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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

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#2c55ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2c55ae foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2c55ae">…</p>

#2c55ae background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #2c55ae">…</p>

#2c55ae shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<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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