Color name Boston Blue, hex code #3486b1, contains symbol # and 6 letters or numbers. These numbers are in hexadecimal numeral system. This page lists more detailed information about the hex color code #3486b1. In a RGB color space, HEX #3486B1 is composed of 20.4% red, 52.5% green and 69.4% blue. In the CMYK color model (used in the printing process), the composition is 71% Cyan, 24% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 31% key (black). In the HSL color space #3486b1 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 55% saturation and 45% lightness. Its decimal value is . A 20% lighter version of the original color is #1b6d98 and #00315c is the 20% darker color.

Color spaces of #3486b1 Boston Blue

The hexadecimal triplet #3486b1 definition is: Red = 52, Green = 134, Blue = 177 or CMYK: Cyan = 0.70621468926554, Magenta = 0.24293785310734, Yellow = 0, Black = 0.30588235294118

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Color Schemes with #3486b1

In color theory, a color scheme is the choice of colors used in design. They are colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. Analogous colors tend to look pleasant together, because they are closely related. The triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel. Split-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbours of the complement color.

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Alternatives colours to #3486b1

Below, you can see some colors close to hex color #3486b1. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

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#3486b1 Color Conversion & Charts

#3486b1 CMYK Color Chart
#3486b1 RGB Color Chart
#3486b1 HSV Color Chart
  • 0.20392156862745 R
  • 0.52549019607843 G
  • 0.69411764705882 B
  • 0.55733333333333 H
  • 0.54585152838428 S
  • 0.44901960784314 L
  • 0.55733333333333 H
  • 0.70621468926554 S
  • 0.69411764705882 V

#3486b1 Color Codes for HTML and CSS Preview

Hex Code #3486b1 Web Preview. Sample HTML/CSS paragraph codes using #3486b1 color.

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