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#2f51cb Hex Color Code

#2f51cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f51cb is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2f51cb is comprised of 18.43% red, 31.76% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #2f51cb has a hue of 227° (degrees), 62% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.7 nm.

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#2f51cb linear gradient to complementary #9afa00

  1. #2f51cb
  2. #616bb7
  3. #7a86a1
  4. #8aa28b
  5. #94bf70
  6. #99dc4f
  7. #9afa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0041b8
  2. #1646be
  3. #244cc5
  4. #2f51cb
  5. #3956d1
  6. #415cd8
  7. #4a61df

Tones

  1. #2f51cb
  2. #4a58be
  3. #5b5fb1
  4. #6766a4
  5. #706e97
  6. #77758a
  7. #7d7d7d

Tints and Shades

#2f51cb to white

  1. #2f51cb
  2. #626bd4
  3. #8687de
  4. #a6a3e6
  5. #c5c1ef
  6. #e2e0f7
  7. #ffffff

#2f51cb to black

  1. #2f51cb
  2. #2d44a6
  3. #293782
  4. #242a61
  5. #1c1e41
  6. #141323
  7. #000000

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#2f51cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f51cb foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2f51cb">…</p>

#2f51cb background

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #2f51cb">…</p>

#2f51cb shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f51cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3101131
Binary
00101111, 01010001, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#2f51cb
LRV
≈ 10.8%
Closest short hex
#35c ΔE = 1.440
RGB
rgb(47, 81, 203)
RGBA
rgba(47, 81, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.142, g: 0.245, b: 0.613
RYB
red: 0.184%, yellow: 0.294%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13676085 / 0xff2f51cb
HSL
hsl(227, 62%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 62%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.923), saturation: 77% (0.768), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 226.923, saturation: 76.847%, perceived brightness: 37.634%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.717, S: 84.420, L: 39.240
Cubehelix
H: -134.758, S: 1.104, L: 0.330
TSL
T: -2.399, S: 0.283, L: 0.332
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.768), magenta: 60% (0.601), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 68% (0.682), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 14.890, Y: 10.799, Z: 57.788
xyY
x: 0.178, y: 0.129, Y: 10.799
CIELab
L: 39.240, a: 31.437, b: -66.686
CIELuv
L: 39.240, u: -14.172, v: -97.349
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.240, C: 73.725, H: 295.240
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.240, C: 98.375, H: 261.717
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.862, a: 23.372, b: -81.257
CIECAM02
J: 28.329, C: 67.680, h: 261.091, Q: 104.863, M: 59.185, s: 75.126, H: 311.656
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.631, jaune: -12.088, green: 1.849
LMS
L: 6.166, M: 8.207, S: 57.020
YCbCr
Y: 88.797, Cb: 186.590, Cr: 104.412
YCgCo
Y: 103.000, Cg: -22.000, Co: -27.250
YDbDr
Y: 84.742, Db: 177.926, Dr: 71.796
YPbPr
Y: 82.542, Pb: 64.910, Pr: -22.612
xvYCC
Y: 86.889, Cb: 185.019, Cr: 108.137
YIQ
Y: 84.742, I: -59.448, Q: 30.769
YUV
Y: 84.742, U: 58.195, V: -33.111
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 9.526
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 5.913

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