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Behr Flashy Sapphire P520-7 / #2b538b Hex Color Code

#2b538b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b538b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b538b is comprised of 16.86% red, 32.55% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #2b538b has a hue of 215° (degrees), 53% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.05 nm.

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#2b538b linear gradient to complementary #928824

  1. #2b538b
  2. #4b5b7c
  3. #60636e
  4. #6f6c5e
  5. #7c754e
  6. #887e3c
  7. #928824

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #15457b
  2. #1d4980
  3. #244e86
  4. #2b538b
  5. #315890
  6. #375d96
  7. #3d629b

Tones

  1. #2b538b
  2. #395483
  3. #43557b
  4. #4a5773
  5. #51586b
  6. #565a63
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#2b538b to white

  1. #2b538b
  2. #536d9e
  3. #7688b1
  4. #98a4c4
  5. #bac2d8
  6. #dce0eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b538b to black

  1. #2b538b
  2. #274573
  3. #22385b
  4. #1d2b44
  5. #171f2f
  6. #10131b
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6607
      #2e538c
      ΔE = 0.612 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 6539
      #3d5891
      ΔE = 3.232 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Imperial Blue Mica
      #0f5199
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ 57.18.27
      #2d5085
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Nouvelle Orléans
      #2a5b8b
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blueblood - 6966
      #015086
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 7269 - Evening In Paris
      #28497a
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Banzai Blue
      #275387
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Daytona Blue
      #35568e
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Bicycle Blue / 25808
      #355284
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Bally Blue Met. / 41755
      #3b4f8e
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. St Tropaz B47-069-266
      #325482
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  11. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b6
      #1b5288
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 4.123 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Stunning Sapphire / PPG1158-7
      #185887
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. 7328-73 Mystic Cobalt
      #385279
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  17. Audi

    1. ★ Sepangblau Metallic / E9, E9E9, E9PA, LY5Q
      #1e5186
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 3.068 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  20. Asian Paints

    1. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Oriental Blue / 1306
      #364b82
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Mineral Blue
      #3b5686
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Sapphire Earbobs X73R158A
      #45517b
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 3-36-7 Academy Blue
      #234f7d
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Deep Light Blue
      #215b93
      ΔE = 3.514 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. Brilliant Blue / 349-7
      #224d88
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  25. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Model Master 2947
      #265e95
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  26. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue deep / 145
      #2b4f8e
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Sailors Eyes / AC142
      #43587d
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Wavy Navy / AC234-B
      #0d5584
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  29. Plascon

    1. Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Stone Cold B3-C1-3
      #005088
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Glacier Bay
      #0e548a
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  31. ECOS Paints

    1. Dancing Sea (0641)
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  33. Colortrend

    1. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 0599
      #344b83
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  34. Sikkens

    1. U1.43.21
      #225283
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  35. Ford

    1. Bay Roc Blue
      #395888
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Blue
      #184a90
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  36. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. Sapphire 50BB 11/321
      #2a5686
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  38. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Pavone 849
      #33527e
      ΔE = 3.042 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blu Faenza 859
      #004f92
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  39. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 3.058 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.962 #56
      #3b4d77
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  40. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 336
      #2b5787
      ΔE = 3.102 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 241A Porcelain Blue
      #035589
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  41. Focoltone

    1. 2254
      #004f8a
      ΔE = 3.113 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 2264
      #005489
      ΔE = 3.940 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 3.195 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Saphire / 1018
      #3d5275
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  43. Disney

    1. 3C-20-4 Infinity and Beyond
      #335b92
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 3B-40 Galactic Sky
      #175d95
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  44. Tollens

    1. Indigo | EE106
      #00589a
      ΔE = 3.264 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. T2002-3
      #005b91
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  45. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Little Boy
      #4a5880
      ΔE = 5.191 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dark Royal Blue / 2065-20 / Cubbies Blue / SC-60
      #154c87
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Patriot Blue / 2064-20
      #194b7d
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. Crown Jewel / NP PB 1484 A
      #415185
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 3.476 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  48. Crown Paint

    1. 1987 Denim
      #3b507b
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  49. Behr

    1. Sportly EBC-24
      #0f4c88
      ΔE = 3.475 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Crayon Blue PPKR-22
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  50. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 3.487 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Starlit Night 1 / 70BB 09/241
      #354e76
      ΔE = 4.376 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  51. Pantone / PMS

    1. 647
      #265787
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 301
      #00599c
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  52. RAL

    1. RAL 640-M
      #004e87
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. RAL 280 40 40
      #2e5d9d
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  53. Earthpaint

    1. 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2-36-7 Big Blue
      #224c7e
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  54. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80308,XF8
      #284c7c
      ΔE = 3.640 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  55. Taubmans

    1. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Pansy / T12 38.H6
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  56. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Slumber / 67
      #2d517c
      ΔE = 3.765 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  57. CIL

    1. Huckleberry
      #435681
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Subzero Blue
      #365379
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  58. Testors

    1. Testors 1639
      #00579e
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  59. Wattyl

    1. Space Odyssey / E28W
      #25527f
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  60. Caparol

    1. 60 21 240 / Pacific 170
      #00549c
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 38/04
      #004c8c
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  61. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 3.935 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  62. Afnor

    1. Bleu Clair Mat / 2570
      #235a8c
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  63. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 4.062 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5040-R70B
      #3d4c7b
      ΔE = 4.083 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  64. Nerolac

    1. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  65. Jedynka

    1. Tenger Kék
      #005a93
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  66. Scib Paints

    1. Wavy Navy / AC146
      #005488
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  67. Vista Paint

    1. Wavy Navy
      #005488
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  68. Berger

    1. Wavy Navy / AC146
      #005488
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  69. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  70. Duron

    1. Hyper Blue
      #005c9b
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  71. Olympic

    1. Blue Jewel B46-6
      #405881
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Bright Cerulean B48-6
      #2f5e95
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  72. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  73. Dulux Australia

    1. Dance Studio / A349
      #065183
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Cook's Bay / A337
      #015283
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  74. KILZ

    1. Atlas Blue / B911
      #3e5982
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  75. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  76. Devoe Paint

    1. Pure Blue / 62BB 08/369
      #2f5179
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Blazer Blue / 43BB 09/340
      #215885
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  77. Kansai Paint

    1. Wira Blue
      #365278
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Exciting Blue
      #385d8b
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  78. Flügger

    1. Dive Hard (IN-792)
      #005d9b
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  79. Bristol

    1. Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 4.638 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 5.090 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  80. General Paint

    1. Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Storm Chaser / CL 2317N
      #375980
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  81. AMC

    1. Caravelle Blue
      #32567e
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Deep Blue
      #17517e
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  82. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10409
      #005284
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. CF10408
      #00578a
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  83. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 4.718 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  84. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 4.984 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  85. Rodda Paint

    1. Glacier Bay H54
      #005c95
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  86. Tikkurila

    1. 0348 / Cornflower
      #2c5984
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  87. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  88. 1829

    1. Smalt
      #46567b
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  89. Sto

    1. 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2839435
Binary
00101011, 01010011, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#2b538b
LRV
≈ 8.6%
Closest short hex
#358 ΔE = 1.570
RGB
rgb(43, 83, 139)
RGBA
rgba(43, 83, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.162, g: 0.313, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 27.935%, blue: 54.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13937781 / 0xff2b538b
HSL
hsl(215, 53%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 53%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.000), saturation: 69% (0.691), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 215.000, saturation: 69.065%, perceived brightness: 32.336%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.395, S: 78.326, L: 35.130
Cubehelix
H: -147.832, S: 0.659, L: 0.303
TSL
T: -1.901, S: 0.231, L: 0.304
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.691), magenta: 40% (0.403), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 8.748, Y: 8.563, Z: 25.613
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.199, Y: 8.563
CIELab
L: 35.130, a: 5.364, b: -35.307
CIELuv
L: 35.130, u: -15.688, v: -49.440
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.130, C: 35.712, H: 278.639
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.130, C: 51.869, H: 252.395
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.263, a: 2.151, b: -31.410
CIECAM02
J: 25.201, C: 43.557, h: 252.282, Q: 98.905, M: 38.090, s: 62.058, H: 307.142
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.371, jaune: -6.204, green: 1.828
LMS
L: 5.930, M: 8.537, S: 25.330
YCbCr
Y: 82.505, Cb: 158.504, Cr: 106.464
YCoCg
Y: 87.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -13.250
YDbDr
Y: 77.424, Db: 92.648, Dr: 65.472
YPbPr
Y: 78.512, Pb: 32.600, Pr: -22.576
xvYCC
Y: 83.428, Cb: 156.637, Cr: 108.169
YIQ
Y: 77.424, I: -41.819, Q: 8.965
YUV
Y: 77.424, U: 30.302, V: -30.201
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.223
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 2.961

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