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#2b4d99 Hex Color Code

#2b4d99 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b4d99 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b4d99 is comprised of 16.86% red, 30.2% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #2b4d99 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 56% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.61 nm.

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#2b4d99 linear gradient to complementary #adc400

  1. #2b4d99
  2. #555f8a
  3. #6e727a
  4. #828569
  5. #929a55
  6. #a0af3b
  7. #adc400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #133f89
  2. #1c448e
  3. #244894
  4. #2b4d99
  5. #32529e
  6. #3856a4
  7. #3e5ba9

Tones

  1. #2b4d99
  2. #3c5090
  3. #475487
  4. #50577e
  5. #575b74
  6. #5d5e6b
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#2b4d99 to white

  1. #2b4d99
  2. #5668aa
  3. #7a84bb
  4. #9ba1cc
  5. #bcbfdd
  6. #dedfee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b4d99 to black

  1. #2b4d99
  2. #28407e
  3. #233464
  4. #1e284b
  5. #181d33
  6. #11121d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-4063 TSX / Blue Tattoo
      #2b4f9c
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  2. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 0.882 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  4. Lascaux

    1. ★ Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 3.783 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 4.750 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  9. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  10. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 3.336 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  11. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  12. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a1
      #004a9a
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  14. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  15. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  18. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  20. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  21. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 3.062 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  22. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.217 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 3.219 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 4.549 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  24. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  25. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 3.229 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 3.445 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  26. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Chase / 9149
      #484e89
      ΔE = 4.210 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  28. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  29. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  31. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 3.488 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  32. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  33. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  34. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  35. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 3.661 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  36. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  37. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Evening Blue / 2066-20
      #014f94
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  39. Clark+Kensington

    1. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 3.869 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  40. Brillux

    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  41. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  42. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 3.858 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  43. Plascon

    1. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 3.892 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  44. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  45. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  46. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 4.042 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  47. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  48. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  49. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 4.906 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  51. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  52. Behr

    1. Boudoir Blue MQ5-48
      #414d84
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  53. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  54. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  55. Caparol

    1. Friesenbla / Friesenblau
      #004494
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  56. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  57. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 4.383 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  58. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  59. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  60. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  61. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 4.723 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  62. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 45
      #4157a2
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  63. Peintures MF

    1. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  64. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 4.709 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  65. California Paints

    1. DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  66. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  67. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 4.844 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  68. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  69. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  70. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  71. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 5.127 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

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#2b4d99 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b4d99 foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b4d99">…</p>

#2b4d99 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #2b4d99">…</p>

#2b4d99 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b4d99">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2837913
Binary
00101011, 01001101, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#2b4d99
LRV
≈ 8.1%
Closest short hex
#15a ΔE = 3.526
RGB
rgb(43, 77, 153)
RGBA
rgba(43, 77, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.158, g: 0.282, b: 0.560
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 27.048%, blue: 60.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13939303 / 0xff2b4d99
HSL
hsl(221, 56%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 56%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.455), saturation: 72% (0.719), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 221.455, saturation: 71.895%, perceived brightness: 32.104%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.932, S: 79.365, L: 34.232
Cubehelix
H: -140.499, S: 0.795, L: 0.295
TSL
T: -2.163, S: 0.246, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.719), magenta: 50% (0.497), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 70% (0.698), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 9.398, Y: 8.120, Z: 31.203
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.167, Y: 8.120
CIELab
L: 34.232, a: 14.689, b: -45.251
CIELuv
L: 34.232, u: -13.629, v: -63.750
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.232, C: 47.576, H: 287.984
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.232, C: 65.190, H: 257.932
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.496, a: 9.000, b: -44.975
CIECAM02
J: 24.408, C: 51.074, h: 258.174, Q: 97.336, M: 44.663, s: 67.739, H: 310.140
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.479, jaune: -8.074, green: 1.558
LMS
L: 5.308, M: 7.362, S: 30.824
YCbCr
Y: 80.853, Cb: 166.396, Cr: 107.678
YCoCg
Y: 87.500, Cg: -10.500, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 75.498, Db: 116.608, Dr: 61.814
YPbPr
Y: 75.230, Pb: 41.910, Pr: -20.496
xvYCC
Y: 80.609, Cb: 164.815, Cr: 109.996
YIQ
Y: 75.498, I: -44.670, Q: 16.457
YUV
Y: 75.498, U: 38.139, V: -28.511
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 1.304
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 1.854

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