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#2a5b9f Hex Color Code

#2a5b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a5b9f is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a5b9f is comprised of 16.47% red, 35.69% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #2a5b9f has a hue of 215° (degrees), 58% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.52 nm.

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#2a5b9f linear gradient to complementary #b0a719

  1. #2a5b9f
  2. #56668e
  3. #70727c
  4. #847f6a
  5. #948c56
  6. #a3993e
  7. #b0a719

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0a4b8d
  2. #185093
  3. #225699
  4. #2a5b9f
  5. #3260a5
  6. #3966ab
  7. #406bb1

Tones

  1. #2a5b9f
  2. #3c5c95
  3. #485e8c
  4. #526082
  5. #596178
  6. #60636f
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2a5b9f to white

  1. #2a5b9f
  2. #5674af
  3. #7a8ebf
  4. #9ca9cf
  5. #bdc5df
  6. #dee1ef
  7. #ffffff

#2a5b9f to black

  1. #2a5b9f
  2. #274c83
  3. #233d67
  4. #1e2f4d
  5. #182134
  6. #11141d
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6142
      #2d5b9c
      ΔE = 0.661 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ 6491
      #3d5d9c
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4150 TPG
      #2e5d9f
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. P 104-7 C
      #3d5fa0
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Denim
      #165ba1
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ Canterbury Blue
      #3060a5
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue
      #2d5ea5
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 14 250 / Marin 40
      #34589c
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-a1
      #005da9
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. ★ 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R90B
      #285e9c
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #2d5f9a
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  14. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  18. Glidden

    1. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10418
      #005baa
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. CF10432
      #005cae
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  22. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  23. AMC

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  25. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  26. Focoltone

    1. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  27. Ford

    1. Light Sapphire Blue
      #395e98
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  28. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  29. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  30. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  31. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  32. Brillux

    1. 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  33. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Sincerity / T08 25-4
      #425d97
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Crushed Velvet / T12 39.H5
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  37. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #395594
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. U5.44.35
      #2462ab
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  38. Bristol

    1. Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  39. Disney

    1. 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 10.3%

#2a5b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a5b9f foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2a5b9f">…</p>

#2a5b9f 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: #2a5b9f">…</p>

#2a5b9f shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a5b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2775967
Binary
00101010, 01011011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#2a5b9f
LRV
≈ 10.5%
Closest short hex
#259 ΔE = 2.459
RGB
rgb(42, 91, 159)
RGBA
rgba(42, 91, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.144, g: 0.312, b: 0.545
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.300%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14001249 / 0xff2a5b9f
HSL
hsl(215, 58%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 58%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (214.872), saturation: 74% (0.736), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 214.872, saturation: 73.585%, perceived brightness: 35.663%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.288, S: 83.587, L: 38.684
Cubehelix
H: -147.983, S: 0.767, L: 0.329
TSL
T: -1.896, S: 0.256, L: 0.330
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.736), magenta: 43% (0.428), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 10.952, Y: 10.476, Z: 34.239
xyY
x: 0.197, y: 0.188, Y: 10.476
CIELab
L: 38.684, a: 7.597, b: -41.721
CIELuv
L: 38.684, u: -18.145, v: -60.435
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.684, C: 42.407, H: 280.320
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.684, C: 63.100, H: 253.288
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.367, a: 3.754, b: -40.062
CIECAM02
J: 28.072, C: 49.725, h: 252.442, Q: 104.387, M: 43.483, s: 64.541, H: 307.223
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.405, jaune: -7.358, green: 2.159
LMS
L: 6.966, M: 10.287, S: 33.846
YCbCr
Y: 88.240, Cb: 165.104, Cr: 101.661
YCgCo
Y: 95.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: -18.750
YDbDr
Y: 84.101, Db: 112.694, Dr: 80.073
YPbPr
Y: 85.459, Pb: 39.635, Pr: -27.628
xvYCC
Y: 89.394, Cb: 162.817, Cr: 103.731
YIQ
Y: 84.101, I: -51.036, Q: 10.796
YUV
Y: 84.101, U: 36.858, V: -36.936
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 5.630
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 2.000

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