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#3c5bb5 Hex Color Code

#3c5bb5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c5bb5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c5bb5 is comprised of 23.53% red, 35.69% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #3c5bb5 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 50% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.68 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3c5bb5 linear gradient to complementary #cef100

  1. #3c5bb5
  2. #6a71a4
  3. #868992
  4. #9da27e
  5. #b0bc67
  6. #c0d649
  7. #cef100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #224aa1
  2. #2b50a8
  3. #3455ae
  4. #3c5bb5
  5. #4461bc
  6. #4b66c2
  7. #526cc9

Tones

  1. #3c5bb5
  2. #4d60ab
  3. #5a65a1
  4. #646997
  5. #6c6f8d
  6. #737483
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#3c5bb5 to white

  1. #3c5bb5
  2. #6474c2
  3. #858ece
  4. #a5a9db
  5. #c3c5e7
  6. #e1e2f3
  7. #ffffff

#3c5bb5 to black

  1. #3c5bb5
  2. #354c94
  3. #2e3d75
  4. #252f57
  5. #1d213b
  6. #131420
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  3. Crown Paint

    1. Windsor Blue
      #445daa
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  7. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3060-R70B
      #465da7
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 11.9%

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#3c5bb5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c5bb5 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #3c5bb5">…</p>

#3c5bb5 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #3c5bb5">…</p>

#3c5bb5 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c5bb5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3955637
Binary
00111100, 01011011, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#3c5bb5
LRV
≈ 11.8%
Closest short hex
#45a ΔE = 2.531
RGB
rgb(60, 91, 181)
RGBA
rgba(60, 91, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.181, g: 0.274, b: 0.545
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.332%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12821579 / 0xff3c5bb5
HSL
hsl(225, 50%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 50%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (224.628), saturation: 67% (0.669), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 224.628, saturation: 66.851%, perceived brightness: 38.567%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.365, S: 73.406, L: 40.861
Cubehelix
H: -137.109, S: 0.808, L: 0.359
TSL
T: -2.299, S: 0.220, L: 0.361
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.669), magenta: 50% (0.497), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 13.942, Y: 11.778, Z: 45.246
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.166, Y: 11.778
CIELab
L: 40.861, a: 18.605, b: -51.210
CIELuv
L: 40.861, u: -14.316, v: -76.241
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.861, C: 54.485, H: 289.967
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.861, C: 77.573, H: 259.365
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.319, a: 12.459, b: -54.145
CIECAM02
J: 30.082, C: 56.036, h: 260.733, Q: 108.059, M: 49.003, s: 67.341, H: 311.469
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.482, jaune: -9.158, green: 1.350
LMS
L: 7.929, M: 10.459, S: 44.697
YCbCr
Y: 95.022, Cb: 172.098, Cr: 108.001
YCgCo
Y: 105.750, Cg: -14.750, Co: -15.250
YDbDr
Y: 91.991, Db: 133.920, Dr: 60.853
YPbPr
Y: 90.877, Pb: 48.565, Pr: -19.640
xvYCC
Y: 94.047, Cb: 170.661, Cr: 110.748
YIQ
Y: 91.991, I: -47.381, Q: 21.447
YUV
Y: 91.991, U: 43.802, V: -28.066
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.826
Brand Color
Intuit ΔE = 1.656

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