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#2a386b Hex Color Code

#2a386b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a386b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2a386b is comprised of 16.47% red, 21.96% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #2a386b has a hue of 227° (degrees), 44% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.34 nm.

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

#2a386b linear gradient to complementary #7d8c09

  1. #2a386b
  2. #424560
  3. #525255
  4. #5f6049
  5. #6a6e3b
  6. #747d2a
  7. #7d8c09

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e2f60
  2. #223264
  3. #263567
  4. #2a386b
  5. #2e3b6f
  6. #323e72
  7. #354276

Tones

  1. #2a386b
  2. #323b66
  3. #393e60
  4. #3e415b
  5. #434456
  6. #474850
  7. #4b4b4b

Tints and Shades

#2a386b to white

  1. #2a386b
  2. #4e5582
  3. #71749a
  4. #9395b3
  5. #b6b7cc
  6. #dadae5
  7. #ffffff

#2a386b to black

  1. #2a386b
  2. #252f59
  3. #202747
  4. #1b1f36
  5. #151726
  6. #0e0e17
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B11 Rich Blue
      #2b3769
      ΔE = 0.517 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6663
      #2a3969
      ΔE = 0.976 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ 6643
      #333967
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #2c3968
      ΔE = 1.126 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Blue
      #223b77
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Dark Blue
      #22386a
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. ★ Olympic Blue
      #293765
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Topsy Turvy B37-091-284
      #313669
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Wow V36-092-288
      #343467
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Fjord Blue
      #203769
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ Bleu d'Egypte | EE107
      #1e366d
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue / 2066-10
      #243973
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ Admiral Blue / 2065-10
      #2c3863
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Hyacinth Blue
      #213567
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Waterway Blue
      #173668
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #1e3a72
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Regal Blue Firemist
      #213464
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b7
      #283c74
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5040-R80B
      #233664
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. S 4050-R80B
      #203975
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3597 CP
      #1f356f
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. 3597 C
      #1c3775
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  15. Plascon

    1. Smoky Wings B6-E1-3
      #343c70
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  16. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 1
      #333d6b
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. Passionate Blue / A385
      #1f3665
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1e3564
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

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#2a386b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a386b foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #2a386b">…</p>

#2a386b background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #2a386b">…</p>

#2a386b shadow

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a386b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2766955
Binary
00101010, 00111000, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#2a386b
LRV
≈ 4.4%
Closest short hex
#236 ΔE = 2.375
RGB
rgb(42, 56, 107)
RGBA
rgba(42, 56, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.273, b: 0.522
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.210%, blue: 0.420%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14010261 / 0xff2a386b
HSL
hsl(227, 44%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 44%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.077), saturation: 61% (0.607), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 227.077, saturation: 60.748%, perceived brightness: 23.768%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.882, S: 61.055, L: 24.895
Cubehelix
H: -134.603, S: 0.584, L: 0.225
TSL
T: -2.405, S: 0.190, L: 0.226
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.607), magenta: 48% (0.477), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 5.022, Y: 4.382, Z: 14.488
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.183, Y: 4.382
CIELab
L: 24.895, a: 11.348, b: -31.596
CIELuv
L: 24.895, u: -7.106, v: -39.825
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.895, C: 33.572, H: 289.757
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.895, C: 40.454, H: 259.882
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.933, a: 6.192, b: -26.384
CIECAM02
J: 17.547, C: 37.462, h: 263.445, Q: 82.530, M: 32.760, s: 63.003, H: 312.896
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.424, jaune: -5.632, green: 0.562
LMS
L: 3.210, M: 3.993, S: 14.322
YCbCr
Y: 65.504, Cb: 152.461, Cr: 118.233
YCgCo
Y: 65.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -5.750
YDbDr
Y: 57.628, Db: 74.283, Dr: 29.729
YPbPr
Y: 56.690, Pb: 27.110, Pr: -9.346
xvYCC
Y: 64.687, Cb: 151.814, Cr: 119.790
YIQ
Y: 57.628, I: -24.724, Q: 12.908
YUV
Y: 57.628, U: 24.296, V: -13.711
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 1.910
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 4.919

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