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Caparol 60 21 264 / Saphir 105 / #2c40b8 Hex Color Code

#2c40b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2c40b8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2c40b8 is comprised of 17.25% red, 25.1% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #2c40b8 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 61% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.99 nm.

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

#2c40b8 linear gradient to complementary #68e400

  1. #2c40b8
  2. #545ba5
  3. #677592
  4. #71907d
  5. #75ac66
  6. #72c847
  7. #68e400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0933a8
  2. #1937ad
  3. #233cb3
  4. #2c40b8
  5. #3444bd
  6. #3b49c3
  7. #424dc8

Tones

  1. #2c40b8
  2. #4448ac
  3. #5350a1
  4. #5e5995
  5. #67618a
  6. #6d697e
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#2c40b8 to white

  1. #2c40b8
  2. #5d5dc5
  3. #827bd1
  4. #a39add
  5. #c2bbe8
  6. #e1dcf4
  7. #ffffff

#2c40b8 to black

  1. #2c40b8
  2. #2a3697
  3. #272c77
  4. #212358
  5. #1b1a3c
  6. #131021
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2361
      #2040b4
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2728 C
      #0047bb
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

#2c40b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c40b8 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #2c40b8">…</p>

#2c40b8 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #2c40b8">…</p>

#2c40b8 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2c40b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2900152
Binary
00101100, 01000000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#2c40b8
LRV
≈ 7.7%
Closest short hex
#24b ΔE = 1.397
RGB
rgb(44, 64, 184)
RGBA
rgba(44, 64, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.151, g: 0.219, b: 0.630
RYB
red: 0.173%, yellow: 0.241%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13877064 / 0xff2c40b8
HSL
hsl(231, 61%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 61%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 76% (0.761), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 76.087%, perceived brightness: 32.440%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.427, S: 81.756, L: 33.268
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 1.133, L: 0.279
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.289, L: 0.281
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.761), magenta: 65% (0.652), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 11.521, Y: 7.662, Z: 46.210
xyY
x: 0.176, y: 0.117, Y: 7.662
CIELab
L: 33.268, a: 35.086, b: -65.353
CIELuv
L: 33.268, u: -10.375, v: -90.044
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.268, C: 74.176, H: 298.230
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.268, C: 90.640, H: 263.427
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.680, a: 25.856, b: -79.605
CIECAM02
J: 23.416, C: 65.279, h: 263.300, Q: 95.339, M: 57.085, s: 77.380, H: 312.819
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.691, jaune: -11.922, green: 1.433
LMS
L: 4.229, M: 5.182, S: 45.581
YCbCr
Y: 77.596, Cb: 183.640, Cr: 110.700
YCgCo
Y: 89.000, Cg: -25.000, Co: -24.000
YDbDr
Y: 71.700, Db: 168.960, Dr: 52.700
YPbPr
Y: 68.380, Pb: 62.300, Pr: -15.520
xvYCC
Y: 74.726, Cb: 182.726, Cr: 114.367
YIQ
Y: 71.700, I: -50.466, Q: 33.107
YUV
Y: 71.700, U: 55.263, V: -24.301
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 10.008
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.075

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