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#2a2a79 Hex Color Code

#2a2a79 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a2a79 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2a2a79 is comprised of 16.47% red, 16.47% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #2a2a79 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 48% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2a2a79 linear gradient to complementary #50a300

  1. #2a2a79
  2. #3f3e6d
  3. #4c5161
  4. #536553
  5. #567a43
  6. #558e2e
  7. #50a300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e226f
  2. #222572
  3. #262776
  4. #2a2a79
  5. #2e2d7c
  6. #313080
  7. #353283

Tones

  1. #2a2a79
  2. #353173
  3. #3e376c
  4. #443e66
  5. #4a455f
  6. #4e4b59
  7. #525252

Tints and Shades

#2a2a79 to white

  1. #2a2a79
  2. #51498f
  3. #746aa5
  4. #978dbb
  5. #b9b2d2
  6. #dcd8e8
  7. #ffffff

#2a2a79 to black

  1. #2a2a79
  2. #262464
  3. #211e50
  4. #1c193d
  5. #16132a
  6. #0f0b19
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 0.465 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2105 CP
      #382c75
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 2745 CP
      #362d72
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  3. Caparol

    1. 5118-R81B
      #24307c
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 50 15 265 / Astra 65
      #243084
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  4. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Blue Bell V38-095-294
      #392d73
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  5. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  6. Ford

    1. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b6
      #38296f
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  9. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 3.0%

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#2a2a79 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a2a79 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2a2a79">…</p>

#2a2a79 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #2a2a79">…</p>

#2a2a79 shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a2a79">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2763385
Binary
00101010, 00101010, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#2a2a79
LRV
≈ 3.5%
Closest short hex
#327 ΔE = 3.030
RGB
rgb(42, 42, 121)
RGBA
rgba(42, 42, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.205, b: 0.590
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.165%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14013831 / 0xff2a2a79
HSL
hsl(240, 48%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 48%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 65% (0.653), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 65.289%, perceived brightness: 22.294%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 60.855, L: 22.046
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.879, L: 0.199
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.244, L: 0.200
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.653), magenta: 65% (0.653), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 5.233, Y: 3.528, Z: 18.491
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.129, Y: 3.528
CIELab
L: 22.046, a: 26.220, b: -45.158
CIELuv
L: 22.046, u: -3.906, v: -54.133
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.046, C: 52.218, H: 300.141
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.046, C: 54.274, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.784, a: 16.857, b: -45.217
CIECAM02
J: 15.517, C: 47.820, h: 270.306, Q: 77.609, M: 41.818, s: 73.405, H: 316.593
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.633, jaune: -8.242, green: -0.025
LMS
L: 2.347, M: 2.420, S: 18.247
YCbCr
Y: 59.820, Cb: 162.681, Cr: 122.391
YCgCo
Y: 61.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: -9.250
YDbDr
Y: 51.006, Db: 105.307, Dr: 17.143
YPbPr
Y: 47.688, Pb: 39.500, Pr: -3.634
xvYCC
Y: 56.956, Cb: 162.698, Cr: 124.808
YIQ
Y: 51.006, I: -25.380, Q: 24.580
YUV
Y: 51.006, U: 34.444, V: -7.901
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.760
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 5.385

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