#2F70A0 Hex Code

Color Name: Lapis Lazuli

What is hex #2F70A0 Color?

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The color name of hex code #2F70A0 is Lapis Lazuli. The RGB values are (47, 112, 160) which means it is composed of 15% red, 35% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:71 M:30 Y:0 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2F70A0 has a hue of 205°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 63%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #2F70A0 Color Codes

Color NameLapis Lazuli
RGB Values(47, 112, 160)
CMYK Values(71%, 30%, 0%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(205°, 71%, 63%)
Closest Web Safe#336699
Inverse Color#D08F5F [Raw Sienna]
Closest Pantone®653 C
Closest RAL5007 [Brilliant blue]
Complementary Color#A05F2F [Coconut]
#2F70A0 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6A6A6A
Desaturated#686868
Weighted Average (Most Common)#626262
Weighted Average (Luma)#666666
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A4A4A4

Hex #2F70A0 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2F70A0. Complementary color is A05F2F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2F70A0 is #A05F2F which is called Coconut. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2F70A0 color is offered by #A05F2F. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (2F70A0, 2F38A0 and 2FA098)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2F70A0 are #2F38A0 and #2FA098, called Blue (Pigment) and Zomp, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2F70A0 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (2F70A0, A02F38 and A0982F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2F70A0 are #A02F38 (Japanese Carmine) and #A0982F (Citron). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (2F70A0, A02F70 and 70A02F)

Triadic Palette

#2F70A0 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A02F70 (Amaranth Deep Purple) and #70A02F (Palm Leaf) along with #2F70A0, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (2F70A0, A02F70, A05F2F and 2FA05F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2F70A0 has #A02F70 (Amaranth Deep Purple), #A05F2F (Coconut) and #2FA05F (Sea Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (2F70A0, 982FA0, A05F2F and 38A02F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2F70A0 contains #982FA0 (Cadmium Violet), #A05F2F (Coconut) and #38A02F (Wageningen Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #2F70A0 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2F70A0 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#2F70A0 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 2F70A0

    Lapis Lazuli plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.