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Ford Blue / #2b2559 Hex Color Code

#2b2559 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b2559 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b2559 is comprised of 16.86% red, 14.51% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2559 has a hue of 247° (degrees), 41% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 459.43 nm.

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  1. Swans swimming on Lincoln canal, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England
  2. Snowcoatch tours to Athabasca Glacier, Columbia Icefields, Canada.
  3. Empty window sill

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#2b2559 linear gradient to complementary #4c7e00

  1. #2b2559
  2. #383350
  3. #414247
  4. #47513c
  5. #4b5f30
  6. #4c6f20
  7. #4c7e00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #231e51
  2. #262154
  3. #282356
  4. #2b2559
  5. #2e275c
  6. #30295e
  7. #332c61

Tones

  1. #2b2559
  2. #302955
  3. #342e51
  4. #38324c
  5. #3a3648
  6. #3d3b44
  7. #3f3f3f

Tints and Shades

#2b2559 to white

  1. #2b2559
  2. #4d4473
  3. #6f668e
  4. #928aa9
  5. #b5b0c5
  6. #dad7e2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b2559 to black

  1. #2b2559
  2. #26204a
  3. #201b3c
  4. #1a162e
  5. #151121
  6. #0d0914
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Pensée / SL21
      #2b2356
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Odyssée / IT09
      #2a285e
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2758 CP
      #27245c
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 19-3731 TCX / Parachute Purple
      #392852
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 2200
      #24245c
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 41 8 264 / Saphir 10
      #1c2058
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. S 5040-R70B
      #302f60
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  5. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Bike / 11976
      #272362
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Regalia Blue / 2758
      #181e53
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  6. FolkArt

    1. Purple / 411
      #37275d
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Uniform Blue / 2430
      #09235e
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  7. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Irislila / EVO 2651
      #241f5f
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Delta

    1. African Lily / 04029
      #2c2c68
      ΔE = 3.782 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  9. Ford

    1. Blue
      #13265d
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #1e2b67
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Harbor Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Radar Blue
      #1c224c
      ΔE = 4.702 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 6026
      #35204d
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  12. Fabric Creations

    1. African Violet / 25995
      #3b235c
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Navy / 25994
      #1a2954
      ΔE = 5.054 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  13. RAL

    1. RAL 290 20 30
      #1d2a58
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. RAL 5022 / Night Blue
      #222d5a
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 4.406 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b7
      #342467
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  16. Plascon

    1. Fat Alley Cat B7-E1-2
      #1c1c54
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Silver Bell P4-E1-2
      #301c48
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  17. Resene

    1. Clowning Around V34-085-300
      #382161
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 4.876 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  18. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS696
      #39284f
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2096-4
      #312749
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. T2005-5
      #112353
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  21. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6891
      #2e305d
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 6479
      #34294a
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  22. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 155L Reflex Blue
      #07255c
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  23. Apple Barrel

    1. Too Blue / 20771
      #092868
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  24. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25052
      #03265e
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  25. Loop

    1. Calais / LP-207
      #142754
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

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#2b2559 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2559 foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #2b2559">…</p>

#2b2559 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #2b2559">…</p>

#2b2559 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b2559">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2827609
Binary
00101011, 00100101, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#2b2559
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 2.226
RGB
rgb(43, 37, 89)
RGBA
rgba(43, 37, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.254, g: 0.219, b: 0.527
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 14.510%, blue: 34.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13949607 / 0xff2b2559
HSL
hsl(247, 41%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(247, 41%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 247° (246.923), saturation: 58% (0.584), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 246.923, saturation: 58.427%, perceived brightness: 18.641%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.738, S: 50.005, L: 18.178
Cubehelix
H: -117.392, S: 0.614, L: 0.175
TSL
T: -3.236, S: 0.186, L: 0.175
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.517), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 85% (0.855), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 3.460, Y: 2.558, Z: 9.761
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.162, Y: 2.558
CIELab
L: 18.178, a: 18.398, b: -30.582
CIELuv
L: 18.178, u: -0.753, v: -34.172
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.178, C: 35.689, H: 301.031
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.178, C: 34.181, H: 268.738
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.993, a: 10.634, b: -24.989
CIECAM02
J: 13.208, C: 35.203, h: 278.207, Q: 71.601, M: 30.785, s: 65.570, H: 321.014
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.499, jaune: -5.565, green: -0.751
LMS
L: 2.050, M: 1.967, S: 9.644
YCbCr
Y: 54.421, Cb: 149.940, Cr: 126.942
YCoCg
Y: 51.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 44.722, Db: 66.616, Dr: 3.286
YPbPr
Y: 42.022, Pb: 25.310, Pr: 0.608
xvYCC
Y: 52.089, Cb: 150.233, Cr: 128.534
YIQ
Y: 44.722, I: -13.131, Q: 17.448
YUV
Y: 44.722, U: 21.790, V: -1.511
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/8 ΔE = 3.576
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.549

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