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#2974b6 Hex Color Code

#2974b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2974b6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2974b6 is comprised of 16.08% red, 45.49% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #2974b6 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 63% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.05 nm.

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#2974b6 linear gradient to complementary #ac9233

  1. #2974b6
  2. #5978a2
  3. #737d8e
  4. #868279
  5. #958764
  6. #a18c4d
  7. #ac9233

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00609f
  2. #0966a7
  3. #1c6dae
  4. #2974b6
  5. #347bbe
  6. #3e82c5
  7. #4789cd

Tones

  1. #2974b6
  2. #4173aa
  3. #4f729e
  4. #5b7293
  5. #637187
  6. #6a717c
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#2974b6 to white

  1. #2974b6
  2. #5a89c2
  3. #7ea0ce
  4. #a0b7db
  5. #c0cee7
  6. #dfe6f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2974b6 to black

  1. #2974b6
  2. #286095
  3. #244c75
  4. #203a57
  5. #1a283b
  6. #121820
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 CP
      #2b74b7
      ΔE = 0.417 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ P 109-8 C
      #0075bb
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 0.865 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  8. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  14. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  18. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  19. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  23. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6490
      #3a6fae
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 6497
      #386dad
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  25. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  29. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  30. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  31. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  33. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  36. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  38. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  39. GM / General Motors

    1. Clematis Blue (Light)
      #4877b1
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  40. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

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#2974b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2974b6 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #2974b6">…</p>

#2974b6 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #2974b6">…</p>

#2974b6 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2974b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2716854
Binary
00101001, 01110100, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#2974b6
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 1.174
RGB
rgb(41, 116, 182)
RGBA
rgba(41, 116, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.121, g: 0.342, b: 0.537
RYB
red: 16.078%, yellow: 35.278%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14060362 / 0xff2974b6
HSL
hsl(208, 63%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 63%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.085), saturation: 77% (0.775), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 208.085, saturation: 77.473%, perceived brightness: 43.275%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.444, S: 89.375, L: 47.415
Cubehelix
H: -156.156, S: 0.837, L: 0.395
TSL
T: -2.152, S: 0.285, L: 0.396
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.775), magenta: 36% (0.363), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.839), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 15.600, Y: 16.338, Z: 46.578
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.208, Y: 16.338
CIELab
L: 47.415, a: 0.419, b: -41.361
CIELuv
L: 47.415, u: -25.885, v: -62.320
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.415, C: 41.364, H: 270.581
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.415, C: 67.482, H: 247.444
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.420, a: -1.843, b: -40.029
CIECAM02
J: 35.797, C: 52.163, h: 245.438, Q: 117.878, M: 45.616, s: 62.208, H: 303.767
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.343, jaune: -7.208, green: 3.099
LMS
L: 10.886, M: 17.041, S: 46.074
YCbCr
Y: 102.837, Cb: 168.074, Cr: 90.389
YCgCo
Y: 113.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: -25.000
YDbDr
Y: 101.099, Db: 121.728, Dr: 114.297
YPbPr
Y: 104.777, Pb: 41.625, Pr: -40.536
xvYCC
Y: 105.985, Cb: 164.565, Cr: 92.392
YIQ
Y: 101.099, I: -65.882, Q: 4.676
YUV
Y: 101.099, U: 39.812, V: -52.726
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.713
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.705

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