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#2b42cc Hex Color Code

#2b42cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b42cc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b42cc is comprised of 16.86% red, 25.88% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #2b42cc has a hue of 231° (degrees), 65% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.76 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#2b42cc linear gradient to complementary #57f700

  1. #2b42cc
  2. #5760b7
  3. #6b7ea2
  4. #749b8a
  5. #75ba70
  6. #6cd84f
  7. #57f700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0034ba
  2. #1139c0
  3. #203dc6
  4. #2b42cc
  5. #3447d2
  6. #3d4cd8
  7. #4551de

Tones

  1. #2b42cc
  2. #494bbf
  3. #5a55b2
  4. #675fa4
  5. #706897
  6. #77728a
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#2b42cc to white

  1. #2b42cc
  2. #615fd5
  3. #867ddf
  4. #a79ce7
  5. #c5bcf0
  6. #e3ddf8
  7. #ffffff

#2b42cc to black

  1. #2b42cc
  2. #2b38a7
  3. #282d83
  4. #232461
  5. #1c1a41
  6. #141023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 25 260 / Lazur 210
      #1c48c8
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 60 25 280 / Lavendel 180
      #483ccc
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2369 C
      #3b3fb6
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

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#2b42cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b42cc foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #2b42cc">…</p>

#2b42cc background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #2b42cc">…</p>

#2b42cc shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b42cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2835148
Binary
00101011, 01000010, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#2b42cc
LRV
≈ 8.8%
Closest short hex
#24c ΔE = 0.760
RGB
rgb(43, 66, 204)
RGBA
rgba(43, 66, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.137, g: 0.211, b: 0.652
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.248%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13942068 / 0xff2b42cc
HSL
hsl(231, 65%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 65%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 79% (0.789), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 78.922%, perceived brightness: 34.754%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.655, S: 85.491, L: 35.534
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 1.270, L: 0.291
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.310, L: 0.294
CMYK
cyan: 79% (0.789), magenta: 68% (0.676), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 13.840, Y: 8.768, Z: 58.078
xyY
x: 0.172, y: 0.109, Y: 8.768
CIELab
L: 35.534, a: 40.919, b: -73.347
CIELuv
L: 35.534, u: -11.374, v: -102.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.534, C: 83.989, H: 299.156
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.534, C: 102.914, H: 263.655
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.611, a: 31.610, b: -95.562
CIECAM02
J: 25.085, C: 71.277, h: 262.562, Q: 98.678, M: 62.331, s: 79.477, H: 312.429
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.736, jaune: -13.424, green: 1.854
LMS
L: 4.477, M: 5.500, S: 57.275
YCbCr
Y: 80.307, Cb: 191.986, Cr: 108.105
YCgCo
Y: 94.750, Cg: -28.750, Co: -29.500
YDbDr
Y: 74.855, Db: 194.304, Dr: 60.605
YPbPr
Y: 71.037, Pb: 71.645, Pr: -17.848
xvYCC
Y: 77.008, Cb: 190.935, Cr: 112.322
YIQ
Y: 74.855, I: -58.036, Q: 38.073
YUV
Y: 74.855, U: 63.553, V: -27.946
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 13.229
Brand Color
Behance ΔE = 6.143

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