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#2b509c Hex Color Code

#2b509c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b509c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b509c is comprised of 16.86% red, 31.37% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #2b509c has a hue of 220° (degrees), 57% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.02 nm.

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

#2b509c linear gradient to complementary #b5c700

  1. #2b509c
  2. #57628d
  3. #72747c
  4. #87886b
  5. #989d56
  6. #a7b23c
  7. #b5c700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #11428c
  2. #1b4791
  3. #244b96
  4. #2b509c
  5. #3255a2
  6. #395aa7
  7. #3f5fad

Tones

  1. #2b509c
  2. #3c5393
  3. #485689
  4. #515a80
  5. #595d77
  6. #5f606d
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#2b509c to white

  1. #2b509c
  2. #566aac
  3. #7a86bd
  4. #9ca3cd
  5. #bdc0de
  6. #dedfee
  7. #ffffff

#2b509c to black

  1. #2b509c
  2. #284380
  3. #243665
  4. #1e2a4c
  5. #181e34
  6. #11121d
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6573
      #264e90
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  2. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Viper GTS Blue
      #184f9c
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Jazz Blue
      #0f4fa2
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 36-b4
      #334d8e
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  9. Kaessbohrer

    1. ★ Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10443
      #004e9e
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  11. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2145 XGC
      #0054a7
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 2145 C
      #004ea8
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  14. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. Humbrol

    1. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  18. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  20. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

#2b509c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b509c foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #2b509c">…</p>

#2b509c background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b509c">…</p>

#2b509c shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b509c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2838684
Binary
00101011, 01010000, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#2b509c
LRV
≈ 8.7%
Closest short hex
#15a ΔE = 2.558
RGB
rgb(43, 80, 156)
RGBA
rgba(43, 80, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.154, g: 0.287, b: 0.559
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.278%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13938532 / 0xff2b509c
HSL
hsl(220, 57%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 57%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.354), saturation: 72% (0.724), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 220.354, saturation: 72.436%, perceived brightness: 33.006%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.297, S: 80.461, L: 35.302
Cubehelix
H: -141.710, S: 0.798, L: 0.303
TSL
T: -2.117, S: 0.248, L: 0.304
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.724), magenta: 49% (0.487), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 9.864, Y: 8.650, Z: 32.596
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.169, Y: 8.650
CIELab
L: 35.302, a: 13.835, b: -45.341
CIELuv
L: 35.302, u: -14.525, v: -64.436
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.302, C: 47.405, H: 286.969
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.302, C: 66.053, H: 257.297
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.411, a: 8.393, b: -45.122
CIECAM02
J: 25.264, C: 51.439, h: 257.292, Q: 99.030, M: 44.982, s: 67.397, H: 309.686
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.469, jaune: -8.077, green: 1.681
LMS
L: 5.651, M: 7.943, S: 32.202
YCbCr
Y: 82.659, Cb: 166.840, Cr: 106.361
YCgCo
Y: 89.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 77.601, Db: 117.958, Dr: 65.813
YPbPr
Y: 77.591, Pb: 42.255, Pr: -21.996
xvYCC
Y: 82.637, Cb: 165.118, Cr: 108.678
YIQ
Y: 77.601, I: -46.457, Q: 15.822
YUV
Y: 77.601, U: 38.581, V: -30.356
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 2.001
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 2.210

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