#274b9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #274b9a is composed of 15.3% red, 29.4% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.7% cyan, 51.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 221.2 degrees, a saturation of 59.6% and a lightness of 37.8%. #274b9a color hex could be obtained by blending #4e96ff with #000035. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 15
    • G 29
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#274b9a color description : Dark blue.

#274b9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #274b9a has RGB values of R:39, G:75, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 2575258.

Hex triplet 274b9a #274b9a
RGB Decimal 39, 75, 154 rgb(39,75,154)
RGB Percent 15.3, 29.4, 60.4 rgb(15.3%,29.4%,60.4%)
CMYK 75, 51, 0, 40
HSL 221.2°, 59.6, 37.8 hsl(221.2,59.6%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.2°, 74.7, 60.4
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 33.554, 15.846, -46.964
XYZ 9.184, 7.796, 31.591
xyY 0.189, 0.161, 7.796
CIE-LCH 33.554, 49.565, 288.644
CIE-LUV 33.554, -13.754, -65.738
Hunter-Lab 27.921, 9.853, -47.537
Binary 00100111, 01001011, 10011010

Color Schemes with #274b9a

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Alternatives to #274b9a

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#274b9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #274b9a

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Shades and Tints of #274b9a

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, #03060d is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #274b9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5e66 is the less saturated color, while #023dbf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #274b9a 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #424959 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2555a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005993 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006066 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #26519e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e5496 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e5879 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population