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#2e78a0 Hex Color Code

#2e78a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2e78a0 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2e78a0 is comprised of 18.04% red, 47.06% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #2e78a0 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 55% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.04 nm.

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#2e78a0 linear gradient to complementary #8d6941

  1. #2e78a0
  2. #4e7590
  3. #627380
  4. #707071
  5. #7c6e61
  6. #856b51
  7. #8d6941

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #07638a
  2. #186a91
  3. #247199
  4. #2e78a0
  5. #377fa7
  6. #4086af
  7. #488db7

Tones

  1. #2e78a0
  2. #3f7596
  3. #4b728d
  4. #546f83
  5. #5c6d7a
  6. #626a70
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#2e78a0 to white

  1. #2e78a0
  2. #598daf
  3. #7ca3bf
  4. #9db9cf
  5. #bed0df
  6. #dee7ef
  7. #ffffff

#2e78a0 to black

  1. #2e78a0
  2. #2a6383
  3. #254f68
  4. #203c4e
  5. #192935
  6. #11181d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-B
      #31769d
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Light Cadet Blue
      #24779f
      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blue
      #407496
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Danube - 6803
      #2377a2
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Blue Plate - 6796
      #017ca7
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-014 - Nightshade
      #24769e
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ BS381 107 - Strong blue
      #21749c
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-35-6 Rainy Night
      #2a759c
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 3-33-6 Upstream
      #2e769a
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / 351-6
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Blue Whale / 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Amazon Beat 2
      #32759a
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ 10BB 17/269
      #3e799b
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c7
      #3c799d
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ 33-b6
      #3976a0
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  9. Liebherr

    1. ★ Afnor Blau 0522 / 0522
      #2e749b
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmic Dust / PPG1157-6
      #347699
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.40.40
      #1979a7
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ S9.39.41
      #2377a5
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Sapphire Glow
      #42779c
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-34-6 Blue Nile
      #1375a2
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 2-33-6 Sparkling Cascade
      #00789f
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  14. Freightliner

    1. ★ Blue / N0434
      #23759a
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  15. Peterbuilt

    1. ★ Blue / 92095
      #23759a
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Whale 251-6
      #1a7baa
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Neptune / PPG1237-7
      #007dac
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  17. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2902
      #437a9f
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
    2. Model Master 52906
      #2679a9
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Mediterranean
      #0775a1
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10377
      #0079a3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. CF10378
      #0074a0
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  20. AMC

    1. ★ Surfside Turquoise
      #43799f
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  21. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #45799b
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2185 C
      #0076a5
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 307 U
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-63 Prussian Blue
      #007caa
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Sapphire Glow / 10BB 17/269
      #437797
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. Regatta Bay / 13BB 17/399
      #007cac
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5838 - Summer Lake
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Summer Lake / 14
      #0077a7
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2003-2
      #007ca7
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Barcelona Blue
      #407da2
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  29. Levis

    1. Shady Blue C60
      #457697
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6163
      #3f7397
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 6631
      #2b7196
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  31. Clark+Kensington

    1. Atlantic View / 35D-5
      #1d7cac
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  32. Olympic

    1. Planetarium B51-5
      #0078a9
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. 4068 Spectrum Blue 67BG 19/394
      #007ba4
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Macaw / 784
      #2575a4
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  35. Caparol

    1. 64 9 220 / Aquamarin 20
      #407494
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. 65 18 230 / Coelin 65
      #1874a4
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  36. Mylands of London

    1. Midnight Blue
      #40759d
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  37. Audi

    1. Pelikanblau Metallic / 9029, LY5T, Y4
      #0074a2
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  38. Tikkurila

    1. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  39. Brillux

    1. 66.18.24
      #00739e
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Dawn Blue
      #417aa4
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Bright Aqua
      #367293
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  41. Bristol

    1. Portsea / P113-C6
      #247497
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  42. Taubmans

    1. Planetarium / T10 43F-1
      #0078aa
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. River Valley / T10 46C-2
      #00769d
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  43. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5333 B
      #177ea6
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 17.9%

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#2e78a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e78a0 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #2e78a0">…</p>

#2e78a0 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #2e78a0">…</p>

#2e78a0 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2e78a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3045536
Binary
00101110, 01111000, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#2e78a0
LRV
≈ 16.6%
Closest short hex
#379 ΔE = 2.057
RGB
rgb(46, 120, 160)
RGBA
rgba(46, 120, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.141, g: 0.368, b: 0.491
RYB
red: 0.180%, yellow: 0.356%, blue: 0.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13731680 / 0xff2e78a0
HSL
hsl(201, 55%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 55%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.053), saturation: 71% (0.713), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 201.053, saturation: 71.250%, perceived brightness: 42.966%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.837, S: 85.809, L: 47.688
Cubehelix
H: -164.789, S: 0.674, L: 0.401
TSL
T: -1.936, S: 0.262, L: 0.402
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.712), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 37% (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 14.186, Y: 16.550, Z: 35.698
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.249, Y: 16.550
CIELab
L: 47.688, a: -9.297, b: -28.101
CIELuv
L: 47.688, u: -27.455, v: -40.454
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.688, C: 29.599, H: 251.694
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.688, C: 48.890, H: 235.837
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.682, a: -8.950, b: -23.549
CIECAM02
J: 36.169, C: 42.510, h: 234.409, Q: 118.490, M: 37.174, s: 56.012, H: 296.425
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.235, jaune: -4.790, green: 3.308
LMS
L: 11.708, M: 18.331, S: 35.373
YCbCr
Y: 103.982, Cb: 156.512, Cr: 92.674
YCgCo
Y: 111.500, Cg: 8.500, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 102.434, Db: 86.620, Dr: 107.322
YPbPr
Y: 107.118, Pb: 28.510, Pr: -38.840
xvYCC
Y: 107.995, Cb: 153.044, Cr: 93.882
YIQ
Y: 102.434, I: -56.934, Q: -3.202
YUV
Y: 102.434, U: 28.329, V: -49.510
Munsell Color System
10B 4/10 ΔE = 2.500
Brand Color
WordPress (blue) ΔE = 1.989

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