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#2d79aa Hex Color Code

#2d79aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2d79aa is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2d79aa is comprised of 17.65% red, 47.45% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #2d79aa has a hue of 204° (degrees), 58% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.79 nm.

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#2d79aa linear gradient to complementary #98763f

  1. #2d79aa
  2. #527898
  3. #687887
  4. #787775
  5. #857764
  6. #8f7652
  7. #98763f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #006493
  2. #146b9b
  3. #2272a2
  4. #2d79aa
  5. #3780b2
  6. #4087b9
  7. #498fc1

Tones

  1. #2d79aa
  2. #41779f
  3. #4e7595
  4. #58728b
  5. #607080
  6. #676e76
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#2d79aa to White

  1. #2d79aa
  2. #5a8eb8
  3. #7da3c6
  4. #9fbad4
  5. #bfd0e2
  6. #dfe7f1
  7. #ffffff

#2d79aa to Black

  1. #2d79aa
  2. #2a648b
  3. #26506e
  4. #203c52
  5. #192a37
  6. #12181f
  7. #000000

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      #2679a9
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Lure B57-069-246
      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Nocturne Shade A51-6
      #2977aa
      ΔE = 0.996 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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      #3077ab
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      #3f7aa6
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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    1. ★ 6597
      #2877ad
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. 6549
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      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
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    1. ★ 2244
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 1091
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      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
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    1. ★ 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. ★ 307
      #0078ab
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ S9.39.41
      #2377a5
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. T0.50.40
      #007bb5
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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    1. ★ 30BB 18/318
      #407ba9
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. ★ Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. HKS

    1. ★ 50K
      #0178ac
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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    1. ★ Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
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      #3077ac
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      #1076ab
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      #37729e
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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    1. ★ Federal Standard 25183
      #2b7eb1
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35183
      #2280b2
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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    1. ★ Titanic / T08 63-4
      #007aad
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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      #007cb2
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      #0077b0
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
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      #0077ab
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
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      #0074a9
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      #417aa4
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
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      #007bae
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      #007bae
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Kingfisher / 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
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      #4279a9
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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    1. Blue Plate
      #007db5
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      #3e7da8
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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      #1874a4
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      #2880b0
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
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      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      #0077a7
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  37. Behr

    1. Familiy Tradition EPFD-20
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      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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    1. Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  40. Toyo Ink

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      #007dae
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      #43799f
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      #087fb1
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
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      #46769d
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
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    1. Montego Bay / RLIB218
      #427fac
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  44. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 15.3%

#2d79aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2d79aa foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2d79aa">…</p>

#2d79aa background

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Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2d79aa">…</p>

#2d79aa shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2980266
Binary
00101101, 01111001, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#2d79aa
LRV
≈ 17.1%
Closest short hex
#27a ΔE = 1.048
RGB
rgb(45, 121, 170)
RGBA
rgba(45, 121, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.360, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 0.176%, yellow: 0.362%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13796950 / 0xff2d79aa
HSL
hsl(204, 58%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 58%%, 42%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.520), saturation: 74% (0.735), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 203.520, saturation: 73.529%, perceived brightness: 43.835%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.331, S: 87.210, L: 48.427
Cubehelix
H: -161.765, S: 0.734, L: 0.406
TSL
T: -2.008, S: 0.270, L: 0.407
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.735), magenta: 29% (0.288), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.824), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 15.172, Y: 17.133, Z: 40.530
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.235, Y: 17.133
CIELab
L: 48.427, a: -6.471, b: -32.788
CIELuv
L: 48.427, u: -27.518, v: -48.306
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.427, C: 33.420, H: 258.835
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.427, C: 55.594, H: 240.331
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.392, a: -7.007, b: -29.080
CIECAM02
J: 36.828, C: 46.080, h: 238.583, Q: 119.564, M: 40.296, s: 58.054, H: 300.493
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -5.633, green: 3.284
LMS
L: 11.897, M: 18.655, S: 40.136
YCbCr
Y: 105.209, Cb: 160.759, Cr: 91.157
YCgCo
Y: 114.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: -20.000
YDbDr
Y: 103.862, Db: 99.517, Dr: 111.941
YPbPr
Y: 108.340, Pb: 33.240, Pr: -40.254
xvYCC
Y: 109.045, Cb: 157.199, Cr: 92.640
YIQ
Y: 103.862, I: -61.016, Q: -0.825
YUV
Y: 103.862, U: 32.547, V: -51.640
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.581
Brand Color
Drupal ΔE = 1.900

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