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#2a4e99 Hex Color Code

#2a4e99 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a4e99 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2a4e99 is comprised of 16.47% red, 30.59% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #2a4e99 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 57% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.94 nm.

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#2a4e99 linear gradient to complementary #b1c300

  1. #2a4e99
  2. #555f8a
  3. #6f727a
  4. #848568
  5. #959954
  6. #a4ae3b
  7. #b1c300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #114089
  2. #1b458e
  3. #234994
  4. #2a4e99
  5. #31539e
  6. #3757a4
  7. #3d5ca9

Tones

  1. #2a4e99
  2. #3b5190
  3. #475487
  4. #50587e
  5. #575b74
  6. #5d5e6b
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#2a4e99 to white

  1. #2a4e99
  2. #5568aa
  3. #7984bb
  4. #9ba1cc
  5. #bcc0dd
  6. #dddfee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2a4e99 to black

  1. #2a4e99
  2. #27417e
  3. #233564
  4. #1e294b
  5. #181d33
  6. #11121d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10248 C
      #2c4f99
      ΔE = 0.449 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  2. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 0.668 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 1.011 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6499
      #404a8c
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  4. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  7. Lascaux

    1. ★ Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  10. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  11. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  13. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  16. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  19. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 3.435 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  20. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue Fire
      #2c538f
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  21. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 3.019 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.145 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.145 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Chase / 9149
      #484e89
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  26. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  27. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 3.295 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Evening Blue / 2066-20
      #014f94
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  29. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  30. California Paints

    1. DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  32. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 3.445 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 3.968 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.584 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  36. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 3.644 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.420 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.653 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 5.119 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  39. Brillux

    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 3.732 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  40. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  41. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  42. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 3.773 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 4.787 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  43. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  44. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  45. Plascon

    1. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  46. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 3.895 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  47. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 4.002 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  49. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  51. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 4.743 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  52. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  54. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  55. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  56. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  57. Behr

    1. Boudoir Blue MQ5-48
      #414d84
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  58. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 4.288 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  60. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  61. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 45
      #4157a2
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  62. Peintures MF

    1. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 4.582 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  63. Caparol

    1. Friesenbla / Friesenblau
      #004494
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  64. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  65. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  66. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  67. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  68. Glidden

    1. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  69. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  70. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  71. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 7.3%

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#2a4e99 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a4e99 foreground

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Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #2a4e99">…</p>

#2a4e99 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #2a4e99">…</p>

#2a4e99 shadow

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

Michelangelo
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2772633
Binary
00101010, 01001110, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#2a4e99
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#359 ΔE = 3.166
RGB
rgb(42, 78, 153)
RGBA
rgba(42, 78, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.154, g: 0.286, b: 0.560
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 27.131%, blue: 60.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14004583 / 0xff2a4e99
HSL
hsl(221, 57%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 57%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.541), saturation: 73% (0.725), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 220.541, saturation: 72.549%, perceived brightness: 32.260%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.423, S: 80.389, L: 34.478
Cubehelix
H: -141.504, S: 0.795, L: 0.296
TSL
T: -2.125, S: 0.249, L: 0.297
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.725), magenta: 49% (0.490), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 69% (0.694), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 9.427, Y: 8.240, Z: 31.224
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.169, Y: 8.240
CIELab
L: 34.478, a: 13.869, b: -44.858
CIELuv
L: 34.478, u: -14.121, v: -63.292
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.478, C: 46.953, H: 287.180
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.478, C: 64.848, H: 257.423
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.705, a: 8.386, b: -44.400
CIECAM02
J: 24.594, C: 50.923, h: 257.446, Q: 97.708, M: 44.532, s: 67.510, H: 309.765
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.472, jaune: -7.994, green: 1.644
LMS
L: 5.377, M: 7.545, S: 30.846
YCbCr
Y: 81.100, Cb: 166.253, Cr: 106.871
YCoCg
Y: 87.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -17.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.786, Db: 116.175, Dr: 64.263
YPbPr
Y: 75.732, Pb: 41.640, Pr: -21.450
xvYCC
Y: 81.040, Cb: 164.578, Cr: 109.158
YIQ
Y: 75.786, I: -45.541, Q: 15.723
YUV
Y: 75.786, U: 37.997, V: -29.641
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 1.654
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 1.974

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