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#272fa6 Hex Color Code

#272fa6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272fa6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272fa6 is comprised of 15.29% red, 18.43% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #272fa6 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 62% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.45 nm.

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  1. Piano keyboard and cup of coffee
  2. 3D Illustration of Female Reproductive System Anatomy
  3. Stamford, Connecticut

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#272fa6 linear gradient to complementary #2dcd00

  1. #272fa6
  2. #474a95
  3. #566483
  4. #5b7e70
  5. #58985b
  6. #4cb23f
  7. #2dcd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0d2499
  2. #18289d
  3. #202ba2
  4. #272fa6
  5. #2d33aa
  6. #3336af
  7. #393ab3

Tones

  1. #272fa6
  2. #3d389c
  3. #4b4291
  4. #554b87
  5. #5d547d
  6. #635e72
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#272fa6 to white

  1. #272fa6
  2. #594eb5
  3. #7e6fc5
  4. #9f91d4
  5. #c0b5e2
  6. #dfd9f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#272fa6 to black

  1. #272fa6
  2. #262888
  3. #23226c
  4. #1f1b50
  5. #191537
  6. #120c1f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. Unforgettable Experience P1-C1-3
      #403098
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 3.643 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  5. Fabric Creations

    1. Royal Blue / 25993
      #01269e
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  6. Apple Barrel

    1. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  8. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  9. Caparol

    1. 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 41/09
      #0020b4
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  12. HKS

    1. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  13. Focoltone

    1. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 5.1%

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#272fa6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272fa6 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #272fa6">…</p>

#272fa6 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #272fa6">…</p>

#272fa6 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272fa6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2568102
Binary
00100111, 00101111, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#272fa6
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#23a ΔE = 1.308
RGB
rgb(39, 47, 166)
RGBA
rgba(39, 47, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.187, b: 0.659
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 18.245%, blue: 65.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14209114 / 0xff272fa6
HSL
hsl(236, 62%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 62%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.220), saturation: 77% (0.765), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 236.220, saturation: 76.506%, perceived brightness: 27.431%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.940, S: 80.207, L: 27.343
Cubehelix
H: -126.142, S: 1.237, L: 0.226
TSL
T: -2.798, S: 0.310, L: 0.228
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.765), magenta: 72% (0.717), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 8.734, Y: 5.217, Z: 36.616
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.103, Y: 5.217
CIELab
L: 27.343, a: 38.803, b: -64.351
CIELuv
L: 27.343, u: -7.234, v: -81.688
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.343, C: 75.145, H: 301.090
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.343, C: 82.008, H: 264.940
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.840, a: 28.287, b: -79.063
CIECAM02
J: 18.873, C: 63.057, h: 264.956, Q: 85.593, M: 55.143, s: 80.265, H: 313.699
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.768, jaune: -11.822, green: 1.178
LMS
L: 2.695, M: 2.933, S: 36.105
YCbCr
Y: 65.979, Cb: 181.425, Cr: 116.039
YCoCg
Y: 74.750, Cg: -27.750, Co: -22.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.174, Db: 162.227, Dr: 36.487
YPbPr
Y: 53.864, Pb: 60.420, Pr: -9.474
xvYCC
Y: 62.260, Cb: 181.075, Cr: 119.678
YIQ
Y: 58.174, I: -42.996, Q: 35.333
YUV
Y: 58.174, U: 53.062, V: -16.821
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.087
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.822

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