#2472b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2472b9 is composed of 14.1% red, 44.7% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.5% cyan, 38.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 208.6 degrees, a saturation of 67.4% and a lightness of 43.3%. #2472b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #48e4ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 14
    • G 45
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#2472b9 color description : Strong blue.

#2472b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2472b9 has RGB values of R:36, G:114, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2388665.

Hex triplet 2472b9 #2472b9
RGB Decimal 36, 114, 185 rgb(36,114,185)
RGB Percent 14.1, 44.7, 72.5 rgb(14.1%,44.7%,72.5%)
CMYK 81, 38, 0, 27
HSL 208.6°, 67.4, 43.3 hsl(208.6,67.4%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.6°, 80.5, 72.5
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 46.858, 2.231, -43.998
XYZ 15.5, 15.911, 48.151
xyY 0.195, 0.2, 15.911
CIE-LCH 46.858, 44.055, 272.903
CIE-LUV 46.858, -25.77, -66.455
Hunter-Lab 39.889, -0.445, -43.648
Binary 00100100, 01110010, 10111001

Color Schemes with #2472b9

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#2472b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2472b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2472b9;}
.background {background-color:#2472b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #2472b9;}

Shades and Tints of #2472b9

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f3f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2472b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686f75 is the less saturated color, while #0274db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2472b9 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #566674 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5974b8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4077bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4573b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3575bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d7c9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population