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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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#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

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      #2b4f9c
      ΔE = 0.459 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 4.275 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6525
      #285099
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  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. Sikkens

    1. ★ V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  6. GM / General Motors

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

    1. ★ Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  8. Kaessbohrer

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Evening Blue / 2066-20
      #014f94
      ΔE = 4.004 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  16. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  17. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  19. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  20. 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%
  21. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 3.029 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue Fire
      #2c538f
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 3.079 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  23. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 3.086 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.156 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue Chase / 9149
      #484e89
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  27. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  29. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 3.234 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  30. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.303 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  31. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  32. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 3.521 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Grapes
      #4b589a
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  36. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 3.558 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 3.728 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  38. Caparol

    1. 60 21 240 / Pacific 170
      #00549c
      ΔE = 3.662 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 4.045 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  39. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  40. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 3.678 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 4.490 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  41. California Paints

    1. DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. DE 5895 - Dive In
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  43. Audi

    1. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 3.871 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 4.791 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  44. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  45. Brillux

    1. 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  46. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.069 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  47. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  48. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  49. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  50. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  51. Behr

    1. Canyon Iris P540-7
      #495490
      ΔE = 4.247 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Flashy Sapphire P520-7
      #2b538b
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  52. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  53. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  54. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 4.307 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  55. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  56. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  57. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  58. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.499 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  59. Nippon Paint

    1. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  60. Laura Ashley

    1. 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  61. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  62. Plascon

    1. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  63. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 40
      #49589c
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. RAL 290 40 35
      #4c5692
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  64. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  65. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  66. Earthpaint

    1. 1-38-7 Masquerade
      #4a5792
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  67. Beckers

    1. Gasoline 787 / 5535-B15G
      #4b5897
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  68. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 5.102 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  69. Taubmans

    1. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  70. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  71. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 5.066 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  72. Coronado Paint

    1. 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  73. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  74. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 5.217 / LRV ≈ 9.6%

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#2b509c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b509c foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

#2b509c background

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="background-color: #2b509c">…</p>

#2b509c shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<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
YCoCg
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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