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#2b495b Hex Color Code

#2b495b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b495b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b495b is comprised of 16.86% red, 28.63% green and 35.69% blue. In the HSL color space #2b495b has a hue of 203° (degrees), 36% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.76 nm.

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#2b495b linear gradient to complementary #564230

  1. #2b495b
  2. #364854
  3. #3f474d
  4. #464645
  5. #4c443e
  6. #514337
  7. #564230

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e3d4f
  2. #234153
  3. #274557
  4. #2b495b
  5. #2f4d5f
  6. #335163
  7. #375568

Tints and Shades

#2b495b to white

  1. #2b495b
  2. #4d6474
  3. #6f818e
  4. #919fa9
  5. #b5bec5
  6. #d9dee2
  7. #ffffff

#2b495b to black

  1. #2b495b
  2. #263d4c
  3. #20323d
  4. #1a272f
  5. #151c21
  6. #0d1114
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Cratère de lune
      #2f495b
      ΔE = 0.904 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Plume jade
      #2e4f61
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Arapawa B40-045-235
      #274a5d
      ΔE = 0.905 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ Astronaut Blue B38-052-231
      #214559
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Arctic Night 10BB 07/150
      #2d4759
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 135 - Deep Ocean
      #2a4b5f
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Deep Ocean / 63
      #2a4b5f
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Venetian Crystal 1
      #25485c
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2168 C
      #254a5d
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ 2168 XGC
      #294c5d
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Midnight Aqua
      #2c4656
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. Medium Willow
      #314b57
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gentleman's Gray / 2062-20
      #314757
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. ★ Twilight / 2058-10
      #264556
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5347 B
      #294557
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 7020-R90B
      #2d4555
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  11. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 7-086 - Midnight blue
      #2f4656
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Coat 552-7
      #334a59
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Coat / 552-7
      #334a59
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-34-7 Hidden Secret
      #20495d
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 4-35-7 Black Earth
      #21465e
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Fathom Blue
      #334c5b
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Dark Turquoise
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue C80
      #314655
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 560D-7 Planetarium
      #1f475c
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. ★ 540F-7 Velvet Evening
      #294856
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  18. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Reef Resort / A343
      #274456
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Boatshed / O6
      #304552
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Fringe L15CW31D
      #314956
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7321-73 Black Denim
      #314658
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  21. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS927
      #304a57
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. CAS943
      #364859
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6020-B
      #344756
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Green Gray
      #2f4553
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Karma
      #294961
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  24. Sikkens

    1. T0.20.20
      #2e4455
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  25. Berger

    1. Night edition / 7429
      #1b485d
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Night Edition
      #1b485d
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Night edition / 7429
      #1b485d
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-7 African Night
      #2c4457
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2016-6
      #25455b
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. T2024-6
      #294a57
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. 1312 Powder Blue 6
      #304854
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Ebony Blue / NP N 2002 A
      #324553
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Midnight Clearing
      #334555
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. Blue Navy
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Blazer Blue / 7365
      #384d5d
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7429 - Night Edition
      #2b4e5d
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  35. Olympic

    1. Star Spangled C53-6
      #284d65
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 376
      #2f4f5e
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  37. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1942
      #2c4c64
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

#2b495b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b495b foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b495b">…</p>

#2b495b 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: #2b495b">…</p>

#2b495b shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b495b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2836827
Binary
00101011, 01001001, 01011011
Hexadecimal
#2b495b
LRV
≈ 6.0%
Closest short hex
#245 ΔE = 2.590
RGB
rgb(43, 73, 91)
RGBA
rgba(43, 73, 91, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.353, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.241%, blue: 0.357%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13940389 / 0xff2b495b
HSL
hsl(202, 36%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 36%, 26%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.500), saturation: 53% (0.527), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 202.500, saturation: 52.747%, perceived brightness: 26.670%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.091, S: 63.777, L: 29.497
Cubehelix
H: -163.017, S: 0.355, L: 0.259
TSL
T: -1.978, S: 0.170, L: 0.259
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.527), magenta: 20% (0.198), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 64% (0.643)
XYZ
X: 5.266, Y: 6.034, Z: 10.783
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.273, Y: 6.034
CIELab
L: 29.497, a: -5.490, b: -14.087
CIELuv
L: 29.497, u: -12.813, v: -17.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.497, C: 15.119, H: 248.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.497, C: 21.336, H: 233.091
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.563, a: -4.715, b: -8.832
CIECAM02
J: 20.925, C: 24.116, h: 233.872, Q: 90.125, M: 21.089, s: 48.373, H: 295.805
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -2.393, green: 1.690
LMS
L: 4.700, M: 6.602, S: 10.701
YCbCr
Y: 72.761, Cb: 140.342, Cr: 113.552
YCgCo
Y: 70.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 66.082, Db: 37.494, Dr: 43.896
YPbPr
Y: 67.906, Pb: 12.450, Pr: -15.828
xvYCC
Y: 74.319, Cb: 138.936, Cr: 114.096
YIQ
Y: 66.082, I: -23.654, Q: -0.743
YUV
Y: 66.082, U: 12.263, V: -20.250
Munsell Color System
10B 3/4 ΔE = 1.945
Brand Color
About.me (blue) ΔE = 6.036

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