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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
    2. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 2.454
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 0.824
    2. ★ Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 2.228
  3. Jotun

    1. ★ 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 1.027
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.282
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.282
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 1.282
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 2
      #38477d
      ΔE = 1.450
    2. Martian Skies 1
      #3d466f
      ΔE = 2.785
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 1.453
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 1.624
    2. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 2.658
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 1.635
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 1.638
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.550
  12. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 1.721
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 2.875
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 1.727
    2. Takaka B46-058-268
      #3d4d78
      ΔE = 2.765
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Regalia / A397
      #414674
      ΔE = 1.741
    2. Purple Pool / A409
      #4b4976
      ΔE = 2.931
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Rhapsody / NP AC 2094 A
      #454c7a
      ΔE = 1.803
    2. Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
      #2d4780
      ΔE = 2.919
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.848
    2. ★ 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.232
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.848
    2. ★ Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 2.232
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 2.217
    2. ★ 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.277
  19. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 2.228
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.756
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.259
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.565
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.259
    2. DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 2.966
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Basic Blue / Cc-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 2.274
  23. Brillux

    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.315
    2. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 2.737
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.364
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.372
  26. Behr

    1. 600B-7 Yacht Club Blue
      #3e4e7c
      ΔE = 2.429
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.445
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.487
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.498
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Daring Indigo 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 2.498
  31. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 2.506
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #424780
      ΔE = 2.524
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6427
      #384e80
      ΔE = 2.588
    2. 6628
      #374974
      ΔE = 2.871
  34. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.657
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 3.000
  35. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 2.722
    2. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 2.756
  36. GM / General Motors

    1. Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 2.812
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 2.835
  37. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.831
  38. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.887

#3e497b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e497b foreground

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #3e497b">…</p>

#3e497b background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #3e497b">…</p>

#3e497b shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<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
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: 24.314%, yellow: 27.968%, blue: 48.235%
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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