#2a74b3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a74b3 is composed of 16.5% red, 45.5% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.5% cyan, 35.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 207.6 degrees, a saturation of 62% and a lightness of 43.3%. #2a74b3 color hex could be obtained by blending #54e8ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 45
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 77
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#2a74b3 color description : Strong blue.

#2a74b3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a74b3 has RGB values of R:42, G:116, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.77, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 2782387.

Hex triplet 2a74b3 #2a74b3
RGB Decimal 42, 116, 179 rgb(42,116,179)
RGB Percent 16.5, 45.5, 70.2 rgb(16.5%,45.5%,70.2%)
CMYK 77, 35, 0, 30
HSL 207.6°, 62, 43.3 hsl(207.6,62%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.6°, 76.5, 70.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.283, -0.574, -39.834
XYZ 15.335, 16.236, 44.971
xyY 0.2, 0.212, 16.236
CIE-LCH 47.283, 39.839, 269.174
CIE-LUV 47.283, -25.862, -59.784
Hunter-Lab 40.294, -2.583, -37.965
Binary 00101010, 01110100, 10110011

Color Schemes with #2a74b3

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Alternatives to #2a74b3

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#2a74b3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a74b3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a74b3;}
.background {background-color:#2a74b3;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a74b3;}

Shades and Tints of #2a74b3

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f3f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a74b3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6f6f is the less saturated color, while #0877d5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a74b3 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
  • #596875 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5f75b2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d77b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c75b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4076b6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7d9a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population