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#2856c9 Hex Color Code

#2856c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2856c9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2856c9 is comprised of 15.69% red, 33.73% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #2856c9 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 67% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.18 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2856c9 linear gradient to complementary #aef100

  1. #2856c9
  2. #606db4
  3. #7d869f
  4. #90a088
  5. #9eba6e
  6. #a7d54d
  7. #aef100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046b5
  2. #064bbc
  3. #1b51c2
  4. #2856c9
  5. #335cd0
  6. #3c61d6
  7. #4567dd

Tones

  1. #2856c9
  2. #455bbc
  3. #5661ae
  4. #6367a1
  5. #6c6d94
  6. #737387
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#2856c9 to white

  1. #2856c9
  2. #5e6fd3
  3. #838adc
  4. #a4a6e5
  5. #c3c3ee
  6. #e1e0f7
  7. #ffffff

#2856c9 to black

  1. #2856c9
  2. #2848a4
  3. #263a81
  4. #212c60
  5. #1b2040
  6. #131323
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 36 250 / Marin 75
      #0054c8
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ 36群青
      #005ad6
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Crushed Ice B6-B1-3
      #3c50c8
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 C
      #0857c3
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  5. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85304, MS-4
      #3b5acf
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 12.7%

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#2856c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2856c9 foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2856c9">…</p>

#2856c9 background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #2856c9">…</p>

#2856c9 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2856c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2643657
Binary
00101000, 01010110, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#2856c9
LRV
≈ 11.3%
Closest short hex
#25c ΔE = 0.635
RGB
rgb(40, 86, 201)
RGBA
rgba(40, 86, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.122, g: 0.263, b: 0.615
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.297%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14133559 / 0xff2856c9
HSL
hsl(223, 67%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 67%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.857), saturation: 80% (0.801), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 222.857, saturation: 80.100%, perceived brightness: 38.073%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.118, S: 88.516, L: 40.118
Cubehelix
H: -138.982, S: 1.100, L: 0.333
TSL
T: -2.223, S: 0.298, L: 0.335
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.801), magenta: 57% (0.572), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 14.742, Y: 11.322, Z: 56.655
xyY
x: 0.178, y: 0.137, Y: 11.322
CIELab
L: 40.118, a: 26.756, b: -64.109
CIELuv
L: 40.118, u: -16.438, v: -94.358
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.118, C: 69.468, H: 292.653
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.118, C: 95.779, H: 260.118
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.648, a: 19.319, b: -76.276
CIECAM02
J: 29.033, C: 66.527, h: 258.694, Q: 106.160, M: 58.177, s: 74.028, H: 310.408
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.597, jaune: -11.569, green: 2.233
LMS
L: 6.466, M: 9.192, S: 55.913
YCbCr
Y: 89.322, Cb: 185.293, Cr: 99.641
YCgCo
Y: 103.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: -30.250
YDbDr
Y: 85.356, Db: 173.995, Dr: 86.273
YPbPr
Y: 84.482, Pb: 62.790, Pr: -28.290
xvYCC
Y: 88.555, Cb: 183.157, Cr: 103.149
YIQ
Y: 85.356, I: -64.348, Q: 26.054
YUV
Y: 85.356, U: 56.909, V: -39.791
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 8.621
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.751

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