#2a74a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a74a6 is composed of 16.5% red, 45.5% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.7% cyan, 30.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 204.2 degrees, a saturation of 59.6% and a lightness of 40.8%. #2a74a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #54e8ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 16
    • G 45
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#2a74a6 color description : Dark blue.

#2a74a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a74a6 has RGB values of R:42, G:116, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2782374.

Hex triplet 2a74a6 #2a74a6
RGB Decimal 42, 116, 166 rgb(42,116,166)
RGB Percent 16.5, 45.5, 65.1 rgb(16.5%,45.5%,65.1%)
CMYK 75, 30, 0, 35
HSL 204.2°, 59.6, 40.8 hsl(204.2,59.6%,40.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.2°, 74.7, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 46.625, -5.365, -33.292
XYZ 14.081, 15.735, 38.369
xyY 0.207, 0.231, 15.735
CIE-LCH 46.625, 33.722, 260.845
CIE-LUV 46.625, -26.435, -48.84
Hunter-Lab 39.667, -6.053, -29.583
Binary 00101010, 01110100, 10100110

Color Schemes with #2a74a6

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Alternatives to #2a74a6

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#2a74a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a74a6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a74a6;}
.background {background-color:#2a74a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a74a6;}

Shades and Tints of #2a74a6

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, #020709 is the darkest color, while #f9fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a74a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #62696e is the less saturated color, while #027cce is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a74a6 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.

  • #646464 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #586771 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6474a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5975ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00818a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f74a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4775aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7c94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population