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#2840c6 Hex Color Code

#2840c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2840c6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2840c6 is comprised of 15.69% red, 25.1% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #2840c6 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 66% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.89 nm.

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

#2840c6 linear gradient to complementary #56ee00

  1. #2840c6
  2. #545db2
  3. #68799d
  4. #709686
  5. #71b36c
  6. #6ad04c
  7. #56ee00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0033b5
  2. #0d37bb
  3. #1d3bc0
  4. #2840c6
  5. #3145cc
  6. #3a49d1
  7. #414ed7

Tones

  1. #2840c6
  2. #4549b9
  3. #5652ac
  4. #625b9f
  5. #6b6492
  6. #726e85
  7. #777777

Tints and Shades

#2840c6 to white

  1. #2840c6
  2. #5f5dd0
  3. #847bda
  4. #a59ae4
  5. #c4bbee
  6. #e2ddf6
  7. #ffffff

#2840c6 to black

  1. #2840c6
  2. #2836a2
  3. #262c7f
  4. #22235e
  5. #1b1a3f
  6. #141023
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 7.3%

#2840c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2840c6 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #2840c6">…</p>

#2840c6 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #2840c6">…</p>

#2840c6 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2840c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2638022
Binary
00101000, 01000000, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#2840c6
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#14c ΔE = 1.410
RGB
rgb(40, 64, 198)
RGBA
rgba(40, 64, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.132, g: 0.212, b: 0.656
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.239%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14139194 / 0xff2840c6
HSL
hsl(231, 66%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 66%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.886), saturation: 80% (0.798), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 230.886, saturation: 79.798%, perceived brightness: 33.625%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.522, S: 86.368, L: 34.383
Cubehelix
H: -130.905, S: 1.268, L: 0.281
TSL
T: -2.571, S: 0.315, L: 0.283
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.798), magenta: 68% (0.677), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 12.898, Y: 8.194, Z: 54.317
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.109, Y: 8.194
CIELab
L: 34.383, a: 39.772, b: -71.752
CIELuv
L: 34.383, u: -11.241, v: -99.006
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.383, C: 82.037, H: 299.000
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.383, C: 99.642, H: 263.522
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.625, a: 30.338, b: -92.470
CIECAM02
J: 24.144, C: 70.046, h: 262.250, Q: 96.809, M: 61.255, s: 79.545, H: 312.264
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.736, jaune: -13.130, green: 1.891
LMS
L: 4.151, M: 5.165, S: 53.565
YCbCr
Y: 77.940, Cb: 190.378, Cr: 107.950
YCgCo
Y: 91.500, Cg: -27.500, Co: -29.500
YDbDr
Y: 72.100, Db: 189.422, Dr: 61.070
YPbPr
Y: 68.536, Pb: 69.760, Pr: -18.164
xvYCC
Y: 74.860, Cb: 189.279, Cr: 112.044
YIQ
Y: 72.100, I: -57.346, Q: 36.617
YUV
Y: 72.100, U: 61.956, V: -28.161
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 12.539
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 6.914

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