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#2a3857 Hex Color Code

#2a3857 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a3857 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2a3857 is comprised of 16.47% red, 21.96% green and 34.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2a3857 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 35% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.63 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#2a3857 linear gradient to complementary #5b5726

  1. #2a3857
  2. #363d50
  3. #404248
  4. #484740
  5. #4f4c38
  6. #555230
  7. #5b5726

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #202f4d
  2. #233250
  3. #273554
  4. #2a3857
  5. #2d3b5a
  6. #313e5e
  7. #344161

Tones

  1. #2a3857
  2. #2f3953
  3. #333b50
  4. #373c4c
  5. #3b3e48
  6. #3e3f45
  7. #414141

Tints and Shades

#2a3857 to white

  1. #2a3857
  2. #4b5571
  3. #6d748c
  4. #9095a7
  5. #b4b7c4
  6. #d9dbe1
  7. #ffffff

#2a3857 to black

  1. #2a3857
  2. #252f49
  3. #1f273b
  4. #1a1f2d
  5. #141720
  6. #0c0e14
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Alcro

    1. ★ Iridiscent blue
      #283653
      ΔE = 1.201 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Spectrum Blue
      #2d3753
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #233352
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Midnight Oil B36-045-266
      #283854
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. ★ Cobalt B39-058-260
      #273c5a
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4027 TCX
      #233658
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. 295 CP
      #1f3a60
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tarpon Blue
      #2f3a5b
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Inca Blue
      #29324f
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bold Blue / 2064-10
      #2c3659
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Symphony Blue / 2060-10
      #213c5e
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  8. Levis

    1. ★ Lush Lavender
      #333b58
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6710
      #23375c
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 6717
      #213559
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Arctic Blue
      #2a3d5d
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Legion Blue
      #233d61
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  11. Tollens

    1. T2008-5
      #293559
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  12. Ford

    1. Dark Lapis
      #233353
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Aqua Blue
      #1a385a
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  13. Caparol

    1. 40/18
      #243450
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  14. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 1
      #2c385d
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  15. Behr

    1. American Blue PPKR-44
      #2c3c60
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Spartacus Blue Firemist
      #223354
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. International Blue
      #1f365b
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 3-38-7 Royal Pageant
      #2f3e5d
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 4-37-7 Universe
      #2e3a51
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-39-7 Overtune
      #333d59
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10940
      #1b375a
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. CF10941
      #1b3659
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. Dyed Denim
      #233a56
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  21. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35053
      #263b56
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Flower Annie Chs-49
      #2f374e
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

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#2a3857 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a3857 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #2a3857">…</p>

#2a3857 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2a3857">…</p>

#2a3857 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a3857">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2766935
Binary
00101010, 00111000, 01010111
Hexadecimal
#2a3857
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 2.531
RGB
rgb(42, 56, 87)
RGBA
rgba(42, 56, 87, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.303, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.207%, blue: 0.341%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14010281 / 0xff2a3857
HSL
hsl(221, 35%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 35%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.333), saturation: 52% (0.517), value: 34% (0.341)
HSP
hue: 221.333, saturation: 51.724%, perceived brightness: 22.291%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.747, S: 52.134, L: 23.699
Cubehelix
H: -140.632, S: 0.398, L: 0.217
TSL
T: -2.158, S: 0.148, L: 0.217
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.517), magenta: 36% (0.356), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 66% (0.659)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 66% (0.659)
XYZ
X: 4.089, Y: 4.008, Z: 9.573
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.227, Y: 4.008
CIELab
L: 23.699, a: 4.077, b: -20.486
CIELuv
L: 23.699, u: -6.734, v: -24.694
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.699, C: 20.888, H: 281.255
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.699, C: 25.596, H: 254.747
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.021, a: 1.417, b: -14.335
CIECAM02
J: 16.780, C: 27.008, h: 258.670, Q: 80.706, M: 23.618, s: 54.097, H: 310.396
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.299, jaune: -3.595, green: 0.642
LMS
L: 3.164, M: 3.986, S: 9.481
YCbCr
Y: 63.544, Cb: 143.681, Cr: 119.653
YCgCo
Y: 60.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 55.348, Db: 47.623, Dr: 25.389
YPbPr
Y: 55.250, Pb: 17.110, Pr: -8.426
xvYCC
Y: 63.450, Cb: 143.030, Cr: 120.598
YIQ
Y: 55.348, I: -18.299, Q: 6.685
YUV
Y: 55.348, U: 15.576, V: -11.710
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 2.671
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.950

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