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#2b6994 Hex Color Code

#2b6994 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b6994 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b6994 is comprised of 16.86% red, 41.18% green and 58.04% blue. In the HSL color space #2b6994 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 55% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.54 nm.

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#2b6994 linear gradient to complementary #876938

  1. #2b6994
  2. #4a6985
  3. #5c6976
  4. #6a6967
  5. #766958
  6. #7f6948
  7. #876938

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0c5781
  2. #195d87
  3. #22638d
  4. #2b6994
  5. #336f9b
  6. #3a75a1
  7. #427ba8

Tones

  1. #2b6994
  2. #3b678b
  3. #466682
  4. #4e647a
  5. #556371
  6. #5b6169
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#2b6994 to White

  1. #2b6994
  2. #5580a5
  3. #7898b7
  4. #9ab1c9
  5. #bccadb
  6. #dde4ed
  7. #ffffff

#2b6994 to Black

  1. #2b6994
  2. #27577a
  3. #234660
  4. #1e3548
  5. #182531
  6. #10161c
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 6170
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  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Teeny Bikini / T10 43I-1
      #1a6996
      ΔE = 1.210
    2. Lake Geneva / T12 43.H6
      #28638d
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  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue
      #2e6c94
      ΔE = 1.621
    2. ★ Medium Blue
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  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 4050-R90B
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      #006e9e
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  9. CIL

    1. ★ Sail Away
      #0f6794
      ΔE = 1.940
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      #1d678f
      ΔE = 2.286
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 1.955
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    1. ★ Polar 2
      #106c9c
      ΔE = 1.979
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      #206494
      ΔE = 2.578
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    1. ★ 7036
      #006998
      ΔE = 2.080
    2. 1097
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      ΔE = 2.662
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    1. ★ Blue Oasis / 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.082
    2. Port Au Prince / 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 2.759
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    1. ★ Blue Oasis 350-6
      #266c94
      ΔE = 2.082
    2. Port Au Prince 252-7
      #006994
      ΔE = 2.759
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    1. ★ CAS526
      #006a99
      ΔE = 2.105
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
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    1. ★ 550B-7 Blue Ocean
      #006997
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      #006b9c
      ΔE = 2.189
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      #19679a
      ΔE = 2.498
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    1. ★ Optimist B53-082-235
      #2b688d
      ΔE = 2.210
    2. Yeehaa M59-082-236
      #006c98
      ΔE = 2.816
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-B
      #126594
      ΔE = 2.263
  21. Sikkens

    1. T0.45.35
      #006b99
      ΔE = 2.301
    2. T4.27.36
      #42698b
      ΔE = 2.863
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    1. Pulsating Blue
      #006c9b
      ΔE = 2.357
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    1. T2001-4
      #056799
      ΔE = 2.357
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 2.407
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 2-35-6 Young Cadet
      #2d6594
      ΔE = 2.451
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      #24689c
      ΔE = 2.944
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    1. Federal Standard 15102
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      ΔE = 2.457
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      ΔE = 2.816
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      ΔE = 2.458
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      #38648c
      ΔE = 2.469
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      #2c688c
      ΔE = 2.511
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    1. Lapis Blue
      #21638e
      ΔE = 2.480
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      ΔE = 2.972
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    1. CF10429
      #386997
      ΔE = 2.486
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      ΔE = 2.524
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      ΔE = 2.643
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      ΔE = 2.587
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      ΔE = 2.681
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    1. Kinetic Blue
      #1f699d
      ΔE = 2.688
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      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.713
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      ΔE = 2.776
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    1. The Blues / 62
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 2.713
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    1. Anse bleue
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      ΔE = 2.759
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      ΔE = 2.766
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    1. T11 Tropical Blue
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      ΔE = 2.771
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      #376999
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      #376d90
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    1. Old Glory / 811
      #3a6a99
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#2b6994 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b6994 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #2b6994">…</p>

#2b6994 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2b6994">…</p>

#2b6994 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b6994">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2845076
Binary
00101011, 01101001, 10010100
Hexadecimal
#2b6994
Closest short hex
#169 ΔE = 2.515
RGB
rgb(43, 105, 148)
RGBA
rgba(43, 105, 148, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.145, g: 0.355, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 32.150%, blue: 58.039%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13932140 / 0xff2b6994
HSL
hsl(205, 55%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 55%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.571), saturation: 71% (0.709), value: 58% (0.580)
HSP
hue: 204.571, saturation: 70.946, perceived brightness: 38.266
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.987, S: 84.135, L: 42.390
Cubehelix
H: -160.472, S: 0.647, L: 0.357
TSL
T: -2.039, S: 0.254, L: 0.358
CMYK
cyan: 71 (0.709), magenta: 29 (0.291), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 42 (0.420)
CMY
cyan: 83 (0.831), magenta: 59 (0.588), yellow: 42 (0.420)
XYZ
X: 11.391, Y: 12.754, Z: 29.873
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.236, Y: 12.754
CIELab
L: 42.390, a: -5.163, b: -29.286
CIELuv
L: 42.390, u: -23.125, v: -41.697
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.390, C: 29.737, H: 260.001
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.390, C: 47.681, H: 240.987
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.712, a: -5.560, b: -24.596
CIECAM02
J: 31.345, C: 41.569, h: 239.599, Q: 110.304, M: 36.352, s: 57.407, H: 300.972
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -5.035, green: 2.812
LMS
L: 8.975, M: 13.817, S: 29.584
YCbCr
Y: 94.475, Cb: 156.053, Cr: 97.729
YCgCo
Y: 100.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: -15.500
YDbDr
Y: 91.364, Db: 85.219, Dr: 91.977
YPbPr
Y: 94.890, Pb: 28.630, Pr: -32.978
xvYCC
Y: 97.494, Cb: 153.149, Cr: 99.031
YIQ
Y: 91.364, I: -50.749, Q: 0.269
YUV
Y: 91.364, U: 27.871, V: -42.430
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/8 ΔE = 2.173
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 3.981

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