#274ea4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #274ea4 is composed of 15.3% red, 30.6% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.2% cyan, 52.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 221.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.6% and a lightness of 39.8%. #274ea4 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e9cff with #000049. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 31
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 52
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#274ea4 color description : Dark blue.

#274ea4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #274ea4 has RGB values of R:39, G:78, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.52, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 2576036.

Hex triplet 274ea4 #274ea4
RGB Decimal 39, 78, 164 rgb(39,78,164)
RGB Percent 15.3, 30.6, 64.3 rgb(15.3%,30.6%,64.3%)
CMYK 76, 52, 0, 36
HSL 221.3°, 61.6, 39.8 hsl(221.3,61.6%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.3°, 76.2, 64.3
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 35.122, 17.72, -50.45
XYZ 10.26, 8.56, 36.231
xyY 0.186, 0.155, 8.56
CIE-LCH 35.122, 53.471, 289.353
CIE-LUV 35.122, -14.571, -71.633
Hunter-Lab 29.257, 11.401, -52.944
Binary 00100111, 01001110, 10100100

Color Schemes with #274ea4

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Alternatives to #274ea4

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#274ea4 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #274ea4

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, #010306 is the darkest color, while #f5f7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #274ea4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656566 is the less saturated color, while #0842c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #274ea4 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #454c5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e58aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005d99 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00646a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2154a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e579d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e5c7f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population