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#2c55ae Hex Color Code

#2c55ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2c55ae is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2c55ae is comprised of 17.25% red, 33.33% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #2c55ae has a hue of 221° (degrees), 60% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.44 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#2c55ae linear gradient to complementary #bcda00

  1. #2c55ae
  2. #5d699d
  3. #7a7e8a
  4. #8f9477
  5. #a0ab60
  6. #afc243
  7. #bcda00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #09469c
  2. #184ba2
  3. #2350a8
  4. #2c55ae
  5. #345ab4
  6. #3c60ba
  7. #4365c0

Tones

  1. #2c55ae
  2. #4159a3
  3. #4f5d98
  4. #59608e
  5. #616583
  6. #686978
  7. #6d6d6d

Tints and Shades

#2c55ae to white

  1. #2c55ae
  2. #5a6ebc
  3. #7e89c9
  4. #9fa5d7
  5. #bfc2e4
  6. #dfe0f2
  7. #ffffff

#2c55ae to black

  1. #2c55ae
  2. #29478f
  3. #253971
  4. #202c54
  5. #1a1f39
  6. #12131f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. ★ 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2935 C
      #0057b7
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 3590 C
      #3c57a1
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  7. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  8. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  9. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

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#2c55ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c55ae foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #2c55ae">…</p>

#2c55ae background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #2c55ae">…</p>

#2c55ae shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2c55ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2905518
Binary
00101100, 01010101, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#2c55ae
LRV
≈ 10.1%
Closest short hex
#35a ΔE = 0.755
RGB
rgb(44, 85, 174)
RGBA
rgba(44, 85, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.145, g: 0.281, b: 0.574
RYB
red: 0.173%, yellow: 0.295%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13871698 / 0xff2c55ae
HSL
hsl(221, 60%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 60%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.077), saturation: 75% (0.747), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 221.077, saturation: 74.713%, perceived brightness: 35.666%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.203, S: 83.169, L: 37.998
Cubehelix
H: -140.913, S: 0.890, L: 0.323
TSL
T: -2.147, S: 0.262, L: 0.325
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.747), magenta: 51% (0.511), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.827), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 11.924, Y: 10.087, Z: 41.355
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.159, Y: 10.087
CIELab
L: 37.998, a: 17.554, b: -51.738
CIELuv
L: 37.998, u: -15.717, v: -75.253
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.998, C: 54.635, H: 288.741
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.998, C: 76.877, H: 258.203
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.760, a: 11.438, b: -54.969
CIECAM02
J: 27.431, C: 56.901, h: 257.775, Q: 103.188, M: 49.759, s: 69.442, H: 309.934
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.506, jaune: -9.253, green: 1.868
LMS
L: 6.356, M: 8.985, S: 40.841
YCbCr
Y: 87.200, Cb: 173.139, Cr: 103.682
YCgCo
Y: 97.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: -21.500
YDbDr
Y: 82.887, Db: 137.087, Dr: 73.966
YPbPr
Y: 82.675, Pb: 49.215, Pr: -24.594
xvYCC
Y: 87.003, Cb: 171.232, Cr: 106.396
YIQ
Y: 82.887, I: -53.017, Q: 19.021
YUV
Y: 82.887, U: 44.837, V: -34.116
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 4.528
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 3.299

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