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#2851b8 Hex Color Code

#2851b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2851b8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2851b8 is comprised of 15.69% red, 31.76% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #2851b8 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 64% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.37 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#2851b8 linear gradient to complementary #a6e000

  1. #2851b8
  2. #5a67a5
  3. #757d92
  4. #87957d
  5. #95ae65
  6. #9fc747
  7. #a6e000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0042a6
  2. #0f47ac
  3. #1d4cb2
  4. #2851b8
  5. #3156be
  6. #395bc4
  7. #4160ca

Tones

  1. #2851b8
  2. #4156ac
  3. #505ba0
  4. #5b6094
  5. #646588
  6. #6b6b7c
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#2851b8 to white

  1. #2851b8
  2. #5b6bc4
  3. #7f86d0
  4. #a1a3dc
  5. #c1c1e8
  6. #e0e0f4
  7. #ffffff

#2851b8 to black

  1. #2851b8
  2. #274497
  3. #253777
  4. #202a58
  5. #1a1e3b
  6. #121321
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2388 C
      #0050b5
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 2132 C
      #0857c3
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  3. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. 70 36 250 / Marin 75
      #0054c8
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

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#2851b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2851b8 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #2851b8">…</p>

#2851b8 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2851b8">…</p>

#2851b8 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2851b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2642360
Binary
00101000, 01010001, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#2851b8
LRV
≈ 9.8%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 1.512
RGB
rgb(40, 81, 184)
RGBA
rgba(40, 81, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.131, g: 0.266, b: 0.603
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.282%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14134856 / 0xff2851b8
HSL
hsl(223, 64%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 64%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.917), saturation: 78% (0.783), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 222.917, saturation: 78.261%, perceived brightness: 35.488%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.834, S: 86.384, L: 37.472
Cubehelix
H: -138.918, S: 1.014, L: 0.314
TSL
T: -2.225, S: 0.286, L: 0.316
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.783), magenta: 56% (0.560), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 12.466, Y: 9.795, Z: 46.572
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.142, Y: 9.795
CIELab
L: 37.472, a: 23.555, b: -58.496
CIELuv
L: 37.472, u: -15.165, v: -84.570
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.472, C: 63.061, H: 291.934
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.472, C: 85.919, H: 259.834
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.297, a: 16.329, b: -66.318
CIECAM02
J: 26.869, C: 61.913, h: 258.862, Q: 102.126, M: 54.142, s: 72.812, H: 310.495
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.573, jaune: -10.535, green: 1.981
LMS
L: 5.780, M: 8.140, S: 45.969
YCbCr
Y: 85.136, Cb: 179.285, Cr: 102.688
YCgCo
Y: 96.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -26.000
YDbDr
Y: 80.483, Db: 155.749, Dr: 77.004
YPbPr
Y: 79.683, Pb: 56.215, Pr: -25.238
xvYCC
Y: 84.434, Cb: 177.381, Cr: 105.830
YIQ
Y: 80.483, I: -57.514, Q: 23.377
YUV
Y: 80.483, U: 50.941, V: -35.516
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.135
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 4.120

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