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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-33-6 Upstream
      #2e769a
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #2a759c
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ BS381 107 - Strong blue
      #21749c
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / PPG1157-6
      #347699
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Pacific Turquoise / 60BG 17/341
      #0078a0
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / PPG1157-6
      #347699
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c7
      #3c799d
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ 32-c7
      #3b769a
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Amazon Beat 2
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Azure Fusion 3
      #007fa9
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Blue Paisley / 252-6
      #1e80a9
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10377
      #0079a3
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. CF10378
      #0074a0
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  10. Peterbuilt

    1. ★ Blue / 92095
      #23759a
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  11. Freightliner

    1. ★ Blue / N0434
      #23759a
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Blue Plate - 6796
      #017ca7
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4068 Spectrum Blue 67BG 19/394
      #007ba4
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. 4097 Bentley Blue 90BG 20/241
      #3e7895
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2454 C
      #287da1
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 7468
      #00789c
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-33-6 Sparkling Cascade
      #00789f
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 2-34-6 Blue Nile
      #1375a2
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  17. Liebherr

    1. ★ Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  18. KILZ

    1. ★ Blue Splash / C892
      #2a7da0
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5333 B
      #177ea6
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.50.40
      #007da6
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. S6.29.43
      #437a9a
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #347796
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue
      #407496
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  22. General Paint

    1. Vien / CL 2226A
      #197da2
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. River Valley / T10 46C-2
      #00769d
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Portsea / T12 42.G4
      #247497
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  24. Bristol

    1. Portsea / P113-C6
      #247497
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Paradise Waters / P123-C6
      #1b7597
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Sapphire Glow / 10BB 17/269
      #437797
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6156
      #447899
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 5390
      #257295
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Cliff Dive R147A
      #007ea7
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  29. Albany Paint

    1. Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  30. GM / General Motors

    1. Brigade Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Bright Aqua
      #367293
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  31. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  33. Laura Ashley

    1. 1305 Sky Blue 5
      #007a9f
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  34. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80013,X13
      #1e7497
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  35. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2902
      #437a9f
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Model Master 28012
      #2480a5
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  36. Caparol

    1. 64 9 220 / Aquamarin 20
      #407494
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  37. CIL

    1. Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Planetarium
      #00749b
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  38. Levis

    1. Shady Blue C60
      #457697
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 354
      #447a97
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  40. AMC

    1. Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

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#2b799f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b799f foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #2b799f">…</p>

#2b799f background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #2b799f">…</p>

#2b799f shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b799f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2849183
Binary
00101011, 01111001, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#2b799f
LRV
≈ 16.7%
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
Y: 102.010, U: 28.045, V: -51.770
Munsell Color System
7.5B 4/10 ΔE = 2.271
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 1.697

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