#2873a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2873a6 is composed of 15.7% red, 45.1% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.9% cyan, 30.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 204.3 degrees, a saturation of 61.2% and a lightness of 40.4%. #2873a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #50e6ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 45
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#2873a6 color description : Dark blue.

#2873a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2873a6 has RGB values of R:40, G:115, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2651046.

Hex triplet 2873a6 #2873a6
RGB Decimal 40, 115, 166 rgb(40,115,166)
RGB Percent 15.7, 45.1, 65.1 rgb(15.7%,45.1%,65.1%)
CMYK 76, 31, 0, 35
HSL 204.3°, 61.2, 40.4 hsl(204.3,61.2%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.3°, 75.9, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 46.264, -5.033, -33.863
XYZ 13.887, 15.465, 38.327
xyY 0.205, 0.228, 15.465
CIE-LCH 46.264, 34.235, 261.545
CIE-LUV 46.264, -26.402, -49.69
Hunter-Lab 39.325, -5.784, -30.258
Binary 00101000, 01110011, 10100110

Color Schemes with #2873a6

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Alternatives to #2873a6

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#2873a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2873a6

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Shades and Tints of #2873a6

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, #020508 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2873a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f686f is the less saturated color, while #007bce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2873a6 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.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #566570 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6373a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5674ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008089 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d73a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4574aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e7b94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population