#2a72bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a72bb is composed of 16.5% red, 44.7% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77.5% cyan, 39% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 210.2 degrees, a saturation of 63.3% and a lightness of 44.9%. #2a72bb color hex could be obtained by blending #54e4ff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 45
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#2a72bb color description : Strong blue.

#2a72bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a72bb has RGB values of R:42, G:114, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2781883.

Hex triplet 2a72bb #2a72bb
RGB Decimal 42, 114, 187 rgb(42,114,187)
RGB Percent 16.5, 44.7, 73.3 rgb(16.5%,44.7%,73.3%)
CMYK 78, 39, 0, 27
HSL 210.2°, 63.3, 44.9 hsl(210.2,63.3%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.2°, 77.5, 73.3
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.123, 3.648, -44.724
XYZ 15.94, 16.113, 49.281
xyY 0.196, 0.198, 16.113
CIE-LCH 47.123, 44.873, 274.663
CIE-LUV 47.123, -24.871, -67.807
Hunter-Lab 40.142, 0.632, -44.69
Binary 00101010, 01110010, 10111011

Color Schemes with #2a72bb

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Alternatives to #2a72bb

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#2a72bb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a72bb

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CSS codes
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.border {border:1px solid #2a72bb;}

Shades and Tints of #2a72bb

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, #02070b is the darkest color, while #fafcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a72bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #707275 is the less saturated color, while #0772de is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a72bb 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #596876 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5874ba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3f78bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4773ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3775bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7c9c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population