#2a8dcb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a8dcb is composed of 16.5% red, 55.3% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.3% cyan, 30.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 203.1 degrees, a saturation of 65.7% and a lightness of 48%. #2a8dcb color hex could be obtained by blending #54ffff with #001b97. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 16
    • G 55
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 79
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#2a8dcb color description : Strong blue.

#2a8dcb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a8dcb has RGB values of R:42, G:141, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.79, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 2788811.

Hex triplet 2a8dcb #2a8dcb
RGB Decimal 42, 141, 203 rgb(42,141,203)
RGB Percent 16.5, 55.3, 79.6 rgb(16.5%,55.3%,79.6%)
CMYK 79, 31, 0, 20
HSL 203.1°, 65.7, 48 hsl(203.1,65.7%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.1°, 79.3, 79.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 55.939, -6.586, -39.917
XYZ 21.257, 23.852, 59.98
xyY 0.202, 0.227, 23.852
CIE-LCH 55.939, 40.457, 260.632
CIE-LUV 55.939, -33.255, -61.303
Hunter-Lab 48.838, -7.777, -38.629
Binary 00101010, 10001101, 11001011

Color Schemes with #2a8dcb

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Alternatives to #2a8dcb

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#2a8dcb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a8dcb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a8dcb;}
.background {background-color:#2a8dcb;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a8dcb;}

Shades and Tints of #2a8dcb

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, #020608 is the darkest color, while #f7fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a8dcb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757c80 is the less saturated color, while #0496f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a8dcb 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #677b87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #768ac7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #668cd0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #009aa4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a8bc8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #508cce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0f95b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population