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#2f5a78 Hex Color Code

#2f5a78 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f5a78 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2f5a78 is comprised of 18.43% red, 35.29% green and 47.06% blue. In the HSL color space #2f5a78 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 44% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.36 nm.

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#2f5a78 linear gradient to complementary #705837

  1. #2f5a78
  2. #425a6d
  3. #4f5963
  4. #595958
  5. #62594d
  6. #6a5842
  7. #705837

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d4b68
  2. #23506d
  3. #295573
  4. #2f5a78
  5. #355f7d
  6. #3a6483
  7. #406a88

Tones

  1. #2f5a78
  2. #385972
  3. #40586c
  4. #465766
  5. #4b5660
  6. #50555a
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#2f5a78 to White

  1. #2f5a78
  2. #53738d
  3. #758da3
  4. #97a9b9
  5. #b9c5d0
  6. #dce1e7
  7. #ffffff

#2f5a78 to Black

  1. #2f5a78
  2. #294b63
  3. #243c4f
  4. #1d2e3c
  5. #17212a
  6. #0f1418
  7. #000000

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#2f5a78 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f5a78 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2f5a78">…</p>

#2f5a78 background

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

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #2f5a78">…</p>

#2f5a78 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f5a78">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3103352
Binary
00101111, 01011010, 01111000
Hexadecimal
#2f5a78
LRV
≈ 9.3%
Closest short hex
#257 ΔE = 2.584
RGB
rgb(47, 90, 120)
RGBA
rgba(47, 90, 120, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.183, g: 0.350, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 0.184%, yellow: 0.290%, blue: 0.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13673864 / 0xff2f5a78
HSL
hsl(205, 44%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 44%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.658), saturation: 61% (0.608), value: 47% (0.471)
HSP
hue: 204.658, saturation: 60.833%, perceived brightness: 32.943%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.432, S: 73.324, L: 36.503
Cubehelix
H: -160.366, S: 0.479, L: 0.315
TSL
T: -2.042, S: 0.203, L: 0.316
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.608), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.529)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 53% (0.529)
XYZ
X: 8.217, Y: 9.272, Z: 19.122
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.253, Y: 9.272
CIELab
L: 36.503, a: -5.216, b: -21.479
CIELuv
L: 36.503, u: -17.671, v: -28.759
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.503, C: 22.103, H: 256.352
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.503, C: 33.754, H: 238.432
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.450, a: -5.117, b: -15.919
CIECAM02
J: 26.427, C: 32.670, h: 238.239, Q: 101.283, M: 28.570, s: 53.111, H: 300.332
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.229, jaune: -3.674, green: 2.170
LMS
L: 6.899, M: 10.074, S: 18.956
YCbCr
Y: 85.199, Cb: 147.534, Cr: 106.993
YCgCo
Y: 86.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: -6.500
YDbDr
Y: 80.563, Db: 59.340, Dr: 63.829
YPbPr
Y: 83.001, Pb: 19.945, Pr: -22.880
xvYCC
Y: 87.283, Cb: 145.520, Cr: 107.901
YIQ
Y: 80.563, I: -35.254, Q: 0.241
YUV
Y: 80.563, U: 19.407, V: -29.445
Munsell Color System
10B 3/10 ΔE = 3.489
Brand Color
Tumblr ΔE = 3.613

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