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#2e79bc Hex Color Code

#2e79bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2e79bc is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2e79bc is comprised of 18.04% red, 47.45% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #2e79bc has a hue of 208° (degrees), 61% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.12 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#2e79bc linear gradient to complementary #b29738

  1. #2e79bc
  2. #5d7da8
  3. #778293
  4. #8a877e
  5. #9a8c69
  6. #a79152
  7. #b29738

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0064a4
  2. #116bac
  3. #2272b4
  4. #2e79bc
  5. #3980c4
  6. #4388cc
  7. #4c8fd4

Tones

  1. #2e79bc
  2. #4578b0
  3. #5477a4
  4. #5f7798
  5. #68768c
  6. #6f7681
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#2e79bc to white

  1. #2e79bc
  2. #5d8ec7
  3. #81a3d3
  4. #a2b9de
  5. #c1d0e9
  6. #e0e7f4
  7. #ffffff

#2e79bc to black

  1. #2e79bc
  2. #2b649a
  3. #275079
  4. #223c5a
  5. #1b2a3c
  6. #121821
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6508
      #267bc0
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  7. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  10. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Wishing Well
      #007ecc
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  12. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3441
      #007dc6
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  13. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Bush / T10 40F-1
      #4579b2
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Electric Blue / 149-6
      #177fc8
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Clematis Blue (Light)
      #4877b1
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Soothing Sapphire / KM3135-3
      #3a7fc2
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  23. Glidden

    1. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Electric Blue / PPG1241-6
      #1e80c7
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Electric Blue / PPG1241-6
      #1e80c7
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. Blue Award / NP PB 1520 D
      #4d77b1
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  28. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3005
      #007dcc
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 299 2X
      #007fcc
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  30. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Bush B48-5
      #4879af
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  31. CIL

    1. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. 4182 Portuguese Blue 45BB 22/347
      #437ab0
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  34. Behr

    1. 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 18.9%

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#2e79bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2e79bc foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #2e79bc">…</p>

#2e79bc background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #2e79bc">…</p>

#2e79bc shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2e79bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3045820
Binary
00101110, 01111001, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#2e79bc
LRV
≈ 17.9%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 1.043
RGB
rgb(46, 121, 188)
RGBA
rgba(46, 121, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.130, g: 0.341, b: 0.530
RYB
red: 0.180%, yellow: 0.373%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13731396 / 0xff2e79bc
HSL
hsl(208, 61%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 61%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.310), saturation: 76% (0.755), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 208.310, saturation: 75.532%, perceived brightness: 45.151%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.276, S: 87.966, L: 49.356
Cubehelix
H: -155.881, S: 0.830, L: 0.415
TSL
T: -2.160, S: 0.274, L: 0.417
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.755), magenta: 36% (0.356), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.820), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 17.038, Y: 17.884, Z: 50.121
xyY
x: 0.200, y: 0.210, Y: 17.884
CIELab
L: 49.356, a: 0.216, b: -41.743
CIELuv
L: 49.356, u: -26.570, v: -63.444
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.356, C: 41.743, H: 270.296
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.356, C: 68.783, H: 247.276
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.290, a: -2.094, b: -40.666
CIECAM02
J: 37.659, C: 52.601, h: 245.444, Q: 120.905, M: 45.999, s: 61.681, H: 303.769
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.337, jaune: -7.269, green: 3.120
LMS
L: 12.029, M: 18.677, S: 49.584
YCbCr
Y: 107.230, Cb: 168.513, Cr: 90.318
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: -24.000
YDbDr
Y: 106.213, Db: 123.061, Dr: 114.514
YPbPr
Y: 109.849, Pb: 42.125, Pr: -40.582
xvYCC
Y: 110.341, Cb: 165.004, Cr: 92.351
YIQ
Y: 106.213, I: -66.203, Q: 4.987
YUV
Y: 106.213, U: 40.248, V: -52.826
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.607
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 1.574

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