Encycolorpedia

HKS 43 / #2d4b9b Hex Color Code

#2d4b9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2d4b9b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2d4b9b is comprised of 17.65% red, 29.41% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #2d4b9b has a hue of 224° (degrees), 55% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.8 nm.

Buy Paint Buy paint matching this color

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

Save 15% on iStock monthly subscription with code MONTHLY15.

  1. Sichuan spicy pork noodles with bean sprouts, sugar snap peas and oak choi
  2. Representation of medical x-ray scan showing the prostate
  3. Low key Image of jewish holiday Hanukkah background

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#2d4b9b linear gradient to complementary #a7c800

  1. #2d4b9b
  2. #555e8c
  3. #6e727c
  4. #80866a
  5. #8f9c56
  6. #9cb23c
  7. #a7c800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #163e8b
  2. #1f4290
  3. #264696
  4. #2d4b9b
  5. #3350a0
  6. #3a54a6
  7. #4059ab

Tones

  1. #2d4b9b
  2. #3d4f92
  3. #495389
  4. #525780
  5. #595b77
  6. #5f606d
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#2d4b9b to white

  1. #2d4b9b
  2. #5866ac
  3. #7b82bc
  4. #9ca0cd
  5. #bdbfde
  6. #dedeee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2d4b9b to black

  1. #2d4b9b
  2. #293f7f
  3. #253365
  4. #1f284b
  5. #191d33
  6. #11111d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Lascaux

    1. ★ Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 0.402 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2728 CP
      #344c98
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6519
      #314b92
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 6499
      #404a8c
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  4. ProMarker

    1. ★ Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  5. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 159 Prussian Blue
      #304e96
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  6. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Tory Blue B46-093-269
      #374e88
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Viper GTS Blue
      #184f9c
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  9. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Macaw Blue / 64
      #2e4b91
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Alhambra Mosaic Blue / 11430
      #464e8c
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  10. Fender

    1. ★ 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 32紺藍
      #0050a5
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 2274
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  13. Tollens

    1. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  15. Colorhouse

    1. Petal .05
      #1f4992
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  17. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B21 Ultramarine
      #2c5097
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. B22 Homebush Blue
      #215096
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a1
      #004a9a
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 36-b2
      #3a579d
      ΔE = 5.005 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  20. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #184a90
      ΔE = 3.788 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  21. Sikkens

    1. V1.42.30
      #37529d
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. V0.40.30
      #375393
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  22. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Blueblood
      #00498e
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  23. HKS

    1. HKS 45
      #434e9c
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  24. Loop

    1. Sao Paulo / LP-379
      #1652a1
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Blazing Blue / 37D-5
      #34569a
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R80B
      #33539b
      ΔE = 3.450 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. S 3060-R90B
      #094c94
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  27. Humbrol

    1. 25 Blue
      #114d96
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 222 Moonlight Blue
      #0055a5
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  28. Berger

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Cascade Twilight / 7325
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. Cascade Twilight
      #224b8f
      ΔE = 3.532 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Petulant Pat
      #50498a
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  31. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B70
      #3b549e
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  32. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  33. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4055-R70B
      #354986
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Mistic Purple / 5002
      #2c4a85
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  34. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  35. Kaessbohrer

    1. Blau / 5285
      #0153a4
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. Crushed Velvet / 246-7
      #415397
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  37. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Dancing Sea / 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Twilight Zone / 7325
      #335492
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 0641
      #345392
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  41. ECOS Paints

    1. Blue Highlight (0613)
      #40508d
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Florida Waters (0599)
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  42. Caparol

    1. Friesenbla / Friesenblau
      #004494
      ΔE = 4.112 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  43. Setra Evo

    1. Alt Aquablau / EVO 279
      #0f4990
      ΔE = 4.113 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  44. Plascon

    1. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 4.142 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Deep Tide B4-C1-3
      #044890
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  45. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  46. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  47. Homebase

    1. Lapis Blue
      #054d95
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #004c94
      ΔE = 4.322 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  48. Brillux

    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  49. Kelly-Moore

    1. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Deep Sapphire / 52
      #1d4e8f
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  51. California Paints

    1. DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 4.218 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  52. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  53. Nerolac

    1. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 4.267 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Velvet Diva - 4223
      #4b4f8a
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Corporate Blue
      #1c549e
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  55. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  56. Tikkurila

    1. 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  57. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. Evening Blue / 2066-20
      #014f94
      ΔE = 5.155 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  58. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  59. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  60. Behr

    1. Boudoir Blue MQ5-48
      #414d84
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  61. Diamond Paint

    1. Regetta
      #094c90
      ΔE = 4.922 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  62. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  63. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 5.018 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  64. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 5.019 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 5.064 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  65. Nippon Paint

    1. Tremont Blue / NP PB 1519 A
      #274b87
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  66. Testors

    1. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 5.058 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  67. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  68. RAL

    1. RAL 290 40 45
      #4157a2
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. RAL 290 30 40
      #2e4182
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  69. Otokar

    1. Scania Blue 1511645 / M151542
      #004e93
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  70. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #344e86
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  71. Mylands of London

    1. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#2d4b9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2d4b9b foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #2d4b9b">…</p>

#2d4b9b background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #2d4b9b">…</p>

#2d4b9b shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2d4b9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2968475
Binary
00101101, 01001011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#2d4b9b
LRV
≈ 8.0%
Closest short hex
#249 ΔE = 2.902
RGB
rgb(45, 75, 155)
RGBA
rgba(45, 75, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.164, g: 0.273, b: 0.564
RYB
red: 17.647%, yellow: 26.891%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13808741 / 0xff2d4b9b
HSL
hsl(224, 55%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 55%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.636), saturation: 71% (0.710), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 223.636, saturation: 70.968%, perceived brightness: 31.970%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.173, S: 77.599, L: 33.890
Cubehelix
H: -138.152, S: 0.809, L: 0.293
TSL
T: -2.256, S: 0.242, L: 0.295
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 52% (0.516), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.824), magenta: 71% (0.706), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 9.513, Y: 7.956, Z: 32.038
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.161, Y: 7.956
CIELab
L: 33.890, a: 17.099, b: -47.007
CIELuv
L: 33.890, u: -12.644, v: -66.111
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.890, C: 50.020, H: 289.989
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.890, C: 67.309, H: 259.173
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.206, a: 10.840, b: -47.602
CIECAM02
J: 24.147, C: 52.164, h: 259.831, Q: 96.814, M: 45.616, s: 68.642, H: 310.998
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.501, jaune: -8.415, green: 1.390
LMS
L: 5.186, M: 7.007, S: 31.643
YCbCr
Y: 80.555, Cb: 167.560, Cr: 109.150
YCoCg
Y: 87.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.150, Db: 120.140, Dr: 57.350
YPbPr
Y: 74.370, Pb: 43.450, Pr: -18.680
xvYCC
Y: 79.871, Cb: 166.168, Cr: 111.591
YIQ
Y: 75.150, I: -43.573, Q: 18.547
YUV
Y: 75.150, U: 39.295, V: -26.451
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 1.187
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 1.974

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue