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#2e427a Hex Color Code

#2e427a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2e427a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2e427a is comprised of 18.04% red, 25.88% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #2e427a has a hue of 224° (degrees), 45% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.35 nm.

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#2e427a linear gradient to complementary #8d9711

  1. #2e427a
  2. #494f6e
  3. #5c5c61
  4. #6b6a54
  5. #787944
  6. #838831
  7. #8d9711

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1f376d
  2. #243a71
  3. #293e76
  4. #2e427a
  5. #33467e
  6. #374a83
  7. #3c4e87

Tones

  1. #2e427a
  2. #384574
  3. #40486d
  4. #464b67
  5. #4b4e61
  6. #50515a
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#2e427a to white

  1. #2e427a
  2. #535e8f
  3. #757ca5
  4. #979bbb
  5. #b9bbd1
  6. #dcdde8
  7. #ffffff

#2e427a to black

  1. #2e427a
  2. #293765
  3. #232d50
  4. #1d233d
  5. #171a2a
  6. #0f1019
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 36-b6
      #2c427d
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 36-b7
      #283c74
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  2. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Starry Night Blue / 2067-20
      #344177
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4550-R70B
      #35447b
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Sea World B40-097-275
      #323f75
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Zoop De Loop M52-085-267
      #254683
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
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    1. ★ Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/19 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/19
      #30407c
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. ★ 54 11 246 / Lago 45
      #244480
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-5
      #333f73
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 138 - JaCha
      #324680
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. DEA 140 - Cobalt
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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    1. ★ Indigo Night / 74
      #324680
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #324681
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Regatta Blue
      #294781
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #274074
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #213f78
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Deep Blue
      #254485
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
      #2d4780
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  18. Krylon

    1. ★ Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Vista B5-D1-3
      #244080
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. Smoky Wings B6-E1-3
      #343c70
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
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    1. ★ Galaxy Blue
      #26457a
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
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      #1b457e
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
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    1. 7245 - Evening Magic
      #364575
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      #3a4372
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
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    1. Majestueus Blauw
      #17407d
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6429
      #3c4173
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 6428
      #39487a
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
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    1. Dignified
      #37426f
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  27. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
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    1. Mystification / A388
      #2a4271
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
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    1. 2-37-7 Lobelia
      #31487a
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 6.7%

#2e427a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e427a foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #2e427a">…</p>

#2e427a background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #2e427a">…</p>

#2e427a shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2e427a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3031674
Binary
00101110, 01000010, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#2e427a
LRV
≈ 5.9%
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 1.539
RGB
rgb(46, 66, 122)
RGBA
rgba(46, 66, 122, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.197, g: 0.282, b: 0.521
RYB
red: 0.180%, yellow: 0.242%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13745542 / 0xff2e427a
HSL
hsl(224, 45%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 45%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.211), saturation: 62% (0.623), value: 48% (0.478)
HSP
hue: 224.211, saturation: 62.295%, perceived brightness: 27.413%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.340, S: 65.563, L: 29.112
Cubehelix
H: -137.546, S: 0.606, L: 0.259
TSL
T: -2.281, S: 0.196, L: 0.260
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.623), magenta: 46% (0.459), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.522)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 74% (0.741), yellow: 52% (0.522)
XYZ
X: 6.587, Y: 5.882, Z: 19.197
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.186, Y: 5.882
CIELab
L: 29.112, a: 10.923, b: -34.367
CIELuv
L: 29.112, u: -9.450, v: -45.791
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.112, C: 36.061, H: 287.632
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.112, C: 46.756, H: 258.340
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.253, a: 6.036, b: -29.953
CIECAM02
J: 20.605, C: 40.614, h: 260.925, Q: 89.434, M: 35.516, s: 63.018, H: 311.569
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.416, jaune: -6.108, green: 0.866
LMS
L: 4.236, M: 5.467, S: 18.978
YCbCr
Y: 73.042, Cb: 155.544, Cr: 115.244
YCgCo
Y: 75.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: -7.500
YDbDr
Y: 66.404, Db: 83.648, Dr: 38.812
YPbPr
Y: 65.772, Pb: 30.300, Pr: -12.576
xvYCC
Y: 72.487, Cb: 154.616, Cr: 116.953
YIQ
Y: 66.404, I: -29.905, Q: 13.194
YUV
Y: 66.404, U: 27.359, V: -17.901
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 3.988
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.132

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