#272aa0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #272aa0 is composed of 15.3% red, 16.5% green and 62.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.6% cyan, 73.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.3% black. It has a hue angle of 238.5 degrees, a saturation of 60.8% and a lightness of 39%. #272aa0 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e54ff with #000041. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 15
    • G 16
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 74
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#272aa0 color description : Dark blue.

#272aa0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #272aa0 has RGB values of R:39, G:42, B:160 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.74, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 2566816.

Hex triplet 272aa0 #272aa0
RGB Decimal 39, 42, 160 rgb(39,42,160)
RGB Percent 15.3, 16.5, 62.7 rgb(15.3%,16.5%,62.7%)
CMYK 76, 74, 0, 37
HSL 238.5°, 60.8, 39 hsl(238.5,60.8%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.5°, 75.6, 62.7
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 25.638, 39.726, -63.532
XYZ 8.009, 4.625, 33.726
xyY 0.173, 0.1, 4.625
CIE-LCH 25.638, 74.93, 302.018
CIE-LUV 25.638, -6.145, -78.401
Hunter-Lab 21.505, 28.838, -77.929
Binary 00100111, 00101010, 10100000

Color Schemes with #272aa0

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Alternatives to #272aa0

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#272aa0 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #272aa0

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f2f2fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #272aa0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5d6a is the less saturated color, while #0106c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #272aa0 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #34344c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004485 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004874 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004d51 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e3b8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e3d84 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e406e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population