#35495a Color Information

#35495a Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #35495a, and its official name is Dilly Blue. In RGB, it consists of 20.8% Red, 28.6% Green, and 35.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 41.1% Cyan, 18.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 64.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 207.6°, with saturation of 25.9% and lightness of 28%. The decimal value for #35495a is 3492186, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #35495a is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#35495a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorDilly Blue Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color53, 73, 90 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color20.8%, 28.6%, 35.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.792, 0.714, 0.647 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.411, 0.189, 0, 0.647 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color207.6°, 25.9%, 28.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color207.6°, 41.1%, 35.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.696, 6.260, 10.581 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color53, 66, 90 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3492186 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color30.060, -2.865, -12.537 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)30.060, 12.860, 257.126 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color30.060, -9.521, -15.384 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color25.020, -3.148, -7.559 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.253, 0.278, 6.260 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281682266 / 0xff35495a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333366 Copy
Last Updated: February 28, 2024

Shades of #35495a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #35495a, its pure hue is 207.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.9%, and its lightness is 28.0%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #35495a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #07090b to #2e404f.

Tints of #35495a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #35495a, its pure hue is 207.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.9%, and its lightness is 28.0%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #35495a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #4e606f to #e6e8ea.

Tones of #35495a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #35495a, its pure hue is 207.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #35495a, which range from #484848 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #004d8f (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #35495a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #35495a! For #35495a, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #35495a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #35495a

This color, #35495a, consists of 20.8% Red, 28.6% Green, and 35.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 53, Green = 73, Blue = 90. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #35495a is 41.1% Cyan, 18.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 64.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R20.8%
C41.1%
G28.6%
M18.9%
B35.3%
Y0.0%
K64.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 53 73 90
Octal 65 111 132
Hexa #35 #49 #5a
Binary 00110101 01001001 01011010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 41 18 0 64
Octal 51 22 0 100
Hexa #29 #12 #00 #40
Binary 00101001 00010010 00000000 01000000

Analogous Colors of #35495a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #35495a — which has hue 207.6° — its analogous colors are located at 177.6° and 237.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #35495a.

Triadic Colors of #35495a

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #35495a — which has hue 207.6° — its triadic colors are located at 87.6° and 327.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #35495a.

Complementary Color of #35495a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #35495a — which has hue 207.6° — its complementary color is located at 27.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #35495a.

Split Complementary Colors of #35495a

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #35495a — which has hue 207.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 57.6° and 357.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #35495a.

Tetradic Colors of #35495a

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #35495a — which has hue 207.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 117.6°, 207.6°, 297.6°, and 27.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #35495a.

Monochromatic Colors of #35495a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #35495a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1f2428 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #426f95 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #35495a

We want to make getting started with #35495a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #35495a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #35495a can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #35495a with other HTML elements.

#35495a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #35495a.
<span style="color: #35495a;">The color of this text is #35495a.</span>

#35495a Background Color

The background color for this text is #35495a.
<div style="background-color: #35495a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #35495a.</div>

#35495a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #35495a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #35495a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #35495a.</span>

#35495a Border Color

This is a div with border color #35495a.
<div style="border: #35495a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #35495a.</div>

#35495a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #35495a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #35495a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #35495a on a white background.</div></div>

#35495a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #35495a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #35495a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #35495a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #35495a to White

This is a gradient from #35495a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#35495a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#35495a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#35495a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#35495a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #35495a to white.</div>

Gradient from #35495a to Black

This is a gradient from #35495a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#35495a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#35495a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#35495a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#35495a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #35495a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #35495a

In addition to using #35495a on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #35495a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #35495a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 53, Green = 73, Blue = 90). If you need details about the color coordinates of #35495a in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #35495a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(53, 73, 90)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #35495a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #35495a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #35495a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(53, 73, 90);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#35495a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:53, green:73, blue:90, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:53 green:73 blue:90 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(53f, 73f, 90f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(53, 73, 90);
 

#35495a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #35495a the same way. For those with color blindness, #35495a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #35495a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #35495a is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #35495a looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #35495a will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #35495a is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 9.3:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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