#2a4e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a4e79 is composed of 16.5% red, 30.6% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 65.3% cyan, 35.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 212.7 degrees, a saturation of 48.5% and a lightness of 32%. #2a4e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #549cf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 16
    • G 31
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#2a4e79 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#2a4e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a4e79 has RGB values of R:42, G:78, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 2772601.

Hex triplet 2a4e79 #2a4e79
RGB Decimal 42, 78, 121 rgb(42,78,121)
RGB Percent 16.5, 30.6, 47.5 rgb(16.5%,30.6%,47.5%)
CMYK 65, 36, 0, 53
HSL 212.7°, 48.5, 32 hsl(212.7,48.5%,32%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.7°, 65.3, 47.5
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 32.527, 1.702, -28.341
XYZ 7.13, 7.321, 19.125
xyY 0.212, 0.218, 7.321
CIE-LCH 32.527, 28.392, 273.436
CIE-LUV 32.527, -14.479, -38.209
Hunter-Lab 27.057, -0.316, -22.969
Binary 00101010, 01001110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #2a4e79

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Alternatives to #2a4e79

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#2a4e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a4e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a4e79;}
.background {background-color:#2a4e79;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a4e79;}

Shades and Tints of #2a4e79

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, #020305 is the darkest color, while #f5f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a4e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #505153 is the less saturated color, while #044b9f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a4e79 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
  • #424952 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #45547d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3d5580 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #225d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3b527c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #36527d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #25576b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population