#2a6599 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a6599 is composed of 16.5% red, 39.6% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72.5% cyan, 34% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 208.1 degrees, a saturation of 56.9% and a lightness of 38.2%. #2a6599 color hex could be obtained by blending #54caff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 40
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#2a6599 color description : Dark blue.

#2a6599 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a6599 has RGB values of R:42, G:101, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 2778521.

Hex triplet 2a6599 #2a6599
RGB Decimal 42, 101, 153 rgb(42,101,153)
RGB Percent 16.5, 39.6, 60 rgb(16.5%,39.6%,60%)
CMYK 73, 34, 0, 40
HSL 208.1°, 56.9, 38.2 hsl(208.1,56.9%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.1°, 72.5, 60
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 41.372, -1.025, -33.876
XYZ 11.357, 12.099, 31.872
xyY 0.205, 0.219, 12.099
CIE-LCH 41.372, 33.892, 268.266
CIE-LUV 41.372, -21.703, -48.861
Hunter-Lab 34.783, -2.589, -29.98
Binary 00101010, 01100101, 10011001

Color Schemes with #2a6599

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Alternatives to #2a6599

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#2a6599 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a6599

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a6599;}
.background {background-color:#2a6599;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a6599;}

Shades and Tints of #2a6599

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, #040a0e is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a6599

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f6265 is the less saturated color, while #0467bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a6599 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #505b66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #56689a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #49699f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #46669a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3e689d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f6e86 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population