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#2b9dc5 Hex Color Code

#2b9dc5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b9dc5 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b9dc5 is comprised of 16.86% red, 61.57% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #2b9dc5 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 64% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.07 nm.

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#2b9dc5 linear gradient to complementary #ab6e45

  1. #2b9dc5
  2. #5e95af
  3. #788e9a
  4. #8a8684
  5. #987e6f
  6. #a3765a
  7. #ab6e45

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0081a8
  2. #008ab2
  3. #1894bb
  4. #2b9dc5
  5. #3aa6cf
  6. #47b0d9
  7. #53bae3

Tones

  1. #2b9dc5
  2. #4697b8
  3. #5691ab
  4. #628a9e
  5. #6b8491
  6. #727e84
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#2b9dc5 to white

  1. #2b9dc5
  2. #5fadcf
  3. #83bdd8
  4. #a4cde2
  5. #c3deec
  6. #e1eef5
  7. #ffffff

#2b9dc5 to black

  1. #2b9dc5
  2. #2a81a1
  3. #27667f
  4. #224c5e
  5. #1b343f
  6. #131d22
  7. #000000

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  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-1
      #279dc6
      ΔE = 0.282 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. ★ T2001-2
      #039ac5
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-c4
      #239dc7
      ΔE = 0.565 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Major Blue - 6795
      #289ec4
      ΔE = 0.990 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Bottle Blue B2-A1-4
      #189cc4
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/07
      #3c9cc0
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ 2462
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  6. Disney

    1. ★ TS1-2 Infinity and Beyond
      #239ac3
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Hello Sailor / T12 42.F1
      #2b9ac0
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
    2. ★ Lake Crest / T12 43.F4
      #0099c0
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 639
      #009ec7
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. 306 2X
      #00a3d1
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  9. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15187
      #009cc8
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS516
      #429bbf
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. ★ CAS508
      #009fcd
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7359 - Bonaventure
      #449dc1
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  12. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80014,X14
      #1e99c3
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Toronto Blue / 2060-40
      #1aa0cd
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. ★ Yosemite Blue / 2059-40
      #18a2c9
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Striking Cyan
      #36a0ca
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Celestial Blue 5
      #4f98b9
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  15. Crayola

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #009dc4
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Cerulean
      #02a4d3
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Marine Magic / 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Aquarium / 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Marine Magic 153-6
      #249cc0
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Aquarium 253-5
      #459fbe
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Côté mer
      #42a0c6
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. ★ Paon
      #4c9bbe
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Rocky Mountain Sky / P125-C5
      #009ecd
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Reservoir / P124-C4
      #40a2ca
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10390
      #00a1cf
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. CF10399
      #2c9bca
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ 540B-6 Sea Ridge
      #3a9ec9
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. 530B-6 Tropical Holiday
      #009abe
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4077 Indian Bead 70BG 31/332
      #279bbe
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5775
      #2c97bf
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 5260
      #24a1c5
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. Duron

    1. ★ Resonant Blue
      #00a2d0
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Out At Sea / NP BGG 1569 D
      #36a2c6
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  27. Sikkens

    1. S1.38.56
      #3aa2cc
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S0.50.50
      #0097c4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  28. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B34 Paradise Blue
      #3498ba
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  29. General Paint

    1. Michelangelo / CL 2225D
      #3696bb
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1555-B10G
      #0097c0
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  31. Alcro

    1. Grekland
      #0097c0
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  32. CIL

    1. Indian Bead
      #3da2c4
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  33. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2060-B
      #1998c6
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2050-B
      #4ba2c6
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  34. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Lothern Blue
      #34a2cf
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  35. Focoltone

    1. 1100
      #00a3ca
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 1094
      #00a4d3
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  36. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B60
      #0097c4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  37. Brillux

    1. 66.18.18
      #0ba5ce
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 31.4%

#2b9dc5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b9dc5 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2b9dc5">…</p>

#2b9dc5 background

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #2b9dc5">…</p>

#2b9dc5 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b9dc5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2858437
Binary
00101011, 10011101, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#2b9dc5
LRV
≈ 28.7%
Closest short hex
#49b ΔE = 2.286
RGB
rgb(43, 157, 197)
RGBA
rgba(43, 157, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.108, g: 0.395, b: 0.496
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.426%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13918779 / 0xff2b9dc5
HSL
hsl(196, 64%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 64%%, 47%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.584), saturation: 78% (0.782), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 195.584, saturation: 78.173%, perceived brightness: 54.686%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.047, S: 92.582, L: 60.477
Cubehelix
H: -171.376, S: 0.889, L: 0.499
TSL
T: -1.794, S: 0.313, L: 0.500
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.782), magenta: 20% (0.203), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 23.127, Y: 28.656, Z: 57.125
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.263, Y: 28.656
CIELab
L: 60.477, a: -17.490, b: -29.450
CIELuv
L: 60.477, u: -39.050, v: -43.441
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.477, C: 34.252, H: 239.294
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.477, C: 58.413, H: 228.047
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.531, a: -16.562, b: -25.798
CIECAM02
J: 48.778, C: 48.880, h: 226.680, Q: 137.601, M: 42.745, s: 55.735, H: 287.349
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.199, jaune: -4.958, green: 4.618
LMS
L: 19.981, M: 32.720, S: 56.636
YCbCr
Y: 125.485, Cb: 162.432, Cr: 75.114
YCgCo
Y: 138.500, Cg: 18.500, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 127.474, Db: 104.620, Dr: 160.642
YPbPr
Y: 135.598, Pb: 33.110, Pr: -58.840
xvYCC
Y: 132.455, Cb: 157.085, Cr: 76.313
YIQ
Y: 127.474, I: -80.762, Q: -11.661
YUV
Y: 127.474, U: 34.214, V: -74.110
Munsell Color System
7.5B 5/10 ΔE = 4.441
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 1.133

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