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British Standard BS381 166 - French blue / #3d66a4 Hex Color Code

#3d66a4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3d66a4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3d66a4 is comprised of 23.92% red, 40% green and 64.31% blue. In the HSL color space #3d66a4 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 46% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.03 nm.

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#3d66a4 linear gradient to complementary #aa9e37

  1. #3d66a4
  2. #5d6e94
  3. #737784
  4. #848073
  5. #928a61
  6. #9f944e
  7. #aa9e37

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #255490
  2. #2e5a97
  3. #35609d
  4. #3d66a4
  5. #446cab
  6. #4c72b2
  7. #5379b8

Tones

  1. #3d66a4
  2. #4b689b
  3. #556993
  4. #5e6b8b
  5. #656d82
  6. #6b6f7a
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#3d66a4 to white

  1. #3d66a4
  2. #627db3
  3. #8296c2
  4. #a2afd1
  5. #c1c9e0
  6. #e0e4f0
  7. #ffffff

#3d66a4 to black

  1. #3d66a4
  2. #355587
  3. #2d446a
  4. #25344f
  5. #1c2436
  6. #13161e
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 0.452 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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      ΔE = 0.674 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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      #46629e
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6135
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      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
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      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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    1. ★ 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
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      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
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      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
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      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Regatta Blue
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      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
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    1. ★ 57.18.24
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      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
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    1. ★ DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
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      #3065a0
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
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      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
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      #486098
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
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      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
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      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
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      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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#3d66a4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3d66a4 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #3d66a4">…</p>

#3d66a4 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #3d66a4">…</p>

#3d66a4 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3d66a4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4023972
Binary
00111101, 01100110, 10100100
Hexadecimal
#3d66a4
LRV
≈ 13.2%
Closest short hex
#36a ΔE = 1.304
RGB
rgb(61, 102, 164)
RGBA
rgba(61, 102, 164, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.187, g: 0.312, b: 0.502
RYB
red: 0.239%, yellow: 0.354%, blue: 0.643%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12753244 / 0xff3d66a4
HSL
hsl(216, 46%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 46%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.117), saturation: 63% (0.628), value: 64% (0.643)
HSP
hue: 216.117, saturation: 62.805%, perceived brightness: 39.772%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.444, S: 72.151, L: 43.024
Cubehelix
H: -146.527, S: 0.637, L: 0.379
TSL
T: -1.945, S: 0.199, L: 0.380
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.628), magenta: 38% (0.378), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.357)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.761), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 36% (0.357)
XYZ
X: 13.374, Y: 13.174, Z: 36.953
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.207, Y: 13.174
CIELab
L: 43.024, a: 5.650, b: -37.740
CIELuv
L: 43.024, u: -17.684, v: -55.898
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.024, C: 38.161, H: 278.514
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.024, C: 58.628, H: 252.444
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.296, a: 2.256, b: -34.956
CIECAM02
J: 32.082, C: 45.977, h: 253.186, Q: 111.595, M: 40.206, s: 60.024, H: 307.597
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.349, jaune: -6.621, green: 1.826
LMS
L: 9.459, M: 13.178, S: 36.559
YCbCr
Y: 99.157, Cb: 161.286, Cr: 105.599
YCgCo
Y: 107.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -10.500
YDbDr
Y: 96.809, Db: 101.096, Dr: 68.107
YPbPr
Y: 97.731, Pb: 35.715, Pr: -23.352
xvYCC
Y: 99.934, Cb: 159.373, Cr: 107.487
YIQ
Y: 96.809, I: -44.343, Q: 10.621
YUV
Y: 96.809, U: 33.065, V: -31.416
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.932
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 3.735

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