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Pantone / PMS Blue 072 U / #3f43ad Hex Color Code

#3f43ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #3f43ad is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #3f43ad is comprised of 24.71% red, 26.27% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #3f43ad has a hue of 238° (degrees), 47% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.23 nm.

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#3f43ad linear gradient to complementary #7cec00

  1. #3f43ad
  2. #5e5e9d
  3. #707a8c
  4. #7b9579
  5. #80b263
  6. #81cf46
  7. #7cec00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2b369d
  2. #323aa2
  3. #393ea8
  4. #3f43ad
  5. #4548b2
  6. #4b4cb8
  7. #5151be

Tones

  1. #3f43ad
  2. #4f4ba4
  3. #5a549b
  4. #635c92
  5. #6b6589
  6. #716d80
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#3f43ad to white

  1. #3f43ad
  2. #665fbb
  3. #877dc9
  4. #a69cd7
  5. #c4bce4
  6. #e1ddf2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#3f43ad to black

  1. #3f43ad
  2. #37388e
  3. #2f2e70
  4. #262453
  5. #1d1b38
  6. #14101f
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
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      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
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      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

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      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  6. Caran d'Ache

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      ΔE = 3.073 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
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      #36479f
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  8. Tamiya

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      #464a9f
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  10. Plascon

    1. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  12. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
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    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

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      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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#3f43ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#3f43ad 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: #3f43ad">…</p>

#3f43ad background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #3f43ad">…</p>

#3f43ad shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #3f43ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4146093
Binary
00111111, 01000011, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#3f43ad
LRV
≈ 8.1%
Closest short hex
#44a ΔE = 0.781
RGB
rgb(63, 67, 173)
RGBA
rgba(63, 67, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.221, b: 0.571
RYB
red: 24.706%, yellow: 26.219%, blue: 67.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12631123 / 0xff3f43ad
HSL
hsl(238, 47%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 47%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.818), saturation: 64% (0.636), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 237.818, saturation: 63.584%, perceived brightness: 33.353%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.153, S: 62.455, L: 34.164
Cubehelix
H: -124.809, S: 0.901, L: 0.304
TSL
T: -2.864, S: 0.226, L: 0.305
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.636), magenta: 61% (0.613), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 75% (0.753), magenta: 74% (0.737), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 11.597, Y: 8.087, Z: 40.477
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.134, Y: 8.087
CIELab
L: 34.164, a: 31.772, b: -57.317
CIELuv
L: 34.164, u: -6.860, v: -80.903
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.164, C: 65.534, H: 299.000
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.164, C: 81.193, H: 265.153
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.438, a: 23.028, b: -64.483
CIECAM02
J: 24.548, C: 58.819, h: 269.157, Q: 97.616, M: 51.437, s: 72.590, H: 315.965
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.610, jaune: -10.433, green: 0.141
LMS
L: 5.399, M: 5.815, S: 39.950
YCbCr
Y: 82.913, Cb: 175.126, Cr: 118.718
YCoCg
Y: 92.500, Cg: -25.500, Co: -11.750
YDbDr
Y: 77.888, Db: 143.098, Dr: 28.334
YPbPr
Y: 73.780, Pb: 53.460, Pr: -6.876
xvYCC
Y: 79.364, Cb: 174.961, Cr: 121.960
YIQ
Y: 77.888, I: -36.437, Q: 32.134
YUV
Y: 77.888, U: 46.805, V: -13.061
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.691
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 3.493

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