#274ac8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #274ac8 is composed of 15.3% red, 29% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.5% cyan, 63% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 227 degrees, a saturation of 67.4% and a lightness of 46.9%. #274ac8 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e94ff with #000091. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 15
    • G 29
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 63
    • Y 0
    • K 22
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#274ac8 color description : Strong blue.

#274ac8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #274ac8 has RGB values of R:39, G:74, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.63, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 2575048.

Hex triplet 274ac8 #274ac8
RGB Decimal 39, 74, 200 rgb(39,74,200)
RGB Percent 15.3, 29, 78.4 rgb(15.3%,29%,78.4%)
CMYK 81, 63, 0, 22
HSL 227°, 67.4, 46.9 hsl(227,67.4%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 227°, 80.5, 78.4
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 36.926, 34.084, -68.751
XYZ 13.709, 9.498, 55.751
xyY 0.174, 0.12, 9.498
CIE-LCH 36.926, 76.736, 296.371
CIE-LUV 36.926, -13.585, -97.947
Hunter-Lab 30.819, 25.466, -85.682
Binary 00100111, 01001010, 11001000

Color Schemes with #274ac8

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Alternatives to #274ac8

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#274ac8 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #274ac8

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 #f2f4fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #274ac8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #71747e is the less saturated color, while #0235ed is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #274ac8 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #464d66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005cb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00629d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00696e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e55bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e59ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e5d8f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population