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#205b9b Hex Color Code

#205b9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #205b9b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #205b9b is comprised of 12.55% red, 35.69% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #205b9b has a hue of 211° (degrees), 66% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.6 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#205b9b linear gradient to complementary #9e8f1d

  1. #205b9b
  2. #4d6389
  3. #666b77
  4. #787365
  5. #867c52
  6. #93853b
  7. #9e8f1d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004b89
  2. #07518f
  3. #165695
  4. #205b9b
  5. #2960a1
  6. #3066a7
  7. #386bad

Tones

  1. #205b9b
  2. #355b91
  3. #425c86
  4. #4c5c7c
  5. #535d72
  6. #595d68
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#205b9b to white

  1. #205b9b
  2. #5174ab
  3. #768ebc
  4. #99a9cd
  5. #bbc5dd
  6. #dde1ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#205b9b to black

  1. #205b9b
  2. #204c7f
  3. #1f3d65
  4. #1b2f4b
  5. #172133
  6. #10141d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 0.446 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #185a9b
      ΔE = 0.606 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Alpine Blue
      #245e97
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7686 XGC
      #1c5b99
      ΔE = 0.821 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. ★ P 106-16 C
      #005b99
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. ★ Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R90B
      #285e9c
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  8. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6142
      #2d5b9c
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. 6619
      #205594
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b4
      #225e9b
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ 34-a4
      #005b9b
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ UC024 Bleu Medina
      #04599a
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  12. AMC

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. ★ Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 16 240 / Pacific 140
      #1c5894
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3560-R80B
      #1c5794
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Hyper Blue
      #005c9b
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  18. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  19. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Monza Blue
      #2d5c93
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ Deep Light Blue
      #215b93
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  23. Flügger

    1. ★ Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Rave Regatta / 250-7
      #00609e
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  25. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1093
      #005f9f
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  26. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  27. Olympic

    1. Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  28. Ford

    1. Light Sapphire Blue
      #395e98
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Crushed Velvet / T12 39.H5
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  31. Bristol

    1. Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  32. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2947
      #265e95
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  33. Brillux

    1. 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  34. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Daytona Blue
      #35568e
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  36. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Lighting / NP AC 2098 A
      #1b62a0
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 11.5%

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#205b9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#205b9b foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #205b9b">…</p>

#205b9b background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #205b9b">…</p>

#205b9b shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #205b9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2120603
Binary
00100000, 01011011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#205b9b
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#159 ΔE = 2.608
RGB
rgb(32, 91, 155)
RGBA
rgba(32, 91, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.115, g: 0.327, b: 0.558
RYB
red: 12.549%, yellow: 28.186%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14656613 / 0xff205b9b
HSL
hsl(211, 66%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 66%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.220), saturation: 79% (0.794), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 211.220, saturation: 79.355%, perceived brightness: 34.869%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.052, S: 89.335, L: 38.118
Cubehelix
H: -152.341, S: 0.814, L: 0.315
TSL
T: -1.761, S: 0.293, L: 0.316
CMYK
cyan: 79% (0.794), magenta: 41% (0.413), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.875), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 10.251, Y: 10.155, Z: 32.424
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.192, Y: 10.155
CIELab
L: 38.118, a: 4.731, b: -40.249
CIELuv
L: 38.118, u: -19.840, v: -57.788
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.118, C: 40.526, H: 276.705
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.118, C: 61.099, H: 251.052
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.866, a: 1.655, b: -38.021
CIECAM02
J: 27.509, C: 49.306, h: 249.221, Q: 103.335, M: 43.118, s: 64.596, H: 305.619
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.391, jaune: -7.071, green: 2.517
LMS
L: 6.609, M: 10.223, S: 32.054
YCbCr
Y: 85.278, Cb: 164.828, Cr: 97.555
YCgCo
Y: 92.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: -22.750
YDbDr
Y: 80.655, Db: 111.862, Dr: 92.535
YPbPr
Y: 83.041, Pb: 38.785, Pr: -32.444
xvYCC
Y: 87.318, Cb: 162.070, Cr: 99.500
YIQ
Y: 80.655, I: -55.708, Q: 7.437
YUV
Y: 80.655, U: 36.586, V: -42.686
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 4.338
Brand Color
AOL ΔE = 2.239

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