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#2b9dcd Hex Color Code

#2b9dcd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b9dcd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #2b9dcd is comprised of 16.86% red, 61.57% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #2b9dcd has a hue of 198° (degrees), 65% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.89 nm.

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#2b9dcd linear gradient to complementary #b27946

  1. #2b9dcd
  2. #6197b6
  3. #7c91a0
  4. #8f8b89
  5. #9e8573
  6. #a97f5d
  7. #b27946

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0081b0
  2. #008ab9
  3. #1794c3
  4. #2b9dcd
  5. #3aa6d7
  6. #47b0e1
  7. #54baeb

Tones

  1. #2b9dcd
  2. #4897bf
  3. #5992b1
  4. #658ca4
  5. #6f8796
  6. #768189
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#2b9dcd to white

  1. #2b9dcd
  2. #60add5
  3. #85bdde
  4. #a5cde6
  5. #c4ddee
  6. #e2eef7
  7. #ffffff

#2b9dcd to black

  1. #2b9dcd
  2. #2a81a8
  3. #276684
  4. #224c61
  5. #1c3441
  6. #131d23
  7. #000000

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  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10399
      #2c9bca
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. CF10383
      #00a4da
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bluebird's Song 93BG 32/374
      #1f9bcc
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS524
      #009ecf
      ΔE = 1.276 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ CAS508
      #009fcd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 801 U
      #009ccd
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 2389 CP
      #519ec5
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Major Blue
      #0aa0d2
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. Resonant Blue
      #00a2d0
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 540B-6 Sea Ridge
      #3a9ec9
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-b3
      #009bd0
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. 30-c4
      #239dc7
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Rocky Mountain Sky / T12 43.F1
      #009ecd
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Rocky Mountain Sky / P125-C5
      #009ecd
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-33-6 Sky High
      #1aa2d4
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Scapaflow / CL 2236D
      #169acf
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lake Tahoe / 783
      #4399c5
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. Bayberry Blue / 790
      #409ed2
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bonaventure
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  16. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Mughal Blue / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-5 Blue Madonna
      #3998c7
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 27.4%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 16 230 / Coelin 75
      #449cc4
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. 39/02
      #30a4d4
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Lothern Blue
      #34a2cf
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic 151-5
      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  21. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic / 151-5
      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2060-B
      #1998c6
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ Azure Sky 2
      #10a1cf
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. 98BG 26/393
      #0097c8
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  24. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2964
      #2797c9
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  25. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pool Party / 30
      #0098c8
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5837 - Parrot Head
      #0098c8
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5727
      #2ba3d1
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 6054
      #3196c7
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Galleon Blue / HL 4288-3
      #4798c2
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #24a4d6
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu horizon
      #4f9bc6
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  31. Sikkens

    1. S1.38.56
      #3aa2cc
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. S8.34.54
      #519ac6
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  32. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15187
      #009cc8
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  33. Tollens

    1. T2003-1
      #279dc6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. T2001-3
      #2095c5
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  35. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Zwembadblauw
      #42a3cd
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  36. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80014,X14
      #1e99c3
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  37. Disney

    1. TS1-2 Infinity and Beyond
      #239ac3
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 27.4%

#2b9dcd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b9dcd foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #2b9dcd">…</p>

#2b9dcd background

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2b9dcd">…</p>

#2b9dcd shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b9dcd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2858445
Binary
00101011, 10011101, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#2b9dcd
LRV
≈ 29.0%
Closest short hex
#29c ΔE = 1.764
RGB
rgb(43, 157, 205)
RGBA
rgba(43, 157, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.106, g: 0.388, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13918771 / 0xff2b9dcd
HSL
hsl(198, 65%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 65%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (197.778), saturation: 79% (0.790), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 197.778, saturation: 79.024%, perceived brightness: 55.199%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.580, S: 92.829, L: 60.810
Cubehelix
H: -168.761, S: 0.928, L: 0.502
TSL
T: -1.849, S: 0.313, L: 0.503
CMYK
cyan: 79% (0.790), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 24.068, Y: 29.032, Z: 62.081
xyY
x: 0.209, y: 0.252, Y: 29.032
CIELab
L: 60.810, a: -14.750, b: -33.411
CIELuv
L: 60.810, u: -38.549, v: -50.383
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.810, C: 36.522, H: 246.180
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.810, C: 63.439, H: 232.580
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.882, a: -14.559, b: -30.595
CIECAM02
J: 49.110, C: 51.268, h: 230.682, Q: 138.069, M: 44.833, s: 56.984, H: 292.089
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.225, jaune: -5.668, green: 4.527
LMS
L: 20.028, M: 32.727, S: 61.518
YCbCr
Y: 126.269, Cb: 165.944, Cr: 74.546
YCgCo
Y: 140.500, Cg: 16.500, Co: -29.750
YDbDr
Y: 128.386, Db: 115.284, Dr: 162.378
YPbPr
Y: 136.174, Pb: 37.110, Pr: -59.208
xvYCC
Y: 132.949, Cb: 160.599, Cr: 75.990
YIQ
Y: 128.386, I: -83.332, Q: -9.172
YUV
Y: 128.386, U: 37.702, V: -74.910
Munsell Color System
10B 5/12 ΔE = 4.247
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 2.779

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