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#2a74db Hex Color Code

#2a74db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a74db is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a74db is comprised of 16.47% red, 45.49% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #2a74db has a hue of 215° (degrees), 71% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.41 nm.

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#2a74db linear gradient to complementary #f9ff06

  1. #2a74db
  2. #7488c4
  3. #9a9ead
  4. #b8b594
  5. #d0cd78
  6. #e5e655
  7. #f9ff06

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005fc2
  2. #0066cb
  3. #196dd3
  4. #2a74db
  5. #377be3
  6. #4382ec
  7. #4e8af4

Tones

  1. #2a74db
  2. #4a76cc
  3. #5d78bd
  4. #6a7baf
  5. #757da0
  6. #7d8092
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#2a74db to white

  1. #2a74db
  2. #6189e2
  3. #879fe8
  4. #a7b6ee
  5. #c5cef4
  6. #e2e6fa
  7. #ffffff

#2a74db to black

  1. #2a74db
  2. #2a60b3
  3. #284c8c
  4. #233a67
  5. #1c2845
  6. #141825
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Blue
      #0073de
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2727
      #4f78d6
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 19.9%

#2a74db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a74db foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #2a74db">…</p>

#2a74db background

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

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #2a74db">…</p>

#2a74db shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a74db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2782427
Binary
00101010, 01110100, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#2a74db
LRV
≈ 18.1%
Closest short hex
#27d ΔE = 1.205
RGB
rgb(42, 116, 219)
RGBA
rgba(42, 116, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.111, g: 0.308, b: 0.581
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.369%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13994789 / 0xff2a74db
HSL
hsl(215, 71%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 71%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (214.915), saturation: 81% (0.808), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 214.915, saturation: 80.822%, perceived brightness: 46.224%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.101, S: 91.114, L: 49.611
Cubehelix
H: -147.932, S: 1.057, L: 0.412
TSL
T: -1.898, S: 0.300, L: 0.414
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.808), magenta: 47% (0.470), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 19.982, Y: 18.095, Z: 69.444
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.168, Y: 18.095
CIELab
L: 49.611, a: 14.498, b: -59.033
CIELuv
L: 49.611, u: -24.445, v: -91.876
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.611, C: 60.787, H: 283.798
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.611, C: 95.072, H: 255.101
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.538, a: 9.406, b: -67.014
CIECAM02
J: 37.712, C: 65.274, h: 253.072, Q: 120.989, M: 57.081, s: 68.687, H: 307.540
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.471, jaune: -10.488, green: 2.993
LMS
L: 11.139, M: 17.081, S: 68.597
YCbCr
Y: 106.720, Cb: 184.169, Cr: 88.201
YCgCo
Y: 123.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: -33.750
YDbDr
Y: 105.616, Db: 170.599, Dr: 120.993
YPbPr
Y: 107.654, Pb: 60.010, Pr: -41.738
xvYCC
Y: 108.456, Cb: 180.715, Cr: 91.336
YIQ
Y: 105.616, I: -77.173, Q: 16.399
YUV
Y: 105.616, U: 55.797, V: -55.811
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 7.427
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 0.788

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