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CIL Blue Bolt / #2b5b7b Hex Color Code

#2b5b7b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b5b7b is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b5b7b is comprised of 16.86% red, 35.69% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #2b5b7b has a hue of 204° (degrees), 48% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.35 nm.

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#2b5b7b linear gradient to complementary #715735

  1. #2b5b7b
  2. #405a6f
  3. #4f5a64
  4. #5a5958
  5. #63584d
  6. #6a5841
  7. #715735

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #174c6b
  2. #1e5170
  3. #255676
  4. #2b5b7b
  5. #316080
  6. #376586
  7. #3d6b8c

Tones

  1. #2b5b7b
  2. #365a74
  3. #3e586e
  4. #455767
  5. #4a5660
  6. #4f545a
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#2b5b7b to White

  1. #2b5b7b
  2. #517490
  3. #748ea5
  4. #96a9bb
  5. #b8c5d1
  6. #dbe2e8
  7. #ffffff

#2b5b7b to Black

  1. #2b5b7b
  2. #274c66
  3. #223d51
  4. #1c2f3d
  5. #16212a
  6. #0f1419
  7. #000000

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  1. Jotun

    1. ★ 4303 / Sandefjord
      #2d5b7b
      ΔE = 0.302
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #2d5a7a
      ΔE = 0.557
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-B
      #1f5a7d
      ΔE = 1.329
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / 451-6
      #2b5876
      ΔE = 1.340
    2. Brigade / 452-6
      #355c74
      ΔE = 2.796
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Regal Blue
      #315a76
      ΔE = 1.351
    2. Medium Blue
      #3b5e7a
      ΔE = 2.428
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Venetian Crystal 2
      #205b7b
      ΔE = 1.429
    2. Atlantic Surf 1
      #1d5579
      ΔE = 2.932
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.30
      #315c78
      ΔE = 1.443
    2. S5.44.30
      #005b81
      ΔE = 2.838
  8. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #335c7d
      ΔE = 1.510
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Blue By You / KM3152-5
      #285a7e
      ΔE = 1.553
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ High Tide / T67-8
      #2a5d81
      ΔE = 1.613
    2. ★ Blue Lagoon / T12 42.H4
      #345e7f
      ΔE = 1.865
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Nautical Blue
      #225c7b
      ΔE = 1.615
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-R90B
      #27587b
      ΔE = 1.697
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2018-2
      #355975
      ΔE = 1.726
    2. ★ Touareg | EE105
      #375b7c
      ΔE = 2.256
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Inky Sea / AC145
      #375a77
      ΔE = 1.749
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Venice Blue B46-066-241
      #2c5778
      ΔE = 1.834
    2. ★ Orient B47-071-229
      #255b77
      ΔE = 2.298
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Hague / CL 2257N
      #365e7b
      ΔE = 1.838
    2. Zodiac / CL 2307N
      #3a5d7c
      ΔE = 2.322
  17. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Cobalt Blue / G87
      #345f7e
      ΔE = 1.880
    2. Pelagic / A353
      #356083
      ΔE = 2.835
  18. Ford

    1. ★ Aqua Blue
      #1e5878
      ΔE = 1.909
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ Enamel Blue
      #185d81
      ΔE = 1.951
    2. DE 5853 - Space Shot
      #375673
      ΔE = 2.844
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Stencil Square Wallpaper Blue CW610
      #365d78
      ΔE = 1.976
  21. Audi

    1. ★ Mauritiusblau Pearl/Ocean Blue Pearl / 2Y, 2Y2Y, LZ5C
      #2c5779
      ΔE = 2.051
    2. ★ Aruba Blue Pearl/Arubablau Pearl / LX5V, Q9, Q9Q9
      #185879
      ΔE = 2.229
  22. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bolt / 10BB 09/250
      #2b5b76
      ΔE = 2.105
    2. Patch of Blue / 30BB 08/263
      #2a5575
      ΔE = 2.454
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bermuda Blue / 2061-30
      #195e83
      ΔE = 2.172
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1406 Deep Chambray 6
      #2f5675
      ΔE = 2.175
    2. ★ 1316 Neptune Blue
      #255b77
      ΔE = 2.298
  25. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0655
      #3a5e7b
      ΔE = 2.272
    2. 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 2.599
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Queen of the Night / 0655
      #3a5e7b
      ΔE = 2.272
    2. Ocean Spray / 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 2.599
  27. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Capri / 231/A
      #245f85
      ΔE = 2.413
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Cadet Blue 10BB 13/250
      #2c6181
      ΔE = 2.422
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Georgian Bay - 6509
      #306182
      ΔE = 2.445
  30. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #375773
      ΔE = 2.486
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. Sleepover Sky
      #1b5d7c
      ΔE = 2.488
    2. Silent Night
      #256180
      ΔE = 2.866
  32. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Dark Sky
      #345f82
      ΔE = 2.530
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Fine China Blue
      #2b5b75
      ΔE = 2.536
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. 7357 - Blue By You
      #215674
      ΔE = 2.556
    2. AC146 - Wavy Navy
      #155b84
      ΔE = 2.972
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 356
      #265e85
      ΔE = 2.599
  36. Plascon

    1. Zen Retreat B2-E1-4
      #38607c
      ΔE = 2.633
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Starfish 352-7
      #0e5a81
      ΔE = 2.633
    2. Animation 450-6
      #1a5b84
      ΔE = 2.970
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Ultra Blue / NP PB 1547 A
      #23607f
      ΔE = 2.641
    2. Bachelor'S Pad / NP PB 1540 A
      #2b5472
      ΔE = 2.844
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6218
      #305571
      ΔE = 2.664
    2. 6211
      #365c74
      ΔE = 2.771
  40. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Earth / 89
      #375673
      ΔE = 2.844
  41. Brillux

    1. 63.12.27
      #2c5471
      ΔE = 2.902
  42. Focoltone

    1. 3443
      #005a81
      ΔE = 2.963
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Confiance
      #00597f
      ΔE = 2.976
  44. British Standard

    1. BS381 109 - Middle blue / Anchusa
      #225f7c
      ΔE = 2.983

#2b5b7b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b5b7b foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b5b7b">…</p>

#2b5b7b background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2b5b7b">…</p>

#2b5b7b shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b5b7b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2841467
Binary
00101011, 01011011, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#2b5b7b
Closest short hex
#257 ΔE = 2.608
RGB
rgb(43, 91, 123)
RGBA
rgba(43, 91, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.167, g: 0.354, b: 0.479
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 28.627%, blue: 48.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13935749 / 0xff2b5b7b
HSL
hsl(204, 48%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 48%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.000), saturation: 65% (0.650), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 204.000, saturation: 65.041, perceived brightness: 33.133
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.469, S: 77.912, L: 36.790
Cubehelix
H: -161.175, S: 0.526, L: 0.314
TSL
T: -2.022, S: 0.224, L: 0.315
CMYK
cyan: 65 (0.650), magenta: 26 (0.260), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 52 (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 83 (0.831), magenta: 64 (0.643), yellow: 52 (0.518)
XYZ
X: 8.311, Y: 9.425, Z: 20.116
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.249, Y: 9.425
CIELab
L: 36.790, a: -5.616, b: -22.892
CIELuv
L: 36.790, u: -18.920, v: -30.836
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.790, C: 23.571, H: 256.216
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.790, C: 36.178, H: 238.469
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.700, a: -5.402, b: -17.360
CIECAM02
J: 26.609, C: 34.573, h: 237.799, Q: 101.632, M: 30.233, s: 54.542, H: 300.126
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.238, jaune: -3.917, green: 2.358
LMS
L: 6.873, M: 10.274, S: 19.935
YCbCr
Y: 84.969, Cb: 149.152, Cr: 104.656
YCgCo
Y: 87.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: -9.250
YDbDr
Y: 80.296, Db: 64.256, Dr: 70.928
YPbPr
Y: 83.080, Pb: 21.520, Pr: -25.472
xvYCC
Y: 87.351, Cb: 146.904, Cr: 105.625
YIQ
Y: 80.296, I: -38.875, Q: -0.194
YUV
Y: 80.296, U: 21.015, V: -32.720
Munsell Color System
10B 3/10 ΔE = 3.077
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 4.162

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