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Sikkens U0.40.40 / #2e72ad Hex Color Code

#2e72ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2e72ad is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2e72ad is comprised of 18.04% red, 44.71% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #2e72ad has a hue of 208° (degrees), 58% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.56 nm.

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#2e72ad linear gradient to complementary #a38738

  1. #2e72ad
  2. #56759b
  3. #6e7888
  4. #7f7c75
  5. #8d7f62
  6. #99834e
  7. #a38738

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #035e97
  2. #17659e
  3. #236ba6
  4. #2e72ad
  5. #3779b4
  6. #4080bc
  7. #4987c3

Tones

  1. #2e72ad
  2. #4271a2
  3. #4f7098
  4. #59708d
  5. #626f83
  6. #686f78
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#2e72ad to white

  1. #2e72ad
  2. #5b88bb
  3. #7e9ec8
  4. #9fb6d6
  5. #bfcee4
  6. #dfe6f1
  7. #ffffff

#2e72ad to black

  1. #2e72ad
  2. #2b5e8e
  3. #264b70
  4. #203953
  5. #1a2838
  6. #12171f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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    1. ★ Planetarium / PPG1242-6
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      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  6. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B51 Periwinkle
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      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ T2004-4
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      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
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      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Bristol

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      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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    1. ★ Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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      #396ea6
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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      #0073b4
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
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      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  19. Toyo Ink

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      #0071b2
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
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      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
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      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
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      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
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      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
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      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
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      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
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      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
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      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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      #0070ae
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      #4170a2
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
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      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
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    1. Marseille
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      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  41. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
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      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
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    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
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    1. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
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    1. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
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    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  48. General Paint

    1. Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  49. Peintures MF

    1. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  50. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  51. Ford

    1. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  52. Sikkens

    1. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 15.1%

#2e72ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e72ad foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #2e72ad">…</p>

#2e72ad background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2e72ad">…</p>

#2e72ad shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2e72ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3044013
Binary
00101110, 01110010, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#2e72ad
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#17b ΔE = 2.515
RGB
rgb(46, 114, 173)
RGBA
rgba(46, 114, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.138, g: 0.342, b: 0.520
RYB
red: 0.180%, yellow: 0.354%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13733203 / 0xff2e72ad
HSL
hsl(208, 58%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 58%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.874), saturation: 73% (0.734), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 207.874, saturation: 73.410%, perceived brightness: 42.370%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.138, S: 85.996, L: 46.487
Cubehelix
H: -156.414, S: 0.755, L: 0.393
TSL
T: -2.145, S: 0.262, L: 0.394
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.734), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 14.684, Y: 15.631, Z: 41.770
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.217, Y: 15.631
CIELab
L: 46.487, a: -1.048, b: -37.587
CIELuv
L: 46.487, u: -24.768, v: -55.992
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.487, C: 37.602, H: 268.403
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.487, C: 61.225, H: 246.138
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.536, a: -2.892, b: -34.965
CIECAM02
J: 35.012, C: 48.688, h: 244.550, Q: 116.578, M: 42.577, s: 60.434, H: 303.337
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.319, jaune: -6.527, green: 2.921
LMS
L: 10.692, M: 16.457, S: 41.333
YCbCr
Y: 102.232, Cb: 163.965, Cr: 93.959
YCgCo
Y: 111.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: -20.250
YDbDr
Y: 100.394, Db: 109.247, Dr: 103.447
YPbPr
Y: 103.764, Pb: 37.320, Pr: -36.714
xvYCC
Y: 105.115, Cb: 160.783, Cr: 95.749
YIQ
Y: 100.394, I: -59.463, Q: 3.978
YUV
Y: 100.394, U: 35.730, V: -47.721
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.004
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.833

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