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#3c56ae Hex Color Code

#3c56ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c56ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c56ae is comprised of 23.53% red, 33.73% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #3c56ae has a hue of 226° (degrees), 49% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.15 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#3c56ae linear gradient to complementary #c2ea00

  1. #3c56ae
  2. #666c9e
  3. #81848c
  4. #969c79
  5. #a7b663
  6. #b5cf46
  7. #c2ea00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #24469b
  2. #2d4ba2
  3. #3551a8
  4. #3c56ae
  5. #435bb4
  6. #4a61bb
  7. #5166c1

Tones

  1. #3c56ae
  2. #4c5ba5
  3. #58609b
  4. #616592
  5. #696a88
  6. #6f707f
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#3c56ae to white

  1. #3c56ae
  2. #636fbc
  3. #848ac9
  4. #a4a6d7
  5. #c2c3e4
  6. #e1e1f2
  7. #ffffff

#3c56ae to black

  1. #3c56ae
  2. #35488f
  3. #2d3a71
  4. #252c54
  5. #1c2039
  6. #13131f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3949 TPG
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 0.534 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 2132 XGC
      #315cb6
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  3. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  4. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  6. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 11.2%

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#3c56ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c56ae foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #3c56ae">…</p>

#3c56ae background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #3c56ae">…</p>

#3c56ae 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 #3c56ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3954350
Binary
00111100, 01010110, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#3c56ae
LRV
≈ 10.7%
Closest short hex
#45a ΔE = 1.013
RGB
rgb(60, 86, 174)
RGBA
rgba(60, 86, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.269, b: 0.544
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12822866 / 0xff3c56ae
HSL
hsl(226, 49%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 49%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.316), saturation: 66% (0.655), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 226.316, saturation: 65.517%, perceived brightness: 36.932%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.168, S: 70.792, L: 39.021
Cubehelix
H: -135.371, S: 0.786, L: 0.345
TSL
T: -2.372, S: 0.214, L: 0.346
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.655), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 12.829, Y: 10.671, Z: 41.420
xyY
x: 0.198, y: 0.164, Y: 10.671
CIELab
L: 39.021, a: 19.320, b: -50.051
CIELuv
L: 39.021, u: -12.759, v: -73.625
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.021, C: 53.651, H: 291.106
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.021, C: 74.722, H: 260.168
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.667, a: 12.933, b: -52.311
CIECAM02
J: 28.529, C: 54.675, h: 262.090, Q: 105.233, M: 47.812, s: 67.405, H: 312.181
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.488, jaune: -8.965, green: 1.116
LMS
L: 7.259, M: 9.341, S: 40.916
YCbCr
Y: 91.816, Cb: 170.480, Cr: 110.338
YCgCo
Y: 101.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -13.500
YDbDr
Y: 88.258, Db: 129.004, Dr: 53.754
YPbPr
Y: 86.798, Pb: 46.990, Pr: -17.048
xvYCC
Y: 90.544, Cb: 169.277, Cr: 113.025
YIQ
Y: 88.258, I: -43.760, Q: 21.882
YUV
Y: 88.258, U: 42.194, V: -24.791
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.157
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.105

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