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#2f497e Hex Color Code

#2f497e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f497e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2f497e is composed of 18.43% red, 28.63% green and 49.41% blue. In the HSL color space #2f497e has a hue of 220° (degrees), 46% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.08 nm.

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#2f497e linear gradient to complementary #8c8c21

  1. #2f497e
  2. #4a5372
  3. #5c5e65
  4. #6b6957
  5. #777449
  6. #828038
  7. #8c8c21

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1f3d70
  2. #244175
  3. #2a4579
  4. #2f497e
  5. #344d83
  6. #395288
  7. #3e568c

Tones

  1. #2f497e
  2. #394b78
  3. #414d71
  4. #48506b
  5. #4e5264
  6. #53555e
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#2f497e to white

  1. #2f497e
  2. #546493
  3. #7681a8
  4. #989fbd
  5. #b9bed3
  6. #dcdee9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#2f497e to black

  1. #2f497e
  2. #2a3d68
  3. #243253
  4. #1e273f
  5. #171c2b
  6. #0f1119
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    ★ T2006-5
    #2d4a81
    ΔE = 0.642 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

  2. California Paints

    ★ DEA 139 - Nautical
    #2e4a7d
    ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

  3. Dunn-Edwards

    ★ Nautical / 69
    #2e4a7d
    ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

  4. Earthpaint

    ★ 2-37-7 Lobelia
    #31487a
    ΔE = 0.851 / LRV ≈ 6.7%

  5. Peintures MF

    ★ Tombée de la nuit
    #324a81
    ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

  6. CHROMATIC

    ★ 0836 Bleu Okinawa - JonOne-CH1
    #2a487c
    ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

  7. Nippon Paint

    ★ Dynasty / NP PB 1505 A
    #2d4780
    ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

  8. Opaltone / OMS

    ★ 6601
    #344981
    ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

  9. Shalimar Paints

    ★ Dynasty / AP159-2
    #374b80
    ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

  10. ISOMAT

    ★ IST 206-07
    #38487a
    ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 6.9%

  11. GM / General Motors

    ★ Regatta Blue
    #294781
    ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

  12. Caparol

    ★ 42/19
    #344880
    ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 6.9%

  13. ECOS Paints

    ★ Florida Waters (0599)
    #344b83
    ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

  14. Diamond Vogel

    ★ Florida Waters / 0599
    #344b83
    ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

  15. Colortrend

    ★ 0599
    #344b83
    ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

  16. Sigma

    ★ Mistic Purple / 5002
    #2c4a85
    ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

  17. Asian Paints

    ★ Oriental Blue / 1306
    #364b82
    ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

  18. Behr

    ★ Expressionism MQ5-49
    #39487b
    ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 6.9%

  19. Matthews Paint

    ★ Ceylon Sapphire / 8426
    #25467c
    ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 6.2%

  20. Volkswagen

    ★ Barrier Blue
    #33467d
    ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

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#2f497e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f497e foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2f497e">…</p>

#2f497e background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #2f497e">…</p>

#2f497e shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f497e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3099006
Binary
00101111, 01001001, 01111110
Hexadecimal
#2f497e
LRV
≈ 6.9%
Closest short hex
#347 ΔE = 2.249
RGB
rgb(47, 73, 126)
RGBA
rgba(47, 73, 126, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.191, g: 0.297, b: 0.512
RYB
red: 18.431%, yellow: 26.103%, blue: 49.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13678210 / 0xff2f497e
HSL
hsl(220, 46%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 46%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.253), saturation: 63% (0.627), value: 49% (0.494)
HSP
hue: 220.253, saturation: 62.698%, perceived brightness: 29.342%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.623, S: 68.341, L: 31.521
Cubehelix
H: -141.822, S: 0.586, L: 0.279
TSL
T: -2.113, S: 0.197, L: 0.279
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.627), magenta: 42% (0.421), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.506)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 51% (0.506)
XYZ
X: 7.319, Y: 6.875, Z: 20.676
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.197, Y: 6.875
CIELab
L: 31.521, a: 7.892, b: -33.023
CIELuv
L: 31.521, u: -11.510, v: -44.903
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.521, C: 33.953, H: 283.441
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.521, C: 46.355, H: 255.623
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.221, a: 3.942, b: -28.398
CIECAM02
J: 22.437, C: 40.092, h: -102.626, Q: 93.325, M: 35.060, s: 61.293, H: 309.728
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 23.043, chroma: 36.977, hue: 267.789
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 23.043, colorfulness: 32.336, hue: 267.789
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 23.043, saturation: 58.471, hue: 267.789
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 94.581, chroma: 36.977, hue: 267.789
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 94.581, colorfulness: 32.336, hue: 267.789
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 94.581, saturation: 58.471, hue: 267.789
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 33.732, colorfulness: 24.224, hue: 267.789
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 33.732, a: -0.935, b: -24.206
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.380, jaune: -5.832, green: 1.177
LMS
L: 4.959, M: 6.647, S: 20.448
YCbCr
Y: 77.219, Cb: 155.115, Cr: 112.823
YCoCg
Y: 79.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: -8.000
YDbDr
Y: 71.268, Db: 82.349, Dr: 46.159
YPbPr
Y: 71.278, Pb: 29.490, Pr: -15.438
xvYCC
Y: 77.215, Cb: 153.905, Cr: 114.439
YIQ
Y: 71.268, I: -32.516, Q: 10.992
YUV
Y: 71.268, U: 26.934, V: -21.291
Okhsl
h: 263.148, s: 0.572, l: 0.322
Okhsv
h: 263.148. s: 0.612, v: 0.505
Okhwb
h: 263.148, w: 0.196, b: 0.495
Oklab
l: 0.412, a: -0.011, b: -0.094
Oklch
l: 0.412, c: 0.095, h: 263.148
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00312, Az: -0.00080, Bz: -0.00627
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00312, Cz: 0.00632, Hz: -97.26300
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/8 ΔE = 2.133
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 2.731

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