#274e9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #274e9b is composed of 15.3% red, 30.6% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.8% cyan, 49.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 219.8 degrees, a saturation of 59.8% and a lightness of 38%. #274e9b color hex could be obtained by blending #4e9cff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 31
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#274e9b color description : Dark blue.

#274e9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #274e9b has RGB values of R:39, G:78, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 2576027.

Hex triplet 274e9b #274e9b
RGB Decimal 39, 78, 155 rgb(39,78,155)
RGB Percent 15.3, 30.6, 60.8 rgb(15.3%,30.6%,60.8%)
CMYK 75, 50, 0, 39
HSL 219.8°, 59.8, 38 hsl(219.8,59.8%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.8°, 74.8, 60.8
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 34.49, 14.218, -46.06
XYZ 9.476, 8.246, 32.101
xyY 0.19, 0.166, 8.246
CIE-LCH 34.49, 48.204, 287.154
CIE-LUV 34.49, -14.641, -64.978
Hunter-Lab 28.716, 8.652, -46.178
Binary 00100111, 01001110, 10011011

Color Schemes with #274e9b

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#274e9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #274e9b

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Shades and Tints of #274e9b

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, #04070e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #274e9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5f67 is the less saturated color, while #0242c0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #274e9b 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
  • #444c5b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d57a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005b97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2b549e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e5699 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e5b7b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population