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#2b2b57 Hex Color Code

#2b2b57 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b2b57 is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b2b57 is comprised of 16.86% red, 16.86% green and 34.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2b57 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 34% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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

#2b2b57 linear gradient to complementary #607d05

  1. #2b2b57
  2. #3a384f
  3. #454546
  4. #4e523c
  5. #556031
  6. #5b6f22
  7. #607d05

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #23244f
  2. #252651
  3. #282954
  4. #2b2b57
  5. #2e2d5a
  6. #31305d
  7. #33325f

Tones

  1. #2b2b57
  2. #302f53
  3. #343250
  4. #38364c
  5. #3b3a49
  6. #3e3d45
  7. #414141

Tints and Shades

#2b2b57 to white

  1. #2b2b57
  2. #4d4a71
  3. #6e6b8c
  4. #918da8
  5. #b5b2c4
  6. #d9d8e1
  7. #ffffff

#2b2b57 to black

  1. #2b2b57
  2. #252549
  3. #201f3b
  4. #1a192d
  5. #151320
  6. #0d0b14
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 0.454 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 6712
      #282b4e
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #2b2b59
      ΔE = 0.582 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 103-16 C
      #2e2b57
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ 2765 CP
      #2a2853
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Paua V29-064-292
      #2a2551
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. S 5040-R70B
      #302f60
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  9. Sikkens

    1. V3.35.14
      #25305e
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  10. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#2b2b57 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2b57 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #2b2b57">…</p>

#2b2b57 background

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="background-color: #2b2b57">…</p>

#2b2b57 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 #2b2b57">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2829143
Binary
00101011, 00101011, 01010111
Hexadecimal
#2b2b57
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 4.188
RGB
rgb(43, 43, 87)
RGBA
rgba(43, 43, 87, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.249, g: 0.249, b: 0.503
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.169%, blue: 0.341%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13948073 / 0xff2b2b57
HSL
hsl(240, 34%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 34%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 51% (0.506), value: 34% (0.341)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 50.575%, perceived brightness: 19.612%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 38.677, L: 19.758
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.511, L: 0.188
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.161, L: 0.188
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.506), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 66% (0.659)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 66% (0.659)
XYZ
X: 3.580, Y: 2.929, Z: 9.392
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.184, Y: 2.929
CIELab
L: 19.758, a: 13.472, b: -26.715
CIELuv
L: 19.758, u: -2.225, v: -30.835
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.758, C: 29.919, H: 296.761
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.758, C: 30.915, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.115, a: 7.385, b: -20.554
CIECAM02
J: 14.204, C: 31.873, h: 274.080, Q: 74.253, M: 27.873, s: 61.268, H: 318.682
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.423, jaune: -4.809, green: -0.343
LMS
L: 2.357, M: 2.511, S: 9.286
YCbCr
Y: 57.249, Cb: 147.316, Cr: 124.876
YCgCo
Y: 54.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 48.016, Db: 58.652, Dr: 9.548
YPbPr
Y: 46.168, Pb: 22.000, Pr: -2.024
xvYCC
Y: 55.650, Cb: 147.325, Cr: 126.222
YIQ
Y: 48.016, I: -14.136, Q: 13.690
YUV
Y: 48.016, U: 19.184, V: -4.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/6 ΔE = 2.391
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.230

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