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#2f5b9f Hex Color Code

#2f5b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f5b9f is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2f5b9f is comprised of 18.43% red, 35.69% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #2f5b9f has a hue of 216° (degrees), 54% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.07 nm.

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#2f5b9f linear gradient to complementary #b1ab1d

  1. #2f5b9f
  2. #58678e
  3. #71737d
  4. #85816b
  5. #958e57
  6. #a49d40
  7. #b1ab1d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #144b8d
  2. #1f5093
  3. #275699
  4. #2f5b9f
  5. #3660a5
  6. #3d66ab
  7. #446bb1

Tones

  1. #2f5b9f
  2. #3f5d96
  3. #4b5f8c
  4. #546183
  5. #5c637a
  6. #626570
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#2f5b9f to white

  1. #2f5b9f
  2. #5974af
  3. #7c8ebf
  4. #9da9cf
  5. #bec5df
  6. #dee1ef
  7. #ffffff

#2f5b9f to black

  1. #2f5b9f
  2. #2b4c83
  3. #263d67
  4. #202f4d
  5. #192134
  6. #11141d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6142
      #2d5b9c
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. ★ 6378
      #3c5d9e
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue
      #2d5ea5
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ Pacific Blue
      #165aa7
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 14 250 / Marin 40
      #34589c
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bleu Mali
      #385ea0
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ K-Pow
      #29579c
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ Denim
      #165ba1
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cordon Bleu
      #365798
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. Mosaic Tiles
      #1c5999
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Ribbon
      #1c589e
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-7 Angelic Blue
      #3c5994
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gloxinia 28-12
      #3a5794
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean / 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Florentine Lapis / 248-7
      #18569a
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bright Cerulean 247-7
      #385698
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. Suddenly Sapphire 249-7
      #175799
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  13. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.736 #209
      #375694
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  14. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A80
      #3061a5
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a1
      #005da9
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 35-a2
      #0059a1
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4213 Kingdom 58BB 12/390
      #245b99
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Ford

    1. Light Sapphire Blue
      #395e98
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2005-1
      #2761a5
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. Twilight Blue / 2067-30
      #375597
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Sincerity / T08 25-4
      #425d97
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Crushed Velvet / T12 39.H5
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R90B
      #285e9c
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10418
      #005baa
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  23. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Brilliant Blue
      #1a5fa1
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 3447
      #005aa9
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  25. Fender

    1. 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Blue Chip / 53
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5867 - Tian Tan
      #1d5699
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  28. Sikkens

    1. V0.40.30
      #395594
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. U5.44.35
      #2462ab
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2133 C
      #1d57a5
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
    2. 3506 C
      #1961ae
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  30. Brillux

    1. 57.21.27
      #3a5f99
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  31. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  32. Audi

    1. Summerblau / E1E1, LA5F
      #1a61a8
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Cascade Twilight / KM3136-5
      #2e5495
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  34. Bristol

    1. Crushed Velvet / P107-C6
      #3a5e96
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

#2f5b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f5b9f foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #2f5b9f">…</p>

#2f5b9f background

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="background-color: #2f5b9f">…</p>

#2f5b9f shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f5b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3103647
Binary
00101111, 01011011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#2f5b9f
LRV
≈ 10.6%
Closest short hex
#359 ΔE = 2.442
RGB
rgb(47, 91, 159)
RGBA
rgba(47, 91, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.158, g: 0.306, b: 0.535
RYB
red: 0.184%, yellow: 0.308%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13673569 / 0xff2f5b9f
HSL
hsl(216, 54%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 54%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.429), saturation: 70% (0.704), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 216.429, saturation: 70.440%, perceived brightness: 35.949%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.030, S: 79.987, L: 38.879
Cubehelix
H: -146.165, S: 0.733, L: 0.334
TSL
T: -1.957, S: 0.238, L: 0.336
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.704), magenta: 43% (0.428), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 11.169, Y: 10.589, Z: 34.249
xyY
x: 0.199, y: 0.189, Y: 10.589
CIELab
L: 38.879, a: 8.359, b: -41.399
CIELuv
L: 38.879, u: -17.203, v: -60.114
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.879, C: 42.234, H: 281.415
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.879, C: 62.527, H: 254.030
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.540, a: 4.324, b: -39.626
CIECAM02
J: 28.297, C: 49.068, h: 253.794, Q: 104.804, M: 42.909, s: 63.986, H: 307.904
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.403, jaune: -7.307, green: 1.955
LMS
L: 7.171, M: 10.324, S: 33.858
YCbCr
Y: 89.525, Cb: 164.364, Cr: 103.856
YCgCo
Y: 97.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: -16.250
YDbDr
Y: 85.596, Db: 110.444, Dr: 73.408
YPbPr
Y: 86.524, Pb: 39.060, Pr: -25.128
xvYCC
Y: 90.309, Cb: 162.312, Cr: 105.927
YIQ
Y: 85.596, I: -48.057, Q: 11.853
YUV
Y: 85.596, U: 36.123, V: -33.861
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 5.513
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 1.642

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