 31.720, a: 4.606, b: -22.009
CIELuv
L: 31.720, u: -7.667, v: -29.398
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.720, C: 22.486, H: 281.820
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.720, C: 30.381, H: 255.382
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.386, a: 1.666, b: -16.216
CIECAM02
J: 22.852, C: 28.619, h: 260.323, Q: 94.184, M: 25.027, s: 51.548, H: 311.255
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.276, jaune: -3.862, green: 0.583
LMS
L: 5.666, M: 6.936, S: 15.296
YCbCr
Y: 79.398, Cb: 145.437, Cr: 119.369
YCgCo
Y: 79.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 73.804, Db: 52.955, Dr: 26.257
YPbPr
Y: 73.538, Pb: 19.110, Pr: -8.610
xvYCC
Y: 79.156, Cb: 144.787, Cr: 120.437
YIQ
Y: 73.804, I: -19.584, Q: 7.929
YUV
Y: 73.804, U: 17.321, V: -12.110
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/6 ΔE = 2.371
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.926

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