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#3c5bbe Hex Color Code

#3c5bbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c5bbe is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c5bbe is comprised of 23.53% red, 35.69% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #3c5bbe has a hue of 226° (degrees), 52% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.14 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#3c5bbe linear gradient to complementary #c8fa00

  1. #3c5bbe
  2. #6b73ac
  3. #878c99
  4. #9da784
  5. #aec26c
  6. #bcde4c
  7. #c8fa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #204aaa
  2. #2a50b1
  3. #3355b7
  4. #3c5bbe
  5. #4461c5
  6. #4c67cc
  7. #536dd2

Tones

  1. #3c5bbe
  2. #4f60b3
  3. #5d66a9
  4. #676b9e
  5. #707193
  6. #777788
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#3c5bbe to white

  1. #3c5bbe
  2. #6574c9
  3. #878ed4
  4. #a6a9df
  5. #c4c5ea
  6. #e2e2f5
  7. #ffffff

#3c5bbe to black

  1. #3c5bbe
  2. #354c9c
  3. #2e3d7a
  4. #262f5b
  5. #1d213d
  6. #141421
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

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#3c5bbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c5bbe foreground

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="color: #3c5bbe">…</p>

#3c5bbe background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #3c5bbe">…</p>

#3c5bbe shadow

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

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c5bbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3955646
Binary
00111100, 01011011, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#3c5bbe
LRV
≈ 12.2%
Closest short hex
#35b ΔE = 2.358
RGB
rgb(60, 91, 190)
RGBA
rgba(60, 91, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.267, b: 0.557
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.333%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12821570 / 0xff3c5bbe
HSL
hsl(226, 52%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 52%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.692), saturation: 68% (0.684), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 225.692, saturation: 68.421%, perceived brightness: 39.319%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.173, S: 75.068, L: 41.468
Cubehelix
H: -136.008, S: 0.871, L: 0.363
TSL
T: -2.345, S: 0.229, L: 0.365
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.684), magenta: 52% (0.521), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 14.896, Y: 12.159, Z: 50.267
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.157, Y: 12.159
CIELab
L: 41.468, a: 21.867, b: -55.492
CIELuv
L: 41.468, u: -14.376, v: -82.993
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.468, C: 59.645, H: 291.507
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.468, C: 84.229, H: 260.173
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.870, a: 15.229, b: -61.061
CIECAM02
J: 30.562, C: 59.424, h: 261.323, Q: 108.919, M: 51.966, s: 69.073, H: 311.777
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.514, jaune: -9.958, green: 1.385
LMS
L: 7.976, M: 10.466, S: 49.643
YCbCr
Y: 95.904, Cb: 176.049, Cr: 107.362
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 93.017, Db: 145.917, Dr: 62.806
YPbPr
Y: 91.525, Pb: 53.065, Pr: -20.054
xvYCC
Y: 94.604, Cb: 174.614, Cr: 110.384
YIQ
Y: 93.017, I: -50.272, Q: 24.247
YUV
Y: 93.017, U: 47.726, V: -28.966
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.105
Brand Color
Intuit ΔE = 1.345

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