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#2b42c0 Hex Color Code

#2b42c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b42c0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b42c0 is comprised of 16.86% red, 25.88% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #2b42c0 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 63% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.12 nm.

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#2b42c0 linear gradient to complementary #68eb00

  1. #2b42c0
  2. #555dad
  3. #697998
  4. #749582
  5. #77b16a
  6. #74ce4a
  7. #68eb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0135af
  2. #1539b5
  3. #213dba
  4. #2b42c0
  5. #3447c6
  6. #3b4bcb
  7. #4350d1

Tones

  1. #2b42c0
  2. #454ab4
  3. #5653a8
  4. #615c9b
  5. #6a648f
  6. #716d83
  7. #767676

Tints and Shades

#2b42c0 to white

  1. #2b42c0
  2. #5f5ecb
  3. #837cd6
  4. #a49be1
  5. #c3bceb
  6. #e1ddf5
  7. #ffffff

#2b42c0 to black

  1. #2b42c0
  2. #2a389d
  3. #272d7c
  4. #22245c
  5. #1b1a3e
  6. #131022
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2728 C
      #0047bb
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

#2b42c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b42c0 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #2b42c0">…</p>

#2b42c0 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #2b42c0">…</p>

#2b42c0 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b42c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2835136
Binary
00101011, 01000010, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#2b42c0
LRV
≈ 8.2%
Closest short hex
#34b ΔE = 1.089
RGB
rgb(43, 66, 192)
RGBA
rgba(43, 66, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.143, g: 0.219, b: 0.638
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.247%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13942080 / 0xff2b42c0
HSL
hsl(231, 63%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 63%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.738), saturation: 78% (0.776), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 230.738, saturation: 77.604%, perceived brightness: 33.534%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.300, S: 83.899, L: 34.425
Cubehelix
H: -131.043, S: 1.180, L: 0.286
TSL
T: -2.565, S: 0.298, L: 0.288
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.776), magenta: 66% (0.656), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 12.456, Y: 8.214, Z: 50.788
xyY
x: 0.174, y: 0.115, Y: 8.214
CIELab
L: 34.425, a: 36.617, b: -68.166
CIELuv
L: 34.425, u: -11.129, v: -94.728
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.425, C: 77.378, H: 298.243
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.425, C: 95.380, H: 263.300
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.661, a: 27.418, b: -85.002
CIECAM02
J: 24.278, C: 67.554, h: 262.675, Q: 97.077, M: 59.075, s: 78.009, H: 312.489
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.703, jaune: -12.442, green: 1.648
LMS
L: 4.408, M: 5.490, S: 50.094
YCbCr
Y: 79.131, Cb: 186.718, Cr: 108.957
YCgCo
Y: 91.750, Cg: -25.750, Co: -26.500
YDbDr
Y: 73.487, Db: 178.308, Dr: 58.001
YPbPr
Y: 70.173, Pb: 65.645, Pr: -17.296
xvYCC
Y: 76.266, Cb: 185.665, Cr: 112.807
YIQ
Y: 73.487, I: -54.181, Q: 34.340
YUV
Y: 73.487, U: 58.321, V: -26.746
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 10.918
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 6.367

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