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#2c42a7 Hex Color Code

#2c42a7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2c42a7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2c42a7 is comprised of 17.25% red, 25.88% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #2c42a7 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 58% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.07 nm.

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#2c42a7 linear gradient to complementary #80d300

  1. #2c42a7
  2. #525996
  3. #667085
  4. #738872
  5. #7ca15c
  6. #80ba41
  7. #80d300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #123598
  2. #1c3a9d
  3. #253ea2
  4. #2c42a7
  5. #3346ac
  6. #394bb1
  7. #404fb7

Tones

  1. #2c42a7
  2. #40489d
  3. #4d4f93
  4. #575589
  5. #5f5c7f
  6. #656374
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#2c42a7 to white

  1. #2c42a7
  2. #5a5eb6
  3. #7e7cc5
  4. #9f9bd4
  5. #bfbbe2
  6. #dfddf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2c42a7 to black

  1. #2c42a7
  2. #293889
  3. #252d6c
  4. #202451
  5. #191a37
  6. #12101f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 0.399 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 22 260 / Lazur 135
      #2044b0
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.344 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 3.734 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Laser Blue
      #144b9f
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  8. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2728
      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  10. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 3.221 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  11. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  12. Lascaux

    1. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.517 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  13. ProMarker

    1. Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 3.823 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 4.033 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  15. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 4.100 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  16. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  17. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  18. HKS

    1. HKS 42
      #353a90
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.779 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b
      #4e4096
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  20. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  21. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 4.606 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  22. Crayola

    1. B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  24. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Blue Gem V45-098-293
      #4b3c8e
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  25. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

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#2c42a7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c42a7 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #2c42a7">…</p>

#2c42a7 background

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="background-color: #2c42a7">…</p>

#2c42a7 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2c42a7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2900647
Binary
00101100, 01000010, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#2c42a7
LRV
≈ 7.2%
Closest short hex
#24a ΔE = 0.957
RGB
rgb(44, 66, 167)
RGBA
rgba(44, 66, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.159, g: 0.238, b: 0.603
RYB
red: 17.255%, yellow: 24.573%, blue: 65.490%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13876569 / 0xff2c42a7
HSL
hsl(229, 58%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 58%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.268), saturation: 74% (0.737), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 229.268, saturation: 73.653%, perceived brightness: 31.164%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.353, S: 79.020, L: 32.305
Cubehelix
H: -132.445, S: 0.982, L: 0.277
TSL
T: -2.501, S: 0.267, L: 0.278
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.737), magenta: 60% (0.605), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 9.960, Y: 7.221, Z: 37.421
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.132, Y: 7.221
CIELab
L: 32.305, a: 27.515, b: -56.808
CIELuv
L: 32.305, u: -10.512, v: -78.295
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.305, C: 63.121, H: 295.843
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.305, C: 78.998, H: 262.353
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.872, a: 19.133, b: -63.755
CIECAM02
J: 22.782, C: 59.065, h: 262.902, Q: 94.039, M: 51.652, s: 74.112, H: 312.608
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.619, jaune: -10.299, green: 1.241
LMS
L: 4.323, M: 5.478, S: 36.928
YCbCr
Y: 76.938, Cb: 175.595, Cr: 111.171
YCoCg
Y: 85.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: -19.750
YDbDr
Y: 70.936, Db: 144.533, Dr: 51.243
YPbPr
Y: 68.586, Pb: 53.030, Pr: -15.646
xvYCC
Y: 74.903, Cb: 174.583, Cr: 114.256
YIQ
Y: 70.936, I: -45.553, Q: 26.773
YUV
Y: 70.936, U: 47.274, V: -23.631
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.358
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 3.844

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