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#2b225d Hex Color Code

#2b225d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b225d is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b225d is comprised of 16.86% red, 13.33% green and 36.47% blue. In the HSL color space #2b225d has a hue of 249° (degrees), 46% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 457.82 nm.

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  1. Milky way over Grand Teton Mountain Range
  2. Nightsky with Moon, Venus and Aldebaran
  3. The sunset in different hues of purple

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#2b225d linear gradient to complementary #407f00

  1. #2b225d
  2. #373154
  3. #3f414a
  4. #44503f
  5. #455f32
  6. #446f21
  7. #407f00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #231c55
  2. #261e58
  3. #28205a
  4. #2b225d
  5. #2e2460
  6. #302662
  7. #332965

Tones

  1. #2b225d
  2. #312758
  3. #352c54
  4. #39314f
  5. #3c364a
  6. #3e3b45
  7. #404040

Tints and Shades

#2b225d to white

  1. #2b225d
  2. #4e4276
  3. #706491
  4. #9388ab
  5. #b6aec7
  6. #dad6e3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b225d to black

  1. #2b225d
  2. #261e4d
  3. #20193e
  4. #1b1530
  5. #161022
  6. #0d0815
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bike / 11976
      #272362
      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Regalia Blue / 2758
      #181e53
      ΔE = 4.437 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2200
      #24245c
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 40 10 320 / Viola 35
      #341850
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  3. Setra Evo

    1. ★ Alt Irislila / EVO 2651
      #241f5f
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Pensée / SL21
      #2b2356
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Odyssée / IT09
      #2a285e
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #2b2559
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. French Blue
      #222253
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Paris M V33-084-295
      #312760
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Paua V29-064-292
      #2a2551
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b7
      #342467
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. 38-b6
      #38296f
      ΔE = 5.072 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  8. FolkArt

    1. Purple / 411
      #37275d
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Uniform Blue / 2430
      #09235e
      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  9. RAL

    1. RAL 300 20 30
      #2a2756
      ΔE = 3.322 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. RAL 290 20 35
      #192961
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 3.370 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS704
      #3c245a
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #25285a
      ΔE = 3.518 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10460
      #2c1e68
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  13. Fabric Creations

    1. African Violet / 25995
      #3b235c
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6910
      #342a5a
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  16. Delta

    1. African Lily / 04029
      #2c2c68
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  17. Focoltone

    1. 6026
      #35204d
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 3421
      #00225f
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  18. Plascon

    1. Ocean Melody B6-D1-2
      #14206c
      ΔE = 4.545 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Silver Bell P4-E1-2
      #301c48
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  19. Alcro

    1. Sammet
      #091f60
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2758
      #171a63
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. 281
      #002469
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  21. Apple Barrel

    1. Too Blue / 20771
      #092868
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  22. UNKNOWN

    1. Honda Neptune Blue / PB109
      #00256b
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #001f61
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  24. Dr

    1. Haiwan Blue / 5010
      #00205e
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 1.8%

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#2b225d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b225d foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #2b225d">…</p>

#2b225d background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b225d">…</p>

#2b225d shadow

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b225d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2826845
Binary
00101011, 00100010, 01011101
Hexadecimal
#2b225d
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#226 ΔE = 2.215
RGB
rgb(43, 34, 93)
RGBA
rgba(43, 34, 93, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.200, b: 0.547
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 13.333%, blue: 36.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13950371 / 0xff2b225d
HSL
hsl(249, 46%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 46%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (249.153), saturation: 63% (0.634), value: 36% (0.365)
HSP
hue: 249.153, saturation: 63.441%, perceived brightness: 18.466%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.485, S: 57.412, L: 17.681
Cubehelix
H: -115.475, S: 0.706, L: 0.169
TSL
T: -3.333, S: 0.209, L: 0.170
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.538), magenta: 63% (0.634), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 64% (0.635)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 64% (0.635)
XYZ
X: 3.543, Y: 2.448, Z: 10.640
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.147, Y: 2.448
CIELab
L: 17.681, a: 21.857, b: -34.049
CIELuv
L: 17.681, u: -0.337, v: -37.494
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.681, C: 40.460, H: 302.697
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.681, C: 37.495, H: 269.485
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.645, a: 13.049, b: -29.368
CIECAM02
J: 12.885, C: 38.134, h: 278.977, Q: 70.721, M: 33.348, s: 68.669, H: 321.454
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.557, jaune: -6.230, green: -0.908
LMS
L: 1.920, M: 1.727, S: 10.507
YCbCr
Y: 53.301, Cb: 152.569, Cr: 127.762
YCoCg
Y: 51.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -1.750
YDbDr
Y: 43.417, Db: 74.597, Dr: 0.806
YPbPr
Y: 40.165, Pb: 28.465, Pr: 1.786
xvYCC
Y: 50.495, Cb: 153.005, Cr: 129.569
YIQ
Y: 43.417, I: -13.593, Q: 20.260
YUV
Y: 43.417, U: 24.400, V: -0.366
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 4.343
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 8.936

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