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#2a2c42 Hex Color Code

#2a2c42 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a2c42 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2a2c42 is comprised of 16.47% red, 17.25% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #2a2c42 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 22% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.33 nm.

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#2a2c42 linear gradient to complementary #444726

  1. #2a2c42
  2. #30303e
  3. #353539
  4. #393935
  5. #3d3e30
  6. #41422b
  7. #444726

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #23253b
  2. #25273d
  3. #282a40
  4. #2a2c42
  5. #2c2e45
  6. #2f3147
  7. #31334a

Tints and Shades

#2a2c42 to White

  1. #2a2c42
  2. #4a4a5e
  3. #6b6b7c
  4. #8e8e9b
  5. #b2b2bb
  6. #d8d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#2a2c42 to Black

  1. #2a2c42
  2. #242638
  3. #1f1f2d
  4. #191924
  5. #13131a
  6. #0b0b10
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Valhalla V30-032-285
      #2a2b41
      ΔE = 0.496 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Quarterback B29-024-274
      #282b3c
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 0.782 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 1 300 / Amethyst 10
      #2c2c44
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Nocturne Blue
      #232c40
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6985
      #2f2f46
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ French Blue
      #283047
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Admiral Blue
      #2c2c3c
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Dark Blue
      #2d2b3b
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  12. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#2a2c42 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a2c42 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #2a2c42">…</p>

#2a2c42 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2a2c42">…</p>

#2a2c42 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a2c42">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2763842
Binary
00101010, 00101100, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#2a2c42
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#334 ΔE = 4.002
RGB
rgb(42, 44, 66)
RGBA
rgba(42, 44, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.289, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.172%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14013374 / 0xff2a2c42
HSL
hsl(235, 22%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 22%%, 21%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.000), saturation: 36% (0.364), value: 26% (0.259)
HSP
hue: 235.000, saturation: 36.364%, perceived brightness: 18.228%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.092, S: 25.487, L: 18.743
Cubehelix
H: -127.189, S: 0.274, L: 0.180
TSL
T: -2.747, S: 0.097, L: 0.180
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.364), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 74% (0.741)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 2.839, Y: 2.687, Z: 5.522
xyY
x: 0.257, y: 0.243, Y: 2.687
CIELab
L: 18.743, a: 5.373, b: -14.129
CIELuv
L: 18.743, u: -1.870, v: -15.433
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.743, C: 15.116, H: 290.820
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.743, C: 15.546, H: 263.092
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.392, a: 2.226, b: -8.500
CIECAM02
J: 13.596, C: 19.082, h: 272.126, Q: 72.646, M: 16.687, s: 47.927, H: 317.596
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.261, jaune: -2.506, green: -0.090
LMS
L: 2.338, M: 2.597, S: 5.476
YCbCr
Y: 55.438, Cb: 137.954, Cr: 125.560
YCgCo
Y: 49.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 45.910, Db: 30.226, Dr: 7.440
YPbPr
Y: 45.158, Pb: 11.230, Pr: -2.012
xvYCC
Y: 54.783, Cb: 137.865, Cr: 126.233
YIQ
Y: 45.910, I: -8.259, Q: 6.422
YUV
Y: 45.910, U: 9.887, V: -3.430
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.104
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.488

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