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#2b537a Hex Color Code

#2b537a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b537a is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b537a is comprised of 16.86% red, 32.55% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #2b537a has a hue of 210° (degrees), 48% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.7 nm.

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#2b537a linear gradient to complementary #76622f

  1. #2b537a
  2. #41556e
  3. #515762
  4. #5c5a56
  5. #665d4a
  6. #6f5f3d
  7. #76622f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #19456b
  2. #1f4a70
  3. #254e75
  4. #2b537a
  5. #31587f
  6. #365c84
  7. #3b6189

Tones

  1. #2b537a
  2. #355373
  3. #3e536d
  4. #445366
  5. #4a5360
  6. #4f5359
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#2b537a to white

  1. #2b537a
  2. #516d8f
  3. #7388a5
  4. #96a5bb
  5. #b8c2d1
  6. #dbe0e8
  7. #ffffff

#2b537a to black

  1. #2b537a
  2. #264565
  3. #213850
  4. #1c2b3d
  5. #161f2a
  6. #0f1319
  7. #000000

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  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 108-7 C
      #2c557e
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ 19-4035 TCX
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      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  4. Dulux

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      #325478
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  5. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Prussian Blue (965)
      #2d567c
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  6. Vallejo Game Color

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      #2d567c
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
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    1. ★ Breonne Blue (9055)
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  9. Sigma

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      #2f557e
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
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      #345478
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ Bimini Blue
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      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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      #365379
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
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      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
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      #37567c
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
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      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
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      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
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      #365574
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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#2b537a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b537a foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2b537a">…</p>

#2b537a background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #2b537a">…</p>

#2b537a shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b537a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2839418
Binary
00101011, 01010011, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#2b537a
LRV
≈ 8.1%
Closest short hex
#357 ΔE = 1.876
RGB
rgb(43, 83, 122)
RGBA
rgba(43, 83, 122, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.173, g: 0.335, b: 0.492
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.273%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13937798 / 0xff2b537a
HSL
hsl(210, 48%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 48%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (209.620), saturation: 65% (0.648), value: 48% (0.478)
HSP
hue: 209.620, saturation: 64.754%, perceived brightness: 31.110%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.794, S: 75.306, L: 34.200
Cubehelix
H: -154.281, S: 0.540, L: 0.295
TSL
T: -2.204, S: 0.215, L: 0.296
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.648), magenta: 32% (0.320), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.522)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 52% (0.522)
XYZ
X: 7.601, Y: 8.105, Z: 19.572
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.230, Y: 8.105
CIELab
L: 34.200, a: -0.960, b: -26.322
CIELuv
L: 34.200, u: -16.013, v: -35.620
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.200, C: 26.340, H: 267.912
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.200, C: 39.054, H: 245.794
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.468, a: -2.160, b: -20.835
CIECAM02
J: 24.504, C: 36.070, h: 245.598, Q: 97.528, M: 31.543, s: 56.870, H: 303.844
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -4.559, green: 1.935
LMS
L: 5.873, M: 8.529, S: 19.380
YCbCr
Y: 80.839, Cb: 151.041, Cr: 107.671
YCgCo
Y: 82.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: -9.000
YDbDr
Y: 75.486, Db: 69.987, Dr: 61.783
YPbPr
Y: 77.288, Pb: 24.100, Pr: -21.794
xvYCC
Y: 82.377, Cb: 149.170, Cr: 108.855
YIQ
Y: 75.486, I: -36.358, Q: 3.676
YUV
Y: 75.486, U: 22.890, V: -28.500
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/6 ΔE = 2.351
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 3.466

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