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#2859b9 Hex Color Code

#2859b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2859b9 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2859b9 is comprised of 15.69% red, 34.9% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #2859b9 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 64% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.6 nm.

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#2859b9 linear gradient to complementary #c1e100

  1. #2859b9
  2. #5f6da6
  3. #7d8393
  4. #93997e
  5. #a5b166
  6. #b4c847
  7. #c1e100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0049a6
  2. #0d4eac
  3. #1d54b3
  4. #2859b9
  5. #325ebf
  6. #3a64c6
  7. #426acc

Tones

  1. #2859b9
  2. #415dad
  3. #5060a1
  4. #5c6495
  5. #646989
  6. #6b6d7d
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#2859b9 to white

  1. #2859b9
  2. #5a72c5
  3. #7f8cd1
  4. #a1a8dd
  5. #c1c4e8
  6. #e0e1f4
  7. #ffffff

#2859b9 to black

  1. #2859b9
  2. #274a98
  3. #243c77
  4. #202e59
  5. #1a213c
  6. #121421
  7. #000000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2935 C
      #0057b7
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2388 XGC
      #0055b5
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  4. Caparol

    1. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 60 14 265 / Astra 70
      #4858ac
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  7. Crayola

    1. Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 12.2%

#2859b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2859b9 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #2859b9">…</p>

#2859b9 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2859b9">…</p>

#2859b9 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2859b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2644409
Binary
00101000, 01011001, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#2859b9
LRV
≈ 11.1%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 1.746
RGB
rgb(40, 89, 185)
RGBA
rgba(40, 89, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.127, g: 0.283, b: 0.589
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.300%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14132807 / 0xff2859b9
HSL
hsl(220, 64%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 64%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.724), saturation: 78% (0.784), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 219.724, saturation: 78.378%, perceived brightness: 37.265%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.956, S: 87.340, L: 39.744
Cubehelix
H: -142.411, S: 0.970, L: 0.333
TSL
T: -2.091, S: 0.284, L: 0.334
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.784), magenta: 52% (0.519), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 13.201, Y: 11.097, Z: 47.336
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.155, Y: 11.097
CIELab
L: 39.744, a: 18.664, b: -55.400
CIELuv
L: 39.744, u: -17.401, v: -81.554
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.744, C: 58.459, H: 288.618
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.744, C: 83.389, H: 257.956
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.312, a: 12.441, b: -60.930
CIECAM02
J: 28.821, C: 60.300, h: 256.753, Q: 105.771, M: 52.732, s: 70.608, H: 309.409
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.522, jaune: -9.916, green: 2.199
LMS
L: 6.754, M: 9.838, S: 46.740
YCbCr
Y: 89.266, Cb: 177.396, Cr: 99.673
YCgCo
Y: 100.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -26.250
YDbDr
Y: 85.293, Db: 150.018, Dr: 86.149
YPbPr
Y: 85.475, Pb: 53.635, Pr: -28.916
xvYCC
Y: 89.408, Cb: 175.115, Cr: 102.599
YIQ
Y: 85.293, I: -60.031, Q: 19.508
YUV
Y: 85.293, U: 49.066, V: -39.736
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.645
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 1.306

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