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#2b3996 Hex Color Code

#2b3996 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b3996 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b3996 is comprised of 16.86% red, 22.35% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #2b3996 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 55% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.09 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2b3996 linear gradient to complementary #70c100

  1. #2b3996
  2. #4b4e87
  3. #5c6477
  4. #687b66
  5. #6e9253
  6. #71a93a
  7. #70c100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #172e89
  2. #1f328d
  3. #253592
  4. #2b3996
  5. #313d9a
  6. #36409f
  7. #3b44a3

Tones

  1. #2b3996
  2. #3c3f8d
  3. #474685
  4. #504d7c
  5. #575373
  6. #5c5a6a
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#2b3996 to white

  1. #2b3996
  2. #5656a8
  3. #7a75b9
  4. #9c96cb
  5. #bdb8dc
  6. #dedbee
  7. #ffffff

#2b3996 to black

  1. #2b3996
  2. #28307b
  3. #242862
  4. #1e1f49
  5. #181832
  6. #110e1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 15 270 / Aquarell 65
      #34348c
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  7. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 287
      #003896
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 286 XGC
      #033e9e
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#2b3996 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b3996 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #2b3996">…</p>

#2b3996 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2b3996">…</p>

#2b3996 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b3996">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2832790
Binary
00101011, 00111001, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#2b3996
LRV
≈ 5.6%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 2.414
RGB
rgb(43, 57, 150)
RGBA
rgba(43, 57, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.172, g: 0.228, b: 0.600
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.217%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13944426 / 0xff2b3996
HSL
hsl(232, 55%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 55%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.150), saturation: 71% (0.713), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 232.150, saturation: 71.333%, perceived brightness: 27.799%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.327, S: 74.385, L: 28.488
Cubehelix
H: -129.733, S: 0.943, L: 0.247
TSL
T: -2.626, S: 0.259, L: 0.249
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.713), magenta: 62% (0.620), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 78% (0.776), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 7.963, Y: 5.641, Z: 29.517
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.131, Y: 5.641
CIELab
L: 28.488, a: 27.020, b: -52.736
CIELuv
L: 28.488, u: -8.147, v: -69.641
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.488, C: 59.256, H: 297.129
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.488, C: 70.116, H: 263.327
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.751, a: 18.278, b: -57.059
CIECAM02
J: 19.935, C: 55.131, h: 264.866, Q: 87.967, M: 48.211, s: 74.031, H: 313.651
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.626, jaune: -9.579, green: 0.837
LMS
L: 3.465, M: 4.153, S: 29.128
YCbCr
Y: 70.479, Cb: 170.899, Cr: 115.251
YCgCo
Y: 76.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 63.416, Db: 130.269, Dr: 38.843
YPbPr
Y: 60.714, Pb: 48.110, Pr: -11.278
xvYCC
Y: 68.143, Cb: 170.261, Cr: 118.093
YIQ
Y: 63.416, I: -38.217, Q: 25.975
YUV
Y: 63.416, U: 42.608, V: -17.911
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 7.324
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 2.143

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