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#2742a3 Hex Color Code

#2742a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2742a3 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2742a3 is comprised of 15.29% red, 25.88% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #2742a3 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 61% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.89 nm.

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  1. two blue bounded hearts
  2. Worker
  3. Technological Espionage and Spy

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#2742a3 linear gradient to complementary #86ca00

  1. #2742a3
  2. #4f5792
  3. #656d81
  4. #73836f
  5. #7d9a59
  6. #83b23e
  7. #86ca00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #093694
  2. #163a99
  3. #1f3e9e
  4. #2742a3
  5. #2e46a8
  6. #354aad
  7. #3b4fb2

Tones

  1. #2742a3
  2. #3c4799
  3. #494d8f
  4. #535384
  5. #5a597a
  6. #605f70
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2742a3 to white

  1. #2742a3
  2. #575eb3
  3. #7b7cc2
  4. #9d9bd2
  5. #bebbe1
  6. #deddf0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2742a3 to black

  1. #2742a3
  2. #263786
  3. #232d6a
  4. #1e234f
  5. #181a36
  6. #11101e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 16 264 / Saphir 75
      #3444a0
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 20-0147 TPM / Diode Blue
      #0045ac
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 10249 C
      #1e4294
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  7. Delta

    1. ★ Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Rhythm N Blue / 025510202W
      #384ea2
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  8. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  10. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. ProMarker

    1. Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  12. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  13. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  14. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  16. Lascaux

    1. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 3.577 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  17. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  18. Apple Barrel

    1. Cobalt Hue / 20596 / J20411
      #0b479d
      ΔE = 3.692 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Concord Grape / 20595
      #3e3997
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  19. HKS

    1. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  20. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Morning Glory
      #3e4589
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  21. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  22. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blue Gem V45-098-293
      #4b3c8e
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6526
      #2e468e
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  24. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 38-b
      #4e4096
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  26. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Brilliant Blue / 641
      #2c3e86
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  27. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  28. Dupont

    1. CAS687
      #433c85
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 6.1%

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#2742a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2742a3 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #2742a3">…</p>

#2742a3 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2742a3">…</p>

#2742a3 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2742a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2572963
Binary
00100111, 01000010, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#2742a3
LRV
≈ 7.0%
Closest short hex
#24a ΔE = 1.181
RGB
rgb(39, 66, 163)
RGBA
rgba(39, 66, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.246, b: 0.608
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 23.989%, blue: 63.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14204253 / 0xff2742a3
HSL
hsl(227, 61%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 61%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.935), saturation: 76% (0.761), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 226.935, saturation: 76.074%, perceived brightness: 30.479%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.520, S: 82.329, L: 31.741
Cubehelix
H: -134.745, S: 0.987, L: 0.269
TSL
T: -2.399, S: 0.278, L: 0.271
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.761), magenta: 60% (0.595), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 9.393, Y: 6.971, Z: 35.494
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.134, Y: 6.971
CIELab
L: 31.741, a: 25.390, b: -55.333
CIELuv
L: 31.741, u: -11.302, v: -75.811
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.741, C: 60.880, H: 294.649
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.741, C: 76.649, H: 261.520
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.403, a: 17.301, b: -61.223
CIECAM02
J: 22.297, C: 58.166, h: 261.397, Q: 93.033, M: 50.865, s: 73.942, H: 311.817
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.608, jaune: -10.012, green: 1.465
LMS
L: 4.114, M: 5.441, S: 35.028
YCbCr
Y: 75.261, Cb: 174.579, Cr: 109.260
YCoCg
Y: 83.500, Cg: -17.500, Co: -21.250
YDbDr
Y: 68.985, Db: 141.451, Dr: 57.040
YPbPr
Y: 67.233, Pb: 51.605, Pr: -17.962
xvYCC
Y: 73.741, Cb: 173.331, Cr: 112.222
YIQ
Y: 68.985, I: -47.247, Q: 24.471
YUV
Y: 68.985, U: 46.265, V: -26.306
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.691
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.795

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