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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 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #2d5a7a
      ΔE = 0.557 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-B
      #1f5a7d
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / 451-6
      #2b5876
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Brigade / 452-6
      #355c74
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Regal Blue
      #315a76
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Medium Blue
      #3b5e7a
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.30.30
      #315c78
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. S5.44.30
      #005b81
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  7. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #335c7d
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7700 XGC
      #205c7c
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 19-4127 TCX
      #325b74
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Blue By You / KM3152-5
      #285a7e
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / PPG1156-6
      #2d5975
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. ★ Nautical Blue
      #225c7b
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mountain Lake / PPG1156-6
      #2d5975
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Starfish 352-7
      #0e5a81
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ High Tide / T67-8
      #2a5d81
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Blue Lagoon / T12 42.H4
      #345e7f
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-35-7 Blue Vision
      #1a5a7c
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-R90B
      #27587b
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2018-2
      #355975
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. ★ Touareg | EE105
      #375b7c
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Inky Sea / AC145
      #375a77
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Venice Blue B46-066-241
      #2c5778
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. ★ Orient B47-071-229
      #255b77
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Hague / CL 2257N
      #365e7b
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Zodiac / CL 2307N
      #3a5d7c
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Blue Lagoon / P113-C7
      #345e7f
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Back of Beyond X76R162A
      #1f5978
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Fine China Blue
      #2b5b75
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Cobalt Blue / G87
      #345f7e
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Pelagic / A353
      #356083
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  22. Ford

    1. ★ Aqua Blue
      #1e5878
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ Enamel Blue
      #185d81
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. DE 5853 - Space Shot
      #375673
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Stencil Square Wallpaper Blue CW610
      #365d78
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  25. Audi

    1. ★ Mauritiusblau Pearl/Ocean Blue Pearl / 2Y, 2Y2Y, LZ5C
      #2c5779
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. ★ Aruba Blue Pearl/Arubablau Pearl / LX5V, Q9, Q9Q9
      #185879
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bolt / 10BB 09/250
      #2b5b76
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Patch of Blue / 30BB 08/263
      #2a5575
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bermuda Blue / 2061-30
      #195e83
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. ★ Prussian Blue / CW-625
      #335b7e
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1406 Deep Chambray 6
      #2f5675
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ 1316 Neptune Blue
      #255b77
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  29. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BB 08/263
      #235678
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 30BB 08/225
      #2f5472
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Queen of the Night / 0655
      #3a5e7b
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Ocean Spray / 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  31. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0655
      #3a5e7b
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. 0662
      #095b7e
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  32. Piaggio

    1. Azzurro Capri / 231/A
      #245f85
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. Cadet Blue 10BB 13/250
      #2c6181
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #375773
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Sleepover Sky
      #1b5d7c
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Silent Night
      #256180
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  36. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Dark Sky
      #345f82
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7357 - Blue By You
      #215674
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. AC146 - Wavy Navy
      #155b84
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 356
      #265e85
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  39. Plascon

    1. Zen Retreat B2-E1-4
      #38607c
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Ultra Blue / NP PB 1547 A
      #23607f
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Bachelor'S Pad / NP PB 1540 A
      #2b5472
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  41. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6218
      #305571
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 6211
      #365c74
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Deep Blue Sea / EXTCC-09
      #3b5d76
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  43. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Earth / 89
      #375673
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  44. Brillux

    1. 63.12.27
      #2c5471
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  45. Focoltone

    1. 3443
      #005a81
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  46. Peintures MF

    1. Confiance
      #00597f
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  47. British Standard

    1. BS381 109 - Middle blue / Anchusa
      #225f7c
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 10.0%

#2b5b7b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b5b7b foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #2b5b7b">…</p>

#2b5b7b background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2b5b7b">…</p>

#2b5b7b shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<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
LRV
≈ 9.4%
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: 0.169%, yellow: 0.286%, blue: 0.482%
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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