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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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#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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Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 0.454 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ 6891
      #2e305d
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #2b2b59
      ΔE = 0.582 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. Dupont

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

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Aviator B33-064-279
      #2a3057
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  5. Caparol

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

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. 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%
  8. Sikkens

    1. V3.35.14
      #25305e
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  9. 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

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #2b2b57">…</p>

#2b2b57 background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2b2b57">…</p>

#2b2b57 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<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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