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#2b5b81 Hex Color Code

#2b5b81 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b5b81 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b5b81 is comprised of 16.86% red, 35.69% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #2b5b81 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 50% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479 nm.

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#2b5b81 linear gradient to complementary #786034

  1. #2b5b81
  2. #435c74
  3. #535c68
  4. #5f5d5b
  5. #685e4f
  6. #715f42
  7. #786034

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #164c70
  2. #1e5176
  3. #24567b
  4. #2b5b81
  5. #316087
  6. #37658c
  7. #3d6b92

Tones

  1. #2b5b81
  2. #375a7a
  3. #405973
  4. #47586b
  5. #4d5864
  6. #52575d
  7. #565656

Tints and Shades

#2b5b81 to white

  1. #2b5b81
  2. #527495
  3. #758eaa
  4. #97a9be
  5. #b9c5d4
  6. #dce2e9
  7. #ffffff

#2b5b81 to black

  1. #2b5b81
  2. #274c6a
  3. #223d55
  4. #1c2f40
  5. #17212c
  6. #0f141a
  7. #000000

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Buzby / T69-8
      #2d5c81
      ΔE = 0.531 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. ★ Oriental Night / T08 62-4
      #335b81
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2161 XGC
      #2a5980
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. P 114-8 C
      #005c85
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6640
      #2a5c85
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 6652
      #235e8c
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Blue By You / KM3152-5
      #285a7e
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Blue / 135
      #345b85
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 356
      #265e85
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-36-6 Atlantis Blue
      #345d83
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2-34-7 Mo Better Blue
      #005d87
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Animation / 450-6
      #1a5b84
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Blue Starfish / 352-7
      #0e5a81
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Animation 450-6
      #1a5b84
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Blue Flame 351-7
      #005d89
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Royal Velvet / P112-C7
      #2d5f86
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. Baltic Blue / P110-C7
      #396186
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  10. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #335c7d
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Mediterranean Blue
      #2a577d
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Blue
      #1d5a89
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5346 B
      #1c5a85
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-R90B
      #27587b
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Matisse B49-059-247
      #365c7d
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Venice Blue B46-066-241
      #2c5778
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ Touareg | EE105
      #375b7c
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC146 - Wavy Navy
      #155b84
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  16. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Dark Sky
      #345f82
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  17. Piaggio

    1. ★ Azzurro Capri / 231/A
      #245f85
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  18. Audi

    1. ★ Mauritiusblau Pearl/Ocean Blue Pearl / 2Y, 2Y2Y, LZ5C
      #2c5779
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Caribicblau Pearl/Caribic Blue Pearl / K8, K8K8, LZ5G
      #345679
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  19. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Royal Marine
      #26567d
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #235c89
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  20. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Denim Blue
      #2d5a7a
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Overtake / A364
      #33587f
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Pelagic / A353
      #356083
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  22. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Mordian Blue
      #2d567c
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  23. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Prussian Blue (965)
      #2d567c
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  24. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Breonne Blue (9055)
      #2d567c
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  25. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Heavy Blue (143)
      #2d567c
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  26. Jotun

    1. ★ 4303 / Sandefjord
      #2d5b7b
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  27. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #3a5a7e
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ Brite Blue
      #2a567e
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  28. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0348 / Cornflower
      #2c5984
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.30.30
      #375a81
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. S8.48.28
      #005a88
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  30. CIL

    1. Blue Bolt
      #2b5b7b
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Patch of Blue
      #295579
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-B
      #1f5a7d
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Fluid Blue / NP AC 2101 A
      #1c5c8a
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  33. Plascon

    1. Bottlenose Dolphin B3-E1-4
      #3c5c80
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  34. General Paint

    1. Zodiac / CL 2307N
      #3a5d7c
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Storm Chaser / CL 2317N
      #375980
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  35. Sto

    1. 35240
      #326188
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  36. Dulux

    1. 43BB 09/340
      #155a88
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. 30BB 08/263
      #235678
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  37. British Standard

    1. BS381 104 - Azure blue
      #355679
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Blazer Blue / 43BB 09/340
      #215885
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Jazz / 30BB 10/337
      #13608b
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Inky Sea / AC145
      #375a77
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  40. Focoltone

    1. 7042
      #005a84
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bermuda Blue / 2061-30
      #195e83
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Mistral / CC-842
      #11567e
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jay Blue - 6797
      #015d87
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  43. Laura Ashley

    1. 1406 Deep Chambray 6
      #2f5675
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  44. AMC

    1. Caravelle Blue
      #32567e
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  45. Ralph Lauren

    1. Blue Reef / RLIB220
      #346287
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  46. Teknos

    1. GBI138
      #375d87
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  47. Duron

    1. Adriatic Sea
      #025b83
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  48. California Paints

    1. Enamel Blue
      #185d81
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. CD337-5
      #1c557a
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  50. Olympic

    1. Brilliant Blue B52-6
      #085783
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 8.5%

#2b5b81 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b5b81 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #2b5b81">…</p>

#2b5b81 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b5b81">…</p>

#2b5b81 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b5b81">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2841473
Binary
00101011, 01011011, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#2b5b81
LRV
≈ 9.6%
Closest short hex
#357 ΔE = 2.826
RGB
rgb(43, 91, 129)
RGBA
rgba(43, 91, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.346, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.289%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13935743 / 0xff2b5b81
HSL
hsl(207, 50%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 50%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.512), saturation: 67% (0.667), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 206.512, saturation: 66.667%, perceived brightness: 33.531%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.416, S: 78.804, L: 37.078
Cubehelix
H: -158.086, S: 0.563, L: 0.317
TSL
T: -2.100, S: 0.228, L: 0.318
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 29% (0.295), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 8.698, Y: 9.580, Z: 22.155
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.237, Y: 9.580
CIELab
L: 37.078, a: -3.461, b: -26.122
CIELuv
L: 37.078, u: -18.734, v: -35.859
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.078, C: 26.350, H: 262.452
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.078, C: 40.458, H: 242.416
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.951, a: -4.001, b: -20.774
CIECAM02
J: 26.834, C: 37.099, h: 241.664, Q: 102.060, M: 32.443, s: 56.381, H: 301.952
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -4.499, green: 2.295
LMS
L: 6.892, M: 10.277, S: 21.944
YCbCr
Y: 85.557, Cb: 151.786, Cr: 104.230
YCgCo
Y: 88.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: -10.750
YDbDr
Y: 80.980, Db: 72.254, Dr: 72.230
YPbPr
Y: 83.512, Pb: 24.520, Pr: -25.748
xvYCC
Y: 87.722, Cb: 149.539, Cr: 105.382
YIQ
Y: 80.980, I: -40.802, Q: 1.673
YUV
Y: 80.980, U: 23.631, V: -33.320
Munsell Color System
10B 3/10 ΔE = 3.108
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 4.631

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