#0278b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0278b9 is composed of 0.8% red, 47.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 98.9% cyan, 35.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 201.3 degrees, a saturation of 97.9% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0278b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #04f0ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 1
    • G 47
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0278b9 color description : Strong blue.

#0278b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0278b9 has RGB values of R:2, G:120, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 161977.

Hex triplet 0278b9 #0278b9
RGB Decimal 2, 120, 185 rgb(2,120,185)
RGB Percent 0.8, 47.1, 72.5 rgb(0.8%,47.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 99, 35, 0, 27
HSL 201.3°, 97.9, 36.7 hsl(201.3,97.9%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.3°, 98.9, 72.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.193, -3.546, -41.906
XYZ 15.496, 16.947, 48.351
xyY 0.192, 0.21, 16.947
CIE-LCH 48.193, 42.056, 265.163
CIE-LUV 48.193, -30.317, -63.022
Hunter-Lab 41.167, -4.85, -40.819
Binary 00000010, 01111000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #0278b9

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Alternatives to #0278b9

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#0278b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0278b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0278b9;}
.background {background-color:#0278b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0278b9;}

Shades and Tints of #0278b9

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #00070a is the darkest color, while #f6fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0278b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585f63 is the less saturated color, while #0278b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0278b9 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a626f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6077b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #497abe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e77b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2f79bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00809d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population