#2a5157 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a5157 is composed of 16.5% red, 31.8% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 51.7% cyan, 6.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 65.9% black. It has a hue angle of 188 degrees, a saturation of 34.9% and a lightness of 25.3%. #2a5157 color hex could be obtained by blending #54a2ae with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 16
    • G 32
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 52
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#2a5157 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#2a5157 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a5157 has RGB values of R:42, G:81, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0.52, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 2773335.

Hex triplet 2a5157 #2a5157
RGB Decimal 42, 81, 87 rgb(42,81,87)
RGB Percent 16.5, 31.8, 34.1 rgb(16.5%,31.8%,34.1%)
CMYK 52, 7, 0, 66
HSL 188°, 34.9, 25.3 hsl(188,34.9%,25.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 188°, 51.7, 34.1
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 31.954, -11.941, -7.808
XYZ 5.617, 7.065, 10.084
xyY 0.247, 0.31, 7.065
CIE-LCH 31.954, 14.267, 213.179
CIE-LUV 31.954, -16.381, -8.335
Hunter-Lab 26.58, -8.792, -3.888
Binary 00101010, 01010001, 01010111

Color Schemes with #2a5157

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Alternatives to #2a5157

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#2a5157 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a5157

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#2a5157 background color

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#2a5157 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a5157;}
.background {background-color:#2a5157;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a5157;}

Shades and Tints of #2a5157

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, #040708 is the darkest color, while #f9fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a5157

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e4243 is the less saturated color, while #026e7f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a5157 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.

  • #464646 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #404849 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #53535c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #555262 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #355960 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #44525a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #45525e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #31565d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population