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#2f40a8 Hex Color Code

#2f40a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f40a8 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2f40a8 is comprised of 18.43% red, 25.1% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #2f40a8 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 56% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.24 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2f40a8 linear gradient to complementary #79d700

  1. #2f40a8
  2. #535897
  3. #667086
  4. #728973
  5. #79a35d
  6. #7bbd41
  7. #79d700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #173499
  2. #20389e
  3. #283ca3
  4. #2f40a8
  5. #3644ad
  6. #3c49b2
  7. #424db7

Tones

  1. #2f40a8
  2. #42479e
  3. #4f4e94
  4. #59568a
  5. #615d80
  6. #676476
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#2f40a8 to white

  1. #2f40a8
  2. #5c5cb7
  3. #7f7ac6
  4. #a09ad4
  5. #c0bbe3
  6. #e0dcf1
  7. #ffffff

#2f40a8 to black

  1. #2f40a8
  2. #2b368a
  3. #272c6d
  4. #212351
  5. #1a1a37
  6. #12101f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.964 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
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      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Gifted B7-C1-3
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      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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    1. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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      #003ca8
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2126 XGC
      #353aa9
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
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      #3342b5
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  5. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

#2f40a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f40a8 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #2f40a8">…</p>

#2f40a8 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2f40a8">…</p>

#2f40a8 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f40a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3096744
Binary
00101111, 01000000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#2f40a8
LRV
≈ 7.1%
Closest short hex
#34a ΔE = 1.510
RGB
rgb(47, 64, 168)
RGBA
rgba(47, 64, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.168, g: 0.229, b: 0.602
RYB
red: 0.184%, yellow: 0.243%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13680472 / 0xff2f40a8
HSL
hsl(232, 56%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 56%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.570), saturation: 72% (0.720), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 231.570, saturation: 72.024%, perceived brightness: 31.083%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.182, S: 76.281, L: 32.027
Cubehelix
H: -130.266, S: 0.988, L: 0.276
TSL
T: -2.601, S: 0.261, L: 0.278
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.720), magenta: 62% (0.619), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 75% (0.749), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 10.071, Y: 7.097, Z: 37.877
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.129, Y: 7.097
CIELab
L: 32.027, a: 29.587, b: -57.854
CIELuv
L: 32.027, u: -9.498, v: -79.446
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.027, C: 64.981, H: 297.086
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.027, C: 80.012, H: 263.182
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.641, a: 20.858, b: -65.649
CIECAM02
J: 22.598, C: 59.553, h: 264.299, Q: 93.658, M: 52.078, s: 74.568, H: 313.349
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.634, jaune: -10.512, green: 1.025
LMS
L: 4.278, M: 5.193, S: 37.375
YCbCr
Y: 76.799, Cb: 176.172, Cr: 113.153
YCgCo
Y: 85.750, Cg: -21.750, Co: -18.500
YDbDr
Y: 70.773, Db: 146.282, Dr: 45.229
YPbPr
Y: 67.867, Pb: 53.955, Pr: -13.284
xvYCC
Y: 74.286, Cb: 175.396, Cr: 116.331
YIQ
Y: 70.773, I: -43.539, Q: 28.763
YUV
Y: 70.773, U: 47.846, V: -20.856
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.294
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.676

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