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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. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6607
      #2e538c
      ΔE = 0.776 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 6566
      #285191
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4052 TPG
      #34558b
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. ★ 19-4049 TPG
      #1b538f
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  4. 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%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Overland Blue
      #265990
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  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. Dulux

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

    1. ★ Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  12. 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%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 57.15.27
      #32507d
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  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. 35-b5
      #1e5892
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  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. Natural Color System / NCS

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

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3560-R80B
      #1c5794
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  24. Ford

    1. Marine Blue
      #3d5586
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Bay Roc Blue
      #395888
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  25. Australian Standard AS2700

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

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

    1. 590B-7 Award Blue
      #294f80
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. S-G-580 Running Water
      #28588c
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  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%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Evening In Paris / 7269
      #315889
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #405381
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Brilliant Blue 349-7
      #224d88
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Brilliant Blue / 349-7
      #224d88
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  34. ICI Paints

    1. Sapphire 50BB 11/321
      #2a5686
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  35. Focoltone

    1. 1099
      #005495
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  36. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Alaitoc Blue
      #295788
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  37. Plascon

    1. Sporty Blue B2-A1-2
      #00508c
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  38. Dulux Australia

    1. Misty Blue / A376
      #34507c
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

#2c538a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c538a foreground

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="color: #2c538a">…</p>

#2c538a background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #2c538a">…</p>

#2c538a shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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