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#2740a2 Hex Color Code

#2740a2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2740a2 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2740a2 is comprised of 15.29% red, 25.1% green and 63.53% blue. In the HSL color space #2740a2 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 61% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.52 nm.

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

#2740a2 linear gradient to complementary #7fc900

  1. #2740a2
  2. #4e5592
  3. #636b80
  4. #70826e
  5. #799959
  6. #7eb13e
  7. #7fc900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0a3493
  2. #163898
  3. #1f3c9d
  4. #2740a2
  5. #2e44a7
  6. #3448ac
  7. #3a4cb1

Tones

  1. #2740a2
  2. #3c4698
  3. #494c8e
  4. #535284
  5. #5a587a
  6. #605f6f
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2740a2 to white

  1. #2740a2
  2. #565cb2
  3. #7b7ac1
  4. #9d9ad1
  5. #bebae0
  6. #dedcf0
  7. #ffffff

#2740a2 to black

  1. #2740a2
  2. #263685
  3. #232c69
  4. #1e234f
  5. #181935
  6. #11101e
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Providence B5-C1-3
      #144098
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ 57 16 264 / Saphir 75
      #3444a0
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. 286 XGC
      #033e9e
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  7. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

#2740a2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2740a2 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #2740a2">…</p>

#2740a2 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2740a2">…</p>

#2740a2 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2740a2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2572450
Binary
00100111, 01000000, 10100010
Hexadecimal
#2740a2
LRV
≈ 6.7%
Closest short hex
#24a ΔE = 1.708
RGB
rgb(39, 64, 162)
RGBA
rgba(39, 64, 162, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.147, g: 0.242, b: 0.611
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.234%, blue: 0.635%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14204766 / 0xff2740a2
HSL
hsl(228, 61%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 61%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.805), saturation: 76% (0.759), value: 64% (0.635)
HSP
hue: 227.805, saturation: 75.926%, perceived brightness: 29.997%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.898, S: 81.859, L: 31.127
Cubehelix
H: -133.877, S: 0.998, L: 0.264
TSL
T: -2.437, S: 0.278, L: 0.265
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.759), magenta: 60% (0.605), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.365)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 36% (0.365)
XYZ
X: 9.189, Y: 6.706, Z: 34.985
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.132, Y: 6.706
CIELab
L: 31.127, a: 26.349, b: -55.731
CIELuv
L: 31.127, u: -10.788, v: -75.784
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.127, C: 61.645, H: 295.304
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.127, C: 76.548, H: 261.898
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.895, a: 18.026, b: -61.975
CIECAM02
J: 21.821, C: 58.279, h: 261.870, Q: 92.033, M: 50.964, s: 74.415, H: 312.065
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.620, jaune: -10.098, green: 1.405
LMS
L: 3.933, M: 5.131, S: 34.523
YCbCr
Y: 74.155, Cb: 174.722, Cr: 110.067
YCgCo
Y: 82.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 67.697, Db: 141.884, Dr: 54.591
YPbPr
Y: 65.731, Pb: 51.875, Pr: -17.008
xvYCC
Y: 72.451, Cb: 173.569, Cr: 113.060
YIQ
Y: 67.697, I: -46.377, Q: 25.205
YUV
Y: 67.697, U: 46.407, V: -25.176
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.331
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.145

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