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#2956b5 Hex Color Code

#2956b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2956b5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2956b5 is comprised of 16.08% red, 33.73% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #2956b5 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 63% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.31 nm.

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

#2956b5 linear gradient to complementary #bade00

  1. #2956b5
  2. #5e6aa3
  3. #7a8090
  4. #8f967b
  5. #a0ae64
  6. #aec646
  7. #bade00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046a2
  2. #114ca9
  3. #1f51af
  4. #2956b5
  5. #325bbb
  6. #3a61c2
  7. #4266c8

Tones

  1. #2956b5
  2. #415aa9
  3. #4f5e9e
  4. #5a6292
  5. #636686
  6. #6a6b7b
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#2956b5 to white

  1. #2956b5
  2. #5a6fc2
  3. #7f8ace
  4. #a0a6db
  5. #c0c3e7
  6. #e0e0f3
  7. #ffffff

#2956b5 to black

  1. #2956b5
  2. #284894
  3. #253a75
  4. #202c57
  5. #1a203b
  6. #121320
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.714 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
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    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2388 XGC
      #0055b5
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 2388 C
      #0050b5
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  6. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

#2956b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2956b5 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #2956b5">…</p>

#2956b5 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #2956b5">…</p>

#2956b5 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2956b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2709173
Binary
00101001, 01010110, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#2956b5
LRV
≈ 10.5%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 1.199
RGB
rgb(41, 86, 181)
RGBA
rgba(41, 86, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.133, g: 0.279, b: 0.588
RYB
red: 0.161%, yellow: 0.294%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14068043 / 0xff2956b5
HSL
hsl(221, 63%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 63%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.714), saturation: 77% (0.773), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 220.714, saturation: 77.348%, perceived brightness: 36.322%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.403, S: 86.032, L: 38.659
Cubehelix
H: -141.312, S: 0.953, L: 0.325
TSL
T: -2.132, S: 0.278, L: 0.327
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 52% (0.525), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.839), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 12.580, Y: 10.462, Z: 45.063
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.154, Y: 10.462
CIELab
L: 38.659, a: 19.211, b: -54.806
CIELuv
L: 38.659, u: -16.431, v: -80.069
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.659, C: 58.075, H: 289.317
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.659, C: 81.738, H: 258.403
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.345, a: 12.821, b: -59.963
CIECAM02
J: 27.917, C: 59.523, h: 257.462, Q: 104.099, M: 52.052, s: 70.713, H: 309.773
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.527, jaune: -9.819, green: 2.055
LMS
L: 6.395, M: 9.183, S: 44.495
YCbCr
Y: 87.619, Cb: 176.365, Cr: 101.500
YCgCo
Y: 98.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -24.750
YDbDr
Y: 83.375, Db: 146.885, Dr: 80.600
YPbPr
Y: 83.255, Pb: 52.675, Pr: -26.870
xvYCC
Y: 87.501, Cb: 174.271, Cr: 104.397
YIQ
Y: 83.375, I: -57.327, Q: 20.042
YUV
Y: 83.375, U: 48.042, V: -37.176
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.666
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.416

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