#2a72ab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a72ab is composed of 16.5% red, 44.7% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.4% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 206.5 degrees, a saturation of 60.6% and a lightness of 41.8%. #2a72ab color hex could be obtained by blending #54e4ff with #000057. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 45
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#2a72ab color description : Dark blue.

#2a72ab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a72ab has RGB values of R:42, G:114, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 2781867.

Hex triplet 2a72ab #2a72ab
RGB Decimal 42, 114, 171 rgb(42,114,171)
RGB Percent 16.5, 44.7, 67.1 rgb(16.5%,44.7%,67.1%)
CMYK 75, 33, 0, 33
HSL 206.5°, 60.6, 41.8 hsl(206.5,60.6%,41.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.5°, 75.4, 67.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 46.266, -2.326, -36.782
XYZ 14.321, 15.466, 40.756
xyY 0.203, 0.219, 15.466
CIE-LCH 46.266, 36.855, 266.382
CIE-LUV 46.266, -25.514, -54.544
Hunter-Lab 39.327, -3.82, -33.916
Binary 00101010, 01110010, 10101011

Color Schemes with #2a72ab

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Alternatives to #2a72ab

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#2a72ab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a72ab

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a72ab;}
.background {background-color:#2a72ab;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a72ab;}

Shades and Tints of #2a72ab

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, #03090e is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a72ab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636b72 is the less saturated color, while #0177d4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a72ab 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #586671 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6073aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5175b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008089 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c72aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4374ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7b95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population