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#3c79a9 Hex Color Code

#3c79a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3c79a9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3c79a9 is comprised of 23.53% red, 47.45% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #3c79a9 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 48% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.1 nm.

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#3c79a9 linear gradient to complementary #9f7f46

  1. #3c79a9
  2. #5a7a99
  3. #6f7b89
  4. #7e7c79
  5. #8b7d68
  6. #967e58
  7. #9f7f46

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1f6492
  2. #296b9a
  3. #3372a1
  4. #3c79a9
  5. #4580b1
  6. #4d88b9
  7. #558fc0

Tones

  1. #3c79a9
  2. #4b78a0
  3. #567796
  4. #5f758d
  5. #667484
  6. #6d737b
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#3c79a9 to white

  1. #3c79a9
  2. #628eb7
  3. #83a3c5
  4. #a2bad4
  5. #c1d0e2
  6. #e0e7f0
  7. #ffffff

#3c79a9 to black

  1. #3c79a9
  2. #35648b
  3. #2d506d
  4. #253c51
  5. #1c2a37
  6. #13181f
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Dutch Iris / P112-C6
      #3f78a7
      ΔE = 0.498 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ Champion Blue / 30BB 18/318
      #467aa4
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. ★ 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6578
      #3777a6
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 6543
      #2f7eb6
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
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      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
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    1. ★ 6777 Eveline Blue
      #3c7ba8
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  11. Pantone / PMS

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      #377cb0
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 7462 U
      #547aa3
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ Dawn Blue
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      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. General Paint

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      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      #4275a0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #277fb3
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
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    1. ★ 33-b5
      #3e7eab
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
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      #3976a0
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      #3673a2
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
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      #487fac
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  20. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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    1. Federal Standard 25183
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      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
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      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
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      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
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      #2076a8
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
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      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
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      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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      #37729e
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#3c79a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c79a9 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #3c79a9">…</p>

#3c79a9 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #3c79a9">…</p>

#3c79a9 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3c79a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3963305
Binary
00111100, 01111001, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#3c79a9
LRV
≈ 17.5%
Closest short hex
#37a ΔE = 1.187
RGB
rgb(60, 121, 169)
RGBA
rgba(60, 121, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.171, g: 0.346, b: 0.483
RYB
red: 0.235%, yellow: 0.389%, blue: 0.663%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12813911 / 0xff3c79a9
HSL
hsl(206, 48%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 48%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.422), saturation: 64% (0.645), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 206.422, saturation: 64.497%, perceived brightness: 44.586%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.152, S: 78.227, L: 48.882
Cubehelix
H: -158.196, S: 0.632, L: 0.423
TSL
T: -2.098, S: 0.218, L: 0.424
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.645), magenta: 28% (0.284), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.765), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 15.860, Y: 17.498, Z: 40.070
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.238, Y: 17.498
CIELab
L: 48.882, a: -4.396, b: -31.458
CIELuv
L: 48.882, u: -24.570, v: -46.507
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.882, C: 31.764, H: 262.044
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.882, C: 52.599, H: 242.152
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.831, a: -5.529, b: -27.512
CIECAM02
J: 37.426, C: 43.406, h: 241.412, Q: 120.531, M: 37.958, s: 56.118, H: 301.831
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.264, jaune: -5.416, green: 2.787
LMS
L: 12.632, M: 18.789, S: 39.691
YCbCr
Y: 108.966, Cb: 158.100, Cr: 97.813
YCgCo
Y: 117.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: -12.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.233, Db: 91.434, Dr: 91.729
YPbPr
Y: 111.463, Pb: 31.015, Pr: -32.708
xvYCC
Y: 111.727, Cb: 155.245, Cr: 99.268
YIQ
Y: 108.233, I: -51.759, Q: 2.036
YUV
Y: 108.233, U: 29.904, V: -42.315
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 4.475
Brand Color
GetGlue ΔE = 2.757

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