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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 / #fff

#2b509c to black

  1. #2b509c
  2. #284380
  3. #243665
  4. #1e2a4c
  5. #181e34
  6. #11121d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 10248 C
      #2c4f99
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. P 104-8 C
      #214e92
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6518
      #2d579f
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  3. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  4. Australian Standard AS2700

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  9. Valspar Paint

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

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

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

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

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

    1. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 2268
      #0054a4
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  15. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  16. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  17. Porter Paints

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

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

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

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

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

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  23. 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%

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#2b509c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b509c foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #2b509c">…</p>

#2b509c background

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2b509c">…</p>

#2b509c shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<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: 16.863%, yellow: 27.793%, blue: 61.176%
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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