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#2a81e3 Hex Color Code

#2a81e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a81e3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2a81e3 is comprised of 16.47% red, 50.59% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #2a81e3 has a hue of 212° (degrees), 77% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.96 nm.

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#2a81e3 linear gradient to complementary #f0e31d

  1. #2a81e3
  2. #748fca
  3. #999fb0
  4. #b5af95
  5. #cbc078
  6. #dfd156
  7. #f0e31d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006ac8
  2. #0071d1
  3. #1679da
  4. #2a81e3
  5. #3989ec
  6. #4691f5
  7. #5199fe

Tones

  1. #2a81e3
  2. #4c82d3
  3. #5f83c4
  4. #6d83b5
  5. #7885a5
  6. #808696
  7. #878787

Tints and Shades

#2a81e3 to white

  1. #2a81e3
  2. #6394e8
  3. #88a9ed
  4. #a8bdf2
  5. #c6d3f7
  6. #e3e9fb
  7. #ffffff

#2a81e3 to black

  1. #2a81e3
  2. #2b6ab9
  3. #285491
  4. #24406b
  5. #1d2c47
  6. #141926
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2727 C
      #307fe2
      ΔE = 0.885 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #0087eb
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  3. Ford

    1. Blue
      #287cd7
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  4. Caparol

    1. 40/08
      #2884dc
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. 75 20 250 / Marin 80
      #4c84d8
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  5. Plascon

    1. Spa Bleu B5-B1-4
      #507cd4
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 20.9%

#2a81e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a81e3 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #2a81e3">…</p>

#2a81e3 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2a81e3">…</p>

#2a81e3 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a81e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2785763
Binary
00101010, 10000001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#2a81e3
LRV
≈ 21.7%
Closest short hex
#18e ΔE = 2.556
RGB
rgb(42, 129, 227)
RGBA
rgba(42, 129, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.106, g: 0.324, b: 0.570
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.397%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13991453 / 0xff2a81e3
HSL
hsl(212, 77%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 77%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (211.784), saturation: 81% (0.815), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 211.784, saturation: 81.498%, perceived brightness: 49.867%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.568, S: 92.289, L: 53.746
Cubehelix
H: -151.660, S: 1.071, L: 0.446
TSL
T: -1.781, S: 0.306, L: 0.448
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.815), magenta: 43% (0.432), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 22.665, Y: 21.736, Z: 75.659
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.181, Y: 21.736
CIELab
L: 53.746, a: 9.429, b: -56.894
CIELuv
L: 53.746, u: -28.197, v: -89.799
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.746, C: 57.670, H: 279.410
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.746, C: 94.122, H: 252.568
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.622, a: 5.189, b: -63.582
CIECAM02
J: 41.740, C: 64.815, h: 250.242, Q: 127.288, M: 56.680, s: 66.730, H: 306.125
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.426, jaune: -10.043, green: 3.379
LMS
L: 13.660, M: 21.411, S: 74.767
YCbCr
Y: 114.056, Cb: 183.898, Cr: 82.849
YCgCo
Y: 131.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: -35.750
YDbDr
Y: 114.159, Db: 169.784, Dr: 137.237
YPbPr
Y: 117.525, Pb: 59.005, Pr: -48.008
xvYCC
Y: 116.933, Cb: 179.832, Cr: 85.828
YIQ
Y: 114.159, I: -83.311, Q: 12.095
YUV
Y: 114.159, U: 55.530, V: -63.306
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 5/10 ΔE = 7.946
Brand Color
Ustream ΔE = 5.224

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