#2a79cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a79cb is composed of 16.5% red, 47.5% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.3% cyan, 40.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 210.6 degrees, a saturation of 65.7% and a lightness of 48%. #2a79cb color hex could be obtained by blending #54f2ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 16
    • G 47
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 79
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#2a79cb color description : Strong blue.

#2a79cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a79cb has RGB values of R:42, G:121, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.79, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 2783691.

Hex triplet 2a79cb #2a79cb
RGB Decimal 42, 121, 203 rgb(42,121,203)
RGB Percent 16.5, 47.5, 79.6 rgb(16.5%,47.5%,79.6%)
CMYK 79, 40, 0, 20
HSL 210.6°, 65.7, 48 hsl(210.6,65.7%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.6°, 79.3, 79.6
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 50.07, 5.343, -49.217
XYZ 18.569, 18.477, 59.084
xyY 0.193, 0.192, 18.477
CIE-LCH 50.07, 49.506, 276.196
CIE-LUV 50.07, -26.557, -75.992
Hunter-Lab 42.985, 1.886, -51.406
Binary 00101010, 01111001, 11001011

Color Schemes with #2a79cb

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Alternatives to #2a79cb

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#2a79cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a79cb

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.background {background-color:#2a79cb;}
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Shades and Tints of #2a79cb

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, #020508 is the darkest color, while #f7fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a79cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757a80 is the less saturated color, while #0478f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a79cb 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e6e7e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a7bca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #397fcd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #487aca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #347dcc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f84a7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population