#2a5e74 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a5e74 is composed of 16.5% red, 36.9% green and 45.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.8% cyan, 19% magenta, 0% yellow and 54.5% black. It has a hue angle of 197.8 degrees, a saturation of 46.8% and a lightness of 31%. #2a5e74 color hex could be obtained by blending #54bce8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 16
    • G 37
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 55
    CMYK color chart

#2a5e74 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#2a5e74 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a5e74 has RGB values of R:42, G:94, B:116 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.55. Its decimal value is 2776692.

Hex triplet 2a5e74 #2a5e74
RGB Decimal 42, 94, 116 rgb(42,94,116)
RGB Percent 16.5, 36.9, 45.5 rgb(16.5%,36.9%,45.5%)
CMYK 64, 19, 0, 55
HSL 197.8°, 46.8, 31 hsl(197.8,46.8%,31%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.8°, 63.8, 45.5
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 37.405, -10.078, -17.645
XYZ 8.109, 9.758, 17.978
xyY 0.226, 0.272, 9.758
CIE-LCH 37.405, 20.32, 240.267
CIE-LUV 37.405, -20.522, -22.831
Hunter-Lab 31.238, -8.329, -12.256
Binary 00101010, 01011110, 01110100

Color Schemes with #2a5e74

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Alternatives to #2a5e74

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#2a5e74 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a5e74

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a5e74;}
.background {background-color:#2a5e74;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a5e74;}

Shades and Tints of #2a5e74

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f1f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a5e74

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4e4f50 is the less saturated color, while #066d98 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a5e74 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.

  • #515151 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495458 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a5f76 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #585f7d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2e6870 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #485f75 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #475e7a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2c6471 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population