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#2e40a0 Hex Color Code

#2e40a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2e40a0 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2e40a0 is comprised of 18.04% red, 25.1% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #2e40a0 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 55% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.74 nm.

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#2e40a0 linear gradient to complementary #7fce00

  1. #2e40a0
  2. #515690
  3. #656d80
  4. #71856e
  5. #7a9d59
  6. #7eb53e
  7. #7fce00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #183491
  2. #203896
  3. #273c9b
  4. #2e40a0
  5. #3444a5
  6. #3a48aa
  7. #404daf

Tones

  1. #2e40a0
  2. #404697
  3. #4c4d8d
  4. #555384
  5. #5c5a7a
  6. #626071
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#2e40a0 to white

  1. #2e40a0
  2. #5a5cb0
  3. #7d7ac0
  4. #9e9ad0
  5. #bfbae0
  6. #dfdcef
  7. #ffffff

#2e40a0 to black

  1. #2e40a0
  2. #2a3683
  3. #262c68
  4. #20234e
  5. #191a35
  6. #12101e
  7. #000000

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      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 57 16 264 / Saphir 75
      #3444a0
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  5. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. 2736 CP
      #374393
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 6.1%

#2e40a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e40a0 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2e40a0">…</p>

#2e40a0 background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2e40a0">…</p>

#2e40a0 shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2e40a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3031200
Binary
00101110, 01000000, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#2e40a0
LRV
≈ 6.8%
Closest short hex
#24a ΔE = 1.869
RGB
rgb(46, 64, 160)
RGBA
rgba(46, 64, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.170, g: 0.237, b: 0.593
RYB
red: 0.180%, yellow: 0.241%, blue: 0.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13746016 / 0xff2e40a0
HSL
hsl(231, 55%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 55%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.526), saturation: 71% (0.713), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 230.526, saturation: 71.250%, perceived brightness: 30.263%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.685, S: 75.399, L: 31.312
Cubehelix
H: -131.243, S: 0.931, L: 0.271
TSL
T: -2.556, S: 0.254, L: 0.273
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.712), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 9.303, Y: 6.785, Z: 34.070
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.135, Y: 6.785
CIELab
L: 31.312, a: 26.497, b: -54.208
CIELuv
L: 31.312, u: -9.512, v: -74.100
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.312, C: 60.337, H: 296.049
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.312, C: 74.708, H: 262.685
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.048, a: 18.169, b: -59.318
CIECAM02
J: 22.079, C: 56.789, h: 263.988, Q: 92.575, M: 49.661, s: 73.242, H: 313.184
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.605, jaune: -9.824, green: 0.989
LMS
L: 4.199, M: 5.179, S: 33.625
YCbCr
Y: 75.758, Cb: 172.808, Cr: 113.282
YCgCo
Y: 83.500, Cg: -19.500, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 69.562, Db: 136.068, Dr: 44.826
YPbPr
Y: 67.078, Pb: 50.070, Pr: -13.416
xvYCC
Y: 73.608, Cb: 171.983, Cr: 116.215
YIQ
Y: 69.562, I: -41.564, Q: 26.063
YUV
Y: 69.562, U: 44.505, V: -20.671
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.096
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.480

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