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#2e2e40 Hex Color Code

#2e2e40 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2e2e40 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2e2e40 is comprised of 18.04% red, 18.04% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #2e2e40 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 16% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#2e2e40 linear gradient to complementary #41432b

  1. #2e2e40
  2. #32313d
  3. #363539
  4. #393836
  5. #3c3c32
  6. #3e3f2f
  7. #41432b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #272738
  2. #29293b
  3. #2b2c3d
  4. #2e2e40
  5. #313043
  6. #333345
  7. #363548

Tints and Shades

#2e2e40 to white

  1. #2e2e40
  2. #4d4c5d
  3. #6d6d7b
  4. #908f9a
  5. #b4b3bb
  6. #d9d8dc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2e2e40 to black

  1. #2e2e40
  2. #272736
  3. #21212c
  4. #1b1a23
  5. #14141a
  6. #0c0b10
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 1 15 / Sepia-Grau
      #303040
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Admiral Blue
      #2d2c3c
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Commodore Blue
      #2a2f3f
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Black Rock B30-023-279
      #2c2d3c
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Valhalla V30-032-285
      #2a2b41
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3920 TCX
      #2b2e43
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 19-3815 TCX
      #2a293e
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Blue
      #2d2b3b
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Blue
      #2a3142
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Indigo
      #2a2f3f
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Byzanz
      #2a2939
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 29 - Deep purple
      #32303e
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6985
      #2f2f46
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. Beckers

    1. Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Enbär 752 / 7909-R76B
      #373143
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  11. Ford

    1. Deep Wedgewood Blue
      #323147
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Washington Blue
      #2c3243
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  13. Levis

    1. Atl Denim A2
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 3.2%

#2e2e40 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e2e40 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #2e2e40">…</p>

#2e2e40 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #2e2e40">…</p>

#2e2e40 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2e2e40">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3026496
Binary
00101110, 00101110, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#2e2e40
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#334 ΔE = 2.316
RGB
rgb(46, 46, 64)
RGBA
rgba(46, 46, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.295, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 18.039%, yellow: 18.039%, blue: 25.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13750720 / 0xff2e2e40
HSL
hsl(240, 16%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 16%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 25% (0.251)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 28.125%, perceived brightness: 18.977%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 15.804, L: 19.659
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.209, L: 0.188
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.073, L: 0.188
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.281), magenta: 28% (0.281), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.749)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 3.029, Y: 2.905, Z: 5.251
xyY
x: 0.271, y: 0.260, Y: 2.905
CIELab
L: 19.659, a: 4.817, b: -11.316
CIELuv
L: 19.659, u: -0.905, v: -12.536
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.659, C: 12.299, H: 293.060
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.659, C: 12.569, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.044, a: 1.895, b: -6.334
CIECAM02
J: 14.243, C: 15.816, h: 276.378, Q: 74.356, M: 13.831, s: 43.129, H: 319.974
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -2.016, green: -0.193
LMS
L: 2.615, M: 2.832, S: 5.212
YCbCr
Y: 57.278, Cb: 135.902, Cr: 126.722
YCgCo
Y: 50.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 48.052, Db: 23.994, Dr: 3.906
YPbPr
Y: 47.296, Pb: 9.000, Pr: -0.828
xvYCC
Y: 56.619, Cb: 135.906, Cr: 127.273
YIQ
Y: 48.052, I: -5.783, Q: 5.600
YUV
Y: 48.052, U: 7.848, V: -1.800
Munsell Color System
2.5P 2/2 ΔE = 1.798
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.680

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