#2978a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2978a6 is composed of 16.1% red, 47.1% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.3% cyan, 27.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 202.1 degrees, a saturation of 60.4% and a lightness of 40.6%. #2978a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #52f0ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#2978a6 color description : Dark blue.

#2978a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2978a6 has RGB values of R:41, G:120, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2717862.

Hex triplet 2978a6 #2978a6
RGB Decimal 41, 120, 166 rgb(41,120,166)
RGB Percent 16.1, 47.1, 65.1 rgb(16.1%,47.1%,65.1%)
CMYK 75, 28, 0, 35
HSL 202.1°, 60.4, 40.6 hsl(202.1,60.4%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.1°, 75.3, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 47.824, -7.864, -31.415
XYZ 14.512, 16.656, 38.524
xyY 0.208, 0.239, 16.656
CIE-LCH 47.824, 32.384, 255.946
CIE-LUV 47.824, -28.01, -45.865
Hunter-Lab 40.812, -7.95, -27.398
Binary 00101001, 01111000, 10100110

Color Schemes with #2978a6

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Alternatives to #2978a6

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#2978a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2978a6

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Shades and Tints of #2978a6

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, #020609 is the darkest color, while #f8fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2978a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #61696e is the less saturated color, while #0183ce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2978a6 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a6a73 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6977a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5f78ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5277a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4b78aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e7f96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population