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#2f79c7 Hex Color Code

#2f79c7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2f79c7 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #2f79c7 is comprised of 18.43% red, 47.45% green and 78.04% blue. In the HSL color space #2f79c7 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 62% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.92 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2f79c7 linear gradient to complementary #c7b02f

  1. #2f79c7
  2. #6581b1
  3. #83899b
  4. #999384
  5. #ab9c6c
  6. #baa651
  7. #c7b02f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0064af
  2. #0f6bb7
  3. #2272bf
  4. #2f79c7
  5. #3a80cf
  6. #4588d7
  7. #4f8fe0

Tones

  1. #2f79c7
  2. #4879ba
  3. #5879ad
  4. #647aa1
  5. #6d7a94
  6. #757a88
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#2f79c7 to white

  1. #2f79c7
  2. #608ed1
  3. #84a3da
  4. #a4b9e4
  5. #c3d0ed
  6. #e1e7f6
  7. #ffffff

#2f79c7 to black

  1. #2f79c7
  2. #2c64a3
  3. #285080
  4. #233c5f
  5. #1b2a3f
  6. #131822
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 0.965 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ S 2050-R90B
      #357ac0
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Wishing Well
      #007ecc
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3005
      #007dcc
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #007ed5
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Light Montana Blue
      #3f74c2
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  10. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  15. Caparol

    1. Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  17. Plascon

    1. Southwest Sky B4-B1-4
      #3880c8
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 20.4%

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#2f79c7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2f79c7 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2f79c7">…</p>

#2f79c7 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2f79c7">…</p>

#2f79c7 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2f79c7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3111367
Binary
00101111, 01111001, 11000111
Hexadecimal
#2f79c7
LRV
≈ 18.4%
Closest short hex
#27c ΔE = 1.566
RGB
rgb(47, 121, 199)
RGBA
rgba(47, 121, 199, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.128, g: 0.330, b: 0.542
RYB
red: 0.184%, yellow: 0.379%, blue: 0.780%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13665849 / 0xff2f79c7
HSL
hsl(211, 62%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 62%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (210.789), saturation: 76% (0.764), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 210.789, saturation: 76.382%, perceived brightness: 46.017%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.270, S: 88.248, L: 49.978
Cubehelix
H: -152.861, S: 0.889, L: 0.421
TSL
T: -1.745, S: 0.275, L: 0.423
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.764), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 82% (0.816), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 22% (0.220)
XYZ
X: 18.315, Y: 18.400, Z: 56.608
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.197, Y: 18.400
CIELab
L: 49.978, a: 4.406, b: -47.063
CIELuv
L: 49.978, u: -25.992, v: -72.471
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.978, C: 47.269, H: 275.348
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.978, C: 76.992, H: 250.270
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.896, a: 1.144, b: -48.216
CIECAM02
J: 38.220, C: 56.521, h: 248.494, Q: 121.802, M: 49.427, s: 63.702, H: 305.260
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.376, jaune: -8.251, green: 3.037
LMS
L: 12.133, M: 18.694, S: 55.974
YCbCr
Y: 108.565, Cb: 173.194, Cr: 89.976
YCgCo
Y: 122.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: -26.250
YDbDr
Y: 107.766, Db: 137.274, Dr: 115.568
YPbPr
Y: 110.854, Pb: 47.510, Pr: -40.588
xvYCC
Y: 111.204, Cb: 169.734, Cr: 92.346
YIQ
Y: 107.766, I: -69.141, Q: 8.621
YUV
Y: 107.766, U: 44.897, V: -53.311
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.206
Brand Color
PayPal (light) ΔE = 2.399

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