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#2838b3 Hex Color Code

#2838b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2838b3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2838b3 is comprised of 15.69% red, 21.96% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #2838b3 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 63% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.33 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#2838b3 linear gradient to complementary #48db00

  1. #2838b3
  2. #4d53a1
  3. #5e6e8e
  4. #658979
  5. #65a462
  6. #5dbf45
  7. #48db00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #052ca4
  2. #1530a9
  3. #1f34ae
  4. #2838b3
  5. #303cb8
  6. #3740bd
  7. #3d44c2

Tones

  1. #2838b3
  2. #4141a8
  3. #504a9c
  4. #5b5391
  5. #635c86
  6. #69657a
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#2838b3 to white

  1. #2838b3
  2. #5b56c0
  3. #8075cd
  4. #a296da
  5. #c1b8e7
  6. #e0dbf3
  7. #ffffff

#2838b3 to black

  1. #2838b3
  2. #273093
  3. #252774
  4. #201f56
  5. #1a173a
  6. #130e20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2126 C
      #303ab2
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 2126 XGC
      #353aa9
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 30 260 / Lazur 205
      #0438c0
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 2361
      #2040b4
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 6.3%

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#2838b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2838b3 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #2838b3">…</p>

#2838b3 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2838b3">…</p>

#2838b3 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2838b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2635955
Binary
00101000, 00111000, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#2838b3
LRV
≈ 6.5%
Closest short hex
#23b ΔE = 1.872
RGB
rgb(40, 56, 179)
RGBA
rgba(40, 56, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.145, g: 0.204, b: 0.651
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.213%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14141261 / 0xff2838b3
HSL
hsl(233, 63%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 63%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.094), saturation: 78% (0.777), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 233.094, saturation: 77.654%, perceived brightness: 30.305%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.078, S: 82.917, L: 30.719
Cubehelix
H: -128.875, S: 1.214, L: 0.254
TSL
T: -2.666, S: 0.306, L: 0.256
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.777), magenta: 69% (0.687), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 10.423, Y: 6.533, Z: 43.351
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.108, Y: 6.533
CIELab
L: 30.719, a: 37.950, b: -66.582
CIELuv
L: 30.719, u: -9.188, v: -88.567
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.719, C: 76.638, H: 299.682
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.719, C: 89.042, H: 264.078
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.560, a: 28.062, b: -82.668
CIECAM02
J: 21.364, C: 65.548, h: 263.580, Q: 91.064, M: 57.321, s: 79.338, H: 312.967
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.739, jaune: -12.194, green: 1.471
LMS
L: 3.404, M: 4.020, S: 42.751
YCbCr
Y: 72.046, Cb: 184.365, Cr: 112.243
YCgCo
Y: 82.750, Cg: -26.750, Co: -24.750
YDbDr
Y: 65.238, Db: 171.159, Dr: 48.019
YPbPr
Y: 61.448, Pb: 63.340, Pr: -13.658
xvYCC
Y: 68.773, Cb: 183.640, Cr: 116.002
YIQ
Y: 65.238, I: -49.047, Q: 34.886
YUV
Y: 65.238, U: 55.983, V: -22.141
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 11.692
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.730

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