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#2b698e Hex Color Code

#2b698e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b698e is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b698e is comprised of 16.86% red, 41.18% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #2b698e has a hue of 202° (degrees), 54% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.62 nm.

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#2b698e linear gradient to complementary #7f613a

  1. #2b698e
  2. #476880
  3. #586672
  4. #656564
  5. #6f6456
  6. #786248
  7. #7f613a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e577b
  2. #1a5d81
  3. #236388
  4. #2b698e
  5. #336f94
  6. #3a759b
  7. #417ba1

Tones

  1. #2b698e
  2. #396786
  3. #44657d
  4. #4c6375
  5. #53616d
  6. #585f65
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#2b698e to white

  1. #2b698e
  2. #5480a0
  3. #7798b3
  4. #99b1c5
  5. #bbcad8
  6. #dde4ec
  7. #ffffff

#2b698e to black

  1. #2b698e
  2. #275775
  3. #23465d
  4. #1d3546
  5. #172530
  6. #10161b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Optimist B53-082-235
      #2b688d
      ΔE = 0.396 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Azure Like it B2-D1-4
      #2c688c
      ΔE = 0.471 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Celtic Blue 25-15
      #22688e
      ΔE = 0.841 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Lambert's Blue 25-13
      #006a91
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6632
      #2e6b91
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. 6639
      #2b658e
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5019
      #25678c
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Cool Blue / 5345 B
      #286f98
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sailor Blue
      #296c92
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. La Fonda Deep Blue
      #406a88
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. ★ Port Au Prince / 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Cosmos
      #1d678f
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  9. KILZ

    1. ★ Wind Surfing / C902
      #356c8f
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini C51-5
      #2b6a93
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Rave Regatta A53-6
      #006b98
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10402
      #356888
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. CF10401
      #00658d
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ S9.32.35
      #336888
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. ★ S4.50.35
      #006993
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / PPG1158-6
      #296d93
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Port Au Prince / PPG1238-7
      #006a93
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Oasis / PPG1158-6
      #296d93
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Cool Cobalt
      #12688d
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wavy Navy / AC146
      #1d668c
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Norwegian Blue / P110-C6
      #356787
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Norwegian Blue / T12 42.G6
      #356787
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ Cadet Blue RAH-81
      #396888
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3015 U
      #216a95
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 2152 C
      #1a658f
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  20. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Laguna Bay
      #106b93
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sail Away / 10BB 11/350
      #0f678f
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. ★ Cosmos / 10BB 12/310
      #1d678a
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bellbottom Blues / CSP-655
      #396c8d
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. Jotun

    1. ★ 4132 / Kranskonvall
      #376d90
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #286e96
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Yankee Blue
      #306387
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F3
      #386c8c
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  26. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-50 Midnight Ball Blue
      #0f668e
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 3B-60 Storytime Blue
      #006e99
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 12/310
      #0b688e
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 10BB 11/350
      #006893
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse bleue
      #006994
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-b7
      #336d95
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 32-b7
      #006c96
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 90BG 14/337
      #006a92
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. Flo Blue 30BB 14/277
      #33658d
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #1a6a8d
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 3-33-6 Upstream
      #206c8e
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC236-B
      #006b93
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  33. Lotus

    1. Sky Blue / B124
      #326684
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  34. Dupont

    1. CAS510
      #006c95
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  35. Chrysler

    1. Peacock Blue (Green)
      #2a6887
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. Blue
      #236485
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  36. General Paint

    1. Handmaiden / CL 2227N
      #196b8e
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Rainy Lake / 110
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  38. California Paints

    1. DE 5852 - Thames
      #3f6c8f
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Tory Blue
      #396e8e
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  39. Focoltone

    1. 3407
      #006a90
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  40. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Pulsating Blue - 6964
      #01678d
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  41. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  42. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Blue
      #316284
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  43. Brillux

    1. 63.15.24
      #357095
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  44. Volkswagen

    1. Frost Blue
      #367095
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. Ahoy! Blue
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  46. Berger

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  47. Scib Paints

    1. Ahoy! Blue / AC147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  48. Asian Paints

    1. Mineral Blue / X147
      #006c92
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 12.8%

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#2b698e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b698e foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #2b698e">…</p>

#2b698e background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #2b698e">…</p>

#2b698e shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b698e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2845070
Binary
00101011, 01101001, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#2b698e
LRV
≈ 12.6%
Closest short hex
#368 ΔE = 1.529
RGB
rgb(43, 105, 142)
RGBA
rgba(43, 105, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.148, g: 0.362, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.318%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13932146 / 0xff2b698e
HSL
hsl(202, 54%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 54%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.424), saturation: 70% (0.697), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 202.424, saturation: 69.718%, perceived brightness: 37.865%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.444, S: 83.540, L: 42.106
Cubehelix
H: -163.110, S: 0.613, L: 0.355
TSL
T: -1.975, S: 0.251, L: 0.356
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.697), magenta: 26% (0.261), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 10.928, Y: 12.569, Z: 27.436
xyY
x: 0.215, y: 0.247, Y: 12.569
CIELab
L: 42.106, a: -7.324, b: -26.141
CIELuv
L: 42.106, u: -23.371, v: -36.607
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.106, C: 27.147, H: 254.349
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.106, C: 43.431, H: 237.444
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.452, a: -7.017, b: -21.067
CIECAM02
J: 31.109, C: 39.242, h: 236.196, Q: 109.889, M: 34.317, s: 55.883, H: 298.478
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.241, jaune: -4.467, green: 2.873
LMS
L: 8.952, M: 13.813, S: 27.184
YCbCr
Y: 93.887, Cb: 153.419, Cr: 98.155
YCgCo
Y: 98.750, Cg: 6.250, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 90.680, Db: 77.221, Dr: 90.675
YPbPr
Y: 94.458, Pb: 25.630, Pr: -32.702
xvYCC
Y: 97.123, Cb: 150.514, Cr: 99.274
YIQ
Y: 90.680, I: -48.821, Q: -1.598
YUV
Y: 90.680, U: 25.255, V: -41.830
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.050
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 4.704

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