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#2a3859 Hex Color Code

#2a3859 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a3859 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2a3859 is comprised of 16.47% red, 21.96% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #2a3859 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 36% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.14 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#2a3859 linear gradient to complementary #5f5c24

  1. #2a3859
  2. #383e51
  3. #424349
  4. #4b4941
  5. #524f38
  6. #59562f
  7. #5f5c24

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #202f4f
  2. #233252
  3. #273556
  4. #2a3859
  5. #2d3b5c
  6. #313e60
  7. #344163

Tones

  1. #2a3859
  2. #2f3a55
  3. #343b51
  4. #383d4e
  5. #3c3f4a
  6. #3f4046
  7. #424242

Tints and Shades

#2a3859 to white

  1. #2a3859
  2. #4c5573
  3. #6d748d
  4. #9095a9
  5. #b4b7c5
  6. #d9dbe1
  7. #ffffff

#2a3859 to black

  1. #2a3859
  2. #252f4a
  3. #1f273c
  4. #1a1f2e
  5. #141721
  6. #0c0e14
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6703
      #25395c
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. ★ 6676
      #2e3c5c
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Tarpon Blue
      #2f3a5b
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ Bahama Blue
      #213557
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4027 TCX
      #233658
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. 295 CP
      #1f3a60
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bold Blue / 2064-10
      #2c3659
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Symphony Blue / 2060-10
      #213c5e
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Plush Velvet 1
      #2c385d
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Spectrum Blue
      #2d3753
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #233352
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2008-5
      #293559
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  8. Alcro

    1. ★ Iridiscent blue
      #283653
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue
      #243456
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Dark Lapis
      #233353
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ American Blue PPKR-44
      #2c3c60
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10942
      #263960
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10941
      #1b3659
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Midnight Oil B36-045-266
      #283854
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Cobalt B39-058-260
      #273c5a
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Majestic Blue
      #2b3853
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #2a3d5d
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Lush Lavender
      #333b58
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 4-39-7 Overture
      #333955
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 4-38-7 Sphinx
      #303d58
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Regency Blue
      #2f3953
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #1d355b
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  18. Caparol

    1. 45 9 240 / Pacific 40
      #203860
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. 40/18
      #243450
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  19. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-39-7 Overtune
      #333d59
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5040-R90B
      #1b3961
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 4.0%

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#2a3859 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a3859 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #2a3859">…</p>

#2a3859 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #2a3859">…</p>

#2a3859 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a3859">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2766937
Binary
00101010, 00111000, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#2a3859
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 2.435
RGB
rgb(42, 56, 89)
RGBA
rgba(42, 56, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.299, b: 0.476
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.207%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14010279 / 0xff2a3859
HSL
hsl(222, 36%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 36%, 26%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.128), saturation: 53% (0.528), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 222.128, saturation: 52.809%, perceived brightness: 22.429%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.530, S: 53.088, L: 23.808
Cubehelix
H: -139.767, S: 0.417, L: 0.217
TSL
T: -2.192, S: 0.153, L: 0.218
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.528), magenta: 37% (0.371), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 4.172, Y: 4.042, Z: 10.010
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.222, Y: 4.042
CIELab
L: 23.808, a: 4.782, b: -21.629
CIELuv
L: 23.808, u: -6.768, v: -26.227
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.808, C: 22.151, H: 282.467
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.808, C: 27.087, H: 255.530
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.104, a: 1.858, b: -15.448
CIECAM02
J: 16.850, C: 28.126, h: 259.469, Q: 80.875, M: 24.596, s: 55.147, H: 310.810
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.312, jaune: -3.802, green: 0.627
LMS
L: 3.168, M: 3.987, S: 9.911
YCbCr
Y: 63.740, Cb: 144.559, Cr: 119.511
YCgCo
Y: 60.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 55.576, Db: 50.289, Dr: 25.823
YPbPr
Y: 55.394, Pb: 18.110, Pr: -8.518
xvYCC
Y: 63.574, Cb: 143.908, Cr: 120.518
YIQ
Y: 55.576, I: -18.942, Q: 7.307
YUV
Y: 55.576, U: 16.448, V: -11.910
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 2.193
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.564

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