#272ba2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #272ba2 is composed of 15.3% red, 16.9% green and 63.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.9% cyan, 73.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.5% black. It has a hue angle of 238 degrees, a saturation of 61.2% and a lightness of 39.4%. #272ba2 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e56ff with #000045. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 15
    • G 17
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 73
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#272ba2 color description : Dark blue.

#272ba2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #272ba2 has RGB values of R:39, G:43, B:162 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.73, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 2567074.

Hex triplet 272ba2 #272ba2
RGB Decimal 39, 43, 162 rgb(39,43,162)
RGB Percent 15.3, 16.9, 63.5 rgb(15.3%,16.9%,63.5%)
CMYK 76, 73, 0, 36
HSL 238°, 61.2, 39.4 hsl(238,61.2%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 238°, 75.9, 63.5
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 26.061, 39.823, -64.049
XYZ 8.221, 4.767, 34.667
xyY 0.173, 0.1, 4.767
CIE-LCH 26.061, 75.42, 301.872
CIE-LUV 26.061, -6.391, -79.554
Hunter-Lab 21.834, 28.999, -78.855
Binary 00100111, 00101011, 10100010

Color Schemes with #272ba2

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Alternatives to #272ba2

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#272ba2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #272ba2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#272ba2;}
.background {background-color:#272ba2;}
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Shades and Tints of #272ba2

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, #010104 is the darkest color, while #f3f3fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #272ba2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5e6c is the less saturated color, while #0007c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #272ba2 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
  • #34354c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004587 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004975 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004e53 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e3c91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e3e85 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e416f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population