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Australian Standard AS2700 B61 Coral Sea / #2b3872 Hex Color Code

#2b3872 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b3872 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b3872 is comprised of 16.86% red, 21.96% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #2b3872 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 45% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.27 nm.

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

#2b3872 linear gradient to complementary #829d00

  1. #2b3872
  2. #454767
  3. #56575b
  4. #64684e
  5. #70793f
  6. #798b2b
  7. #829d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e2e67
  2. #23326b
  3. #27356e
  4. #2b3872
  5. #2f3b76
  6. #333f7a
  7. #37427d

Tones

  1. #2b3872
  2. #343c6c
  3. #3c3f67
  4. #424361
  5. #47475b
  6. #4b4b55
  7. #4f4f4f

Tints and Shades

#2b3872 to white

  1. #2b3872
  2. #505589
  3. #72749f
  4. #9595b7
  5. #b7b7cf
  6. #dbdae7
  7. #ffffff

#2b3872 to black

  1. #2b3872
  2. #262f5e
  3. #21274b
  4. #1c1f39
  5. #161728
  6. #0e0e18
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
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      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
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      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
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      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  14. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B11 Rich Blue
      #2b3769
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
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      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
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      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
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      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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#2b3872 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b3872 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #2b3872">…</p>

#2b3872 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b3872">…</p>

#2b3872 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b3872">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2832498
Binary
00101011, 00111000, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#2b3872
LRV
≈ 4.6%
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 2.880
RGB
rgb(43, 56, 114)
RGBA
rgba(43, 56, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.263, b: 0.535
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.212%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13944718 / 0xff2b3872
HSL
hsl(229, 45%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 45%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.014), saturation: 62% (0.623), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 229.014, saturation: 62.281%, perceived brightness: 24.412%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.140, S: 62.367, L: 25.432
Cubehelix
H: -132.691, S: 0.640, L: 0.229
TSL
T: -2.490, S: 0.200, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.623), magenta: 51% (0.509), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 5.447, Y: 4.556, Z: 16.509
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.172, Y: 4.556
CIELab
L: 25.432, a: 14.183, b: -35.213
CIELuv
L: 25.432, u: -6.999, v: -44.898
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.432, C: 37.962, H: 291.939
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.432, C: 45.440, H: 261.140
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.346, a: 8.192, b: -30.913
CIECAM02
J: 17.912, C: 40.605, h: 264.696, Q: 83.384, M: 35.508, s: 65.256, H: 313.560
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.463, jaune: -6.306, green: 0.507
LMS
L: 3.268, M: 4.003, S: 16.313
YCbCr
Y: 66.447, Cb: 155.386, Cr: 118.175
YCgCo
Y: 67.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: -7.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.725, Db: 83.164, Dr: 29.915
YPbPr
Y: 57.407, Pb: 30.495, Pr: -9.168
xvYCC
Y: 65.302, Cb: 154.788, Cr: 119.947
YIQ
Y: 58.725, I: -26.378, Q: 15.297
YUV
Y: 58.725, U: 27.201, V: -13.796
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.144
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 3.921

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