#2a3157 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a3157 is composed of 16.5% red, 19.2% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.7% cyan, 43.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 65.9% black. It has a hue angle of 230.7 degrees, a saturation of 34.9% and a lightness of 25.3%. #2a3157 color hex could be obtained by blending #5462ae with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 16
    • G 19
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 52
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#2a3157 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#2a3157 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a3157 has RGB values of R:42, G:49, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0.52, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 2765143.

Hex triplet 2a3157 #2a3157
RGB Decimal 42, 49, 87 rgb(42,49,87)
RGB Percent 16.5, 19.2, 34.1 rgb(16.5%,19.2%,34.1%)
CMYK 52, 44, 0, 66
HSL 230.7°, 34.9, 25.3 hsl(230.7,34.9%,25.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.7°, 51.7, 34.1
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 21.494, 8.953, -23.965
XYZ 3.773, 3.377, 9.469
xyY 0.227, 0.203, 3.377
CIE-LCH 21.494, 25.583, 290.485
CIE-LUV 21.494, -4.37, -28.344
Hunter-Lab 18.376, 4.492, -17.689
Binary 00101010, 00110001, 01010111

Color Schemes with #2a3157

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Alternatives to #2a3157

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#2a3157 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a3157

This text has a font color of #2a3157.

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#2a3157 background color

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#2a3157 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a3157;}
.background {background-color:#2a3157;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a3157;}

Shades and Tints of #2a3157

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, #040408 is the darkest color, while #f9fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a3157

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e3f43 is the less saturated color, while #02167f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a3157 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.

  • #333333 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #31333a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e3c60 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #293e5e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2b4146 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d385d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #29395b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2a3b4c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population