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#2b596c Hex Color Code

#2b596c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b596c is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b596c is comprised of 16.86% red, 34.9% green and 42.35% blue. In the HSL color space #2b596c has a hue of 198° (degrees), 43% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.45 nm.

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#2b596c linear gradient to complementary #614636

  1. #2b596c
  2. #3b5663
  3. #46535a
  4. #4f5051
  5. #564d48
  6. #5c493f
  7. #614636

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a4a5d
  2. #204f62
  3. #255467
  4. #2b596c
  5. #305e71
  6. #366376
  7. #3b687c

Tints and Shades

#2b596c to white

  1. #2b596c
  2. #4f7283
  3. #718d9b
  4. #94a8b3
  5. #b7c4cc
  6. #dbe1e5
  7. #ffffff

#2b596c to black

  1. #2b596c
  2. #264a59
  3. #213c48
  4. #1b2e36
  5. #162126
  6. #0e1417
  7. #000000

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  1. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Mandarin Blue
      #2a596e
      ΔE = 0.889 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Shimmering Sea C55-6
      #275668
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ Blue Lava D53-6
      #2c5467
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 6030-B
      #2e5669
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Cool Blue / S 6030-B10G
      #2b5967
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Lava / T10 45L-2
      #2c5767
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ Celestial Blue / T10 46I-2
      #325668
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T51 Mountain Blue
      #295667
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aquamarine Blue
      #34596c
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ Frosted Turquoise
      #2a5a71
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Night Edition / KM3192-5
      #2e566a
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 69.12.27
      #1c586d
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 66.12.27
      #25566f
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2024-5
      #245869
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-B10G
      #2b5566
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. S 4040-B10G
      #1b5d75
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Peacock
      #355a69
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. ★ Aqua Marine
      #365a68
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Regal Wave
      #335b6a
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Dress Blues
      #165a73
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6198
      #275c73
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 6679
      #285c74
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Navy Teal / 56
      #20576e
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Summer Night / 86
      #36576a
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5832 - Navy Teal
      #20576e
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. DE 5811 - Summer Night
      #36576a
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Pinewood Green
      #205569
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Pacific Blue
      #375b69
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.30.30
      #2a5e72
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. S0.20.30
      #3a5764
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Undercurrent B49-037-228
      #365c6c
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Marathon B45-038-226
      #305563
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ Flowing River ECC-13-3
      #2c5466
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ 550D-7 Southern Evening
      #275b73
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Gendarme / P121-C7
      #285b6b
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Summer Nights / 777
      #35596d
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ Blue Danube / 2062-30
      #2e5a71
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Teal Shadow / AC148
      #315e71
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Night Edition / 7429
      #395b6a
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9701
      #265a6a
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC148 - Teal Shadow
      #275468
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Canoe Blue / A332
      #1d5971
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Wentworth / A335
      #345562
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Fairmont Penthouse Mosaic Blue
      #365769
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Heron 27-18
      #395a6a
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Academy Blue 24-13
      #1d5868
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dress Blues / 81BG 09/241
      #175a6f
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Blue Crab / 10BB 08/200
      #31556a
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  29. Dulux

    1. 70BG 09/171
      #305b69
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 10BB 08/200
      #2e566d
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 366
      #2d576e
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Endless Sea - 9150
      #32586e
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Connor's Lakefront - 9060
      #175a6c
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  32. AMC

    1. Lancelot Medium Turquoise
      #385b69
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Alamosa Aqua
      #375a6f
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7333-73 Blue Brocade
      #185a73
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 7318-63 Andromeda
      #395c69
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Deep Waters
      #34576c
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Impetuous Sea
      #2a546a
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  35. Duron

    1. Tempe Star
      #3b5c6d
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4072 Soft Azure 70BG 10/214
      #15576a
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Regal Wave 70BG 09/171
      #2a5362
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 3-34-7 Charm Blue
      #0c586e
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  38. Volkswagen

    1. Neptune Blue
      #385564
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 8.3%

#2b596c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b596c foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #2b596c">…</p>

#2b596c background

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b596c">…</p>

#2b596c shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b596c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2840940
Binary
00101011, 01011001, 01101100
Hexadecimal
#2b596c
LRV
≈ 8.7%
Closest short hex
#356 ΔE = 2.282
RGB
rgb(43, 89, 108)
RGBA
rgba(43, 89, 108, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.371, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.274%, blue: 0.424%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13936276 / 0xff2b596c
HSL
hsl(198, 43%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 43%%, 30%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (197.538), saturation: 60% (0.602), value: 42% (0.424)
HSP
hue: 197.538, saturation: 60.185%, perceived brightness: 31.695%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.616, S: 74.900, L: 35.480
Cubehelix
H: -169.048, S: 0.441, L: 0.303
TSL
T: -1.843, S: 0.213, L: 0.304
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.602), magenta: 18% (0.176), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.576)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 58% (0.576)
XYZ
X: 7.274, Y: 8.740, Z: 15.488
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.277, Y: 8.740
CIELab
L: 35.480, a: -9.608, b: -15.644
CIELuv
L: 35.480, u: -18.645, v: -19.727
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.480, C: 18.359, H: 238.444
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.480, C: 27.144, H: 226.616
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.564, a: -7.817, b: -10.366
CIECAM02
J: 25.561, C: 28.899, h: 226.835, Q: 99.610, M: 25.272, s: 50.369, H: 287.535
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.173, jaune: -2.630, green: 2.436
LMS
L: 6.570, M: 9.813, S: 15.372
YCbCr
Y: 82.491, Cb: 143.149, Cr: 106.457
YCgCo
Y: 82.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: -5.500
YDbDr
Y: 77.412, Db: 46.027, Dr: 65.441
YPbPr
Y: 80.570, Pb: 14.790, Pr: -23.874
xvYCC
Y: 85.195, Cb: 140.992, Cr: 107.028
YIQ
Y: 77.412, I: -33.507, Q: -3.815
YUV
Y: 77.412, U: 15.053, V: -30.190
Munsell Color System
5B 3/8 ΔE = 2.977
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 6.825

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