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#2a4978 Hex Color Code

#2a4978 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a4978 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a4978 is comprised of 16.47% red, 28.63% green and 47.06% blue. In the HSL color space #2a4978 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 48% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.98 nm.

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  1. Nottingham Council House with Tram shot at Twilight
  2. A plane at sunset in the sky
  3. Belizean flag in the wind

Color Variations

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#2a4978 linear gradient to complementary #7e7424

  1. #2a4978
  2. #434f6c
  3. #54565f
  4. #615d53
  5. #6c6545
  6. #756c36
  7. #7e7424

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a3d6a
  2. #1f416f
  3. #254573
  4. #2a4978
  5. #2f4d7d
  6. #345181
  7. #395686

Tones

  1. #2a4978
  2. #344a71
  3. #3c4b6b
  4. #434d65
  5. #484e5e
  6. #4d5058
  7. #515151

Tints and Shades

#2a4978 to white

  1. #2a4978
  2. #50648e
  3. #7281a3
  4. #959fba
  5. #b8bed0
  6. #dbdee8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2a4978 to black

  1. #2a4978
  2. #263d63
  3. #21324f
  4. #1c273c
  5. #161c2a
  6. #0e1119
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #28497a
      ΔE = 0.545 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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    1. ★ 6655
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      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ 6667
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      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
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    1. ★ Dragonfly / 348-7
      #304a77
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
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      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
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      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Sailboat S-H-590
      #224978
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
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      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
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    1. ★ Deep Nankin Blue / HC30
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      ΔE = 1.204 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  7. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80308,XF8
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      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4055 TCX / Galaxy Blue
      #2a4c7d
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 8785 C
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      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  9. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bangle / 14188
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      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Bicycle Blue / 25808
      #355284
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-36-7 Big Blue
      #224c7e
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 3-36-7 Academy Blue
      #1e4972
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Inky Sea / AC233-B
      #244975
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Midnight Interlude / AC232-B
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      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 139 - Nautical
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Jazz Age
      #254f79
      ΔE = 3.593 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.39.20
      #334c78
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. V3.34.18
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  14. Nerolac

    1. ★ Olympian Blue - 2392
      #294b76
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4550-R80B
      #1e4b7a
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Patriot Blue / 2064-20
      #194b7d
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Downpour Blue / 2063-20
      #26476a
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Blue
      #13497b
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Deep Blue
      #17517e
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  18. Dulux Australia

    1. Sapphire Blue B14 / O45
      #294b74
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Cook's Bay / A337
      #015283
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  19. Resene

    1. Limitless B43-058-261
      #254b75
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  20. Delta

    1. Navy Blue / 020890202W
      #1f4880
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. Phthalo Blue / 025020202W
      #004077
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Twilight Zone / 91BB 07/263
      #43476b
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 4.223 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  23. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Bleu Atlantide
      #074474
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  24. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10931
      #1c4974
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. CF10949
      #404869
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  26. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.963 #57
      #32486c
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4050-R90B
      #144478
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 4055-B
      #004672
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-7 Academy Blue
      #234f7d
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 3.893 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  29. Berger

    1. Midnight Interlude / AC144
      #30466b
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Midnight Interlude
      #30466b
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  31. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Sailor Suit 27-16
      #004476
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  32. Brillux

    1. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 57.18.30
      #1e3f6d
      ΔE = 4.364 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  33. Dulux

    1. 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 3.009 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 91BB 07/263
      #3f486e
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  34. Ford

    1. Marine Blue
      #325080
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Blue
      #175087
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  35. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  36. Glidden

    1. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 3.096 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Blue Tang / PPG1160-7
      #2a4b6e
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  37. FolkArt

    1. Galaxy Blue / 99258
      #384572
      ΔE = 3.137 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  38. Teknos

    1. GBI168
      #2b426c
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  39. Duron

    1. Dignity Blue
      #00477b
      ΔE = 3.192 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Dignified
      #37426f
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Inky Sea / AC145
      #274b71
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  41. Loop

    1. Lille / LP-205
      #004a7c
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  42. Focoltone

    1. 3439
      #004779
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 2260
      #004482
      ΔE = 4.778 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  43. Apple Barrel

    1. Deep Navy / 21976E
      #004780
      ΔE = 3.382 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Neon Blue / 20492
      #174071
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-24 Sailboat Blue
      #114374
      ΔE = 3.434 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  45. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B14 Sapphire
      #28426a
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  46. Disney

    1. 3B-30 Sorcerers Hat
      #1c4e7a
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 3B-20 Space Hero Blue
      #334367
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
      #2d4780
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Benedict Blue / NP PB 1512 A
      #3c4a6d
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  48. Audi

    1. Laser Blue Pearl / LC5J, Y3Y3
      #064a79
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Sapphire Blue / L50D
      #374c6d
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  49. Crown Paint

    1. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 3.610 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Regal Blue
      #0d4787
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  50. Clark+Kensington

    1. Air Guitar / 36C-7
      #1c4c76
      ΔE = 3.615 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Saphire / 1018
      #3d5275
      ΔE = 5.093 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  51. Asian Paints

    1. Bing Blue / 9205
      #284b86
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Oriental Blue / 1306
      #364b82
      ΔE = 3.808 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  52. Fabric Creations

    1. Indigo / 26337
      #014479
      ΔE = 3.654 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  53. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  54. Valspar Paint

    1. Boat Blue
      #3d4f76
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Batik
      #3a4666
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. Florida Waters / 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  56. ECOS Paints

    1. Florida Waters (0599)
      #344b83
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  57. Colortrend

    1. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 3.813 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  58. AWD

    1. Cargo Blue / 1BL
      #004681
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  59. Plascon

    1. Milano Blue B2-B1-2
      #00447c
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  60. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Pavone 849
      #33527e
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Bleu Esperia 496
      #415381
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  61. Volkswagen

    1. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Blue
      #0d4671
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  62. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  63. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  64. Olympic

    1. Daring Indigo B47-6
      #314e72
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Egyptian Violet C46-6
      #394c6c
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  65. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blueblood - 6966
      #015086
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  66. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro / B13
      #244169
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  67. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Admiral Blue 448-7
      #324266
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Star Spangled 450-7
      #304969
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  68. Caparol

    1. 2352
      #3c4470
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 39/09
      #004070
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  69. Wattyl

    1. Space Odyssey / E28W
      #25527f
      ΔE = 4.141 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  70. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-b6
      #1b5288
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  71. Ferrari

    1. Azzurro / 666092
      #08427a
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  72. Mylands of London

    1. Deep Blue
      #114785
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  73. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 244A Blue Purple
      #3c4a6a
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 202A Blue Thunder
      #2c4e72
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  74. CIL

    1. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Subzero Blue
      #365379
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  75. Krylon

    1. Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  76. Daihatsu

    1. Blue / B24
      #1d3f6d
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  77. GM / General Motors

    1. Regal Blue
      #2a3f71
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  78. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Indigo Night / 74
      #324680
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  79. Kansai Paint

    1. Wira Blue
      #365278
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  80. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  81. Dutch Boy

    1. Moonlit Sky
      #384c6b
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Navy Sateen
      #283e69
      ΔE = 4.677 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  82. Taubmans

    1. Daring Indigo / T10 39F-2
      #394f70
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Virginia Blue / T10 43I-2
      #305174
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  83. KILZ

    1. Blue Uniform / B912
      #3b4e6e
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  84. Peintures MF

    1. CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Bleu officier
      #40446a
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  85. Levis

    1. Shady Purple A70
      #3b4966
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  86. ZAZ

    1. Blau / 425
      #004170
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  87. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0056
      #044872
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  88. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0056
      #044872
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  89. Para

    1. Dazzle Denim / PF72
      #395173
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  90. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Vivid Blue
      #154169
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  91. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 5.076 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  92. RAL

    1. RAL 5010 / Gentian Blue
      #004f7c
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. RAL 5005 / Signal Blue
      #005387
      ΔE = 5.188 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  93. Earthborn

    1. Button Tin
      #0d3f78
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 5.0%

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#2a4978 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a4978 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #2a4978">…</p>

#2a4978 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #2a4978">…</p>

#2a4978 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a4978">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2771320
Binary
00101010, 01001001, 01111000
Hexadecimal
#2a4978
LRV
≈ 6.6%
Closest short hex
#247 ΔE = 2.378
RGB
rgb(42, 73, 120)
RGBA
rgba(42, 73, 120, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.311, b: 0.511
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 25.170%, blue: 47.059%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14005896 / 0xff2a4978
HSL
hsl(216, 48%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 48%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.154), saturation: 65% (0.650), value: 47% (0.471)
HSP
hue: 216.154, saturation: 65.000%, perceived brightness: 28.542%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.542, S: 72.546, L: 30.909
Cubehelix
H: -146.484, S: 0.576, L: 0.270
TSL
T: -1.946, S: 0.210, L: 0.271
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.650), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.529)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 53% (0.529)
XYZ
X: 6.726, Y: 6.613, Z: 18.688
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.206, Y: 6.613
CIELab
L: 30.909, a: 4.624, b: -30.269
CIELuv
L: 30.909, u: -12.752, v: -40.549
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.909, C: 30.620, H: 278.685
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.909, C: 42.507, H: 252.542
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.715, a: 1.688, b: -25.086
CIECAM02
J: 21.916, C: 38.198, h: 253.297, Q: 92.234, M: 33.404, s: 60.180, H: 307.653
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.351, jaune: -5.312, green: 1.460
LMS
L: 4.735, M: 6.607, S: 18.487
YCbCr
Y: 75.346, Cb: 153.221, Cr: 111.054
YCoCg
Y: 77.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -9.000
YDbDr
Y: 69.089, Db: 76.601, Dr: 51.522
YPbPr
Y: 69.781, Pb: 27.065, Pr: -17.662
xvYCC
Y: 75.930, Cb: 151.775, Cr: 112.485
YIQ
Y: 69.089, I: -33.567, Q: 8.068
YUV
Y: 69.089, U: 25.054, V: -23.765
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/8 ΔE = 3.899
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 1.572

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