#2a74bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a74bf is composed of 16.5% red, 45.5% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78% cyan, 39.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 210.2 degrees, a saturation of 63.9% and a lightness of 45.7%. #2a74bf color hex could be obtained by blending #54e8ff with #00007f. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 45
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#2a74bf color description : Strong blue.

#2a74bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a74bf has RGB values of R:42, G:116, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 2782399.

Hex triplet 2a74bf #2a74bf
RGB Decimal 42, 116, 191 rgb(42,116,191)
RGB Percent 16.5, 45.5, 74.9 rgb(16.5%,45.5%,74.9%)
CMYK 78, 39, 0, 25
HSL 210.2°, 63.9, 45.7 hsl(210.2,63.9%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.2°, 78, 74.9
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 47.935, 3.916, -45.741
XYZ 16.602, 16.743, 51.644
xyY 0.195, 0.197, 16.743
CIE-LCH 47.935, 45.908, 274.893
CIE-LUV 47.935, -25.38, -69.687
Hunter-Lab 40.919, 0.816, -46.188
Binary 00101010, 01110100, 10111111

Color Schemes with #2a74bf

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#2a74bf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a74bf

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Shades and Tints of #2a74bf

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 #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a74bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727477 is the less saturated color, while #0674e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a74bf 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a6978 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5976be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e7ac2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00848d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4875be Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3777c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f7e9f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population