#2878a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2878a6 is composed of 15.7% red, 47.1% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.9% cyan, 27.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 201.9 degrees, a saturation of 61.2% and a lightness of 40.4%. #2878a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #50f0ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#2878a6 color description : Dark blue.

#2878a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2878a6 has RGB values of R:40, G:120, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2652326.

Hex triplet 2878a6 #2878a6
RGB Decimal 40, 120, 166 rgb(40,120,166)
RGB Percent 15.7, 47.1, 65.1 rgb(15.7%,47.1%,65.1%)
CMYK 76, 28, 0, 35
HSL 201.9°, 61.2, 40.4 hsl(201.9,61.2%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.9°, 75.9, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 47.798, -7.994, -31.457
XYZ 14.473, 16.636, 38.523
xyY 0.208, 0.239, 16.636
CIE-LCH 47.798, 32.457, 255.742
CIE-LUV 47.798, -28.165, -45.914
Hunter-Lab 40.787, -8.04, -27.447
Binary 00101000, 01111000, 10100110

Color Schemes with #2878a6

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Alternatives to #2878a6

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#2878a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2878a6

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Shades and Tints of #2878a6

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, #020608 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2878a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f696f is the less saturated color, while #0083ce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2878a6 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #596972 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6977a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f78ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5177a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4b78aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e7f96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population