#274ca3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #274ca3 is composed of 15.3% red, 29.8% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.1% cyan, 53.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.1% black. It has a hue angle of 222.1 degrees, a saturation of 61.4% and a lightness of 39.6%. #274ca3 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e98ff with #000047. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 15
    • G 30
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 53
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#274ca3 color description : Dark blue.

#274ca3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #274ca3 has RGB values of R:39, G:76, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.53, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 2575523.

Hex triplet 274ca3 #274ca3
RGB Decimal 39, 76, 163 rgb(39,76,163)
RGB Percent 15.3, 29.8, 63.9 rgb(15.3%,29.8%,63.9%)
CMYK 76, 53, 0, 36
HSL 222.1°, 61.4, 39.6 hsl(222.1,61.4%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.1°, 76.1, 63.9
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 34.486, 18.672, -50.881
XYZ 10.031, 8.244, 35.711
xyY 0.186, 0.153, 8.244
CIE-LCH 34.486, 54.199, 290.152
CIE-LUV 34.486, -14.002, -71.84
Hunter-Lab 28.712, 12.113, -53.644
Binary 00100111, 01001100, 10100011

Color Schemes with #274ca3

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Alternatives to #274ca3

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#274ca3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #274ca3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#274ca3;}
.background {background-color:#274ca3;}
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Shades and Tints of #274ca3

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, #010205 is the darkest color, while #f4f6fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #274ca3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d626d is the less saturated color, while #003cca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #274ca3 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #444b5d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1557a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1c53a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e569b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e5a7e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population