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#2b56bd Hex Color Code

#2b56bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b56bd is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b56bd is comprised of 16.86% red, 33.73% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2b56bd has a hue of 222° (degrees), 63% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.66 nm.

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

#2b56bd linear gradient to complementary #b5e800

  1. #2b56bd
  2. #5f6caa
  3. #7c8396
  4. #909b81
  5. #9fb468
  6. #abce49
  7. #b5e800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046aa
  2. #124bb0
  3. #2051b7
  4. #2b56bd
  5. #345bc3
  6. #3d61ca
  7. #4566d0

Tones

  1. #2b56bd
  2. #445bb1
  3. #535fa5
  4. #5f6499
  5. #67698d
  6. #6e6f80
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#2b56bd to white

  1. #2b56bd
  2. #5d6fc9
  3. #818ad4
  4. #a2a6df
  5. #c2c3ea
  6. #e0e0f5
  7. #ffffff

#2b56bd to black

  1. #2b56bd
  2. #29489b
  3. #263a7a
  4. #212c5a
  5. #1b203d
  6. #131321
  7. #000000

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      #2458c0
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 C
      #0857c3
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 2935 C
      #0057b7
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 36 250 / Marin 75
      #0054c8
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  5. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

#2b56bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b56bd foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #2b56bd">…</p>

#2b56bd background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #2b56bd">…</p>

#2b56bd shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b56bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2840253
Binary
00101011, 01010110, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#2b56bd
LRV
≈ 10.8%
Closest short hex
#35b ΔE = 0.649
RGB
rgb(43, 86, 189)
RGBA
rgba(43, 86, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.135, g: 0.270, b: 0.594
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.299%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13936963 / 0xff2b56bd
HSL
hsl(222, 63%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 63%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.329), saturation: 77% (0.772), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 222.329, saturation: 77.249%, perceived brightness: 37.134%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.386, S: 85.718, L: 39.313
Cubehelix
H: -139.550, S: 0.996, L: 0.331
TSL
T: -2.200, S: 0.279, L: 0.333
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.772), magenta: 54% (0.545), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 13.506, Y: 10.842, Z: 49.515
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.147, Y: 10.842
CIELab
L: 39.313, a: 22.499, b: -58.433
CIELuv
L: 39.313, u: -16.071, v: -85.759
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.313, C: 62.615, H: 291.059
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.313, C: 87.252, H: 259.386
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.927, a: 15.596, b: -66.111
CIECAM02
J: 28.452, C: 62.170, h: 258.525, Q: 105.091, M: 54.367, s: 71.926, H: 310.321
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.555, jaune: -10.503, green: 2.019
LMS
L: 6.514, M: 9.203, S: 48.881
YCbCr
Y: 88.917, Cb: 179.581, Cr: 101.810
YCgCo
Y: 101.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -25.750
YDbDr
Y: 84.885, Db: 156.649, Dr: 79.670
YPbPr
Y: 84.257, Pb: 56.445, Pr: -26.238
xvYCC
Y: 88.362, Cb: 177.583, Cr: 104.952
YIQ
Y: 84.885, I: -58.706, Q: 22.954
YUV
Y: 84.885, U: 51.235, V: -36.746
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.105
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.405

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