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#2b72a6 Hex Color Code

#2b72a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b72a6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2b72a6 is comprised of 16.86% red, 44.71% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #2b72a6 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 59% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.76 nm.

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#2b72a6 linear gradient to complementary #97783a

  1. #2b72a6
  2. #517394
  3. #677383
  4. #777472
  5. #837660
  6. #8e774e
  7. #97783a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005e91
  2. #136598
  3. #206b9f
  4. #2b72a6
  5. #3479ad
  6. #3d80b5
  7. #4686bc

Tones

  1. #2b72a6
  2. #3e709c
  3. #4b6f91
  4. #556d87
  5. #5d6c7d
  6. #646a73
  7. #696969

Tints and Shades

#2b72a6 to White

  1. #2b72a6
  2. #5888b5
  3. #7c9ec3
  4. #9db6d2
  5. #becee1
  6. #dee6f0
  7. #ffffff

#2b72a6 to Black

  1. #2b72a6
  2. #285e88
  3. #244b6c
  4. #1f3950
  5. #192836
  6. #11171e
  7. #000000

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      #3972a5
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      ΔE = 1.940
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    1. ★ 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 1.926
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      #1f73af
      ΔE = 2.132
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      #3077ac
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      #0074b0
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    1. ★ Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.003
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      #0075aa
      ΔE = 2.405
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      #2977aa
      ΔE = 2.050
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      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.325
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      ΔE = 2.241
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      ΔE = 2.142
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      ΔE = 2.454
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      #2374a3
      ΔE = 2.488
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    1. U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 2.500
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      #456f9e
      ΔE = 2.918
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      ΔE = 2.507
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      ΔE = 2.680
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#2b72a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b72a6 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b72a6">…</p>

#2b72a6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #2b72a6">…</p>

#2b72a6 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b72a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2847398
Binary
00101011, 01110010, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#2b72a6
Closest short hex
#37a ΔE = 2.005
RGB
rgb(43, 114, 166)
RGBA
rgba(43, 114, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.133, g: 0.353, b: 0.514
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 34.516%, blue: 65.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13929818 / 0xff2b72a6
HSL
hsl(205, 59%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 59%%, 41%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.366), saturation: 74% (0.741), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 205.366, saturation: 74.096, perceived brightness: 41.729
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.042, S: 87.059, L: 46.042
Cubehelix
H: -159.495, S: 0.734, L: 0.386
TSL
T: -2.064, S: 0.270, L: 0.387
CMYK
cyan: 74 (0.741), magenta: 31 (0.313), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 35 (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 83 (0.831), magenta: 55 (0.553), yellow: 35 (0.349)
XYZ
X: 13.894, Y: 15.300, Z: 38.290
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.227, Y: 15.300
CIELab
L: 46.042, a: -4.034, b: -34.199
CIELuv
L: 46.042, u: -25.566, v: -50.269
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.042, C: 34.436, H: 263.273
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.042, C: 56.397, H: 243.042
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.115, a: -5.047, b: -30.659
CIECAM02
J: 34.595, C: 46.420, h: 241.290, Q: 115.882, M: 40.594, s: 59.186, H: 301.773
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.292, jaune: -5.905, green: 3.067
LMS
L: 10.536, M: 16.429, S: 37.904
YCbCr
Y: 100.775, Cb: 161.336, Cr: 93.139
YCgCo
Y: 109.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: -20.000
YDbDr
Y: 98.699, Db: 101.266, Dr: 105.927
YPbPr
Y: 102.621, Pb: 34.165, Pr: -37.892
xvYCC
Y: 104.133, Cb: 158.012, Cr: 94.714
YIQ
Y: 98.699, I: -59.002, Q: 1.166
YUV
Y: 98.699, U: 33.119, V: -48.866
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.138
Brand Color
Drupal ΔE = 2.301

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