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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

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      #266c94
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    1. ★ Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
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    1. ★ Wavy Navy / AC146
      #1d668c
      ΔE = 1.828
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      #1e6a8f
      ΔE = 1.890
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      ΔE = 2.201
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    1. ★ 6639
      #2b658e
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      ΔE = 2.601
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      #006994
      ΔE = 2.049
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      #106b93
      ΔE = 2.051
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      #356888
      ΔE = 2.099
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      #00658d
      ΔE = 2.879
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      ΔE = 2.119
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      ΔE = 2.193
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      ΔE = 2.669
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      #006a99
      ΔE = 2.444
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      ΔE = 2.567
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#2a6990 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a6990 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #2a6990">…</p>

#2a6990 background

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #2a6990">…</p>

#2a6990 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<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
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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