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#3f42b5 Hex Color Code

#3f42b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3f42b5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3f42b5 is comprised of 24.71% red, 25.88% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #3f42b5 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 48% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.96 nm.

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

#3f42b5 linear gradient to complementary #71f400

  1. #3f42b5
  2. #5f5fa4
  3. #707c92
  4. #7a997e
  5. #7eb767
  6. #7bd549
  7. #71f400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2934a4
  2. #3139aa
  3. #383daf
  4. #3f42b5
  5. #4647bb
  6. #4c4bc0
  7. #5250c6

Tones

  1. #3f42b5
  2. #504bab
  3. #5d54a2
  4. #675e98
  5. #6f678e
  6. #757184
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#3f42b5 to white

  1. #3f42b5
  2. #675fc2
  3. #887dcf
  4. #a79cdb
  5. #c5bce7
  6. #e2ddf3
  7. #ffffff

#3f42b5 to black

  1. #3f42b5
  2. #383894
  3. #302e75
  4. #272457
  5. #1e1a3b
  6. #141020
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 21 264 / Saphir 105
      #2c40b8
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 2361
      #2040b4
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

#3f42b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3f42b5 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #3f42b5">…</p>

#3f42b5 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #3f42b5">…</p>

#3f42b5 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3f42b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4145845
Binary
00111111, 01000010, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#3f42b5
LRV
≈ 8.3%
Closest short hex
#34b ΔE = 1.205
RGB
rgb(63, 66, 181)
RGBA
rgba(63, 66, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.203, g: 0.213, b: 0.584
RYB
red: 0.247%, yellow: 0.259%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12631371 / 0xff3f42b5
HSL
hsl(238, 48%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 48%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.475), saturation: 65% (0.652), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 238.475, saturation: 65.193%, perceived brightness: 33.913%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.398, S: 65.477, L: 34.576
Cubehelix
H: -124.274, S: 0.971, L: 0.305
TSL
T: -2.890, S: 0.238, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.652), magenta: 64% (0.635), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.753), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 12.336, Y: 8.288, Z: 44.657
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.127, Y: 8.288
CIELab
L: 34.576, a: 35.150, b: -61.395
CIELuv
L: 34.576, u: -6.973, v: -86.618
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.576, C: 70.745, H: 299.792
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.576, C: 86.899, H: 265.398
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.789, a: 26.103, b: -71.815
CIECAM02
J: 24.823, C: 61.873, h: 268.947, Q: 98.162, M: 54.107, s: 74.243, H: 315.851
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.644, jaune: -11.204, green: 0.213
LMS
L: 5.348, M: 5.662, S: 44.065
YCbCr
Y: 83.193, Cb: 178.929, Cr: 118.518
YCgCo
Y: 94.000, Cg: -28.000, Co: -13.750
YDbDr
Y: 78.213, Db: 154.645, Dr: 28.954
YPbPr
Y: 73.641, Pb: 57.845, Pr: -6.790
xvYCC
Y: 79.245, Cb: 178.813, Cr: 122.035
YIQ
Y: 78.213, I: -38.732, Q: 35.146
YUV
Y: 78.213, U: 50.582, V: -13.346
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 9.426
Brand Color
Twitch.tv ΔE = 5.656

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