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#2b27a3 Hex Color Code

#2b27a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b27a3 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b27a3 is comprised of 16.86% red, 15.29% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #2b27a3 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 61% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.48 nm.

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#2b27a3 linear gradient to complementary #00ca00

  1. #2b27a3
  2. #474492
  3. #545f81
  4. #577a6f
  5. #539459
  6. #42af3e
  7. #00ca00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #161d97
  2. #1e209b
  3. #25249f
  4. #2b27a3
  5. #312aa7
  6. #362eab
  7. #3b31af

Tones

  1. #2b27a3
  2. #3f3299
  3. #4c3c8f
  4. #554785
  5. #5c517a
  6. #615b70
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2b27a3 to white

  1. #2b27a3
  2. #5a48b3
  3. #7f6ac3
  4. #a08dd2
  5. #c0b2e1
  6. #e0d8f0
  7. #ffffff

#2b27a3 to black

  1. #2b27a3
  2. #292286
  3. #251d6a
  4. #20184f
  5. #1a1336
  6. #130b1e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2736 XGC
      #23249e
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Windblown B6-B1-2
      #0c20b0
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 20 280 / Lavendel 100
      #382ca4
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 72 / 72 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #0024a0
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 3.8%

#2b27a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b27a3 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #2b27a3">…</p>

#2b27a3 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #2b27a3">…</p>

#2b27a3 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b27a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2828195
Binary
00101011, 00100111, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#2b27a3
LRV
≈ 4.6%
Closest short hex
#22a ΔE = 1.599
RGB
rgb(43, 39, 163)
RGBA
rgba(43, 39, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.159, b: 0.665
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13949021 / 0xff2b27a3
HSL
hsl(242, 61%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 61%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.935), saturation: 76% (0.761), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 241.935, saturation: 76.074%, perceived brightness: 26.232%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.329, S: 78.665, L: 25.588
Cubehelix
H: -121.520, S: 1.303, L: 0.211
TSL
T: -3.028, S: 0.315, L: 0.213
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.736), magenta: 76% (0.761), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 8.330, Y: 4.608, Z: 35.094
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.096, Y: 4.608
CIELab
L: 25.588, a: 42.841, b: -65.423
CIELuv
L: 25.588, u: -5.152, v: -80.292
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.588, C: 78.202, H: 303.218
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.588, C: 80.457, H: 266.329
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.467, a: 31.703, b: -81.901
CIECAM02
J: 17.665, C: 62.972, h: 267.442, Q: 82.806, M: 55.068, s: 81.549, H: 315.034
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.812, jaune: -12.076, green: 0.729
LMS
L: 2.385, M: 2.175, S: 34.599
YCbCr
Y: 62.681, Cb: 181.844, Cr: 120.952
YCgCo
Y: 71.000, Cg: -32.000, Co: -19.250
YDbDr
Y: 54.332, Db: 163.492, Dr: 21.576
YPbPr
Y: 48.780, Pb: 61.540, Pr: -3.704
xvYCC
Y: 57.893, Cb: 182.059, Cr: 124.746
YIQ
Y: 54.332, I: -37.454, Q: 39.427
YUV
Y: 54.332, U: 53.476, V: -9.941
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.115
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 6.003

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