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#2a6990 Hex Color Code

#2a6990 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a6990 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a6990 is comprised of 16.47% red, 41.18% green and 56.47% blue. In the HSL color space #2a6990 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 55% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.33 nm.

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#2a6990 linear gradient to complementary #816239

  1. #2a6990
  2. #476882
  3. #596673
  4. #666565
  5. #716457
  6. #7a6348
  7. #816239

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0c577d
  2. #185d83
  3. #22638a
  4. #2a6990
  5. #326f96
  6. #39759d
  7. #417ba4

Tones

  1. #2a6990
  2. #396787
  3. #44657f
  4. #4c6376
  5. #53616e
  6. #585f65
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#2a6990 to white

  1. #2a6990
  2. #5480a2
  3. #7798b4
  4. #99b1c6
  5. #bbcad9
  6. #dde4ec
  7. #ffffff

#2a6990 to black

  1. #2a6990
  2. #275776
  3. #22465e
  4. #1d3546
  5. #172530
  6. #10161b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Optimist B53-082-235
      #2b688d
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. ★ Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini C51-5
      #2b6a93
      ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ Rave Regatta A53-6
      #006b98
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6632
      #2e6b91
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. ★ 6639
      #2b658e
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Azure Like it B2-D1-4
      #2c688c
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celtic Blue 25-15
      #22688e
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Lambert's Blue 25-13
      #006a91
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3015 U
      #216a95
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ 2152 C
      #1a658f
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Port Au Prince / 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue
      #2e6c94
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Medium Blue
      #206592
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5019
      #25678c
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 5345 B
      #286f98
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Blue Lake
      #416a89
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ Atlantic Surf 2
      #3a698d
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 10BB 12/310
      #0b688e
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / PPG1158-6
      #296d93
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Cool Cobalt
      #12688d
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / PPG1158-6
      #296d93
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Port Au Prince / PPG1238-7
      #006a93
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ Norwegian Blue / T12 42.G6
      #356787
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Wind Surfing / C902
      #356c8f
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wavy Navy / AC146
      #1d668c
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-b7
      #336d95
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 33-a6
      #036c9b
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #21638e
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sail Away / 10BB 11/350
      #0f678f
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Cosmos / 10BB 12/310
      #1d678a
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse bleue
      #006994
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10402
      #356888
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. CF10401
      #00658d
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ Cadet Blue RAH-81
      #396888
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. ★ 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  25. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.50.35
      #006993
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ S9.32.35
      #336888
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  26. Jotun

    1. ★ 4132 / Kranskonvall
      #376d90
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  27. Bristol

    1. ★ Norwegian Blue / P110-C6
      #356787
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Lake Geneva / P124-C7
      #28638d
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  28. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-50 Midnight Ball Blue
      #0f668e
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  29. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bellbottom Blues / CSP-655
      #396c8d
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. Flo Blue 30BB 14/277
      #33658d
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Planetarium 90BG 14/337
      #006a92
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  32. Dupont

    1. CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. CAS510
      #006c95
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 7036
      #006998
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  34. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2727
      #266591
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Model Master 28010
      #266592
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Rainy Lake / 110
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5852 - Thames
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  37. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F3
      #386c8c
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  38. Duron

    1. Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC236-B
      #006b93
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  40. AMC

    1. Starboard Blue
      #356690
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #1a6a8d
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  42. Brillux

    1. 63.15.24
      #357095
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  43. Volkswagen

    1. Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #316284
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

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#2a6990 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a6990 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2a6990">…</p>

#2a6990 background

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2a6990">…</p>

#2a6990 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a6990">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2779536
Binary
00101010, 01101001, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#2a6990
LRV
≈ 12.6%
Closest short hex
#368 ΔE = 1.873
RGB
rgb(42, 105, 144)
RGBA
rgba(42, 105, 144, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.144, g: 0.361, b: 0.495
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.317%, blue: 0.565%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13997680 / 0xff2a6990
HSL
hsl(203, 55%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 55%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.941), saturation: 71% (0.708), value: 56% (0.565)
HSP
hue: 202.941, saturation: 70.833%, perceived brightness: 37.946%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.533, S: 84.396, L: 42.166
Cubehelix
H: -162.476, S: 0.631, L: 0.354
TSL
T: -1.991, S: 0.256, L: 0.355
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.708), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.435)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 44% (0.435)
XYZ
X: 11.039, Y: 12.608, Z: 28.232
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.243, Y: 12.608
CIELab
L: 42.166, a: -6.770, b: -27.247
CIELuv
L: 42.166, u: -23.479, v: -38.364
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.166, C: 28.075, H: 256.045
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.166, C: 44.979, H: 238.533
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.507, a: -6.646, b: -22.286
CIECAM02
J: 31.147, C: 40.173, h: 237.162, Q: 109.957, M: 35.131, s: 56.524, H: 299.581
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -4.665, green: 2.885
LMS
L: 8.920, M: 13.807, S: 27.968
YCbCr
Y: 93.826, Cb: 154.445, Cr: 97.574
YCgCo
Y: 99.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: -15.000
YDbDr
Y: 90.609, Db: 80.337, Dr: 92.442
YPbPr
Y: 94.389, Pb: 26.745, Pr: -33.294
xvYCC
Y: 97.063, Cb: 151.494, Cr: 98.754
YIQ
Y: 90.609, I: -50.059, Q: -1.187
YUV
Y: 90.609, U: 26.274, V: -42.645
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.068
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 4.415

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