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#2538bd Hex Color Code

#2538bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2538bd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2538bd is comprised of 14.51% red, 21.96% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2538bd has a hue of 233° (degrees), 67% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.34 nm.

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#2538bd linear gradient to complementary #38e200

  1. #2538bd
  2. #4e55a9
  3. #5f7195
  4. #668d7f
  5. #64a967
  6. #57c548
  7. #38e200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002cae
  2. #0c30b3
  3. #1b34b8
  4. #2538bd
  5. #2e3cc2
  6. #3540c7
  7. #3d45cd

Tones

  1. #2538bd
  2. #4241b0
  3. #524ba4
  4. #5e5497
  5. #665e8b
  6. #6c677e
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#2538bd to white

  1. #2538bd
  2. #5c56c9
  3. #8275d4
  4. #a396e0
  5. #c3b8ea
  6. #e1dbf5
  7. #ffffff

#2538bd to black

  1. #2538bd
  2. #26309b
  3. #24277a
  4. #211f5b
  5. #1b173d
  6. #130e22
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 30 260 / Lazur 205
      #0438c0
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2126 C
      #303ab2
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

#2538bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2538bd foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #2538bd">…</p>

#2538bd background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #2538bd">…</p>

#2538bd shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2538bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2439357
Binary
00100101, 00111000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#2538bd
LRV
≈ 6.9%
Closest short hex
#33b ΔE = 1.533
RGB
rgb(37, 56, 189)
RGBA
rgba(37, 56, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.131, g: 0.199, b: 0.670
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.211%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14337859 / 0xff2538bd
HSL
hsl(232, 67%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 67%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.500), saturation: 80% (0.804), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 232.500, saturation: 80.423%, perceived brightness: 31.182%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.067, S: 86.415, L: 31.565
Cubehelix
H: -129.412, S: 1.317, L: 0.255
TSL
T: -2.641, S: 0.326, L: 0.257
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.804), magenta: 70% (0.704), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 11.359, Y: 6.894, Z: 48.866
xyY
x: 0.169, y: 0.103, Y: 6.894
CIELab
L: 31.565, a: 41.263, b: -71.116
CIELuv
L: 31.565, u: -9.849, v: -94.765
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.565, C: 82.220, H: 300.123
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.565, C: 95.276, H: 264.067
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.257, a: 31.271, b: -91.962
CIECAM02
J: 21.895, C: 68.907, h: 262.659, Q: 92.190, M: 60.258, s: 80.847, H: 312.480
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.770, jaune: -13.051, green: 1.842
LMS
L: 3.350, M: 4.009, S: 48.183
YCbCr
Y: 72.255, Cb: 189.199, Cr: 110.216
YCgCo
Y: 84.500, Cg: -28.500, Co: -28.750
YDbDr
Y: 65.481, Db: 185.839, Dr: 54.188
YPbPr
Y: 61.529, Pb: 68.685, Pr: -15.618
xvYCC
Y: 68.843, Cb: 188.335, Cr: 114.281
YIQ
Y: 65.481, I: -54.047, Q: 37.363
YUV
Y: 65.481, U: 60.784, V: -24.986
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 13.213
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.193

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