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Ford Blue Fire / #2c538f Hex Color Code

#2c538f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2c538f is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2c538f is comprised of 17.25% red, 32.55% green and 56.08% blue. In the HSL color space #2c538f has a hue of 216° (degrees), 53% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.3 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#2c538f linear gradient to complementary #9c951f

  1. #2c538f
  2. #4f5d80
  3. #656771
  4. #767261
  5. #847d4f
  6. #91893b
  7. #9c951f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #16457f
  2. #1e4984
  3. #254e8a
  4. #2c538f
  5. #325894
  6. #395d9a
  7. #3f629f

Tones

  1. #2c538f
  2. #3a5587
  3. #45567f
  4. #4d5877
  5. #535a6e
  6. #595c66
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#2c538f to white

  1. #2c538f
  2. #556da1
  3. #7888b4
  4. #99a4c6
  5. #bbc2d9
  6. #dde0ec
  7. #ffffff

#2c538f to black

  1. #2c538f
  2. #284576
  3. #23385d
  4. #1e2b46
  5. #181f30
  6. #10131b
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Panama Blue
      #2f528e
      ΔE = 0.588 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ Saint Tropez Blue Firemist
      #2f568e
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.30
      #27528f
      ΔE = 0.617 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. ★ 57.18.27
      #2d5085
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu antique
      #32558f
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ethereal 27-15
      #275590
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Mercury / NP AC 2099 A
      #325188
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ Porcelain Blue / NP PB 1526 A
      #1e528c
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #1c518f
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. ★ Daytona Blue
      #35568e
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1506 Sapphire 6
      #39548b
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7685 C
      #2c5697
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 653
      #36578c
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6188
      #345286
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. ★ 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Audi

    1. ★ Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. ★ Nogaro Blue Pearl/Nogaroblau Pearl / 9941, LZ5M, M8, M8M8
      #165193
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. DEA 137 - Deep Sapphire
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Paris Blue
      #3b558f
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  17. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  18. AMC

    1. ★ Adriatic Blue
      #285790
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. ★ Suddenly Sapphire / 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3560-R80B
      #1c5794
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blueberry Hill / 812
      #345284
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Delphinium / CC-872
      #314d8a
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  24. Resene

    1. Fun Blue B47-087-258
      #335083
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  25. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #395594
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  26. Glidden

    1. Suddenly Sapphire / PPG1242-7
      #1a5897
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  27. Focoltone

    1. 1099
      #005495
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7325 - Cascade Twilight
      #235187
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Frank Blue - 6967
      #225288
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a3
      #00549a
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 36-b3
      #365396
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Brilliant Blue / PPG1161-7
      #234e86
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  33. Caparol

    1. 60 16 240 / Pacific 140
      #1c5894
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. 60 21 240 / Pacific 170
      #00549c
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  34. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Drakenhof Nightshade
      #125899
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  36. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. B23 Bright Blue
      #174f89
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  37. Dulux

    1. 62BB 08/369
      #235388
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  38. Ford

    1. Marine Blue
      #3d5586
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  40. Clark+Kensington

    1. Work of Art / 36D-5
      #044f91
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 7.7%

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#2c538f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c538f 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: #2c538f">…</p>

#2c538f background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #2c538f">…</p>

#2c538f shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2c538f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2904975
Binary
00101100, 01010011, 10001111
Hexadecimal
#2c538f
LRV
≈ 8.7%
Closest short hex
#259 ΔE = 1.860
RGB
rgb(44, 83, 143)
RGBA
rgba(44, 83, 143, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.163, g: 0.307, b: 0.530
RYB
red: 0.173%, yellow: 0.282%, blue: 0.561%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13872241 / 0xff2c538f
HSL
hsl(216, 53%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 53%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.364), saturation: 69% (0.692), value: 56% (0.561)
HSP
hue: 216.364, saturation: 69.231%, perceived brightness: 32.702%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.650, S: 78.134, L: 35.408
Cubehelix
H: -146.240, S: 0.680, L: 0.305
TSL
T: -1.955, S: 0.231, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.692), magenta: 42% (0.420), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.439)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 67% (0.675), yellow: 44% (0.439)
XYZ
X: 9.088, Y: 8.704, Z: 27.182
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.194, Y: 8.704
CIELab
L: 35.408, a: 7.050, b: -37.298
CIELuv
L: 35.408, u: -15.419, v: -52.560
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.408, C: 37.958, H: 280.703
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.408, C: 54.775, H: 253.650
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.503, a: 3.355, b: -33.975
CIECAM02
J: 25.425, C: 45.114, h: 253.680, Q: 99.344, M: 39.451, s: 63.017, H: 307.846
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.389, jaune: -6.573, green: 1.770
LMS
L: 5.985, M: 8.547, S: 26.877
YCbCr
Y: 83.154, Cb: 160.112, Cr: 106.619
YCgCo
Y: 88.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -13.750
YDbDr
Y: 78.179, Db: 97.530, Dr: 65.007
YPbPr
Y: 79.013, Pb: 34.485, Pr: -22.260
xvYCC
Y: 83.858, Cb: 158.293, Cr: 108.446
YIQ
Y: 78.179, I: -42.509, Q: 10.421
YUV
Y: 78.179, U: 31.899, V: -29.986
Munsell Color System
5PB 3/10 ΔE = 3.023
Brand Color
Sega ΔE = 2.223

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