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#2b516b Hex Color Code

#2b516b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b516b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b516b is comprised of 16.86% red, 31.76% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #2b516b has a hue of 204° (degrees), 43% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.57 nm.

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#2b516b linear gradient to complementary #644e32

  1. #2b516b
  2. #3b5062
  3. #475058
  4. #504f4f
  5. #584f45
  6. #5e4e3c
  7. #644e32

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b445d
  2. #214862
  3. #264d66
  4. #2b516b
  5. #305670
  6. #355a75
  7. #3a5f79

Tints and Shades

#2b516b to White

  1. #2b516b
  2. #4f6b82
  3. #71879a
  4. #93a4b2
  5. #b6c1cb
  6. #dae0e5
  7. #ffffff

#2b516b to Black

  1. #2b516b
  2. #264459
  3. #213747
  4. #1b2a36
  5. #151e26
  6. #0e1317
  7. #000000

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  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Lava / 550-7
      #2d5069
      ΔE = 0.574
    2. ★ Plymouth Blue / 453-7
      #295167
      ΔE = 2.024
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Lava 550-7
      #2d5069
      ΔE = 0.574
    2. ★ Regatta Bay 551-7
      #2c5268
      ΔE = 1.833
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Tang / T10 44I-2
      #29526c
      ΔE = 0.607
    2. ★ Star Spangled / T10 45I-2
      #2a526a
      ΔE = 1.175
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 6030-R90B
      #2f5169
      ΔE = 0.785
    2. Cool Blue / 5335 B
      #2d556b
      ΔE = 2.547
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-B
      #2c5068
      ΔE = 0.836
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Sea Foam Aqua
      #2b4f69
      ΔE = 0.851
    2. ★ Atlantis Dark Aqua
      #274c67
      ΔE = 2.140
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Teal Shadow / AC235-B
      #254f6a
      ΔE = 1.103
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Date Night
      #315067
      ΔE = 1.269
    2. Impetuous Sea
      #2a546a
      ΔE = 2.511
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Danish Blue
      #2d546d
      ΔE = 1.334
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Royal Regatta 1
      #33526c
      ΔE = 1.495
    2. ★ 30BB 08/188
      #37536c
      ΔE = 2.153
  11. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #27546e
      ΔE = 1.558
    2. ★ Caribbean Teal
      #214f67
      ΔE = 2.228
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7332-83 King's Cape
      #1f516e
      ΔE = 1.568
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Tang C52-6
      #204f6b
      ΔE = 1.585
    2. Annapolis Blue D48-6
      #334c65
      ΔE = 2.859
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7341 - Prairie Night
      #304e66
      ΔE = 1.607
    2. ★ AC145 - Inky Sea
      #2e506e
      ΔE = 2.222
  15. Jotun

    1. ★ 0255 / Signalblå
      #2e526f
      ΔE = 1.615
    2. ★ 0396 / Wasablå
      #365267
      ΔE = 2.133
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4122 Nordic Morn 10BB 10/207
      #2d556f
      ΔE = 1.640
    2. Blue Bolt 10BB 09/250
      #175271
      ΔE = 2.429
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.12.27
      #2c5471
      ΔE = 1.676
    2. 66.12.27
      #25566f
      ΔE = 2.703
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Teal Shadow / AC148
      #21526c
      ΔE = 1.730
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Teal Shadow
      #21526c
      ΔE = 1.730
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Teal Shadow / AC148
      #21526c
      ΔE = 1.730
  21. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15080
      #1e5270
      ΔE = 1.826
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6688
      #294e6b
      ΔE = 1.860
    2. 6694
      #244c6a
      ΔE = 2.670
  23. Behr

    1. ★ New Navy RAH-82
      #32526e
      ΔE = 1.871
    2. ★ China Pattern ICC-85
      #34536f
      ΔE = 2.237
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Spinnaker B41-046-245
      #2f4d66
      ΔE = 1.925
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bachelor'S Pad / NP PB 1540 A
      #2b5472
      ΔE = 1.931
  26. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1972
      #265372
      ΔE = 1.937
    2. ★ Model Master 1942
      #2c4c64
      ΔE = 2.142
  27. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Costa Rica
      #1e5170
      ΔE = 1.980
  28. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.25.25
      #324e64
      ΔE = 1.993
    2. S8.22.29
      #38556a
      ΔE = 2.757
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wild Water / 30BB 08/225
      #34546f
      ΔE = 2.058
    2. Patch of Blue / 30BB 08/263
      #2a5575
      ΔE = 2.739
  30. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Ocean Trapeze / A344
      #2e546a
      ΔE = 2.160
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sheffield Gray Firemist
      #385269
      ΔE = 2.205
    2. Nassau Blue
      #374f67
      ΔE = 2.491
  32. Tata

    1. Blue Moon / 505
      #31566d
      ΔE = 2.428
  33. Humbrol

    1. 104 Oxford Blue
      #1e4f6f
      ΔE = 2.454
  34. Ford

    1. Reef Blue
      #2b4c68
      ΔE = 2.475
    2. Medium Aquamarine
      #305271
      ΔE = 2.685
  35. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Captivating 24-14
      #1d4e67
      ΔE = 2.517
  36. CIL

    1. Mediterranean Blue
      #38526c
      ΔE = 2.554
    2. Arctic Night
      #374f62
      ΔE = 2.858
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 201A Seclusion Blue
      #294e6d
      ΔE = 2.567
    2. 366
      #2d576e
      ΔE = 2.964
  38. Audi

    1. Stratos Blue Pearl/Stratosblau Pearl / LZ5B, X4, X4X4
      #385367
      ΔE = 2.632
    2. River Blue / L50Y
      #2b5770
      ΔE = 2.650
  39. Earthpaint

    1. 3-35-7 Blue Vision
      #105271
      ΔE = 2.858
  40. Laura Ashley

    1. 1406 Deep Chambray 6
      #2f5675
      ΔE = 2.946
  41. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Regatta - 6517
      #2b5374
      ΔE = 2.966

#2b516b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b516b foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #2b516b">…</p>

#2b516b background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #2b516b">…</p>

#2b516b shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b516b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2838891
Binary
00101011, 01010001, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#2b516b
Closest short hex
#257 ΔE = 2.949
RGB
rgb(43, 81, 107)
RGBA
rgba(43, 81, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.186, g: 0.351, b: 0.463
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 26.213%, blue: 41.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13938325 / 0xff2b516b
HSL
hsl(204, 43%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 43%%, 29%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.375), saturation: 60% (0.598), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 204.375, saturation: 59.813, perceived brightness: 29.631
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.632, S: 71.617, L: 32.831
Cubehelix
H: -160.714, S: 0.445, L: 0.284
TSL
T: -2.033, S: 0.199, L: 0.285
CMYK
cyan: 60 (0.598), magenta: 24 (0.243), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 58 (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 83 (0.831), magenta: 68 (0.682), yellow: 58 (0.580)
XYZ
X: 6.592, Y: 7.459, Z: 15.000
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.257, Y: 7.459
CIELab
L: 32.831, a: -5.052, b: -19.102
CIELuv
L: 32.831, u: -15.604, v: -24.618
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.831, C: 19.759, H: 255.185
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.831, C: 29.146, H: 237.632
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.312, a: -4.716, b: -13.443
CIECAM02
J: 23.451, C: 29.815, h: 237.624, Q: 95.410, M: 26.073, s: 52.276, H: 300.044
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.221, jaune: -3.263, green: 1.978
LMS
L: 5.599, M: 8.116, S: 14.872
YCbCr
Y: 78.361, Cb: 145.038, Cr: 109.472
YCgCo
Y: 78.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 72.602, Db: 51.758, Dr: 56.296
YPbPr
Y: 74.778, Pb: 17.370, Pr: -20.196
xvYCC
Y: 80.221, Cb: 143.258, Cr: 110.259
YIQ
Y: 72.602, I: -30.990, Q: 0.054
YUV
Y: 72.602, U: 16.928, V: -25.970
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 3/4 ΔE = 1.822
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 2.565

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