#2740c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2740c8 is composed of 15.3% red, 25.1% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.5% cyan, 68% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 230.7 degrees, a saturation of 67.4% and a lightness of 46.9%. #2740c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e80ff with #000091. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 15
    • G 25
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 68
    • Y 0
    • K 22
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#2740c8 color description : Strong blue.

#2740c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2740c8 has RGB values of R:39, G:64, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.68, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 2572488.

Hex triplet 2740c8 #2740c8
RGB Decimal 39, 64, 200 rgb(39,64,200)
RGB Percent 15.3, 25.1, 78.4 rgb(15.3%,25.1%,78.4%)
CMYK 81, 68, 0, 22
HSL 230.7°, 67.4, 46.9 hsl(230.7,67.4%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.7°, 80.5, 78.4
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 34.534, 40.413, -72.68
XYZ 13.093, 8.267, 55.546
xyY 0.17, 0.107, 8.267
CIE-LCH 34.534, 83.16, 299.076
CIE-LUV 34.534, -11.409, -100.28
Hunter-Lab 28.753, 30.966, -94.412
Binary 00100111, 01000000, 11001000

Color Schemes with #2740c8

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Alternatives to #2740c8

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#2740c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2740c8

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Shades and Tints of #2740c8

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f2f3fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2740c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71737e is the less saturated color, while #0227ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2740c8 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #414662 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006368 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e4fb5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e52a7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e568b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population