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#2b6ac5 Hex Color Code

#2b6ac5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b6ac5 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b6ac5 is comprised of 16.86% red, 41.57% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #2b6ac5 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 64% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.53 nm.

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#2b6ac5 linear gradient to complementary #ecf000

  1. #2b6ac5
  2. #6c7eb1
  3. #90939c
  4. #aca986
  5. #c3c06d
  6. #d8d84c
  7. #ecf000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0057af
  2. #0b5db6
  3. #1e64be
  4. #2b6ac5
  5. #3670cc
  6. #4077d4
  7. #497edb

Tones

  1. #2b6ac5
  2. #456cb8
  3. #556eab
  4. #61709e
  5. #6b7392
  6. #727585
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#2b6ac5 to white

  1. #2b6ac5
  2. #5e81cf
  3. #8298d9
  4. #a3b1e3
  5. #c2caec
  6. #e1e4f6
  7. #ffffff

#2b6ac5 to black

  1. #2b6ac5
  2. #2a58a1
  3. #26467f
  4. #22355e
  5. #1b253f
  6. #131622
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2386 C
      #2d68c4
      ΔE = 0.814 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Blue
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      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 39/03
      #0064c0
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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    1. ★ Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      #326fc8
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6045
      #3b6bba
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 6046
      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
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      #0066cc
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Humbrol

    1. Blue
      #0066cc
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 13.9%

#2b6ac5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b6ac5 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #2b6ac5">…</p>

#2b6ac5 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2b6ac5">…</p>

#2b6ac5 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b6ac5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2845381
Binary
00101011, 01101010, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#2b6ac5
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#36b ΔE = 1.837
RGB
rgb(43, 106, 197)
RGBA
rgba(43, 106, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.124, g: 0.306, b: 0.569
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.344%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13931835 / 0xff2b6ac5
HSL
hsl(215, 64%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 64%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.455), saturation: 78% (0.782), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 215.455, saturation: 78.173%, perceived brightness: 42.187%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.898, S: 88.511, L: 45.429
Cubehelix
H: -147.299, S: 0.948, L: 0.381
TSL
T: -1.919, S: 0.283, L: 0.382
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.782), magenta: 46% (0.462), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 16.225, Y: 14.851, Z: 54.824
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.173, Y: 14.851
CIELab
L: 45.429, a: 12.581, b: -53.198
CIELuv
L: 45.429, u: -21.843, v: -80.943
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.429, C: 54.666, H: 283.306
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.429, C: 83.838, H: 254.898
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.537, a: 7.712, b: -57.372
CIECAM02
J: 33.893, C: 60.001, h: 253.326, Q: 114.700, M: 52.470, s: 67.636, H: 307.667
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.455, jaune: -9.438, green: 2.639
LMS
L: 9.366, M: 14.128, S: 54.164
YCbCr
Y: 99.781, Cb: 177.273, Cr: 93.882
YCgCo
Y: 113.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 97.537, Db: 149.653, Dr: 103.726
YPbPr
Y: 99.133, Pb: 52.745, Pr: -35.686
xvYCC
Y: 101.138, Cb: 174.333, Cr: 96.652
YIQ
Y: 97.537, I: -66.765, Q: 14.992
YUV
Y: 97.537, U: 48.946, V: -47.846
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.751
Brand Color
Designer News ΔE = 4.129

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