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#2b55b2 Hex Color Code

#2b55b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b55b2 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b55b2 is comprised of 16.86% red, 33.33% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #2b55b2 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 61% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.21 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2b55b2 linear gradient to complementary #b9dd00

  1. #2b55b2
  2. #5d69a0
  3. #7a7f8d
  4. #8e9579
  5. #9fad62
  6. #adc545
  7. #b9dd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0446a0
  2. #164ba6
  3. #2150ac
  4. #2b55b2
  5. #335ab8
  6. #3b60be
  7. #4365c5

Tones

  1. #2b55b2
  2. #4159a7
  3. #505d9c
  4. #5a6191
  5. #636685
  6. #696a7a
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#2b55b2 to white

  1. #2b55b2
  2. #5b6ebf
  3. #7f89cc
  4. #a0a5d9
  5. #c0c2e6
  6. #e0e0f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b55b2 to black

  1. #2b55b2
  2. #294792
  3. #253973
  4. #202c56
  5. #1a1f3a
  6. #121320
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 0.883 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 1.164 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2132 C
      #0857c3
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  7. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

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#2b55b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b55b2 foreground

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="color: #2b55b2">…</p>

#2b55b2 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2b55b2">…</p>

#2b55b2 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b55b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2839986
Binary
00101011, 01010101, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#2b55b2
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 1.461
RGB
rgb(43, 85, 178)
RGBA
rgba(43, 85, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.141, g: 0.278, b: 0.582
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 29.425%, blue: 69.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13937230 / 0xff2b55b2
HSL
hsl(221, 61%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 61%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.333), saturation: 76% (0.758), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 221.333, saturation: 75.843%, perceived brightness: 35.954%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.548, S: 84.330, L: 38.241
Cubehelix
H: -140.632, S: 0.925, L: 0.324
TSL
T: -2.158, S: 0.269, L: 0.326
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.758), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 12.278, Y: 10.224, Z: 43.437
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.155, Y: 10.224
CIELab
L: 38.241, a: 18.957, b: -53.712
CIELuv
L: 38.241, u: -15.854, v: -78.260
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.241, C: 56.959, H: 289.440
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.241, C: 79.850, H: 258.548
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.974, a: 12.587, b: -58.163
CIECAM02
J: 27.601, C: 58.485, h: 257.927, Q: 103.507, M: 51.144, s: 70.293, H: 310.012
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.522, jaune: -9.621, green: 1.928
LMS
L: 6.335, M: 8.981, S: 42.892
YCbCr
Y: 87.335, Cb: 175.043, Cr: 102.959
YCgCo
Y: 97.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -23.000
YDbDr
Y: 83.044, Db: 142.869, Dr: 76.167
YPbPr
Y: 82.750, Pb: 51.330, Pr: -25.278
xvYCC
Y: 87.068, Cb: 173.090, Cr: 105.795
YIQ
Y: 83.044, I: -54.898, Q: 20.054
YUV
Y: 83.044, U: 46.728, V: -35.131
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.110
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.904

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