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Sto 35100 / #2a6bb1 Hex Color Code

#2a6bb1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a6bb1 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a6bb1 is comprised of 16.47% red, 41.96% green and 69.41% blue. In the HSL color space #2a6bb1 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 62% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.85 nm.

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#2a6bb1 linear gradient to complementary #b2a029

  1. #2a6bb1
  2. #5a739d
  3. #747b8a
  4. #888475
  5. #988d60
  6. #a69648
  7. #b2a029

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00589c
  2. #105ea3
  3. #1f65aa
  4. #2a6bb1
  5. #3471b8
  6. #3d78bf
  7. #457ec7

Tones

  1. #2a6bb1
  2. #406ba6
  3. #4e6c9a
  4. #596c8f
  5. #616d84
  6. #686d79
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#2a6bb1 to white

  1. #2a6bb1
  2. #5982be
  3. #7e99cb
  4. #9fb2d8
  5. #bfcbe5
  6. #dfe5f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2a6bb1 to black

  1. #2a6bb1
  2. #285991
  3. #254772
  4. #203655
  5. #192639
  6. #121620
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 0.685 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R80B
      #2562a3
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6516
      #236ab3
      ΔE = 0.764 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4043 TCX
      #346cb0
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 8183 C
      #3b64a1
      ΔE = 3.208 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  4. HKS

    1. ★ HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Medium Lapis
      #3367bd
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #2f60a5
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 4.192 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  12. Delta

    1. ★ Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Blue Bayou / 025880202W
      #005fa7
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  14. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1101
      #0068b5
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Iris bleu
      #4a619e
      ΔE = 5.144 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  17. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Rainbow Bright / PPG1243-7
      #2863ad
      ΔE = 3.323 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. Pastel Blue
      #3065ac
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  22. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Mystic Mauve 1 / 69BB 17/324
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  23. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Regal Blue Met. / 22009
      #56699b
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  24. Plascon

    1. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  25. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  26. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  27. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  29. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.841 #65
      #3565a2
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 3.881 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  31. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  32. Abet Laminati

    1. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  33. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  34. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  35. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 3.088 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  36. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 3.231 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Bio Blue / A386
      #46629e
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  37. Apple Barrel

    1. Primary Blue / 21975E
      #0069aa
      ΔE = 3.292 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  38. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 3.316 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  39. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 3.411 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Kingdom / 58BB 12/390
      #35639a
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  41. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 3.498 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  42. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  43. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 3.438 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  44. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  45. Sikkens

    1. U2.45.31
      #2c66a0
      ΔE = 3.575 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 4.250 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  46. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  47. Caparol

    1. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 3.746 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Tournament Blue
      #0062a2
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  49. Benjamin Moore

    1. Brilliant Blue / 2065-30
      #0164a7
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Ol' Blue Eyes / 2064-30
      #0163a1
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  50. Colortrend

    1. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  51. Rodda Paint

    1. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  52. Resene

    1. Super Duper B53-094-264
      #42639f
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  53. Bristol

    1. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blast Blue / P109-C7
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  54. Taubmans

    1. Twilight Blue / T12 39.H4
      #38669c
      ΔE = 3.908 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2065-B
      #0066a6
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  56. Brillux

    1. 57.18.24
      #44669b
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 4.597 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  57. General Paint

    1. Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  58. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 3.993 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Blue Lighting / NP AC 2098 A
      #1b62a0
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  60. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #35629d
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  61. Nerolac

    1. Mali Opal - 4242
      #33619e
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 5.220 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  62. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Magic Blue (021)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  63. Reaper Master

    1. Cyan Blue (9117)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  64. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Dark Blue (930)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  65. Old Citadel

    1. Enchanted Blue
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  66. Rackham

    1. Ephren Blue (4)
      #31639c
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  67. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  68. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #28629e
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  69. Crown Diamond

    1. 7327-63 Porcelain Plate
      #3e6599
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  70. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  71. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 283A Blue Ribbon
      #32629b
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  72. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  73. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  74. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  75. RAL

    1. RAL 260 40 45
      #0066a3
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. RAL 610-6
      #436999
      ΔE = 4.672 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  76. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  77. Behr

    1. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  78. New Look

    1. Rock Star / G38-02
      #4d6797
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  79. Valspar Paint

    1. Twinkle Night
      #53679c
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  80. Loop

    1. Taverny / LP-219
      #336699 / #369
      ΔE = 4.923 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  81. Earthpaint

    1. 2-36-6 Clipper
      #376497
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  82. Tikkurila

    1. 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  83. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Midnight Hour
      #46609c
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 12.1%

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#2a6bb1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a6bb1 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2a6bb1">…</p>

#2a6bb1 background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #2a6bb1">…</p>

#2a6bb1 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 #2a6bb1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2780081
Binary
00101010, 01101011, 10110001
Hexadecimal
#2a6bb1
LRV
≈ 14.2%
Closest short hex
#36a ΔE = 2.048
RGB
rgb(42, 107, 177)
RGBA
rgba(42, 107, 177, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.129, g: 0.328, b: 0.543
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 33.676%, blue: 69.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13997135 / 0xff2a6bb1
HSL
hsl(211, 62%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 62%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.111), saturation: 76% (0.763), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 211.111, saturation: 76.271%, perceived brightness: 40.791%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.433, S: 87.574, L: 44.490
Cubehelix
H: -152.472, S: 0.824, L: 0.373
TSL
T: -1.757, S: 0.274, L: 0.375
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.763), magenta: 40% (0.395), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 31% (0.306)
XYZ
X: 14.145, Y: 14.180, Z: 43.578
xyY
x: 0.197, y: 0.197, Y: 14.180
CIELab
L: 44.490, a: 4.235, b: -43.095
CIELuv
L: 44.490, u: -22.908, v: -64.450
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.490, C: 43.303, H: 275.612
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.490, C: 68.400, H: 250.433
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.657, a: 1.152, b: -42.253
CIECAM02
J: 33.121, C: 52.460, h: 248.794, Q: 113.386, M: 45.875, s: 63.608, H: 305.408
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.376, jaune: -7.557, green: 2.740
LMS
L: 9.381, M: 14.384, S: 43.090
YCbCr
Y: 98.068, Cb: 168.350, Cr: 94.495
YCoCg
Y: 108.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: -23.250
YDbDr
Y: 95.545, Db: 122.560, Dr: 101.835
YPbPr
Y: 98.195, Pb: 42.475, Pr: -35.720
xvYCC
Y: 100.332, Cb: 165.311, Cr: 96.622
YIQ
Y: 95.545, I: -61.210, Q: 8.035
YUV
Y: 95.545, U: 40.085, V: -46.976
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.905
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 1.449

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