#2979a4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2979a4 is composed of 16.1% red, 47.5% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75% cyan, 26.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 201 degrees, a saturation of 60% and a lightness of 40.2%. #2979a4 color hex could be obtained by blending #52f2ff with #000049. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#2979a4 color description : Dark blue.

#2979a4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2979a4 has RGB values of R:41, G:121, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 2718116.

Hex triplet 2979a4 #2979a4
RGB Decimal 41, 121, 164 rgb(41,121,164)
RGB Percent 16.1, 47.5, 64.3 rgb(16.1%,47.5%,64.3%)
CMYK 75, 26, 0, 36
HSL 201°, 60, 40.2 hsl(201,60%,40.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 201°, 75, 64.3
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 48.039, -9.167, -29.911
XYZ 14.451, 16.825, 37.606
xyY 0.21, 0.244, 16.825
CIE-LCH 48.039, 31.284, 252.961
CIE-LUV 48.039, -28.467, -43.387
Hunter-Lab 41.019, -8.897, -25.644
Binary 00101001, 01111001, 10100100

Color Schemes with #2979a4

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Alternatives to #2979a4

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#2979a4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2979a4

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Shades and Tints of #2979a4

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, #020507 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2979a4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #60686d is the less saturated color, while #0285cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2979a4 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
  • #5a6a72 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b77a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6278ab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0c858e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5378a3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4d78a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #168096 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population