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#2b5dbe Hex Color Code

#2b5dbe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b5dbe is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b5dbe is comprised of 16.86% red, 36.47% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #2b5dbe has a hue of 220° (degrees), 63% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.74 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2b5dbe linear gradient to complementary #cce900

  1. #2b5dbe
  2. #6472ab
  3. #838897
  4. #9b9f81
  5. #aeb769
  6. #bed04a
  7. #cce900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004caa
  2. #1152b1
  3. #2057b7
  4. #2b5dbe
  5. #3563c5
  6. #3e69cb
  7. #466ed2

Tones

  1. #2b5dbe
  2. #4461b2
  3. #5464a6
  4. #5f689a
  5. #686d8d
  6. #6f7181
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#2b5dbe to white

  1. #2b5dbe
  2. #5d75c9
  3. #818fd4
  4. #a2aadf
  5. #c2c5ea
  6. #e0e2f5
  7. #ffffff

#2b5dbe to black

  1. #2b5dbe
  2. #294d9c
  3. #263e7a
  4. #21305b
  5. #1b223d
  6. #131421
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 XGC
      #315cb6
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. ★ 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-R80B
      #3761c1
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10434
      #0062c4
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  6. Mylands of London

    1. Chroma Blue
      #4161b6
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 13.0%

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#2b5dbe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b5dbe foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #2b5dbe">…</p>

#2b5dbe background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #2b5dbe">…</p>

#2b5dbe shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b5dbe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2842046
Binary
00101011, 01011101, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#2b5dbe
LRV
≈ 12.1%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 3.076
RGB
rgb(43, 93, 190)
RGBA
rgba(43, 93, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.132, g: 0.285, b: 0.583
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.315%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13935170 / 0xff2b5dbe
HSL
hsl(220, 63%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 63%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.592), saturation: 77% (0.774), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 219.592, saturation: 77.368%, perceived brightness: 38.713%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.730, S: 86.597, L: 41.309
Cubehelix
H: -142.559, S: 0.962, L: 0.348
TSL
T: -2.085, S: 0.278, L: 0.349
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.774), magenta: 51% (0.511), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 64% (0.635), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 14.202, Y: 12.058, Z: 50.284
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.158, Y: 12.058
CIELab
L: 41.309, a: 18.299, b: -55.784
CIELuv
L: 41.309, u: -18.058, v: -83.031
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.309, C: 58.709, H: 288.161
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.309, C: 84.972, H: 257.730
Hunter-Lab
L: 34.725, a: 12.232, b: -61.548
CIECAM02
J: 30.199, C: 60.792, h: 256.642, Q: 108.269, M: 53.162, s: 70.072, H: 309.352
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.512, jaune: -9.974, green: 2.221
LMS
L: 7.421, M: 10.784, S: 49.656
YCbCr
Y: 92.543, Cb: 177.983, Cr: 99.163
YCgCo
Y: 104.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -26.000
YDbDr
Y: 89.108, Db: 151.801, Dr: 87.699
YPbPr
Y: 89.334, Pb: 54.250, Pr: -29.462
xvYCC
Y: 92.722, Cb: 175.655, Cr: 102.120
YIQ
Y: 89.108, I: -60.948, Q: 19.607
YUV
Y: 89.108, U: 49.649, V: -40.451
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.416
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 0.716

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