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#2a5cbd Hex Color Code

#2a5cbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a5cbd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a5cbd is comprised of 16.47% red, 36.08% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2a5cbd has a hue of 220° (degrees), 64% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.7 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2a5cbd linear gradient to complementary #cae700

  1. #2a5cbd
  2. #6371aa
  3. #828796
  4. #999e81
  5. #acb568
  6. #bcce49
  7. #cae700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004ba9
  2. #0f51b0
  3. #1f56b6
  4. #2a5cbd
  5. #3462c4
  6. #3d67ca
  7. #456dd1

Tones

  1. #2a5cbd
  2. #4360b1
  3. #5363a5
  4. #5e6799
  5. #676c8c
  6. #6e7080
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#2a5cbd to white

  1. #2a5cbd
  2. #5c75c8
  3. #818ed4
  4. #a2a9df
  5. #c1c5ea
  6. #e0e2f4
  7. #ffffff

#2a5cbd to black

  1. #2a5cbd
  2. #294c9b
  3. #263d7a
  4. #212f5a
  5. #1a213d
  6. #121421
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ 2935
      #005ec4
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10434
      #0062c4
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  6. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  7. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 13.0%

#2a5cbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a5cbd foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #2a5cbd">…</p>

#2a5cbd background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2a5cbd">…</p>

#2a5cbd shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a5cbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2776253
Binary
00101010, 01011100, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#2a5cbd
LRV
≈ 11.8%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 2.709
RGB
rgb(42, 92, 189)
RGBA
rgba(42, 92, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.130, g: 0.285, b: 0.585
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.311%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14000963 / 0xff2a5cbd
HSL
hsl(220, 64%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 64%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.592), saturation: 78% (0.778), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 219.592, saturation: 77.778%, perceived brightness: 38.359%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.792, S: 86.942, L: 40.927
Cubehelix
H: -142.559, S: 0.967, L: 0.344
TSL
T: -2.085, S: 0.280, L: 0.346
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.778), magenta: 51% (0.513), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 13.964, Y: 11.819, Z: 49.680
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.157, Y: 11.819
CIELab
L: 40.927, a: 18.457, b: -55.820
CIELuv
L: 40.927, u: -17.928, v: -82.864
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.927, C: 58.792, H: 288.296
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.927, C: 84.781, H: 257.792
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.379, a: 12.340, b: -61.613
CIECAM02
J: 29.856, C: 60.783, h: 256.647, Q: 107.654, M: 53.154, s: 70.268, H: 309.355
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.515, jaune: -9.984, green: 2.226
LMS
L: 7.242, M: 10.541, S: 49.058
YCbCr
Y: 91.684, Cb: 177.983, Cr: 99.163
YCgCo
Y: 103.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -26.250
YDbDr
Y: 88.108, Db: 151.801, Dr: 87.699
YPbPr
Y: 88.334, Pb: 54.250, Pr: -29.462
xvYCC
Y: 91.863, Cb: 175.655, Cr: 102.120
YIQ
Y: 88.108, I: -60.948, Q: 19.607
YUV
Y: 88.108, U: 49.649, V: -40.451
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.677
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 0.552

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