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#2b3e74 Hex Color Code

#2b3e74 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b3e74 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b3e74 is comprised of 16.86% red, 24.31% green and 45.49% blue. In the HSL color space #2b3e74 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 46% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.25 nm.

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#2b3e74 linear gradient to complementary #87920d

  1. #2b3e74
  2. #464b68
  3. #58585c
  4. #66664f
  5. #727440
  6. #7d832e
  7. #87920d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d3368
  2. #22376c
  3. #273a70
  4. #2b3e74
  5. #2f4278
  6. #34457c
  7. #384980

Tones

  1. #2b3e74
  2. #35416e
  3. #3c4468
  4. #424762
  5. #474a5c
  6. #4c4d56
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#2b3e74 to white

  1. #2b3e74
  2. #505a8a
  3. #7279a1
  4. #9598b8
  5. #b8b9cf
  6. #dbdce7
  7. #ffffff

#2b3e74 to black

  1. #2b3e74
  2. #263460
  3. #212b4d
  4. #1c223a
  5. #161929
  6. #0e0f18
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 0.163 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ Island Blue
      #293a71
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b7
      #283c74
      ΔE = 0.980 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. ★ 36-b6
      #2c427d
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Sea World B40-097-275
      #323f75
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Vroom B49-093-279
      #353d75
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-5
      #333f73
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Regal Blue
      #2a3f71
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ Barrier Blue
      #2b3d6c
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #274074
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6615
      #2d407a
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. 6609
      #323971
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 288 CP
      #223d72
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. ★ 280 CP
      #223a76
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  9. Krylon

    1. ★ Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoky Wings B6-E1-3
      #343c70
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Gravel Road B5-E1-3
      #30406c
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Starry Night Blue / 2067-20
      #344177
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Blue / 2066-10
      #243973
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Michigan Blue
      #2c3e6d
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Denim Blue
      #213976
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  13. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Martian Skies 1
      #333d6b
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Plush Velvet 2
      #2e416e
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/19 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/19
      #30407c
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. 54 11 246 / Lago 45
      #244480
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  16. Levis

    1. Majestueus Blauw
      #17407d
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  17. Berger

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4050-R80B
      #203975
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B61 Coral Sea
      #2b3872
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  22. Brillux

    1. 54.12.30
      #343e69
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. Mystification / A388
      #2a4271
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5540-R70B
      #2f3f6a
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  25. Duron

    1. Dignified
      #37426f
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

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#2b3e74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b3e74 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #2b3e74">…</p>

#2b3e74 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #2b3e74">…</p>

#2b3e74 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 #2b3e74">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2834036
Binary
00101011, 00111110, 01110100
Hexadecimal
#2b3e74
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 2.682
RGB
rgb(43, 62, 116)
RGBA
rgba(43, 62, 116, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.281, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.228%, blue: 0.455%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13943180 / 0xff2b3e74
HSL
hsl(224, 46%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 46%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.384), saturation: 63% (0.629), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 224.384, saturation: 62.931%, perceived brightness: 25.844%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.485, S: 65.831, L: 27.351
Cubehelix
H: -137.365, S: 0.607, L: 0.244
TSL
T: -2.288, S: 0.199, L: 0.245
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.629), magenta: 47% (0.466), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 55% (0.545)
XYZ
X: 5.870, Y: 5.219, Z: 17.218
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.184, Y: 5.219
CIELab
L: 27.351, a: 10.784, b: -33.410
CIELuv
L: 27.351, u: -8.871, v: -43.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.351, C: 35.107, H: 287.889
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.351, C: 44.438, H: 258.485
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.846, a: 5.885, b: -28.692
CIECAM02
J: 19.282, C: 39.604, h: 261.059, Q: 86.515, M: 34.633, s: 63.271, H: 311.639
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.420, jaune: -5.941, green: 0.831
LMS
L: 3.748, M: 4.835, S: 17.020
YCbCr
Y: 69.667, Cb: 154.518, Cr: 115.825
YCgCo
Y: 70.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 62.475, Db: 80.532, Dr: 37.045
YPbPr
Y: 61.841, Pb: 29.185, Pr: -11.984
xvYCC
Y: 69.111, Cb: 153.637, Cr: 117.473
YIQ
Y: 62.475, I: -28.667, Q: 12.784
YUV
Y: 62.475, U: 26.340, V: -17.086
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.498
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.758

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