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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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    1. ★ 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 1.110
    2. ★ 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 1.517
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 1.272
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 1.277
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 2.836
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6556
      #1d74b1
      ΔE = 1.279
    2. ★ 6531
      #3d6fa6
      ΔE = 1.761
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 1.576
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 1.578
    2. ★ T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 1.675
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.701
    2. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 1.944
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.710
    2. Royal Regatta 3
      #2676ad
      ΔE = 2.523
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.770
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 1.782
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 1.794
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 2.766
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 1.797
  13. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 1.826
    2. Federal Standard 35182
      #2a6da2
      ΔE = 2.684
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.834
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.473
  15. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.834
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.473
  16. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 1.864
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.802
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10405
      #0071b2
      ΔE = 1.890
    2. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.623
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 1.922
    2. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 2.058
  19. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.957
  20. Sto

    1. ★ 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 1.968
  21. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 2.005
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.008
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.587
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.130
    2. Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.423
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.130
    2. Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.423
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.164
    2. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 2.205
  26. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.218
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 2.236
    2. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.306
  28. Chrysler

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #4372a4
      ΔE = 2.237
  29. Duron

    1. Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 2.364
  30. Focoltone

    1. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.398
  31. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.510
  32. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.537
  33. Behr

    1. S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.550
    2. S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.884
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 2.562
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 2.803
  35. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.604
  36. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.652
  37. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 2.653
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 2.676
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Vivid Blue
      #2d6ba4
      ΔE = 2.697
  40. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 2.716
    2. 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 2.844
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    1. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.741
  42. California Paints

    1. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.741
  43. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.758
  44. General Paint

    1. Leisure / CL 2286A
      #3077ac
      ΔE = 2.792
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.839
    2. Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 2.975
  46. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 2.961
  47. Ford

    1. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 2.973
  48. Sikkens

    1. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 2.994

#2e72ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e72ad foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #2e72ad">…</p>

#2e72ad background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #2e72ad">…</p>

#2e72ad shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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
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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