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#2b799f Hex Color Code

#2b799f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b799f is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b799f is comprised of 16.86% red, 47.45% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #2b799f has a hue of 200° (degrees), 57% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.54 nm.

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#2b799f linear gradient to complementary #896541

  1. #2b799f
  2. #4c768f
  3. #5f727f
  4. #6e6f70
  5. #796c60
  6. #826851
  7. #896541

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006489
  2. #136b90
  3. #207298
  4. #2b799f
  5. #3580a6
  6. #3e87ae
  7. #468eb6

Tones

  1. #2b799f
  2. #3d7695
  3. #49728b
  4. #536f82
  5. #5a6c78
  6. #60686e
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2b799f to White

  1. #2b799f
  2. #578eaf
  3. #7ba4be
  4. #9dbace
  5. #bdd0de
  6. #dee7ef
  7. #ffffff

#2b799f to Black

  1. #2b799f
  2. #286483
  3. #245067
  4. #1f3c4d
  5. #192a34
  6. #11181d
  7. #000000

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#2b799f HTML / CSS Code Examples

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To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

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For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

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#2b799f shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2849183
Binary
00101011, 01111001, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#2b799f
Closest short hex
#379 ΔE = 1.377
RGB
rgb(43, 121, 159)
RGBA
rgba(43, 121, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.133, g: 0.375, b: 0.492
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.352%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13928033 / 0xff2b799f
HSL
hsl(200, 57%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 57%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (199.655), saturation: 73% (0.730), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 199.655, saturation: 72.956%, perceived brightness: 43.011%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.931, S: 87.479, L: 47.867
Cubehelix
H: -166.492, S: 0.689, L: 0.399
TSL
T: -1.898, S: 0.274, L: 0.400
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.730), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 14.089, Y: 16.690, Z: 35.273
xyY
x: 0.213, y: 0.253, Y: 16.690
CIELab
L: 47.867, a: -10.671, b: -27.244
CIELuv
L: 47.867, u: -28.395, v: -38.984
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.867, C: 29.259, H: 248.611
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.867, C: 48.228, H: 233.931
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.853, a: -9.934, b: -22.594
CIECAM02
J: 36.311, C: 42.413, h: 232.462, Q: 118.721, M: 37.089, s: 55.893, H: 294.170
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.226, jaune: -4.630, green: 3.453
LMS
L: 11.766, M: 18.633, S: 34.957
YCbCr
Y: 103.617, Cb: 156.226, Cr: 91.060
YCgCo
Y: 111.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: -18.250
YDbDr
Y: 102.010, Db: 85.754, Dr: 112.220
YPbPr
Y: 107.122, Pb: 27.970, Pr: -40.748
xvYCC
Y: 107.999, Cb: 152.570, Cr: 92.206
YIQ
Y: 102.010, I: -58.674, Q: -4.670
YUV
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Munsell Color System
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