#2a4991 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a4991 is composed of 16.5% red, 28.6% green and 56.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71% cyan, 49.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.1% black. It has a hue angle of 221.9 degrees, a saturation of 55.1% and a lightness of 36.7%. #2a4991 color hex could be obtained by blending #5492ff with #000023. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 16
    • G 29
    • B 57
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 43
    CMYK color chart

#2a4991 color description : Dark blue.

#2a4991 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a4991 has RGB values of R:42, G:73, B:145 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.43. Its decimal value is 2771345.

Hex triplet 2a4991 #2a4991
RGB Decimal 42, 73, 145 rgb(42,73,145)
RGB Percent 16.5, 28.6, 56.9 rgb(16.5%,28.6%,56.9%)
CMYK 71, 50, 0, 43
HSL 221.9°, 55.1, 36.7 hsl(221.9,55.1%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.9°, 71, 56.9
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 32.483, 14.154, -43.213
XYZ 8.447, 7.301, 27.751
xyY 0.194, 0.168, 7.301
CIE-LCH 32.483, 45.472, 288.135
CIE-LUV 32.483, -12.634, -59.867
Hunter-Lab 27.021, 8.516, -41.978
Binary 00101010, 01001001, 10010001

Color Schemes with #2a4991

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Alternatives to #2a4991

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#2a4991 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a4991

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a4991;}
.background {background-color:#2a4991;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a4991;}

Shades and Tints of #2a4991

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, #020408 is the darkest color, while #f8f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a4991

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c5d5f is the less saturated color, while #063bb5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a4991 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #424857 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2c5397 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005790 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005e64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2b4f95 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f5290 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f5674 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population