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Pantone / PMS 5255 CP / #2b2338 Hex Color Code

#2b2338 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b2338 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b2338 is comprised of 16.86% red, 13.73% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2338 has a hue of 263° (degrees), 23% saturation and 18% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.69 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2b2338 linear gradient to complementary #2e3d1e

  1. #2b2338
  2. #2d2734
  3. #2e2c30
  4. #2e302c
  5. #2f3428
  6. #2f3923
  7. #2e3d1e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #251d32
  2. #271f34
  3. #292136
  4. #2b2338
  5. #2d253a
  6. #2f273c
  7. #31293e

Tints and Shades

#2b2338 to white

  1. #2b2338
  2. #4a4255
  3. #6b6475
  4. #8e8995
  5. #b2afb7
  6. #d8d6db
  7. #ffffff

#2b2338 to black

  1. #2b2338
  2. #251e2f
  3. #1f1a27
  4. #19151f
  5. #131017
  6. #0b080e
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2095-6
      #2e2337
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Showtime V29-026-301
      #2f263a
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Violet V29-028-300
      #2f263c
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R60B
      #2f263a
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Dearborn Blue
      #2c2036
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 276 CP
      #28223c
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Midnight Blue
      #242034
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. Azure Blue
      #26213c
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 1.8%

#2b2338 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2338 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #2b2338">…</p>

#2b2338 background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2b2338">…</p>

#2b2338 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b2338">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2827064
Binary
00101011, 00100011, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#2b2338
LRV
≈ 2.0%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 3.649
RGB
rgb(43, 35, 56)
RGBA
rgba(43, 35, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.261, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.137%, blue: 0.220%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13950152 / 0xff2b2338
HSL
hsl(263, 23%, 18%)
HSLA
hsla(263, 23%, 18%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 263° (262.857), saturation: 38% (0.375), value: 22% (0.220)
HSP
hue: 262.857, saturation: 37.500%, perceived brightness: 15.830%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 279.690, S: 27.164, L: 15.493
Cubehelix
H: -102.940, S: 0.258, L: 0.156
TSL
T: -3.917, S: 0.098, L: 0.156
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.232), magenta: 38% (0.375), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.780)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 2.311, Y: 2.001, Z: 4.005
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.241, Y: 2.001
CIELab
L: 15.493, a: 9.103, b: -12.215
CIELuv
L: 15.493, u: 2.138, v: -12.524
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.493, C: 15.234, H: 306.695
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.493, C: 12.705, H: 279.690
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.146, a: 4.404, b: -6.884
CIECAM02
J: 11.690, C: 17.362, h: 295.184, Q: 67.364, M: 15.182, s: 47.474, H: 331.149
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -2.227, green: -0.894
LMS
L: 1.903, M: 1.795, S: 3.973
YCbCr
Y: 50.179, Cb: 136.035, Cr: 130.021
YCgCo
Y: 42.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 39.786, Db: 24.393, Dr: -6.107
YPbPr
Y: 38.216, Pb: 9.580, Pr: 3.034
xvYCC
Y: 48.821, Cb: 136.415, Cr: 130.665
YIQ
Y: 39.786, I: -1.981, Q: 8.225
YUV
Y: 39.786, U: 7.979, V: 2.820
Munsell Color System
5P 2/4 ΔE = 4.957
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 11.165

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