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

#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

#2974b6 to black

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

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 CP
      #2b74b7
      ΔE = 0.417 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 18-4141 TPG
      #4176b0
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 0.675 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6503
      #2f75b8
      ΔE = 0.796 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 6483
      #3f77b6
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  5. Model Master

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

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

    1. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  8. 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%
  9. 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%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. CF10405
      #0071b2
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

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

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

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

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. 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%
  19. Federal Standard

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

    1. ★ 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  22. 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%
  23. Benjamin Moore

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

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  25. 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%
  26. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  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. Ford

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

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

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

#2974b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2974b6 foreground

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

George Moore
<p style="color: #2974b6">…</p>

#2974b6 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #2974b6">…</p>

#2974b6 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<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: 0.161%, yellow: 0.353%, blue: 0.714%
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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