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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 / #fff

#3c79a9 to black

  1. #3c79a9
  2. #35648b
  3. #2d506d
  4. #253c51
  5. #1c2a37
  6. #13181f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    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%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Champion Blue
      #447aaa
      ΔE = 1.103 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Bermuda Blue
      #3f7aa6
      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%
  9. Brighto Paints

    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

    1. ★ 2383 CP
      #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
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. So Cool / CL 2296A
      #39739e
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Model Master 2915
      #277fb3
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-b5
      #3e7eab
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. 33-b6
      #3976a0
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  18. KILZ

    1. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. 4158 Champion Blue 30BB 18/318
      #3673a2
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Ocean Floor 30BB 23/291
      #487fac
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  21. Berger

    1. Wakey Beach / 7342
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. Wakeby Beach
      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  23. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  24. Glidden

    1. North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  26. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  27. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  29. Wattyl

    1. Solomon Isle / E25W
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. New Look

    1. Denim Dash / D20-06
      #417fb2
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  31. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4040-R90B
      #46769d
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. North Sea / 250-6
      #1877ac
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  34. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Chicago Blues / 804
      #41739d
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  36. Dutch Boy

    1. Skandi
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Swedish Blue 26-15
      #4c7aa0
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  38. Valspar Paint

    1. Burbling Brook
      #5179a0
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Liberty
      #37729e
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  39. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #4e77a6
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #3b739d
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  40. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  41. Taubmans

    1. Nocturne Shade / T10 43C-2
      #1278ac
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Feather Cap / T10 40C-1
      #257fb2
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  42. Behr

    1. 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  43. Volkswagen

    1. Medium Blue
      #52799f
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #547aa4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 2234
      #37729e
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7270 - Harbor Blue
      #547ba4
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 18.7%

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#3c79a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3c79a9 foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #3c79a9">…</p>

#3c79a9 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #3c79a9">…</p>

#3c79a9 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<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: 23.529%, yellow: 38.867%, blue: 66.275%
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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