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#2f78b3 Hex Color Code

#2f78b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f78b3 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2f78b3 is comprised of 18.43% red, 47.06% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #2f78b3 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 58% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.02 nm.

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#2f78b3 linear gradient to complementary #a6873c

  1. #2f78b3
  2. #587aa0
  3. #707c8d
  4. #827f7a
  5. #908166
  6. #9c8452
  7. #a6873c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00639c
  2. #166aa4
  3. #2471ab
  4. #2f78b3
  5. #397fbb
  6. #4386c3
  7. #4c8ecb

Tones

  1. #2f78b3
  2. #4477a8
  3. #51759d
  4. #5c7492
  5. #647387
  6. #6b727c
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#2f78b3 to White

  1. #2f78b3
  2. #5c8dc0
  3. #80a3cc
  4. #a1b9d9
  5. #c0d0e6
  6. #e0e7f2
  7. #ffffff

#2f78b3 to Black

  1. #2f78b3
  2. #2c6393
  3. #274f74
  4. #213c56
  5. #1a293a
  6. #121820
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  2. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-6 Victory Blue
      #3c78b4
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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    1. ★ Federal Standard 35180
      #137abb
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. TRUMATCH

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      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
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      #427ab1
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
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      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      #437ab0
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
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      #3372a8
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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    1. ★ 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
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      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
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      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
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      #167cb9
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #387db8
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
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      #387db6
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
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      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
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      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
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      #3973a9
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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      #2f77a9
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
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    1. ★ T2004-3
      #3077ab
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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    1. ★ 1105
      #0079b5
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
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    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. T0.50.40
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      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
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      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
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      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
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    1. 6122
      #4b79ac
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
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      #327fbf
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
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    1. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
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      #4877b1
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
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      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
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#2f78b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f78b3 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2f78b3">…</p>

#2f78b3 background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #2f78b3">…</p>

#2f78b3 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f78b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3111091
Binary
00101111, 01111000, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#2f78b3
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#17b ΔE = 2.005
RGB
rgb(47, 120, 179)
RGBA
rgba(47, 120, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.136, g: 0.347, b: 0.517
RYB
red: 0.184%, yellow: 0.369%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13666125 / 0xff2f78b3
HSL
hsl(207, 58%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 58%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.818), saturation: 74% (0.737), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 206.818, saturation: 73.743%, perceived brightness: 44.308%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.958, S: 86.718, L: 48.624
Cubehelix
H: -157.710, S: 0.773, L: 0.410
TSL
T: -2.110, S: 0.266, L: 0.411
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.737), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 53% (0.529), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 16.022, Y: 17.290, Z: 45.132
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.220, Y: 17.290
CIELab
L: 48.624, a: -2.344, b: -37.701
CIELuv
L: 48.624, u: -26.433, v: -56.579
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.624, C: 37.774, H: 266.442
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.624, C: 62.449, H: 244.958
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.581, a: -3.987, b: -35.246
CIECAM02
J: 37.005, C: 49.381, h: 243.246, Q: 119.850, M: 43.183, s: 60.026, H: 302.708
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.309, jaune: -6.533, green: 3.106
LMS
L: 11.840, M: 18.352, S: 44.666
YCbCr
Y: 106.101, Cb: 164.705, Cr: 91.764
YCgCo
Y: 116.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: -21.250
YDbDr
Y: 104.899, Db: 111.497, Dr: 110.112
YPbPr
Y: 108.699, Pb: 37.895, Pr: -39.214
xvYCC
Y: 109.353, Cb: 161.288, Cr: 93.553
YIQ
Y: 104.899, I: -62.442, Q: 2.921
YUV
Y: 104.899, U: 36.466, V: -50.796
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 3.976
Brand Color
Garmin ΔE = 2.732

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