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#3e55b5 Hex Color Code

#3e55b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3e55b5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3e55b5 is comprised of 24.31% red, 33.33% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #3e55b5 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 49% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.09 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#3e55b5 linear gradient to complementary #bcf300

  1. #3e55b5
  2. #686da4
  3. #828692
  4. #95a07e
  5. #a5bb67
  6. #b2d749
  7. #bcf300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2645a2
  2. #2e4aa8
  3. #3650af
  4. #3e55b5
  5. #455abb
  6. #4c60c2
  7. #5365c8

Tones

  1. #3e55b5
  2. #4f5bab
  3. #5b61a2
  4. #656798
  5. #6d6d8e
  6. #747484
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#3e55b5 to white

  1. #3e55b5
  2. #656fc2
  3. #878ace
  4. #a6a6db
  5. #c4c3e7
  6. #e1e0f3
  7. #ffffff

#3e55b5 to black

  1. #3e55b5
  2. #374794
  3. #2f3975
  4. #262c57
  5. #1d1f3b
  6. #141320
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 7455
      #4d59ab
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  5. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

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#3e55b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3e55b5 foreground

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="color: #3e55b5">…</p>

#3e55b5 background

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #3e55b5">…</p>

#3e55b5 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3e55b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4085173
Binary
00111110, 01010101, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#3e55b5
LRV
≈ 10.9%
Closest short hex
#35b ΔE = 1.085
RGB
rgb(62, 85, 181)
RGBA
rgba(62, 85, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.189, g: 0.259, b: 0.552
RYB
red: 0.243%, yellow: 0.319%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12692043 / 0xff3e55b5
HSL
hsl(228, 49%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 49%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.403), saturation: 66% (0.657), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 228.403, saturation: 65.746%, perceived brightness: 37.461%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.317, S: 70.312, L: 39.337
Cubehelix
H: -133.287, S: 0.832, L: 0.348
TSL
T: -2.463, S: 0.218, L: 0.349
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.657), magenta: 53% (0.530), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 76% (0.757), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 13.573, Y: 10.856, Z: 45.087
xyY
x: 0.195, y: 0.156, Y: 10.856
CIELab
L: 39.337, a: 22.823, b: -53.663
CIELuv
L: 39.337, u: -12.094, v: -79.190
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.337, C: 58.314, H: 293.040
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.337, C: 80.108, H: 261.317
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.949, a: 15.871, b: -58.069
CIECAM02
J: 28.792, C: 57.370, h: 263.451, Q: 105.718, M: 50.169, s: 68.888, H: 312.899
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.519, jaune: -9.649, green: 0.994
LMS
L: 7.288, M: 9.153, S: 44.527
YCbCr
Y: 92.512, Cb: 173.548, Cr: 111.087
YCgCo
Y: 103.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: -14.250
YDbDr
Y: 89.067, Db: 138.318, Dr: 51.491
YPbPr
Y: 87.013, Pb: 50.645, Pr: -15.916
xvYCC
Y: 90.729, Cb: 172.488, Cr: 114.019
YIQ
Y: 89.067, I: -44.543, Q: 25.005
YUV
Y: 89.067, U: 45.241, V: -23.746
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.974
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.236

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