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#2c3997 Hex Color Code

#2c3997 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2c3997 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2c3997 is comprised of 17.25% red, 22.35% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #2c3997 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 55% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.9 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2c3997 linear gradient to complementary #6dc300

  1. #2c3997
  2. #4b4f88
  3. #5c6578
  4. #677c67
  5. #6d9354
  6. #6fab3a
  7. #6dc300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #182e8a
  2. #20328e
  3. #263593
  4. #2c3997
  5. #323d9b
  6. #3740a0
  7. #3c44a5

Tones

  1. #2c3997
  2. #3d408e
  3. #484686
  4. #514d7d
  5. #585474
  6. #5d5b6b
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#2c3997 to white

  1. #2c3997
  2. #5756a8
  3. #7b75ba
  4. #9c96cb
  5. #bdb8dd
  6. #dedbee
  7. #ffffff

#2c3997 to black

  1. #2c3997
  2. #29307c
  3. #242862
  4. #1f1f4a
  5. #191832
  6. #110e1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 15 270 / Aquarell 65
      #34348c
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. 287
      #003896
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  8. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 6.1%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#2c3997 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c3997 foreground

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="color: #2c3997">…</p>

#2c3997 background

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

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #2c3997">…</p>

#2c3997 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2c3997">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2898327
Binary
00101100, 00111001, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#2c3997
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 2.395
RGB
rgb(44, 57, 151)
RGBA
rgba(44, 57, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.226, b: 0.599
RYB
red: 0.173%, yellow: 0.218%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13878889 / 0xff2c3997
HSL
hsl(233, 55%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 55%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.710), saturation: 71% (0.709), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 232.710, saturation: 70.861%, perceived brightness: 27.965%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.521, S: 73.616, L: 28.630
Cubehelix
H: -129.221, S: 0.943, L: 0.249
TSL
T: -2.650, S: 0.257, L: 0.250
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.709), magenta: 62% (0.623), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 78% (0.776), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 8.086, Y: 5.695, Z: 29.945
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.130, Y: 5.695
CIELab
L: 28.630, a: 27.531, b: -53.114
CIELuv
L: 28.630, u: -7.979, v: -70.261
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.630, C: 59.825, H: 297.400
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.630, C: 70.713, H: 263.521
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.865, a: 18.716, b: -57.691
CIECAM02
J: 20.050, C: 55.384, h: 265.220, Q: 88.221, M: 48.433, s: 74.094, H: 313.840
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.628, jaune: -9.652, green: 0.787
LMS
L: 3.509, M: 4.161, S: 29.550
YCbCr
Y: 70.834, Cb: 171.190, Cr: 115.619
YCgCo
Y: 77.250, Cg: -20.250, Co: -15.750
YDbDr
Y: 63.829, Db: 131.152, Dr: 37.727
YPbPr
Y: 60.999, Pb: 48.495, Pr: -10.824
xvYCC
Y: 68.387, Cb: 170.600, Cr: 118.492
YIQ
Y: 63.829, I: -37.943, Q: 26.498
YUV
Y: 63.829, U: 42.897, V: -17.396
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 7.384
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 2.332

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