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#3c6af8 Hex Color Code

#3c6af8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c6af8 is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3c6af8 is comprised of 23.53% red, 41.57% green and 97.25% blue. In the HSL color space #3c6af8 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 93% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.45 nm.

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#3c6af8 linear gradient to complementary #bfff35

  1. #3c6af8
  2. #7481de
  3. #9299c4
  4. #a5b2a9
  5. #b2cb8b
  6. #bae568
  7. #bfff35

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0055df
  2. #1b5ce7
  3. #2e63f0
  4. #3c6af8
  5. #4871ff
  6. #5478ff
  7. #5e80ff

Tones

  1. #3c6af8
  2. #5c71e8
  3. #7079d9
  4. #7f81c9
  5. #8a89ba
  6. #9392aa
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#3c6af8 to white

  1. #3c6af8
  2. #6f81fa
  3. #9398fc
  4. #b1b1fd
  5. #cccafe
  6. #e6e4ff
  7. #ffffff

#3c6af8 to black

  1. #3c6af8
  2. #3858ca
  3. #32469e
  4. #2a3574
  5. #21254d
  6. #161629
  7. #000000

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  1. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue
      #0066ff
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 16.7%

#3c6af8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c6af8 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #3c6af8">…</p>

#3c6af8 background

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="background-color: #3c6af8">…</p>

#3c6af8 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c6af8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3959544
Binary
00111100, 01101010, 11111000
Hexadecimal
#3c6af8
LRV
≈ 18.0%
Closest short hex
#36f ΔE = 1.654
RGB
rgb(60, 106, 248)
RGBA
rgba(60, 106, 248, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.145, g: 0.256, b: 0.599
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.380%, blue: 0.973%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12817672 / 0xff3c6af8
HSL
hsl(225, 93%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 93%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.319), saturation: 76% (0.758), value: 97% (0.973)
HSP
hue: 225.319, saturation: 75.806%, perceived brightness: 47.520%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.948, S: 95.422, L: 49.549
Cubehelix
H: -136.392, S: 1.190, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -2.329, S: 0.273, L: 0.425
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.758), magenta: 57% (0.573), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 3% (0.027)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 3% (0.027)
XYZ
X: 23.955, Y: 18.043, Z: 91.009
xyY
x: 0.180, y: 0.136, Y: 18.043
CIELab
L: 49.549, a: 33.294, b: -75.381
CIELuv
L: 49.549, u: -18.702, v: -117.395
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.549, C: 82.406, H: 293.830
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.549, C: 118.875, H: 260.948
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.477, a: 26.328, b: -97.296
CIECAM02
J: 37.636, C: 75.514, h: 260.206, Q: 120.869, M: 66.036, s: 73.915, H: 311.194
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.603, jaune: -13.624, green: 2.244
LMS
L: 10.526, M: 14.329, S: 89.815
YCbCr
Y: 109.148, Cb: 197.146, Cr: 97.724
YCgCo
Y: 130.000, Cg: -24.000, Co: -32.000
YDbDr
Y: 108.434, Db: 209.986, Dr: 92.132
YPbPr
Y: 106.426, Pb: 76.290, Pr: -29.532
xvYCC
Y: 107.401, Cb: 195.016, Cr: 102.058
YIQ
Y: 108.434, I: -73.022, Q: 34.454
YUV
Y: 108.434, U: 68.681, V: -42.491
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 13.895
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 6.491

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