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#2b509a Hex Color Code

#2b509a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b509a is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b509a is comprised of 16.86% red, 31.37% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #2b509a has a hue of 220° (degrees), 56% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.22 nm.

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#2b509a linear gradient to complementary #b7c500

  1. #2b509a
  2. #57618b
  3. #72747b
  4. #878769
  5. #999b55
  6. #a9b03b
  7. #b7c500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #12428a
  2. #1c478f
  3. #244b95
  4. #2b509a
  5. #32559f
  6. #385aa5
  7. #3f5fab

Tones

  1. #2b509a
  2. #3c5391
  3. #475687
  4. #50597e
  5. #575c75
  6. #5d5f6b
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#2b509a to white

  1. #2b509a
  2. #566aab
  3. #7a86bc
  4. #9ba3cc
  5. #bcc0dd
  6. #dedfee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b509a to black

  1. #2b509a
  2. #28437f
  3. #233664
  4. #1e2a4b
  5. #181e33
  6. #11121d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10248 C
      #2c4f99
      ΔE = 0.410 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 0.493 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6539
      #3d5891
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  3. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 0.672 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  4. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lake Placid Blue
      #2d5499
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Imperial Blue Mica
      #0f5199
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 3.787 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  9. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  10. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  12. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Evening Blue / 2066-20
      #014f94
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  18. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  20. Caparol

    1. Iris 3
      #085098
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 5.031 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  21. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  22. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  26. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Chase / 9149
      #484e89
      ΔE = 4.186 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  27. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  28. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 3.108 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 3.454 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  29. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 3.135 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R90B
      #094c94
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  31. California Paints

    1. DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 3.840 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  35. Resene

    1. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 3.358 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  36. Ford

    1. Blue
      #184a90
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 3.466 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  37. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  38. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. T2006-5
      #2d4a81
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  39. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 4.431 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  40. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  41. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  42. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 3.923 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  43. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 3.743 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  44. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.822 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  45. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  46. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  47. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  48. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  49. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.505 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.023 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  51. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  52. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 4.765 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  55. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  56. Behr

    1. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Flashy Sapphire P520-7
      #2b538b
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  57. Nippon Paint

    1. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  58. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.238 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  59. Plascon

    1. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  60. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  61. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  62. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  63. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  64. Duron

    1. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  65. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 4.787 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  66. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  67. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 40
      #49589c
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 290 40 35
      #4c5692
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  68. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 4.744 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  69. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  70. Taubmans

    1. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 5.131 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  71. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  72. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  73. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  74. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  75. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  76. Olympic

    1. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 5.125 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  77. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 5.163 / LRV ≈ 6.9%

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#2b509a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b509a foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #2b509a">…</p>

#2b509a background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #2b509a">…</p>

#2b509a shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b509a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2838682
Binary
00101011, 01010000, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#2b509a
LRV
≈ 8.6%
Closest short hex
#359 ΔE = 2.373
RGB
rgb(43, 80, 154)
RGBA
rgba(43, 80, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.289, b: 0.556
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 27.745%, blue: 60.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13938534 / 0xff2b509a
HSL
hsl(220, 56%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 56%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 72% (0.721), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 72.078%, perceived brightness: 32.841%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.988, S: 80.140, L: 35.169
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.783, L: 0.302
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.246, L: 0.303
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.721), magenta: 48% (0.481), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 9.696, Y: 8.583, Z: 31.711
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.172, Y: 8.583
CIELab
L: 35.169, a: 13.068, b: -44.349
CIELuv
L: 35.169, u: -14.539, v: -62.919
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.169, C: 46.234, H: 286.418
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.169, C: 64.577, H: 256.988
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.297, a: 7.804, b: -43.669
CIECAM02
J: 25.166, C: 50.641, h: 257.012, Q: 98.836, M: 44.285, s: 66.938, H: 309.542
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.461, jaune: -7.892, green: 1.678
LMS
L: 5.642, M: 7.941, S: 31.331
YCbCr
Y: 82.463, Cb: 165.962, Cr: 106.503
YCoCg
Y: 89.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 77.373, Db: 115.292, Dr: 65.379
YPbPr
Y: 77.447, Pb: 41.255, Pr: -21.904
xvYCC
Y: 82.513, Cb: 164.240, Cr: 108.759
YIQ
Y: 77.373, I: -45.815, Q: 15.200
YUV
Y: 77.373, U: 37.709, V: -30.156
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.161
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 2.416

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