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#2b3c8a Hex Color Code

#2b3c8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b3c8a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b3c8a is comprised of 16.86% red, 23.53% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2b3c8a has a hue of 229° (degrees), 52% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.55 nm.

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

#2b3c8a linear gradient to complementary #82b500

  1. #2b3c8a
  2. #4a4f7c
  3. #5d626e
  4. #6b765e
  5. #758a4c
  6. #7da035
  7. #82b500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a317d
  2. #203581
  3. #263886
  4. #2b3c8a
  5. #30408e
  6. #354393
  7. #3a4797

Tones

  1. #2b3c8a
  2. #394182
  3. #43467a
  4. #4a4b72
  5. #51506a
  6. #565562
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#2b3c8a to white

  1. #2b3c8a
  2. #54599d
  3. #7777b1
  4. #9997c4
  5. #bbb9d8
  6. #dddbeb
  7. #ffffff

#2b3c8a to black

  1. #2b3c8a
  2. #273372
  3. #232a5a
  4. #1d2144
  5. #17182f
  6. #100f1b
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.498 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
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      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Polar Pond B7-D1-3
      #403c84
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 6514
      #3b3a7d
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2118 CP
      #31397f
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 3584 C
      #2e3e80
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
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      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  9. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#2b3c8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b3c8a foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2b3c8a">…</p>

#2b3c8a background

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

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #2b3c8a">…</p>

#2b3c8a shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b3c8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2833546
Binary
00101011, 00111100, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#2b3c8a
LRV
≈ 5.6%
Closest short hex
#249 ΔE = 3.457
RGB
rgb(43, 60, 138)
RGBA
rgba(43, 60, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.178, g: 0.249, b: 0.573
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.225%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13943670 / 0xff2b3c8a
HSL
hsl(229, 52%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 52%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.263), saturation: 69% (0.688), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 229.263, saturation: 68.841%, perceived brightness: 27.274%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.871, S: 71.896, L: 28.326
Cubehelix
H: -132.450, S: 0.811, L: 0.249
TSL
T: -2.501, S: 0.237, L: 0.250
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.688), magenta: 57% (0.565), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 7.198, Y: 5.580, Z: 24.737
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.149, Y: 5.580
CIELab
L: 28.326, a: 20.480, b: -45.614
CIELuv
L: 28.326, u: -8.636, v: -60.460
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.326, C: 50.001, H: 294.180
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.326, C: 61.074, H: 261.871
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.621, a: 13.057, b: -45.557
CIECAM02
J: 19.893, C: 49.743, h: 263.830, Q: 87.874, M: 43.499, s: 70.358, H: 313.100
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.548, jaune: -8.225, green: 0.819
LMS
L: 3.654, M: 4.558, S: 24.424
YCbCr
Y: 70.815, Cb: 164.758, Cr: 114.999
YCgCo
Y: 75.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: -13.000
YDbDr
Y: 63.809, Db: 111.624, Dr: 39.587
YPbPr
Y: 61.995, Pb: 40.955, Pr: -12.088
xvYCC
Y: 69.243, Cb: 163.976, Cr: 117.382
YIQ
Y: 63.809, I: -35.186, Q: 20.674
YUV
Y: 63.809, U: 36.510, V: -18.256
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 5.780
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.274

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