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#2a42cf Hex Color Code

#2a42cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a42cf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2a42cf is comprised of 16.47% red, 25.88% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #2a42cf has a hue of 231° (degrees), 66% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.75 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2a42cf linear gradient to complementary #51f900

  1. #2a42cf
  2. #5760ba
  3. #6b7ea4
  4. #749d8c
  5. #73bb72
  6. #6ada50
  7. #51f900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034bd
  2. #0d39c3
  3. #1e3dc9
  4. #2a42cf
  5. #3447d5
  6. #3d4cdb
  7. #4551e1

Tones

  1. #2a42cf
  2. #494cc1
  3. #5b55b4
  4. #675fa6
  5. #716999
  6. #78738b
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#2a42cf to white

  1. #2a42cf
  2. #615fd8
  3. #877de1
  4. #a79ce9
  5. #c6bcf1
  6. #e3ddf8
  7. #ffffff

#2a42cf to black

  1. #2a42cf
  2. #2a38a9
  3. #282d85
  4. #232462
  5. #1c1a42
  6. #141024
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 25 280 / Lavendel 180
      #483ccc
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 9.0%

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#2a42cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a42cf foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #2a42cf">…</p>

#2a42cf background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #2a42cf">…</p>

#2a42cf 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 #2a42cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2769615
Binary
00101010, 01000010, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#2a42cf
LRV
≈ 8.9%
Closest short hex
#34c ΔE = 0.878
RGB
rgb(42, 66, 207)
RGBA
rgba(42, 66, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.133, g: 0.210, b: 0.657
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.247%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14007601 / 0xff2a42cf
HSL
hsl(231, 66%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 66%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.273), saturation: 80% (0.797), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 231.273, saturation: 79.710%, perceived brightness: 35.008%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.662, S: 86.431, L: 35.776
Cubehelix
H: -130.543, S: 1.299, L: 0.291
TSL
T: -2.588, S: 0.316, L: 0.294
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.797), magenta: 68% (0.681), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 14.162, Y: 8.892, Z: 59.989
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.107, Y: 8.892
CIELab
L: 35.776, a: 41.900, b: -74.691
CIELuv
L: 35.776, u: -11.570, v: -104.170
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.776, C: 85.641, H: 299.292
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.776, C: 104.811, H: 263.662
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.819, a: 32.588, b: -98.403
CIECAM02
J: 25.245, C: 72.262, h: 262.326, Q: 98.992, M: 63.192, s: 79.897, H: 312.305
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.745, jaune: -13.678, green: 1.962
LMS
L: 4.455, M: 5.496, S: 59.157
YCbCr
Y: 80.344, Cb: 193.451, Cr: 107.453
YCgCo
Y: 95.250, Cg: -29.250, Co: -30.750
YDbDr
Y: 74.898, Db: 198.753, Dr: 62.589
YPbPr
Y: 71.040, Pb: 73.260, Pr: -18.486
xvYCC
Y: 77.011, Cb: 192.354, Cr: 111.761
YIQ
Y: 74.898, I: -59.595, Q: 38.795
YUV
Y: 74.898, U: 65.008, V: -28.861
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 13.792
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 5.775

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