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#262ba1 Hex Color Code

#262ba1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #262ba1 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #262ba1 is comprised of 14.9% red, 16.86% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #262ba1 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 62% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.08 nm.

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  1. Tulips, narcissuses and grape hyacinths
  2. 3D medical background with male head and brain on DNA strands
  3. The Trinity. Church Notre-Dame. Bourges.

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Color Schemes

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#262ba1 linear gradient to complementary #21c700

  1. #262ba1
  2. #454691
  3. #52607f
  4. #57796d
  5. #549358
  6. #46ad3d
  7. #21c700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e2195
  2. #182499
  3. #1f289d
  4. #262ba1
  5. #2c2ea5
  6. #3232a9
  7. #3735ad

Tones

  1. #262ba1
  2. #3c3597
  3. #493e8d
  4. #534883
  5. #5a5179
  6. #605b6f
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#262ba1 to white

  1. #262ba1
  2. #574bb1
  3. #7c6cc1
  4. #9e8fd1
  5. #bfb3e1
  6. #dfd8f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#262ba1 to black

  1. #262ba1
  2. #252584
  3. #231f69
  4. #1e1a4e
  5. #191435
  6. #120c1e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 3.510 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 4.935 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  7. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  8. Caparol

    1. Blau
      #001ca4
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  9. HKS

    1. HKS 35
      #4a2885
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 4.7%

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#262ba1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#262ba1 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #262ba1">…</p>

#262ba1 background

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

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #262ba1">…</p>

#262ba1 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #262ba1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2501537
Binary
00100110, 00101011, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#262ba1
LRV
≈ 4.7%
Closest short hex
#22a ΔE = 2.611
RGB
rgb(38, 43, 161)
RGBA
rgba(38, 43, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.157, g: 0.178, b: 0.665
RYB
red: 14.902%, yellow: 16.786%, blue: 63.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14275679 / 0xff262ba1
HSL
hsl(238, 62%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 62%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.561), saturation: 76% (0.764), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 237.561, saturation: 76.398%, perceived brightness: 26.225%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.290, S: 79.478, L: 25.898
Cubehelix
H: -125.021, S: 1.265, L: 0.214
TSL
T: -2.853, S: 0.316, L: 0.216
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.764), magenta: 73% (0.733), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.851), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 8.094, Y: 4.712, Z: 34.194
xyY
x: 0.172, y: 0.100, Y: 4.712
CIELab
L: 25.898, a: 39.381, b: -63.706
CIELuv
L: 25.898, u: -6.505, v: -78.949
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.898, C: 74.895, H: 301.723
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.898, C: 79.217, H: 265.290
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.708, a: 28.569, b: -78.200
CIECAM02
J: 17.833, C: 62.207, h: 265.411, Q: 83.199, M: 54.399, s: 80.861, H: 313.943
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.785, jaune: -11.722, green: 1.097
LMS
L: 2.403, M: 2.513, S: 33.715
YCbCr
Y: 63.216, Cb: 180.542, Cr: 117.427
YCoCg
Y: 71.250, Cg: -28.250, Co: -21.250
YDbDr
Y: 54.957, Db: 159.544, Dr: 32.271
YPbPr
Y: 50.431, Pb: 59.575, Pr: -7.928
xvYCC
Y: 59.311, Cb: 180.333, Cr: 121.036
YIQ
Y: 54.957, I: -40.888, Q: 35.657
YUV
Y: 54.957, U: 52.184, V: -14.876
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.326
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.776

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