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#3e51bb Hex Color Code

#3e51bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3e51bb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3e51bb is comprised of 24.31% red, 31.76% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #3e51bb has a hue of 231° (degrees), 50% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.83 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#3e51bb linear gradient to complementary #a8f900

  1. #3e51bb
  2. #666ba9
  3. #7e8697
  4. #8fa282
  5. #9bbe6b
  6. #a3db4b
  7. #a8f900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2541a8
  2. #2e47ae
  3. #364cb5
  4. #3e51bb
  5. #4556c1
  6. #4d5cc8
  7. #5461ce

Tones

  1. #3e51bb
  2. #5058b1
  3. #5e5fa7
  4. #68669c
  5. #706e92
  6. #777588
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#3e51bb to white

  1. #3e51bb
  2. #676bc7
  3. #8887d3
  4. #a7a3de
  5. #c5c1e9
  6. #e2e0f4
  7. #ffffff

#3e51bb to black

  1. #3e51bb
  2. #374499
  3. #2f3779
  4. #272a5a
  5. #1e1e3c
  6. #141321
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. Crushed Ice B6-B1-3
      #3c50c8
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2368 XGC
      #494caf
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 2367 XGC
      #5253b2
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. 70 36 250 / Marin 75
      #0054c8
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

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#3e51bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e51bb foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #3e51bb">…</p>

#3e51bb background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #3e51bb">…</p>

#3e51bb shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3e51bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4084155
Binary
00111110, 01010001, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#3e51bb
LRV
≈ 10.5%
Closest short hex
#45b ΔE = 1.581
RGB
rgb(62, 81, 187)
RGBA
rgba(62, 81, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.245, b: 0.567
RYB
red: 0.243%, yellow: 0.308%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12693061 / 0xff3e51bb
HSL
hsl(231, 50%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 50%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.880), saturation: 67% (0.668), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 230.880, saturation: 66.845%, perceived brightness: 37.177%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.587, S: 70.739, L: 38.718
Cubehelix
H: -130.910, S: 0.901, L: 0.341
TSL
T: -2.571, S: 0.228, L: 0.343
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.668), magenta: 57% (0.567), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.757), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 13.896, Y: 10.496, Z: 48.298
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.144, Y: 10.496
CIELab
L: 38.718, a: 27.549, b: -58.188
CIELuv
L: 38.718, u: -11.108, v: -85.375
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.718, C: 64.380, H: 295.335
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.718, C: 86.095, H: 262.587
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.397, a: 19.868, b: -65.712
CIECAM02
J: 28.222, C: 60.602, h: 264.759, Q: 104.666, M: 52.996, s: 71.157, H: 313.594
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.566, jaune: -10.517, green: 0.882
LMS
L: 6.848, M: 8.334, S: 47.680
YCbCr
Y: 91.084, Cb: 177.346, Cr: 112.133
YCgCo
Y: 102.750, Cg: -21.750, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 87.403, Db: 149.848, Dr: 48.329
YPbPr
Y: 84.585, Pb: 55.185, Pr: -14.376
xvYCC
Y: 88.644, Cb: 176.476, Cr: 115.372
YIQ
Y: 87.403, I: -45.372, Q: 28.963
YUV
Y: 87.403, U: 49.012, V: -22.286
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 7.137
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 4.851

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