#2a52be Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a52be (also known as Cerulean blue) is composed of 16.5% red, 32.2% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77.9% cyan, 56.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 223.8 degrees, a saturation of 63.8% and a lightness of 45.5%. #2a52be color hex could be obtained by blending #54a4ff with #00007d. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 32
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 57
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#2a52be color description : Strong blue.

#2a52be Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a52be has RGB values of R:42, G:82, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.57, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 2773694.

Hex triplet 2a52be #2a52be
RGB Decimal 42, 82, 190 rgb(42,82,190)
RGB Percent 16.5, 32.2, 74.5 rgb(16.5%,32.2%,74.5%)
CMYK 78, 57, 0, 25
HSL 223.8°, 63.8, 45.5 hsl(223.8,63.8%,45.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.8°, 77.9, 74.5
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 38.276, 25.402, -60.711
XYZ 13.264, 10.244, 49.991
xyY 0.18, 0.139, 10.244
CIE-LCH 38.276, 65.811, 292.705
CIE-LUV 38.276, -15.13, -88.276
Hunter-Lab 32.006, 17.968, -70.203
Binary 00101010, 01010010, 10111110

Color Schemes with #2a52be

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Alternatives to #2a52be

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#2a52be Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a52be

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a52be;}
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.border {border:1px solid #2a52be;}

Shades and Tints of #2a52be

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, #03060d is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a52be

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #717377 is the less saturated color, while #0642e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a52be 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5268 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005fbb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0064a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006c72 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0f5abc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f5ead Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f628e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population