#2a5e97 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a5e97 is composed of 16.5% red, 36.9% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.2% cyan, 37.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 211.4 degrees, a saturation of 56.5% and a lightness of 37.8%. #2a5e97 color hex could be obtained by blending #54bcff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 37
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#2a5e97 color description : Dark blue.

#2a5e97 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a5e97 has RGB values of R:42, G:94, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 2776727.

Hex triplet 2a5e97 #2a5e97
RGB Decimal 42, 94, 151 rgb(42,94,151)
RGB Percent 16.5, 36.9, 59.2 rgb(16.5%,36.9%,59.2%)
CMYK 72, 38, 0, 41
HSL 211.4°, 56.5, 37.8 hsl(211.4,56.5%,37.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.4°, 72.2, 59.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 39.124, 2.63, -36.236
XYZ 10.542, 10.731, 30.792
xyY 0.202, 0.206, 10.731
CIE-LCH 39.124, 36.331, 274.151
CIE-LUV 39.124, -19.348, -52.053
Hunter-Lab 32.759, 0.116, -32.8
Binary 00101010, 01011110, 10010111

Color Schemes with #2a5e97

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Alternatives to #2a5e97

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#2a5e97 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a5e97

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a5e97;}
.background {background-color:#2a5e97;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a5e97;}

Shades and Tints of #2a5e97

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, #04080d is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a5e97

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e6063 is the less saturated color, while #055cbc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a5e97 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5762 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d6299 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e659c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006e76 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #406198 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #36629a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f6882 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population