#374e88 Color Information

#374e88 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 #374e88, and its official name is Tory Blue. In RGB, it consists of 21.6% Red, 30.6% Green, and 53.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 59.6% Cyan, 42.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 46.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 223.0°, with saturation of 42.4% and lightness of 37.5%. The decimal value for #374e88 is 3624584, and its nearest "web safe" color is #336699. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #374e88 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#374e88 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorTory Blue Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color55, 78, 136 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color21.6%, 30.6%, 53.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.784, 0.694, 0.467 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.596, 0.426, 0, 0.467 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color223.0°, 42.4%, 37.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color223.0°, 59.6%, 53.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color8.744, 8.039, 24.383 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color55, 73, 136 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3624584 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color34.063, 9.925, -35.137 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)34.063, 36.512, 285.773 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color34.063, -11.114, -49.161 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color28.352, 5.433, -31.143 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.212, 0.195, 8.039 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281814664 / 0xff374e88 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#336699 Copy
Last Updated: February 22, 2024

Shades of #374e88

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #374e88, its pure hue is 223.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 42.4%, and its lightness is 37.5%. 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 #374e88, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #070a11 to #304477.

Tints of #374e88

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #374e88, its pure hue is 223.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 42.4%, and its lightness is 37.5%. 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 #374e88, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #506497 to #e6e9f0.

Tones of #374e88

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #374e88, its pure hue is 223.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 42.4%, 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 #374e88, which range from #606060 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #0036bf (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #374e88

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #374e88! For #374e88, 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, #374e88. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #374e88

This color, #374e88, consists of 21.6% Red, 30.6% Green, and 53.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 55, Green = 78, Blue = 136. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #374e88 is 59.6% Cyan, 42.6% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 46.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R21.6%
C59.6%
G30.6%
M42.6%
B53.3%
Y0.0%
K46.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 55 78 136
Octal 67 116 210
Hexa #37 #4e #88
Binary 00110111 01001110 10001000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 59 42 0 46
Octal 73 52 0 56
Hexa #3b #2a #00 #2e
Binary 00111011 00101010 00000000 00101110

Analogous Colors of #374e88

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #374e88 — which has hue 223.0° — its analogous colors are located at 193.0° and 253.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #374e88.

Triadic Colors of #374e88

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 #374e88 — which has hue 223.0° — its triadic colors are located at 103.0° and 343.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #374e88.

Complementary Color of #374e88

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #374e88 — which has hue 223.0° — its complementary color is located at 43.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #374e88.

Split Complementary Colors of #374e88

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 #374e88 — which has hue 223.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 13.0° and 223.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #374e88.

Tetradic Colors of #374e88

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 #374e88 — which has hue 223.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 133.0°, 223.0°, 313.0°, and 43.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #374e88.

Monochromatic Colors of #374e88

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #374e88, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #262b3a — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #4871d6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #374e88

We want to make getting started with #374e88 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #374e88 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #374e88 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 #374e88 with other HTML elements.

#374e88 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #374e88.
<span style="color: #374e88;">The color of this text is #374e88.</span>

#374e88 Background Color

The background color for this text is #374e88.
<div style="background-color: #374e88; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #374e88.</div>

#374e88 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #374e88.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #374e88;">This color for the shadow of this text is #374e88.</span>

#374e88 Border Color

This is a div with border color #374e88.
<div style="border: #374e88 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #374e88.</div>

#374e88 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #374e88 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #374e88; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #374e88 on a white background.</div></div>

#374e88 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #374e88 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #374e88; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #374e88 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #374e88 to White

This is a gradient from #374e88 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#374e88,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#374e88,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#374e88,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#374e88,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #374e88 to white.</div>

Gradient from #374e88 to Black

This is a gradient from #374e88 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#374e88,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#374e88,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#374e88,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#374e88,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #374e88 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #374e88

In addition to using #374e88 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 #374e88 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #374e88, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 55, Green = 78, Blue = 136). If you need details about the color coordinates of #374e88 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 #374e88
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(55, 78, 136)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #374e88; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #374e88; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #374e88; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(55, 78, 136);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#374e88")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:55, green:78, blue:136, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:55 green:78 blue:136 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(55f, 78f, 136f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(55, 78, 136);
 

#374e88 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #374e88 the same way. For those with color blindness, #374e88 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #374e88 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #374e88 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 #374e88 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 #374e88 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 #374e88 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 8.1:1 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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