Color Name: Cerulean blue
Hex Color Code: #2A52BE
RGB Color Code: RGB(42, 82, 190)
CMYK Values *: 77.9%, 56.8%, 0.0%, 25.5%




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Cerulean Blue color is a pigment made up of cobalt(II) stannate.


What color is Cerulean blue?

Cerulean blue color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Cerulean blue is #2A52BE, and the RGB color code is RGB(42, 82, 190).

In the RGB color model, Cerulean blue has a red value of 42, a green value of 82, and a blue value of 190. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 77.9% cyan, 56.8% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 25.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 223.8° (degrees), 63.8 % saturation, and 45.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Cerulean blue has a hue of 223.8° (degrees), 77.9 % saturation and 74.5 % brightness/value.

Cerulean blue is cool or warm?

Cerulean blue is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Cerulean blue color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(42, 82, 190)

Red 42 (16.5%)
Green 82 (32.2%)
Blue 190 (74.5%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 223.78°
Saturation 63.79 %.
Lightness 45.49 %.
HWB H: 223.78°
W: 16.47 %
B: 25.49 %
LRV ~ 10.2 %
Munsell Color System 6.8PB 3.7/13.9
XYZ X : 13.27
Y : 10.24
Z : 49.99
YXY Y1 : 10.24
X : 0.18
Y2 : 0.14
CMY C : 83.53%
M : 67.84%
Y : 25.49%

CMYK

Cyan 77.89%
Magenta 56.84%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 25.49%

HSV/HSB

Hue 223.78°
Saturation 77.89 %.
Brightness / Value 74.51 %.
CIE-Lab L : 38.28
A : 25.41
B : -60.71
CIE-Lch L : 38.28
C : 65.81
H : 292.71
CIE-Luv L : 38.28
U : -15.13
V : -88.28
Hunter-Lab L : 32.01
A : 17.97
B : -70.2








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Cerulean blue


Here are the colors similar to Cerulean blue . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


#0F52BA
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ΔE - 2.22 (97.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.18 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)


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ΔE - 2.60 (97.4% similar)




Paint similar to Cerulean blue


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Cerulean blue . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore

#365496
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ΔE - 5.45 (94.5% similar)
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ΔE - 6.58 (93.4% similar)
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ΔE - 7.13 (92.9% similar)
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ΔE - 7.28 (92.7% similar)

PPG Paints


Behr

#33578A
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ΔE - 6.91 (93.1% similar)
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ΔE - 6.93 (93.1% similar)
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ΔE - 7.03 (93.0% similar)
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ΔE - 7.60 (92.4% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#225288
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ΔE - 7.56 (92.4% similar)
#015086
Blueblood (SW 6966)
ΔE - 9.23 (90.8% similar)
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Morning Glory (SW 6971)
ΔE - 9.26 (90.7% similar)
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Revel Blue (SW 6530)
ΔE - 9.68 (90.3% similar)







Color Combinations


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Cerulean blue 2a52be Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Cerulean blue 2a52be Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Cerulean blue 2a52be triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Cerulean blue 2a52be tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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