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#2b686b Hex Color Code

#2b686b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b686b is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b686b is comprised of 16.86% red, 40.78% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #2b686b has a hue of 183° (degrees), 43% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 490.19 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#2b686b linear gradient to complementary #5b3c3b

  1. #2b686b
  2. #3a6163
  3. #455a5a
  4. #4c5352
  5. #534b4a
  6. #574443
  7. #5b3c3b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #16575a
  2. #1d5c5f
  3. #246265
  4. #2b686b
  5. #316e71
  6. #387477
  7. #3e7a7d

Tones

  1. #2b686b
  2. #346366
  3. #3a5e60
  4. #405a5b
  5. #445555 / #455
  6. #485050
  7. #4b4b4b

Tints and Shades

#2b686b to white

  1. #2b686b
  2. #508082
  3. #73989a
  4. #95b1b2
  5. #b8cacb
  6. #dbe4e5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2b686b to black

  1. #2b686b
  2. #265659
  3. #214547
  4. #1c3536
  5. #162526
  6. #0e1617
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Muse B50-047-207
      #2e696d
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Caesar G49-061-196
      #1b6767
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Tantalizing Teal
      #346869
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Duchess Blue
      #2b656a
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
    2. ★ Forester Green
      #2b6469
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bright Jade
      #246667
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Montana Green
      #336969
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Peacock Feather / 31C-7
      #336666 / #366
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  7. Humbrol

    1. ★ 244 Rlm 73 Grun
      #336666 / #366
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  8. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Village Green
      #256469
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tropical Green
      #346c6f
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Biscay Green
      #3b6c6b
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-B40G
      #16696d
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. S 4040-B30G
      #176871
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 5040-B30G
      #206b71
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Natural Green / S 5040-B40G
      #1e6a69
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 520D-7 Mosaic Tile
      #1c6970
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
    2. Mediterranean Sea PPPF-39
      #2d6971
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  13. Glidden

    1. ★ Nassau Night / 90GG 12/168
      #39676b
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Tahitian Treat / PPG1147-7
      #00686d
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ True Teal
      #346c6c
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5741 - Peacock Plume
      #206d71
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Peacock Plume / 57
      #206d71
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  17. Little Greene

    1. ★ Canton
      #236d6f
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Mountain Mist / 7485
      #2d6265
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Caribbean Dream / 7453
      #246e71
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  19. Olympic

    1. Caribbean Holiday B58-6
      #1e6d72
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  20. General Paint

    1. Kelp / CLV 1155N
      #2c6c6b
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3165 UP
      #39676c
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. 323 U
      #2f6165
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. Cape Storm 10BG 13/156
      #3a6568
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. 3969 True Teal 90GG 12/206
      #276363
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  23. Marston & Langinger

    1. Peacock Blue
      #266363
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. North Sea Green / 2053-30
      #246e74
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5921
      #276164
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Beau Geste 24-18
      #266268
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Tahitian Treat / PPG1147-7
      #00686d
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Jewel Green / T78-8
      #2d6764
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. Magnetic Green / A307
      #2b6865
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 3399
      #00676c
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 1084
      #00676b
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  31. Dulux

    1. 10BG 11/278
      #00696f
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  32. Sico

    1. 6160-73 Stellar's Jay
      #3c6665
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 11.4%

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#2b686b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b686b foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b686b">…</p>

#2b686b background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b686b">…</p>

#2b686b shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b686b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2844779
Binary
00101011, 01101000, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#2b686b
LRV
≈ 11.5%
Closest short hex
#366 ΔE = 1.864
RGB
rgb(43, 104, 107)
RGBA
rgba(43, 104, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.169, g: 0.409, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 29.111%, blue: 41.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13932437 / 0xff2b686b
HSL
hsl(183, 43%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(183, 43%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 183° (182.812), saturation: 60% (0.598), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 182.812, saturation: 59.813%, perceived brightness: 35.527%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 197.596, S: 79.630, L: 40.369
Cubehelix
H: -185.433, S: 0.448, L: 0.337
TSL
T: -1.535, S: 0.243, L: 0.338
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.598), magenta: 3% (0.028), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 58% (0.580)
XYZ
X: 8.599, Y: 11.475, Z: 15.669
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.321, Y: 11.475
CIELab
L: 40.369, a: -18.507, b: -7.618
CIELuv
L: 40.369, u: -24.558, v: -7.788
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.369, C: 20.014, H: 202.374
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.369, C: 25.764, H: 197.596
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.875, a: -13.967, b: -3.712
CIECAM02
J: 29.643, C: 28.588, h: 202.452, Q: 107.269, M: 25.000, s: 48.276, H: 256.651
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.078, jaune: -1.211, green: 3.320
LMS
L: 8.687, M: 13.524, S: 15.591
YCbCr
Y: 89.953, Cb: 138.345, Cr: 101.008
YCgCo
Y: 89.500, Cg: 14.500, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 86.103, Db: 31.449, Dr: 81.964
YPbPr
Y: 91.223, Pb: 8.515, Pr: -30.638
xvYCC
Y: 94.344, Cb: 135.480, Cr: 101.087
YIQ
Y: 86.103, I: -37.302, Q: -11.965
YUV
Y: 86.103, U: 10.284, V: -37.815
Munsell Color System
10BG 4/4 ΔE = 1.739
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 2.611

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