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FolkArt Cobalt Blue / 720 / #2a508f Hex Color Code

#2a508f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a508f is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a508f is comprised of 16.47% red, 31.37% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #2a508f has a hue of 217° (degrees), 55% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.61 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#2a508f linear gradient to complementary #a6a413

  1. #2a508f
  2. #515c80
  3. #686a71
  4. #7b7860
  5. #8b864e
  6. #999538
  7. #a6a413

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #14427f
  2. #1c4784
  3. #234b8a
  4. #2a508f
  5. #305594
  6. #36599a
  7. #3c5e9f

Tones

  1. #2a508f
  2. #395287
  3. #43547e
  4. #4c5676
  5. #52586e
  6. #585b65
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#2a508f to white

  1. #2a508f
  2. #546aa1
  3. #7786b4
  4. #99a3c6
  5. #bbc0d9
  6. #dddfec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2a508f to black

  1. #2a508f
  2. #274376
  3. #22365d
  4. #1d2a46
  5. #171e30
  6. #10121b
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Lascaux

    1. ★ Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 0.429 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6566
      #285191
      ΔE = 0.463 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 6539
      #3d5891
      ΔE = 3.794 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Panama Blue
      #2f528e
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Imperial Blue Mica
      #0f5199
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Nautical / 69
      #2e4a7d
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Blue Fire
      #2c538f
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Marine Blue
      #325080
      ΔE = 3.608 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  7. Audi

    1. ★ Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  9. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Adriatic Blue Fleet
      #054c84
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  12. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. FolkArt

    1. ★ True Blue / 401
      #2a5491
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  17. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b4
      #334d8e
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  20. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Orange Bleue / SL31
      #1f508b
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Helena.R / VINT10
      #30447f
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / 349-7
      #224d88
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 3
      #085098
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  24. Behr

    1. Flashy Sapphire P520-7
      #2b538b
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Tanzanite P530-7
      #3b4b7f
      ΔE = 3.426 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 3.155 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  27. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.859 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  30. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Faenza 859
      #004f92
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Bleu Esperia 496
      #415381
      ΔE = 4.172 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  31. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  35. Glidden

    1. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  36. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  37. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  38. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  39. Delta

    1. Ultra Blue / 020380202W
      #00549a
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Navy Blue / 020890202W
      #1f4880
      ΔE = 4.135 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Mineral Blue
      #3b5686
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 243A Dynasty
      #22487a
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  42. Volkswagen

    1. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  43. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  44. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  45. Caran d'Ache

    1. 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  46. Tollens

    1. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  47. Focoltone

    1. 1099
      #005495
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  48. Matthews Paint

    1. Macaw Blue / 64
      #2e4b91
      ΔE = 3.048 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Alhambra Mosaic Blue / 11430
      #464e8c
      ΔE = 4.400 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 3.097 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  50. Coronado Paint

    1. 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 3.146 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 7269 - Evening In Paris
      #28497a
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dark Royal Blue / 2065-20 / Cubbies Blue / SC-60
      #154c87
      ΔE = 3.159 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Patriot Blue / 2064-20
      #194b7d
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 3.205 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.488 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  53. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 3.717 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  54. Model Master

    1. Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 3.345 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  55. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 3.345 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blueblood - 6966
      #015086
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  56. AMC

    1. Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  57. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 3.533 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  58. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  59. Plascon

    1. Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  60. Dulux Australia

    1. True Blue / A373
      #1a4984
      ΔE = 3.627 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Misty Blue / A376
      #34507c
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  61. Duron

    1. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  62. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 3.707 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  63. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 3.709 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  64. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  65. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 3.894 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Deep Blue
      #114785
      ΔE = 4.291 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  66. RAL

    1. RAL 270 30 45
      #004a88
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. RAL 270 30 40
      #004883
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  67. Taubmans

    1. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  68. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  69. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 7353-73 Seventh Heaven
      #3b4a75
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  70. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  71. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  72. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 4.148 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  73. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  74. Crown Paint

    1. Regal Blue
      #0d4787
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  75. Pantone / PMS

    1. 301
      #00599c
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 2945
      #0057a6
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  76. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.312 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  77. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  78. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 4.558 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  79. Earthpaint

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  80. Brillux

    1. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  81. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  82. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  83. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  84. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  85. CIL

    1. Phantom Blue
      #384b77
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Huckleberry
      #435681
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  86. Sikkens

    1. U7.39.20
      #334c78
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. U1.43.21
      #225283
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  87. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  88. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 5.182 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  89. Waverly

    1. Ocean / 60686E / 60891E
      #18578d
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  90. Apple Barrel

    1. True Navy / K2616
      #004684
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  91. HKS

    1. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  92. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 6.8%

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#2a508f foreground

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Henry Moore
<p style="color: #2a508f">…</p>

#2a508f background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

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<p style="background-color: #2a508f">…</p>

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2773135
Binary
00101010, 01010000, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#2a508f
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#259 ΔE = 2.215
RGB
rgb(42, 80, 143)
RGBA
rgba(42, 80, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.158, g: 0.302, b: 0.540
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 27.299%, blue: 56.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14004081 / 0xff2a508f
HSL
hsl(217, 55%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 55%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (217.426), saturation: 71% (0.706), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 217.426, saturation: 70.629%, perceived brightness: 31.896%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.765, S: 79.153, L: 34.420
Cubehelix
H: -145.014, S: 0.710, L: 0.296
TSL
T: -1.997, S: 0.238, L: 0.297
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.706), magenta: 44% (0.441), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 8.780, Y: 8.212, Z: 27.104
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.186, Y: 8.212
CIELab
L: 34.420, a: 8.693, b: -38.880
CIELuv
L: 34.420, u: -14.843, v: -54.498
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.420, C: 39.840, H: 282.603
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.420, C: 56.483, H: 254.765
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.656, a: 4.540, b: -36.018
CIECAM02
J: 24.596, C: 46.263, h: 254.750, Q: 97.711, M: 40.457, s: 64.346, H: 308.387
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.412, jaune: -6.874, green: 1.724
LMS
L: 5.560, M: 7.928, S: 26.792
YCbCr
Y: 81.128, Cb: 161.281, Cr: 106.845
YCoCg
Y: 86.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: -14.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.820, Db: 101.079, Dr: 64.325
YPbPr
Y: 76.442, Pb: 35.870, Pr: -21.898
xvYCC
Y: 81.650, Cb: 159.509, Cr: 108.764
YIQ
Y: 75.820, I: -42.877, Q: 11.566
YUV
Y: 75.820, U: 33.060, V: -29.671
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 3.366
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 2.743

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