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#3e4253 Hex Color Code

#3e4253 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3e4253 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3e4253 is comprised of 24.31% red, 25.88% green and 32.55% blue. In the HSL color space #3e4253 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 14% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.42 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#3e4253 linear gradient to complementary #54523d

  1. #3e4253
  2. #42454f
  3. #46474c
  4. #4a4a48
  5. #4e4d45
  6. #514f41
  7. #54523d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #333747
  2. #373b4b
  3. #3a3e4f
  4. #3e4253
  5. #424657
  6. #464a5b
  7. #494d5f

Tints and Shades

#3e4253 to white

  1. #3e4253
  2. #5b5e6d
  3. #7a7c89
  4. #999ba5
  5. #babbc2
  6. #dcdde0
  7. #ffffff

#3e4253 to black

  1. #3e4253
  2. #343845
  3. #2b2d38
  4. #22242b
  5. #191a1f
  6. #0f1013
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Dark Blue
      #3c4051
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Zodiac M37-024-268
      #3c4354
      ΔE = 1.008 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. ★ Catwalk B39-018-280
      #3d3e4c
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blackberry Punch / CC-962
      #404251
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Chalet Blue EPFD-32
      #3c4150
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ 8347 Blue Ebony
      #3b404d
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gulf Blue
      #3c4053
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ Ritz Blue
      #3f3e4f
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 45 0 0 / Granit 15
      #404050
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ 45 0 0 / Grau 35
      #444454
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Chameleon
      #3c4458
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Spartan Gray
      #373d4b
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-5
      #41414f
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. T2019-4
      #374150
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  9. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Attorney / A406
      #3f4358
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-40-6 Tender Night
      #434351
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. 5-38-7 Eclipse
      #3e424d
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6970
      #383f52
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 6968
      #454654
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 8605 C
      #394354
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ 2379 C
      #3b4559
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Inspiration / AC229-B
      #3d404d
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  14. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 40 - Duchess blue / Midnight
      #3d4657
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.30
      #384256
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 54.09.30
      #384056
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Vanquished / T10 39I-2
      #41465a
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Pantry Plum / 7229
      #3d3f4c
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Grand Grape / 7221
      #3b465a
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Pantry Plum / 7229
      #3d3f4c
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Grand Grape / 7221
      #3b465a
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Pantry Plum
      #3d3f4c
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Grand Grape
      #3b465a
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  20. General Paint

    1. ★ Ink Spot / CLV 1179N
      #3d3f4c
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Hybrid / CLV 1172N
      #3e3f54
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7354-83 Lavender Pouch
      #3a3e4c
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 7326-83 Black Prince
      #394453
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  22. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Gray
      #3d414d
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Twilight Blue
      #383e53
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10958
      #444255
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Plummet
      #373d4f
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Dusty Mauve Pearl
      #40404c
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Amazon Blue
      #363e4c
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  26. Sico

    1. 6172-83 Wagner
      #3e424d
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Charcoal Blue - 2739
      #3d4450
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Buckingham
      #43404e
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Groseille
      #3a3c4b
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  29. Jotun

    1. 4413 / Vinternatt
      #414550
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-40-6 Tender Night
      #454856
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. 5-39-6 Smokey Grape
      #373c4b
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 4.6%

#3e4253 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e4253 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #3e4253">…</p>

#3e4253 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #3e4253">…</p>

#3e4253 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 #3e4253">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4080211
Binary
00111110, 01000010, 01010011
Hexadecimal
#3e4253
LRV
≈ 5.5%
Closest short hex
#445 ΔE = 1.825
RGB
rgb(62, 66, 83)
RGBA
rgba(62, 66, 83, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.294, g: 0.313, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 0.243%, yellow: 0.256%, blue: 0.325%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12697005 / 0xff3e4253
HSL
hsl(229, 14%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 14%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.571), saturation: 25% (0.253), value: 33% (0.325)
HSP
hue: 228.571, saturation: 25.301%, perceived brightness: 26.282%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.221, S: 19.896, L: 28.234
Cubehelix
H: -133.123, S: 0.173, L: 0.261
TSL
T: -2.471, S: 0.060, L: 0.262
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.253), magenta: 20% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 67% (0.675)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.757), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 67% (0.675)
XYZ
X: 5.496, Y: 5.545, Z: 8.963
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.277, Y: 5.545
CIELab
L: 28.234, a: 2.681, b: -10.735
CIELuv
L: 28.234, u: -2.792, v: -13.389
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.234, C: 11.064, H: 284.020
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.234, C: 13.677, H: 258.221
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.548, a: 0.451, b: -6.083
CIECAM02
J: 20.331, C: 15.431, h: 266.262, Q: 88.837, M: 13.494, s: 38.974, H: 314.398
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -1.898, green: 0.131
LMS
L: 4.954, M: 5.600, S: 8.906
YCbCr
Y: 73.332, Cb: 136.055, Cr: 125.037
YCgCo
Y: 69.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 66.742, Db: 24.461, Dr: 9.021
YPbPr
Y: 66.372, Pb: 8.960, Pr: -2.782
xvYCC
Y: 73.002, Cb: 135.871, Cr: 125.556
YIQ
Y: 66.742, I: -7.844, Q: 4.443
YUV
Y: 66.742, U: 8.001, V: -4.160
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/2 ΔE = 3.137
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 8.344

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