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True Blue / Pantone / PMS 2386 C / #2d68c4 Hex Color Code

#2d68c4 Paint ChipThe color true blue with hexadecimal color code #2d68c4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2d68c4 is comprised of 17.65% red, 40.78% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #2d68c4 has a hue of 217° (degrees), 63% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.13 nm.

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

#2d68c4 linear gradient to complementary #e8f100

  1. #2d68c4
  2. #6c7cb0
  3. #8f929c
  4. #aaa886
  5. #c1c06d
  6. #d5d84c
  7. #e8f100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0055ae
  2. #105bb5
  3. #2162bd
  4. #2d68c4
  5. #376ecb
  6. #4175d3
  7. #4a7bda

Tones

  1. #2d68c4
  2. #466bb7
  3. #566dab
  4. #62709e
  5. #6b7392
  6. #737686
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#2d68c4 to white

  1. #2d68c4
  2. #5e7fce
  3. #8397d8
  4. #a3b0e2
  5. #c2caec
  6. #e1e4f6
  7. #ffffff

#2d68c4 to black

  1. #2d68c4
  2. #2b56a0
  3. #27457e
  4. #22345d
  5. #1b253f
  6. #131622
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  3. Humbrol

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      #0066cc
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    1. ★ Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #006ccc
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      #0064c0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2175 C
      #006ac6
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      #426bba
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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    1. ★ 6044
      #3e6aba
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      #2f67b6
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
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      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      #3761c1
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

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#2d68c4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2d68c4 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2d68c4">…</p>

#2d68c4 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: #2d68c4">…</p>

#2d68c4 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2d68c4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2975940
Binary
00101101, 01101000, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#2d68c4
LRV
≈ 14.4%
Closest short hex
#36b ΔE = 1.527
RGB
rgb(45, 104, 196)
RGBA
rgba(45, 104, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.130, g: 0.301, b: 0.568
RYB
red: 0.176%, yellow: 0.343%, blue: 0.769%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13801276 / 0xff2d68c4
HSL
hsl(217, 63%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(217, 63%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 217° (216.556), saturation: 77% (0.770), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 216.556, saturation: 77.041%, perceived brightness: 41.749%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.542, S: 87.254, L: 44.861
Cubehelix
H: -146.017, S: 0.937, L: 0.378
TSL
T: -1.962, S: 0.276, L: 0.380
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.770), magenta: 47% (0.469), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.824), magenta: 59% (0.592), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 15.993, Y: 14.442, Z: 54.159
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.171, Y: 14.442
CIELab
L: 44.861, a: 13.705, b: -53.533
CIELuv
L: 44.861, u: -20.954, v: -81.272
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.861, C: 55.259, H: 284.360
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.861, C: 83.930, H: 255.542
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.003, a: 8.613, b: -57.893
CIECAM02
J: 33.394, C: 59.957, h: 254.214, Q: 113.852, M: 52.432, s: 67.862, H: 308.116
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.463, jaune: -9.511, green: 2.506
LMS
L: 9.128, M: 13.594, S: 53.504
YCbCr
Y: 99.189, Cb: 177.120, Cr: 95.567
YCgCo
Y: 112.250, Cg: -8.250, Co: -26.500
YDbDr
Y: 96.847, Db: 149.186, Dr: 98.611
YPbPr
Y: 98.057, Pb: 52.785, Pr: -33.732
xvYCC
Y: 100.214, Cb: 174.368, Cr: 98.369
YIQ
Y: 96.847, I: -64.703, Q: 16.149
YUV
Y: 96.847, U: 48.794, V: -45.486
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.844
Brand Color
Intuit ΔE = 3.954

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