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#2a68bb Hex Color Code

#2a68bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a68bb is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a68bb is comprised of 16.47% red, 40.78% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #2a68bb has a hue of 214° (degrees), 63% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2a68bb linear gradient to complementary #ddd908

  1. #2a68bb
  2. #6679a8
  3. #888a93
  4. #a19d7e
  5. #b7b066
  6. #cbc447
  7. #ddd908

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0056a6
  2. #0d5cad
  3. #1e62b4
  4. #2a68bb
  5. #346ec2
  6. #3e75c9
  7. #467bd1

Tones

  1. #2a68bb
  2. #4269af
  3. #516ba3
  4. #5d6d96
  5. #656e8a
  6. #6c707e
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#2a68bb to white

  1. #2a68bb
  2. #5b7fc7
  3. #8097d2
  4. #a1b0de
  5. #c1cae9
  6. #e0e4f4
  7. #ffffff

#2a68bb to black

  1. #2a68bb
  2. #295699
  3. #254579
  4. #203459
  5. #1a253c
  6. #121621
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6046
      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ 6522
      #1d67b5
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 660
      #426bba
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  7. Caparol

    1. 39/03
      #0064c0
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  10. California Paints

    1. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  11. Plascon

    1. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  13. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  14. Glidden

    1. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 12.4%

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#2a68bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a68bb foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #2a68bb">…</p>

#2a68bb background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2a68bb">…</p>

#2a68bb shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a68bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2779323
Binary
00101010, 01101000, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#2a68bb
LRV
≈ 14.0%
Closest short hex
#26b ΔE = 0.903
RGB
rgb(42, 104, 187)
RGBA
rgba(42, 104, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.126, g: 0.312, b: 0.562
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.335%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13997893 / 0xff2a68bb
HSL
hsl(214, 63%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 63%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (214.345), saturation: 78% (0.775), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 214.345, saturation: 77.540%, perceived brightness: 40.873%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.796, S: 88.034, L: 44.203
Cubehelix
H: -148.604, S: 0.897, L: 0.371
TSL
T: -1.876, S: 0.279, L: 0.372
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.775), magenta: 44% (0.444), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 14.871, Y: 13.979, Z: 48.919
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.180, Y: 13.979
CIELab
L: 44.203, a: 9.933, b: -49.382
CIELuv
L: 44.203, u: -21.626, v: -74.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.203, C: 50.371, H: 281.373
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.203, C: 77.499, H: 253.796
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.388, a: 5.570, b: -51.402
CIECAM02
J: 32.810, C: 56.979, h: 252.255, Q: 112.854, M: 49.828, s: 66.447, H: 307.129
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.432, jaune: -8.733, green: 2.607
LMS
L: 8.959, M: 13.564, S: 48.341
YCbCr
Y: 97.536, Cb: 173.613, Cr: 94.889
YCgCo
Y: 109.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -25.750
YDbDr
Y: 94.924, Db: 138.539, Dr: 100.657
YPbPr
Y: 96.770, Pb: 48.630, Pr: -34.818
xvYCC
Y: 99.108, Cb: 170.718, Cr: 97.415
YIQ
Y: 94.924, I: -63.599, Q: 12.714
YUV
Y: 94.924, U: 45.311, V: -46.431
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.821
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 3.705

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