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Natural Color System / NCS S 5030-B10G / #2b5566 Hex Color Code

#2b5566 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b5566 is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b5566 is comprised of 16.86% red, 33.33% green and 40% blue. In the HSL color space #2b5566 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 41% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.71 nm.

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#2b5566 linear gradient to complementary #5c4335

  1. #2b5566
  2. #39525e
  3. #434f55
  4. #4b4c4d
  5. #524945
  6. #57463d
  7. #5c4335

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b4758
  2. #214c5c
  3. #265061
  4. #2b5566
  5. #305a6b
  6. #355e70
  7. #3a6375

Tints and Shades

#2b5566 to White

  1. #2b5566
  2. #4e6f7e
  3. #708a96
  4. #93a6af
  5. #b6c3c9
  6. #dae1e4
  7. #ffffff

#2b5566 to Black

  1. #2b5566
  2. #264755
  3. #213944
  4. #1b2c34
  5. #152024
  6. #0e1316
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Flowing River ECC-13-3
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      ΔE = 2.419
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      ΔE = 2.937
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      ΔE = 1.571
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    1. ★ Night Edition / KM3192-5
      #2e566a
      ΔE = 1.759
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    1. ★ T2024-5
      #245869
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      ΔE = 2.254
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      #2a596e
      ΔE = 2.283
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      ΔE = 2.328
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      ΔE = 2.613
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      ΔE = 2.423
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      #3b5564
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#2b5566 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b5566 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b5566">…</p>

#2b5566 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #2b5566">…</p>

#2b5566 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b5566">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2839910
Binary
00101011, 01010101, 01100110
Hexadecimal
#2b5566
Closest short hex
#256 ΔE = 1.376
RGB
rgb(43, 85, 102)
RGBA
rgba(43, 85, 102, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.187, g: 0.370, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 26.484%, blue: 40.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13937306 / 0xff2b5566
HSL
hsl(197, 41%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 41%%, 28%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.288), saturation: 58% (0.578), value: 40% (0.400)
HSP
hue: 197.288, saturation: 57.843, perceived brightness: 30.326
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 225.602, S: 72.290, L: 33.919
Cubehelix
H: -169.348, S: 0.410, L: 0.291
TSL
T: -1.836, S: 0.202, L: 0.292
CMYK
cyan: 58 (0.578), magenta: 17 (0.167), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 60 (0.600)
CMY
cyan: 83 (0.831), magenta: 67 (0.667), yellow: 60 (0.600)
XYZ
X: 6.642, Y: 7.969, Z: 13.756
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.281, Y: 7.969
CIELab
L: 33.919, a: -9.219, b: -14.288
CIELuv
L: 33.919, u: -17.274, v: -17.641
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.919, C: 17.004, H: 237.170
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.919, C: 24.689, H: 225.602
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.230, a: -7.404, b: -9.130
CIECAM02
J: 24.316, C: 27.082, h: 226.108, Q: 97.154, M: 23.683, s: 49.373, H: 286.665
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.166, jaune: -2.400, green: 2.286
LMS
L: 6.057, M: 8.938, S: 13.656
YCbCr
Y: 79.887, Cb: 141.679, Cr: 108.355
YCgCo
Y: 78.750, Cg: 6.250, Co: -4.000
YDbDr
Y: 74.380, Db: 41.561, Dr: 59.675
YPbPr
Y: 77.278, Pb: 13.330, Pr: -21.782
xvYCC
Y: 82.368, Cb: 139.709, Cr: 108.866
YIQ
Y: 74.380, I: -30.482, Q: -3.592
YUV
Y: 74.380, U: 13.592, V: -27.530
Munsell Color System
7.5B 3/4 ΔE = 1.999
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 6.814

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