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#002540 Hex Color Code

#002540 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #002540 is a very dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #002540 is comprised of 0% red, 14.51% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #002540 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.56 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#002540 linear gradient to complementary #403000

  1. #002540
  2. #192637
  3. #26282e
  4. #2e2a24
  5. #352c1b
  6. #3b2e10
  7. #403000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00203b
  2. #00223c
  3. #00233e
  4. #002540
  5. #022742
  6. #042844
  7. #072a46

Tones

  1. #002540
  2. #0b243b
  3. #132335
  4. #182230
  5. #1b222a
  6. #1e2125
  7. #202020

Tints and Shades

#002540 to white

  1. #002540
  2. #2f445d
  3. #56667b
  4. #7e899a
  5. #a8afbb
  6. #d3d6dc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#002540 to black

  1. #002540
  2. #062036
  3. #091b2c
  4. #0a1623
  5. #08101a
  6. #040910
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marlboro Blue
      #0a243e
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Midnight Blue Firemist
      #0b1f3b
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  2. Fender

    1. ★ 26 / Violet
      #00243c
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Lago Blue
      #092843
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #1c2436
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Subtle Shadow B2-E1-2
      #002840
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Dark Sea B1-C1-1
      #002438
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 539
      #002b45
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. 296
      #002940
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Volvo

    1. Antillen Blue / 1606
      #00203e
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  7. Setra Evo

    1. Blau / EA 58118
      #001f3b
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  8. Skoda

    1. Blau / 9574
      #0d2341
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Agua / 425
      #0a1e33
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. Galaxy
      #122a46
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #18273f
      ΔE = 3.333 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Oxford Blue
      #1b2236
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6959
      #002c45
      ΔE = 3.598 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  12. Kenworth USA

    1. Bright Medium Blue / N0294
      #001e3b
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  13. Freightliner

    1. Bright Medium Blue / N0294
      #001e3b
      ΔE = 3.676 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  14. Caparol

    1. 45 20 220 / Arctis 95
      #002c4c
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 45 9 216 / Aquamarin 0
      #00304c
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. Midnight
      #0f2637
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. Copenhagen
      #1b2439
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  16. Chrysler

    1. Jewel Blue
      #1c2539
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Blue Fleet
      #0f2130
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 5010 / Gentian blue
      #0e294b
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  18. Ford

    1. Dark Blue
      #0e1d31
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
    2. Dark Teal
      #152332
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  19. Tollens

    1. Bleu nocturne | EE112
      #052f49
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  20. Man

    1. Blau / 5570
      #001e3f
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  21. Sikkens

    1. U2.21.09
      #1d2a3c
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  22. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  23. Resene

    1. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Magnum B28-023-249
      #112331
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 1.5%

#002540 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#002540 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: #002540">…</p>

#002540 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #002540">…</p>

#002540 shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #002540">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9536
Binary
00000000, 00100101, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#002540
LRV
≈ 1.7%
Closest short hex
#024 ΔE = 3.589
RGB
rgb(0, 37, 64)
RGBA
rgba(0, 37, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.366, b: 0.634
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 9.194%, blue: 25.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16767680 / 0xff002540
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.312), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 25% (0.251)
HSP
hue: 205.312, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 13.978%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.141, S: 100.019, L: 13.786
Cubehelix
H: -159.560, S: 0.902, L: 0.113
TSL
T: -2.062, S: 0.449, L: 0.114
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 42% (0.422), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.749)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 85% (0.855), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 1.587, Y: 1.693, Z: 5.093
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.202, Y: 1.693
CIELab
L: 13.786, a: -0.604, b: -20.704
CIELuv
L: 13.786, u: -8.543, v: -19.315
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 13.786, C: 20.713, H: 268.329
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 13.786, C: 21.120, H: 246.141
Hunter-Lab
L: 13.012, a: -1.005, b: -14.097
CIECAM02
J: 10.138, C: 29.509, h: 242.910, Q: 62.733, M: 25.805, s: 64.136, H: 302.547
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.357, jaune: -3.607, green: 1.776
LMS
L: 1.063, M: 1.789, S: 5.036
YCbCr
Y: 40.920, Cb: 145.329, Cr: 109.840
YCoCg
Y: 34.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 29.015, Db: 52.641, Dr: 55.180
YPbPr
Y: 31.063, Pb: 17.755, Pr: -19.742
xvYCC
Y: 42.678, Cb: 143.597, Cr: 110.658
YIQ
Y: 29.015, I: -30.716, Q: 0.577
YUV
Y: 29.015, U: 17.216, V: -25.455
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 8.138
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 10.139

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