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#2a4d87 Hex Color Code

#2a4d87 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a4d87 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a4d87 is comprised of 16.47% red, 30.2% green and 52.94% blue. In the HSL color space #2a4d87 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 53% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.84 nm.

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#2a4d87 linear gradient to complementary #97931a

  1. #2a4d87
  2. #4c5779
  3. #61626a
  4. #716e5b
  5. #7f7a4b
  6. #8c8637
  7. #97931a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #164078
  2. #1d447d
  3. #244982
  4. #2a4d87
  5. #30518c
  6. #355691
  7. #3b5b96

Tones

  1. #2a4d87
  2. #374f7f
  3. #415178
  4. #495370
  5. #4f5568
  6. #545761
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#2a4d87 to white

  1. #2a4d87
  2. #52689a
  3. #7584ae
  4. #97a1c2
  5. #babfd6
  6. #dcdfea
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2a4d87 to black

  1. #2a4d87
  2. #26406f
  3. #223458
  4. #1d2843
  5. #171d2e
  6. #0f121a
  7. #000000 / #000

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      #224d88
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Daring Indigo / 347-7
      #364875
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Bing Blue / 9205
      #284b86
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  4. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Dragonfly / PPG1162-7
      #314a76
      ΔE = 3.644 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.828 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  8. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Florida Waters (0599)
      #344b83
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  9. Lascaux

    1. ★ Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Glacier Bay
      #0e548a
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.18.27
      #2d5085
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 3.377 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Magik B45-066-273
      #3e4c7a
      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Dark Royal Blue / 2065-20
      #154c87
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Patriot Blue / 2064-20
      #194b7d
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #124b89
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #345786
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Adriatic Blue Fleet
      #054c84
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  19. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4053 TCX
      #195190
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 653
      #36578c
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  21. Nerolac

    1. ★ Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 4.016 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ Sportly EBC-24
      #0f4c88
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Tanzanite P530-7
      #3b4b7f
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  23. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  24. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  25. Caparol

    1. 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Iris 3
      #085098
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  26. Clark+Kensington

    1. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 7269 - Evening In Paris
      #28497a
      ΔE = 3.057 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 243A Dynasty
      #22487a
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 5.143 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  30. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 3.569 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  33. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a4
      #004f92
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 36-b5
      #2f4886
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  35. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Faenza 859
      #004f92
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Bleu Esperia 496
      #415381
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 2-36-7 Big Blue
      #224c7e
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Two-Wheeler
      #314874
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  38. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  39. RAL

    1. RAL 270 30 45
      #004a88
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. RAL 270 30 40
      #004883
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  40. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blueblood - 6966
      #015086
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  41. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  42. Plascon

    1. Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  43. Mylands of London

    1. Deep Blue
      #114785
      ΔE = 3.110 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 2254
      #004f8a
      ΔE = 3.133 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 2260
      #004482
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  45. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 3.215 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 92BB 07/350
      #3c4b73
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  46. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.224 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  48. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  49. Crown Paint

    1. Regal Blue
      #0d4787
      ΔE = 3.253 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  50. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Parma Violet 28-16
      #3b4970
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  52. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 3.681 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  53. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6648
      #2c4c7a
      ΔE = 3.309 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 3.315 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  54. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  55. Duron

    1. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Dignity Blue
      #00477b
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 3.386 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  57. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  58. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  59. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  60. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  61. Dulux Australia

    1. Misty Blue / A376
      #34507c
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Sapphire Blue B14 / O45
      #294b74
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  62. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Phantom Blue / 72BB 07/288
      #394b73
      ΔE = 4.349 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  63. Valspar Paint

    1. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Sapphire Earbobs X73R158A
      #45517b
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  64. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  65. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 3.853 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  66. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 4.690 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  67. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 4.074 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  68. Taubmans

    1. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  69. AWD

    1. Cargo Blue / 1BL
      #004681
      ΔE = 4.122 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  70. AMC

    1. Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  71. Sikkens

    1. U1.43.21
      #225283
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. U0.40.30
      #105488
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  72. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  73. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 4050-R90B
      #144478
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  74. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  75. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  76. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  77. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-7 Academy Blue
      #234f7d
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  78. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  79. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  80. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.961 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  81. Wattyl

    1. Space Odyssey / E28W
      #25527f
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  82. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  83. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  84. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

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#2a4d87 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a4d87 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #2a4d87">…</p>

#2a4d87 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #2a4d87">…</p>

#2a4d87 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2772359
Binary
00101010, 01001101, 10000111
Hexadecimal
#2a4d87
LRV
≈ 7.5%
Closest short hex
#159 ΔE = 3.778
RGB
rgb(42, 77, 135)
RGBA
rgba(42, 77, 135, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.165, g: 0.303, b: 0.531
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 26.443%, blue: 52.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14004857 / 0xff2a4d87
HSL
hsl(217, 53%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 53%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.419), saturation: 69% (0.689), value: 53% (0.529)
HSP
hue: 217.419, saturation: 68.889%, perceived brightness: 30.592%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.406, S: 76.969, L: 33.024
Cubehelix
H: -145.022, S: 0.668, L: 0.286
TSL
T: -1.997, S: 0.229, L: 0.287
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.689), magenta: 43% (0.430), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.471)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 70% (0.698), yellow: 47% (0.471)
XYZ
X: 7.980, Y: 7.548, Z: 23.953
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.191, Y: 7.548
CIELab
L: 33.024, a: 7.631, b: -36.210
CIELuv
L: 33.024, u: -13.954, v: -49.997
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.024, C: 37.006, H: 281.901
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.024, C: 51.908, H: 254.406
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.474, a: 3.767, b: -32.459
CIECAM02
J: 23.512, C: 43.722, h: 254.700, Q: 95.533, M: 38.235, s: 63.263, H: 308.362
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.397, jaune: -6.392, green: 1.604
LMS
L: 5.201, M: 7.345, S: 23.682
YCbCr
Y: 78.832, Cb: 158.642, Cr: 108.517
YCoCg
Y: 82.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: -12.750
YDbDr
Y: 73.147, Db: 93.064, Dr: 59.241
YPbPr
Y: 73.721, Pb: 33.025, Pr: -20.168
xvYCC
Y: 79.313, Cb: 157.010, Cr: 110.284
YIQ
Y: 73.147, I: -39.483, Q: 10.645
YUV
Y: 73.147, U: 30.438, V: -27.326
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 2.664
Brand Color
Walmart ΔE = 3.038

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