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#3e55a5 Hex Color Code

#3e55a5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3e55a5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3e55a5 is comprised of 24.31% red, 33.33% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #3e55a5 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 45% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.26 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3e55a5 linear gradient to complementary #c4e300

  1. #3e55a5
  2. #656a96
  3. #808186
  4. #959874
  5. #a6b15f
  6. #b6ca43
  7. #c4e300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #294693
  2. #304b99
  3. #37509f
  4. #3e55a5
  5. #455aab
  6. #4b60b1
  7. #5165b7

Tones

  1. #3e55a5
  2. #4c5a9d
  3. #565e94
  4. #5f638c
  5. #666883
  6. #6d6d7b
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#3e55a5 to white

  1. #3e55a5
  2. #636fb4
  3. #848ac3
  4. #a3a6d2
  5. #c2c3e1
  6. #e0e0f0
  7. #ffffff

#3e55a5 to black

  1. #3e55a5
  2. #364787
  3. #2e396b
  4. #252c50
  5. #1c1f36
  6. #13131e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ Blue Moon
      #3a58a1
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  10. Resene

    1. Governor Bay B50-095-281
      #51559b
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6332
      #475a9e
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

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#3e55a5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e55a5 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #3e55a5">…</p>

#3e55a5 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #3e55a5">…</p>

#3e55a5 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3e55a5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4085157
Binary
00111110, 01010101, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#3e55a5
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 1.188
RGB
rgb(62, 85, 165)
RGBA
rgba(62, 85, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.199, g: 0.272, b: 0.529
RYB
red: 0.243%, yellow: 0.317%, blue: 0.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12692059 / 0xff3e55a5
HSL
hsl(227, 45%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 45%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.602), saturation: 62% (0.624), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 226.602, saturation: 62.424%, perceived brightness: 36.142%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.997, S: 66.518, L: 38.264
Cubehelix
H: -135.081, S: 0.716, L: 0.341
TSL
T: -2.385, S: 0.198, L: 0.342
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.624), magenta: 48% (0.485), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.757), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 12.024, Y: 10.237, Z: 36.932
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.173, Y: 10.237
CIELab
L: 38.264, a: 17.106, b: -45.921
CIELuv
L: 38.264, u: -11.843, v: -67.143
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.264, C: 49.004, H: 290.430
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.264, C: 68.179, H: 259.997
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.995, a: 11.093, b: -46.043
CIECAM02
J: 27.965, C: 51.083, h: 262.628, Q: 104.188, M: 44.672, s: 65.480, H: 312.464
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.458, jaune: -8.206, green: 0.934
LMS
L: 7.211, M: 9.142, S: 36.494
YCbCr
Y: 90.944, Cb: 166.524, Cr: 112.223
YCgCo
Y: 99.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: -10.250
YDbDr
Y: 87.243, Db: 116.990, Dr: 48.019
YPbPr
Y: 85.861, Pb: 42.645, Pr: -15.180
xvYCC
Y: 89.739, Cb: 165.461, Cr: 114.665
YIQ
Y: 87.243, I: -39.403, Q: 20.027
YUV
Y: 87.243, U: 38.265, V: -22.146
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 3.961
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 4.242

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