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British Standard BS 2660 BS 7-086 - Midnight blue / #2f4656 Hex Color Code

#2f4656 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f4656 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2f4656 is comprised of 18.43% red, 27.45% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #2f4656 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 29% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.32 nm.

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#2f4656 linear gradient to complementary #524333

  1. #2f4656
  2. #374550
  3. #3e454a
  4. #444445
  5. #49443f
  6. #4e4339
  7. #524333

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #233b4a
  2. #273e4e
  3. #2b4252
  4. #2f4656
  5. #334a5a
  6. #374e5e
  7. #3b5262

Tints and Shades

#2f4656 to White

  1. #2f4656
  2. #4f6270
  3. #707f8b
  4. #929da7
  5. #b5bdc3
  6. #dadde1
  7. #ffffff

#2f4656 to Black

  1. #2f4656
  2. #293b48
  3. #22303a
  4. #1c252d
  5. #151b20
  6. #0d1114
  7. #000000

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  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 7020-R90B
      #2d4555
      ΔE = 0.547
    2. ★ Cool Blue / 5347 B
      #294557
      ΔE = 1.326
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gentleman's Gray / 2062-20
      #314757
      ΔE = 0.550
    2. ★ Twilight / 2058-10
      #264556
      ΔE = 1.849
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Midnight Aqua
      #2c4656
      ΔE = 0.741
    2. ★ Academy Blue
      #344555
      ΔE = 1.572
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Rainstorm - 6230
      #2b4656
      ΔE = 0.979
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Arctic Night 10BB 07/150
      #2d4759
      ΔE = 0.984
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.20.20
      #2e4455
      ΔE = 1.023
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ebony Blue / NP N 2002 A
      #324553
      ΔE = 1.103
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6020-B
      #344756
      ΔE = 1.137
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7321-73 Black Denim
      #314658
      ΔE = 1.290
    2. 7322-83 Under the Stars
      #34424f
      ΔE = 2.563
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Blue Navy
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 1.294
    2. ★ Midnight Clearing
      #334555
      ΔE = 1.304
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Turquoise
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 1.294
    2. Marine Blue
      #31404e
      ΔE = 2.904
  12. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Boatshed / O6
      #304552
      ΔE = 1.414
    2. ★ Reef Resort / A343
      #274456
      ΔE = 1.725
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Cratère de lune
      #2f495b
      ΔE = 1.497
    2. ★ Bleu calamine
      #334658
      ΔE = 1.711
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Coat / 552-7
      #334a59
      ΔE = 1.778
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sailor's Coat 552-7
      #334a59
      ΔE = 1.778
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 560F-7 Twilight Chimes
      #354a5a
      ΔE = 1.912
    2. 540F-7 Velvet Evening
      #294856
      ΔE = 2.518
  17. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS943
      #364859
      ΔE = 1.964
    2. CAS927
      #304a57
      ΔE = 2.462
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6963
      #364657
      ΔE = 2.142
    2. 6964
      #2e4256
      ΔE = 2.811
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2020-5
      #2b4350
      ΔE = 2.176
    2. T2016-6
      #25455b
      ΔE = 2.850
  20. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1312 Powder Blue 6
      #304854
      ΔE = 2.268
    2. 1412 Navy 6
      #2f4459
      ΔE = 2.765
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Pinehurst Blue
      #384653
      ΔE = 2.305
    2. Montieaus Blue
      #35424f
      ΔE = 2.751
  22. Brillux

    1. 66.09.30
      #28414f
      ΔE = 2.667
  23. Resene

    1. Arapawa B40-045-235
      #274a5d
      ΔE = 2.680
    2. Astronaut Blue B38-052-231
      #214559
      ΔE = 2.767
  24. Earthpaint

    1. 5-36-7 African Night
      #2d4051
      ΔE = 2.711
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7221 - Grand Grape
      #3a4756
      ΔE = 2.765
    2. 7365 - Blazer Blue
      #2e4052
      ΔE = 2.992
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Midsummer Gale 26-17
      #32454f
      ΔE = 2.773
  27. California Paints

    1. DEA 135 - Deep Ocean
      #2a4b5f
      ΔE = 2.834
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Deep Ocean / 63
      #2a4b5f
      ΔE = 2.834

#2f4656 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f4656 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #2f4656">…</p>

#2f4656 background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2f4656">…</p>

#2f4656 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f4656">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3098198
Binary
00101111, 01000110, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#2f4656
Closest short hex
#345 ΔE = 1.904
RGB
rgb(47, 70, 86)
RGBA
rgba(47, 70, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.345, b: 0.424
RYB
red: 18.431%, yellow: 24.105%, blue: 33.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13679018 / 0xff2f4656
HSL
hsl(205, 29%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 29%%, 26%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.615), saturation: 45% (0.453), value: 34% (0.337)
HSP
hue: 204.615, saturation: 45.349, perceived brightness: 25.953
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.779, S: 54.017, L: 28.528
Cubehelix
H: -160.418, S: 0.291, L: 0.254
TSL
T: -2.041, S: 0.137, L: 0.255
CMYK
cyan: 45 (0.453), magenta: 19 (0.186), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 66 (0.663)
CMY
cyan: 82 (0.816), magenta: 73 (0.725), yellow: 66 (0.663)
XYZ
X: 5.042, Y: 5.656, Z: 9.628
xyY
x: 0.248, y: 0.278, Y: 5.656
CIELab
L: 28.528, a: -4.066, b: -12.331
CIELuv
L: 28.528, u: -10.401, v: -14.733
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.528, C: 12.984, H: 251.751
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.528, C: 18.035, H: 234.779
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.783, a: -3.781, b: -7.355
CIECAM02
J: 20.273, C: 20.970, h: 236.423, Q: 88.710, M: 18.338, s: 45.466, H: 298.738
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -2.104, green: 1.344
LMS
L: 4.561, M: 6.113, S: 9.561
YCbCr
Y: 71.787, Cb: 138.428, Cr: 116.767
YCgCo
Y: 68.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 64.947, Db: 31.678, Dr: 34.131
YPbPr
Y: 66.253, Pb: 10.645, Pr: -12.236
xvYCC
Y: 72.900, Cb: 137.351, Cr: 117.252
YIQ
Y: 64.947, I: -18.842, Q: 0.115
YUV
Y: 64.947, U: 10.361, V: -15.745
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 3/2 ΔE = 3.416
Brand Color
About.me (blue) ΔE = 6.051

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