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#2872af Hex Color Code

#2872af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2872af is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2872af is comprised of 15.69% red, 44.71% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #2872af has a hue of 207° (degrees), 63% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.56 nm.

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#2872af linear gradient to complementary #a38735

  1. #2872af
  2. #55759c
  3. #6d7889
  4. #7f7b75
  5. #8d7f61
  6. #99834d
  7. #a38735

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005e99
  2. #0a65a0
  3. #1c6ba8
  4. #2872af
  5. #3279b6
  6. #3c80be
  7. #4586c5

Tones

  1. #2872af
  2. #3e71a4
  3. #4d7098
  4. #576f8d
  5. #606e82
  6. #666d77
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#2872af to white

  1. #2872af
  2. #5888bc
  3. #7d9eca
  4. #9eb6d7
  5. #bfcde4
  6. #dfe6f2
  7. #ffffff

#2872af to black

  1. #2872af
  2. #275e8f
  3. #244b71
  4. #1f3954
  5. #192839
  6. #12171f
  7. #000000

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  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 0.473 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 1.012 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6556
      #1d74b1
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 6129
      #3970a6
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  7. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  8. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10405
      #0071b2
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  15. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  23. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  27. Sto

    1. ★ 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  30. Duron

    1. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  31. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  32. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  33. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  34. Behr

    1. S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  36. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 10273 C
      #006caa
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  39. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  40. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  43. Chrysler

    1. Atlantic Blue
      #4372a4
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  44. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  45. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  46. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  47. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 14.4%

#2872af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2872af foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #2872af">…</p>

#2872af background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2872af">…</p>

#2872af shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2872af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2650799
Binary
00101000, 01110010, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#2872af
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#17b ΔE = 2.256
RGB
rgb(40, 114, 175)
RGBA
rgba(40, 114, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.122, g: 0.347, b: 0.532
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.344%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14126417 / 0xff2872af
HSL
hsl(207, 63%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 63%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.111), saturation: 77% (0.771), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 207.111, saturation: 77.143%, perceived brightness: 42.233%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.138, S: 89.192, L: 46.417
Cubehelix
H: -157.350, S: 0.807, L: 0.386
TSL
T: -2.120, S: 0.285, L: 0.388
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.771), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 14.627, Y: 15.579, Z: 42.785
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.213, Y: 15.579
CIELab
L: 46.417, a: -1.096, b: -38.874
CIELuv
L: 46.417, u: -25.650, v: -57.986
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.417, C: 38.889, H: 268.385
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.417, C: 63.406, H: 246.138
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.470, a: -2.923, b: -36.640
CIECAM02
J: 34.884, C: 50.162, h: 244.139, Q: 116.365, M: 43.866, s: 61.398, H: 303.138
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.328, jaune: -6.756, green: 3.089
LMS
L: 10.463, M: 16.415, S: 42.331
YCbCr
Y: 100.886, Cb: 165.731, Cr: 91.183
YCgCo
Y: 110.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: -23.750
YDbDr
Y: 98.828, Db: 114.613, Dr: 111.879
YPbPr
Y: 102.630, Pb: 39.010, Pr: -39.806
xvYCC
Y: 104.141, Cb: 162.268, Cr: 93.033
YIQ
Y: 98.828, I: -63.680, Q: 3.331
YUV
Y: 98.828, U: 37.485, V: -51.611
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.029
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.403

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