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#2b2b8e Hex Color Code

#2b2b8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b2b8e is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b2b8e is comprised of 16.86% red, 16.86% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2b8e has a hue of 240° (degrees), 54% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#2b2b8e linear gradient to complementary #3cb900

  1. #2b2b8e
  2. #444380
  3. #505a71
  4. #557261
  5. #55894f
  6. #4ea137
  7. #3cb900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b2283
  2. #212586
  3. #26288a
  4. #2b2b8e
  5. #302e92
  6. #343196
  7. #393499

Tones

  1. #2b2b8e
  2. #3a3386
  3. #453c7e
  4. #4e4476
  5. #544c6e
  6. #595566
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#2b2b8e to white

  1. #2b2b8e
  2. #564aa1
  3. #7a6cb4
  4. #9b8ec7
  5. #bdb3d9
  6. #ded8ec
  7. #ffffff

#2b2b8e to black

  1. #2b2b8e
  2. #282575
  3. #231f5d
  4. #1e1946
  5. #181430
  6. #110b1c
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 4.1%

#2b2b8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2b8e foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #2b2b8e">…</p>

#2b2b8e background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2b2b8e">…</p>

#2b2b8e shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b2b8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2829198
Binary
00101011, 00101011, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#2b2b8e
LRV
≈ 4.2%
Closest short hex
#328 ΔE = 2.848
RGB
rgb(43, 43, 142)
RGBA
rgba(43, 43, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.189, g: 0.189, b: 0.623
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.169%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13948018 / 0xff2b2b8e
HSL
hsl(240, 54%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 54%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 70% (0.697), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 69.718%, perceived brightness: 24.606%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 68.597, L: 24.302
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 1.052, L: 0.211
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.275, L: 0.213
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.697), magenta: 70% (0.697), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 6.741, Y: 4.194, Z: 26.040
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.113, Y: 4.194
CIELab
L: 24.302, a: 33.251, b: -54.658
CIELuv
L: 24.302, u: -4.854, v: -67.264
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.302, C: 63.977, H: 301.314
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.302, C: 67.439, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.479, a: 22.920, b: -61.057
CIECAM02
J: 16.937, C: 55.324, h: 268.616, Q: 81.084, M: 48.380, s: 77.245, H: 315.670
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.712, jaune: -10.023, green: 0.308
LMS
L: 2.513, M: 2.535, S: 25.685
YCbCr
Y: 62.639, Cb: 171.461, Cr: 120.971
YCgCo
Y: 67.750, Cg: -24.750, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 54.286, Db: 131.967, Dr: 21.483
YPbPr
Y: 50.128, Pb: 49.500, Pr: -4.554
xvYCC
Y: 59.051, Cb: 171.482, Cr: 124.000
YIQ
Y: 54.286, I: -31.805, Q: 30.802
YUV
Y: 54.286, U: 43.164, V: -9.901
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.470
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 4.014

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