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#2b236b Hex Color Code

#2b236b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b236b is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b236b is comprised of 16.86% red, 13.73% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #2b236b has a hue of 247° (degrees), 51% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 460.45 nm.

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

#2b236b linear gradient to complementary #3c8e00

  1. #2b236b
  2. #3a3560
  3. #434755
  4. #475848
  5. #486a3a
  6. #457c27
  7. #3c8e00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #221c63
  2. #251e65
  3. #282168
  4. #2b236b
  5. #2e256e
  6. #312871
  7. #342a73

Tones

  1. #2b236b
  2. #332965
  3. #392f5f
  4. #3e3559
  5. #423b53
  6. #45414d
  7. #474747

Tints and Shades

#2b236b to white

  1. #2b236b
  2. #504383
  3. #73659b
  4. #9589b3
  5. #b8afcc
  6. #dbd6e5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b236b to black

  1. #2b236b
  2. #261e59
  3. #211a47
  4. #1c1636
  5. #161126
  6. #0f0917
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS704
      #3c245a
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 273 CP
      #34256b
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 2147 XGC
      #0e2c75
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-b7
      #342467
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. 38-b6
      #38296f
      ΔE = 3.263 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10460
      #2c1e68
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. Ford

    1. Blue
      #15236f
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Blue
      #351e76
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. S 4550-R70B
      #2c2962
      ΔE = 3.508 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  7. Caparol

    1. 44 12 265 / Berliner Blau 10
      #18206c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 2200
      #24245c
      ΔE = 3.897 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. Resene

    1. Clowning Around V34-085-300
      #382161
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Paris M V33-084-295
      #312760
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  9. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Irislila / EVO 2651
      #241f5f
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Plascon

    1. Ocean Melody B6-D1-2
      #14206c
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Berry Stain B7-D1-2
      #1c1870
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  12. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 3.595 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  13. UNKNOWN

    1. Honda Neptune Blue / PB109
      #00256b
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Deep Blue
      #132c6f
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  15. HKS

    1. 39K
      #002a73
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6862
      #362e67
      ΔE = 4.895 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. 6864
      #2e2f67
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 3.6%

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#2b236b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b236b foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #2b236b">…</p>

#2b236b background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #2b236b">…</p>

#2b236b shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b236b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2827115
Binary
00101011, 00100011, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#2b236b
LRV
≈ 2.8%
Closest short hex
#326 ΔE = 1.692
RGB
rgb(43, 35, 107)
RGBA
rgba(43, 35, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.189, b: 0.578
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 13.725%, blue: 41.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13950101 / 0xff2b236b
HSL
hsl(247, 51%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(247, 51%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 247° (246.667), saturation: 67% (0.673), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 246.667, saturation: 67.290%, perceived brightness: 19.908%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.194, S: 63.530, L: 19.127
Cubehelix
H: -117.610, S: 0.840, L: 0.178
TSL
T: -3.225, S: 0.236, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.598), magenta: 67% (0.673), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 4.250, Y: 2.777, Z: 14.219
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.131, Y: 2.777
CIELab
L: 19.127, a: 26.061, b: -40.905
CIELuv
L: 19.127, u: -1.459, v: -46.283
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.127, C: 48.501, H: 302.502
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.127, C: 46.306, H: 268.194
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.664, a: 16.366, b: -38.926
CIECAM02
J: 13.712, C: 43.870, h: 275.422, Q: 72.956, M: 38.364, s: 72.515, H: 319.435
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.628, jaune: -7.498, green: -0.648
LMS
L: 1.998, M: 1.810, S: 14.034
YCbCr
Y: 55.177, Cb: 158.424, Cr: 126.400
YCoCg
Y: 55.000, Cg: -20.000, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 45.600, Db: 92.376, Dr: 4.960
YPbPr
Y: 41.888, Pb: 35.080, Pr: 0.688
xvYCC
Y: 51.974, Cb: 158.815, Cr: 128.604
YIQ
Y: 45.600, I: -18.365, Q: 24.093
YUV
Y: 45.600, U: 30.215, V: -2.281
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.236
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 7.413

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