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#424d8b Hex Color Code

#424d8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #424d8b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #424d8b is comprised of 25.88% red, 30.2% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #424d8b has a hue of 231° (degrees), 36% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.8 nm.

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#424d8b linear gradient to complementary #94aa23

  1. #424d8b
  2. #595b7e
  3. #6a6a71
  4. #777a62
  5. #828952
  6. #8c9a3f
  7. #94aa23

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #323f7b
  2. #374480
  3. #3d4886
  4. #424d8b
  5. #475290
  6. #4d5696
  7. #525b9b

Tones

  1. #424d8b
  2. #4b5185
  3. #52557f
  4. #585a79
  5. #5e5e73
  6. #63636d
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#424d8b to white

  1. #424d8b
  2. #63689e
  3. #8284b1
  4. #a1a1c4
  5. #c0c0d8
  6. #dfdfeb
  7. #ffffff

#424d8b to black

  1. #424d8b
  2. #384073
  3. #2f345b
  4. #252844
  5. #1c1d2f
  6. #12121b
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2748 U
      #484f8c
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 662 U
      #425390
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 1.341 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  5. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ 6499
      #404a8c
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  7. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  14. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Crushed Velvet 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b4
      #334d8e
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  19. Caparol

    1. 54 11 264 / Saphir 45
      #3c488c
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Daytona Blue
      #334b8b
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  22. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Scandinavian Blue / 2068-30
      #4f4f8d
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  24. Resene

    1. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  25. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R60B
      #4f4c87
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

#424d8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#424d8b foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #424d8b">…</p>

#424d8b background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #424d8b">…</p>

#424d8b shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #424d8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4345227
Binary
01000010, 01001101, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#424d8b
LRV
≈ 8.3%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 3.481
RGB
rgb(66, 77, 139)
RGBA
rgba(66, 77, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.273, b: 0.493
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.296%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12431989 / 0xff424d8b
HSL
hsl(231, 36%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 36%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.959), saturation: 53% (0.525), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 230.959, saturation: 52.518%, perceived brightness: 32.776%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.613, S: 50.410, L: 34.660
Cubehelix
H: -130.836, S: 0.548, L: 0.316
TSL
T: -2.575, S: 0.156, L: 0.317
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 45% (0.446), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 74% (0.741), magenta: 70% (0.698), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 9.559, Y: 8.329, Z: 25.525
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.192, Y: 8.329
CIELab
L: 34.660, a: 14.162, b: -35.975
CIELuv
L: 34.660, u: -7.518, v: -50.996
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.660, C: 38.662, H: 291.488
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.660, C: 51.548, H: 261.613
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.861, a: 8.617, b: -32.235
CIECAM02
J: 25.184, C: 41.600, h: 267.101, Q: 98.871, M: 36.379, s: 60.658, H: 314.850
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.398, jaune: -6.418, green: 0.247
LMS
L: 6.438, M: 7.569, S: 25.243
YCbCr
Y: 85.392, Cb: 156.846, Cr: 118.769
YCgCo
Y: 89.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 80.779, Db: 87.596, Dr: 28.117
YPbPr
Y: 79.121, Pb: 32.265, Pr: -8.352
xvYCC
Y: 83.951, Cb: 156.343, Cr: 120.663
YIQ
Y: 80.779, I: -26.471, Q: 16.964
YUV
Y: 80.779, U: 28.651, V: -12.966
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 1.217
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 4.882

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