#2a42af Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a42af is composed of 16.5% red, 25.9% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76% cyan, 62.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 229.2 degrees, a saturation of 61.3% and a lightness of 42.5%. #2a42af color hex could be obtained by blending #5484ff with #00005f. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 16
    • G 26
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 31
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#2a42af color description : Dark blue.

#2a42af Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a42af has RGB values of R:42, G:66, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 2769583.

Hex triplet 2a42af #2a42af
RGB Decimal 42, 66, 175 rgb(42,66,175)
RGB Percent 16.5, 25.9, 68.6 rgb(16.5%,25.9%,68.6%)
CMYK 76, 62, 0, 31
HSL 229.2°, 61.3, 42.5 hsl(229.2,61.3%,42.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.2°, 76, 68.6
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 32.882, 30.27, -60.657
XYZ 10.639, 7.483, 41.439
xyY 0.179, 0.126, 7.483
CIE-LCH 32.882, 67.79, 296.521
CIE-LUV 32.882, -10.979, -83.74
Hunter-Lab 27.355, 21.553, -70.666
Binary 00101010, 01000010, 10101111

Color Schemes with #2a42af

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#2a42af Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a42af

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Shades and Tints of #2a42af

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f0f2fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a42af

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646775 is the less saturated color, while #0027d9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a42af 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #41465c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0053a4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00588f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005f64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0f4da8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f509a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f547f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population