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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.

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#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

#2b55b2 to black

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

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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%

#2b55b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b55b2 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #2b55b2">…</p>

#2b55b2 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #2b55b2">…</p>

#2b55b2 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<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: 0.169%, yellow: 0.294%, blue: 0.698%
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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