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#2a279b Hex Color Code

#2a279b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a279b is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2a279b is comprised of 16.47% red, 15.29% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #2a279b has a hue of 242° (degrees), 60% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.6 nm.

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#2a279b linear gradient to complementary #0ec200

  1. #2a279b
  2. #45428b
  3. #515c7b
  4. #547569
  5. #508f55
  6. #40a83b
  7. #0ec200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #171d8f
  2. #1e2193
  3. #242497
  4. #2a279b
  5. #2f2a9f
  6. #342da3
  7. #3931a7

Tones

  1. #2a279b
  2. #3d3192
  3. #493b88
  4. #52447f
  5. #584e75
  6. #5d586b
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#2a279b to white

  1. #2a279b
  2. #5848ac
  3. #7d6abd
  4. #9e8dce
  5. #bfb2de
  6. #dfd8ef
  7. #ffffff

#2a279b to black

  1. #2a279b
  2. #28227f
  3. #241d65
  4. #1f184c
  5. #191334
  6. #120b1d
  7. #000000

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#2a279b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a279b foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #2a279b">…</p>

#2a279b background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #2a279b">…</p>

#2a279b shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a279b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2762651
Binary
00101010, 00100111, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#2a279b
LRV
≈ 4.3%
Closest short hex
#329 ΔE = 1.437
RGB
rgb(42, 39, 155)
RGBA
rgba(42, 39, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.178, g: 0.165, b: 0.657
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14014565 / 0xff2a279b
HSL
hsl(242, 60%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 60%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.552), saturation: 75% (0.748), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 241.552, saturation: 74.839%, perceived brightness: 25.291%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.252, S: 76.590, L: 24.668
Cubehelix
H: -121.828, S: 1.242, L: 0.207
TSL
T: -3.013, S: 0.307, L: 0.208
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.729), magenta: 75% (0.748), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 7.595, Y: 4.309, Z: 31.435
xyY
x: 0.175, y: 0.099, Y: 4.309
CIELab
L: 24.668, a: 40.066, b: -62.068
CIELuv
L: 24.668, u: -4.946, v: -75.510
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.668, C: 73.876, H: 302.843
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.668, C: 75.672, H: 266.252
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.758, a: 28.980, b: -75.255
CIECAM02
J: 17.062, C: 60.525, h: 267.755, Q: 81.381, M: 52.929, s: 80.646, H: 315.203
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.790, jaune: -11.441, green: 0.603
LMS
L: 2.312, M: 2.163, S: 30.995
YCbCr
Y: 61.640, Cb: 178.480, Cr: 121.081
YCgCo
Y: 68.750, Cg: -29.750, Co: -17.750
YDbDr
Y: 53.121, Db: 153.278, Dr: 21.173
YPbPr
Y: 47.991, Pb: 57.655, Pr: -3.836
xvYCC
Y: 57.216, Cb: 178.646, Cr: 124.630
YIQ
Y: 53.121, I: -35.479, Q: 36.726
YUV
Y: 53.121, U: 50.135, V: -9.756
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.490
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 5.260

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