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#2c538a Hex Color Code

#2c538a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2c538a is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2c538a is comprised of 17.25% red, 32.55% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #2c538a has a hue of 215° (degrees), 52% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.08 nm.

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#2c538a linear gradient to complementary #918625

  1. #2c538a
  2. #4b5b7c
  3. #5f636d
  4. #6f6b5e
  5. #7c744e
  6. #877d3c
  7. #918625

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #17457a
  2. #1f497f
  3. #264e85
  4. #2c538a
  5. #32588f
  6. #385d95
  7. #3e629a

Tones

  1. #2c538a
  2. #395482
  3. #43557a
  4. #4b5772
  5. #51586b
  6. #565a63
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#2c538a to white

  1. #2c538a
  2. #546d9d
  3. #7788b0
  4. #98a4c4
  5. #bac2d7
  6. #dce0eb
  7. #ffffff

#2c538a to black

  1. #2c538a
  2. #284572
  3. #23385a
  4. #1d2b44
  5. #171f2f
  6. #10131b
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4052 TPG
      #34558b
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 288 U
      #3d5588
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.18.27
      #2d5085
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. ★ 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Strato Blue
      #30527f
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blueberry Hill / 812
      #345284
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Blue Suede Shoes / 798
      #305789
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Banzai Blue
      #275387
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Blue Fire
      #2c538f
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Blue
      #175087
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 62BB 08/369
      #235388
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. St Tropaz B47-069-266
      #325482
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 336
      #2b5787
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-73 Saxon Cobalt
      #355382
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blue Platform
      #295082
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b6
      #1b5288
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 34-a5
      #005592
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  20. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 52922
      #234f84
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Model Master 28130
      #27578a
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  21. Audi

    1. ★ Sepangblau Metallic / E9, E9E9, E9PA, LY5Q
      #1e5186
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  22. Glidden

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Florentine Lapis / PPG1244-7
      #1c5798
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R90B
      #305483
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3560-R80B
      #1c5794
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  27. Valspar Paint

    1. Mineral Blue
      #3b5686
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  28. Caparol

    1. 60 16 240 / Pacific 140
      #1c5894
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  29. Volkswagen

    1. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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    1. S-G-580 Running Water
      #28588c
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
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      #185387
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
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    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
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    1. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
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      #405381
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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    1. Brilliant Blue / 349-7
      #224d88
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
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    1. Sapphire 50BB 11/321
      #2a5686
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
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    1. 1099
      #005495
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
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    1. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
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    1. 6618
      #1b5898
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. 6192
      #1b4e83
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
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      #00508c
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
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      #34507c
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#2c538a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c538a foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #2c538a">…</p>

#2c538a background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #2c538a">…</p>

#2c538a shadow

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2c538a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2904970
Binary
00101100, 01010011, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#2c538a
LRV
≈ 8.6%
Closest short hex
#358 ΔE = 1.364
RGB
rgb(44, 83, 138)
RGBA
rgba(44, 83, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.166, g: 0.313, b: 0.521
RYB
red: 0.173%, yellow: 0.281%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13872246 / 0xff2c538a
HSL
hsl(215, 52%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 52%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.106), saturation: 68% (0.681), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 215.106, saturation: 68.116%, perceived brightness: 32.323%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.308, S: 77.265, L: 35.115
Cubehelix
H: -147.707, S: 0.644, L: 0.303
TSL
T: -1.905, S: 0.226, L: 0.304
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.681), magenta: 40% (0.399), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 8.718, Y: 8.556, Z: 25.232
xyY
x: 0.205, y: 0.201, Y: 8.556
CIELab
L: 35.115, a: 5.165, b: -34.716
CIELuv
L: 35.115, u: -15.492, v: -48.569
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.115, C: 35.098, H: 278.462
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.115, C: 50.980, H: 252.308
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.251, a: 2.010, b: -30.668
CIECAM02
J: 25.205, C: 42.971, h: 252.342, Q: 98.913, M: 37.578, s: 61.636, H: 307.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.366, jaune: -6.097, green: 1.788
LMS
L: 5.966, M: 8.544, S: 24.956
YCbCr
Y: 82.664, Cb: 157.917, Cr: 106.974
YCgCo
Y: 87.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -12.500
YDbDr
Y: 77.609, Db: 90.865, Dr: 63.922
YPbPr
Y: 78.653, Pb: 31.985, Pr: -22.030
xvYCC
Y: 83.549, Cb: 156.097, Cr: 108.648
YIQ
Y: 77.609, I: -40.902, Q: 8.866
YUV
Y: 77.609, U: 29.719, V: -29.486
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.241
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 3.162

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