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#3e497b Hex Color Code

#3e497b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3e497b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3e497b is comprised of 24.31% red, 28.63% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #3e497b has a hue of 229° (degrees), 33% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.03 nm.

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#3e497b linear gradient to complementary #818c2d

  1. #3e497b
  2. #505370
  3. #5d5e65
  4. #686959
  5. #72754d
  6. #7a803f
  7. #818c2d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #303c6d
  2. #344071
  3. #394576
  4. #3e497b
  5. #434d80
  6. #485285
  7. #4c568a

Tones

  1. #3e497b
  2. #454c76
  3. #4b4f71
  4. #50536c
  5. #555667
  6. #595a62
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#3e497b to white

  1. #3e497b
  2. #5e6490
  3. #7d81a6
  4. #9d9fbb
  5. #bdbed2
  6. #dedee8
  7. #ffffff

#3e497b to black

  1. #3e497b
  2. #353d66
  3. #2c3251
  4. #23273d
  5. #1a1c2a
  6. #111119
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 0.824 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3864 TPG
      #414a7e
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ P 105-15 C
      #3f4c7b
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  4. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Valiant Violet - 6818
      #3e4371
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  13. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Takaka B46-058-268
      #3d4d78
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Purple Pool / A409
      #4b4976
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
      #2d4780
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  25. Brillux

    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  28. Behr

    1. 600B-7 Yacht Club Blue
      #3e4e7c
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  29. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  30. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  32. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  33. Glidden

    1. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Daring Indigo / PPG1166-7
      #374874
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6427
      #384e80
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 6628
      #374974
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  36. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  37. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  40. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

#3e497b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e497b foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #3e497b">…</p>

#3e497b 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: #3e497b">…</p>

#3e497b shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3e497b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4082043
Binary
00111110, 01001001, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#3e497b
LRV
≈ 7.2%
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 2.636
RGB
rgb(62, 73, 123)
RGBA
rgba(62, 73, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.283, b: 0.477
RYB
red: 0.243%, yellow: 0.280%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12695173 / 0xff3e497b
HSL
hsl(229, 33%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 33%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.180), saturation: 50% (0.496), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 229.180, saturation: 49.593%, perceived brightness: 30.382%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.342, S: 47.218, L: 32.300
Cubehelix
H: -132.530, S: 0.468, L: 0.295
TSL
T: -2.497, S: 0.142, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.496), magenta: 41% (0.407), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.757), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 7.943, Y: 7.219, Z: 19.710
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.207, Y: 7.219
CIELab
L: 32.300, a: 10.413, b: -29.861
CIELuv
L: 32.300, u: -6.991, v: -41.081
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.300, C: 31.625, H: 289.225
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.300, C: 41.671, H: 260.342
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.868, a: 5.753, b: -24.687
CIECAM02
J: 23.302, C: 35.927, h: 266.029, Q: 95.107, M: 31.418, s: 57.475, H: 314.273
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.354, jaune: -5.301, green: 0.295
LMS
L: 5.721, M: 6.785, S: 19.505
YCbCr
Y: 80.780, Cb: 151.578, Cr: 119.621
YCgCo
Y: 82.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.411, Db: 71.600, Dr: 25.513
YPbPr
Y: 74.257, Pb: 26.265, Pr: -7.800
xvYCC
Y: 79.774, Cb: 151.072, Cr: 121.148
YIQ
Y: 75.411, I: -22.616, Q: 13.231
YUV
Y: 75.411, U: 23.419, V: -11.765
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 1.201
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.974

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