Color Medieval Blue blue (#2e3858):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Medieval Blue blue (#2e3858):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Medieval Blue is a color with a HTML hex code of #2e3858.

Hue Family:

blues Family:

moderately saturated

colorful tone




low chroma

Color Information about Medieval Blue / #2e3858

The HTML HEX code is #2e3858. The corresponding color name is "Medieval Blue". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 46%, Green (G): 56%, Blue (B): 88%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 48%, Magenta (M): 36%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 65%. In the HSL color space, #2e3858 has a hue of 226°, saturation of 31%, and lightness of 26%. The HSV representation is 226° for hue, 48% for saturation, and 35% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 24, a* (green to red) = 6, and b* (blue to yellow) = -21. The XYZ representation is X: 4, Y: 4, Z: 10. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.2222, U (chrominance) = 0.0605, and V (chrominance) = -0.0367.

The decimal value of the color is 3029080. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #333366. Variations of the colour are #51629A for a 20% lighter version and #0B0D14 for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #2e3858, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 48197 Kelvin (48197K).

The approximate wavelength of #2e3858 is around 477.00nm.

HEX Code2e3858#2e3858
RGB Decimal Code46, 56, 88rgb(46, 56, 88)
CMYK48, 36, 0, 65/
HSL226°, 31%, 26%hsl(226°, 31%, 26%)
HSV226°, 48%, 35%/
CIE-LAB24, 6, -21/
XYZ 4, 4, 10/
YUV0.2222, 0.0605, -0.0367/
Decimal value3029080/
Web-Safe HEX333366#333366
Color Temperature (CT)48197 Kelvin (48197K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 477.00nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Medieval Blue (Hex: #2e3858): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

Medieval Blue (#2e3858) resembles the twilight sky during a serene dusk. Its deep hue reflects the final moments of the day, as the sun quietly sets and natures colors blend effortlessly. Comparable to the vastness of the ocean, it echoes the tranquility and mystery of the deep sea. When encountering this color, one may be reminded of a regal sapphire, evoking elegance and sophistication. This hue also resonates with the enchanting beauty of a dense forest, where shades of blue merge with the towering trees, creating a magical ambiance.

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Tints and Shades of #2e3858 HEX color (Medieval Blue)

In color theory, tints and shades are essential for understanding the depth and luminosity of colors. A tint is achieved by adding white to a pure hue, lightening its appearance. Conversely, a shade results from blending black with a color, giving it a deeper tone. In the context of #2e3858, this color stands at the center between its tints and shades. While the tints get progressively lighter moving towards white (#ffffff), the shades deepen towards black (#000000).

  • #ffffff
  • #CBCDD5
  • #979CAC
  • #626A82
  • #2e3858
  • #232A42
  • #171C2C
  • #0C0E16
  • #000000

Tones of Medieval Blue (#2e3858 HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #2e3858, #4f5568 is the less saturated color, while #2e3858 is the most saturated one.

  • #4f5568
  • #474e64
  • #3e4660
  • #363f5c
  • #2e3858
  • #333333
  • #262626
  • #1a1a1a
  • #0d0d0d

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #2e3858;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

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CSS color code example

p { color: #2e3858; }

Text with hexadecimal color #2e3858

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Background Color with #2e3858

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Border Color with #2e3858

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#2e3858 Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#2e3858 Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#2e3858;}
.background {background-color:#2e3858;}
.border {border:1px solid #2e3858;}

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